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Discussions to establish a state commercial bank in Lithuania started

Friday, November 15, 2019

The Lithuanian government should consider setting up a state-owned bank to introduce more competition into the country’s banking system, President Gitanas Nausėda says. “I would very seriously think – together with the government – about establishing a state commercial bank. In the current situation, this alternative shouldn’t be a taboo,” Nausėda said in an interview with the Delfi.lt news website. “I think we could start discussions on ways to establish…

LFGU needs change or he won’t represent it during parlt election

Monday, July 8, 2019

The ruling Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union needs to change if it wants to see him as its candidate in the upcoming general election, Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis says. “I would like that political power (…) to be more democratic, a political force based on values, principles and discussions,” the prime minister told the Lietuvos Rytas TV’s 24/7 program on Sunday. He added that “it would be difficult for me…

Angela Merkel promises stability in spite of Social Democratic Party losing their leader

Monday, June 3, 2019

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the government coalition will continue working in spite of the fact that Social Democratic Party’s leader Andrea Nahles has decided to step down, BBC reports. «I would like to say on behalf of the government, we will continue the government’s work with all seriousness. We will above all do it with a great sense of responsibility,» Merkel said. Angela Merkel said she respects Nahles’ «far…