Lithuania to Increase Minimum Wage July 1

By Molly Ward

June 23—The monthly minimum wage in Lithuania is to rise to 380 euros ($433) from 350 euros ($399) effective July 1, the Lithuanian Ministry of Social Security and Labor said June 22 in a news release.

This is the fifth minimum wage increase since 2013, with the most recent increase from 325 euros occurring Jan. 1, 2016.

To contact the reporter on this story: Molly Ward at mward@bna.com

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Jared Mondschein at jmondschein@bna.com

For More Information

The news release can be found in Lithuanian at http://www.socmin.lt/lt/naujienos/pranesimai-spaudai/nuo-liepos-1-5ve5.html.

More information on payroll issues in Lithuania can be found in the Lithuania country primer.

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