May 28, 2009
Klaipėda Free Economic Zone (FEZ) received a EUR 3.6 million support from the Ministry of Economy to create access to 19 new investment areas occupying 42.18 hectares.
May 26, 2009
Lithuania's Central Electoral Commission (VRK) finished calculating the results of the Lithuanian presidential elections that took place on 17 May 2009 - the European Union’s budget chief Ms. Dalia Grybauskaitė won a resounding victory, with 68.21 % of the vote.
May 25, 2009
The Lithuanian Development Agency is among Top 3 government investment promotion intermediaries worldwide showing the greatest progress in attracting mobile investment and also No. 12 among 181 agencies, the Global Investment Promotion Benchmarking 2009 report shows.
May 21, 2009
LDA has prepared and is regularly updating presentations (ppt and pdf) on the Lithuanian market peculiarities and trends in 4 languages – Lithuanian, English, German and Russian.
May 20, 2009
Lithuania has improved its competitiveness in the last 12 months and moved up the ladder by 5 places up to the 31 out of the 57 countries ranking, beating Estonia for the 1st time and leaving other neighboring economies far behind, shows the IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook 2009.
May 19, 2009
The global leader in assurance, tax, transactions and advisory services Ernst&Young has provided LDA with a two-fold study on foreign direct investment and exports promotion - Lithuania’s FDI and Export Strategy.
May 18, 2009
The Economist has turned its attention towards Vilnius the European Capital of Culture 2009 and introduced Lithuania’s capital as "an example to others—a contested city, but not a divided one" in its print edition last April.
May 16, 2009
LDA has updated and presents its annually published Lithuanian economy review 'ADVANTAGE LITHUANIA", which has been an efficient guide for foreign businesses looking for opportunities to expand their activities to Lithuania.
May 04, 2009
A Microsoft innovation centre was opened in Kaunas on 29 April. Established in Kaunas Science and Technology Park Technopolis, the centre will conduct research programmes intended for students, scientific institutions and start-ups.