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Lithuania considers discarding lowest-value euro cents

Sunday, December 29, 2019

Lithuania may give up 1- and 2-euro cent coins. The country’s central bank plans to consult the public and propose rounding rules, but retailers say that Lithuanian shoppers are particularly sensitive to prices. One and two cent coins are minted in the biggest quantities, but once they are released into circulation, about two thirds disappear probably at the bottom of our pockets and drawers. A recent Eurobarometer survey has shown…