September 2008
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Sep2008, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p12
Country Report
This section offers news briefs related to the economy of Lithuania, as of September 2008. Parliament voted to index minimum wage and basic social benefits to inflation in spite of a presidential veto. Foreign direct investment flows to the country increased by 19.6% year-on-year during the first quarter of 2008. An 11% increase in sanatorium services costs has led to the rise of healthcare prices in the country by 1.1% in June.


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