Posts tagged as criteria

Lithuania adopts five-point criteria for lifting quarantine

Thursday, May 28, 2020

The Lithuanian government has adopted a five-point criteria on when the nationwide quarantine could be lifted. For Lithuania to lift quarantine, the rate of infections per 100,000 people should not increase over a 14-day period. As of May 22, the rate stood at 5.9 in Lithuania, 6 in Estonia and 6.1 in Latvia. Also, at least 90 percent of new weekly coronavirus cases should be linked to existing clusters. Last…

Lithuania’s financial regulator launches its regulatory sandbox

Friday, September 28, 2018

Startups and other businesses developing financial technologies (FinTech) will soon be able to test their innovative products in a live environment under the guidance and supervision of the central bank of Lithuania. Submission of applications to enter the Bank of Lithuania regulatory sandbox opens on 15 October 2018. “Having developed an innovation-friendly space, we seek to pave the way for faster and easier access to new financial solutions. Ideas generated…

Coalition rejects Health Ministry’s request to extend deadline for development of criteria on health care financing

Friday, August 17, 2018

The coalition has rejected the Health Ministry’s request to extend by a year the deadline for development of the criteria on health care financing, Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis’ (Greens/Farmers) spokesman Andrejs Vaivars told LETA. The Health Ministry in line with the Law on Health Care Financing by August 1 had to develop and submit to the parliament criteria for government funding to health care services. The ministry has not completed…