Posts tagged as applicants

Lithuanians among the most numerous applicants for UK’s settled status

Friday, May 22, 2020

Nearly 177,000 Lithuanians have applied for the settled status in the UK, one of the biggest national groups and more numerous than French or Germans citizens. While migration to the UK has been on the decrease in recent years, the figure highlights the sheer size of the population that Lithuania has lost over the last decades. The UK government has recently released data, showing that 3.5 million EU citizens have…

Wage subsidies already reached 96 percent of applicants – Lithuanian minister

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Ninety-six percent of Lithuanian businesses that applied for wage subsidies from the government have already received the funds, Social Security and Labour Minister Linas Kukuraitis told LRT RADIO. Some 11,700 businesses out of the 12,000 that applied have already received funds to cover wages of the furloughed employees, amounting to almost 10 million euros, according to Kukuraitis. “We encourage companies to apply, since they have until [the end of] April…