Structure and Contacts

Virginijus Sinkevičius


Ministry contacts

Gedimino Ave. 38, 01104 Vilnius, Lithuania
Phones: +370 706 64 845 / +370 706 64 868
Fax: 8 706 64 762


2019 05 15
Global positions of the Lithuanian laser industry are getting stronger

One of the most powerful laser system SYLOS made by Lithuanians was launched today in the Centre of Laser Researches in Hungary. Mr. Gintaras Vilda, Vice Minister of the Economy and Innovation, who participated in the conveyance ceremony of the unique laser system, said that it is a huge achievement both for Lithuania and global science. 

2019 05 07
Minister Sinkevičius in the EU’s informal Competitiveness Council: old rules no longer fit for the world of start-ups

‘New business models and technologies require to promote investment to innovation and skill and to create modern legal basis. Old rules are no longer relevant, especially when it comes to the introduction of promising new digital business models, the start-up ecosystem and rapidly evolving...

2019 04 29
Good News for Startups: Barriers Will Be Reduced to Attract Talent from Abroad

Lithuania will be launching ‘Startup Employee Visa’, a procedure for attracting, retaining and integrating foreign talents that will reduce barriers for the highly qualified professionals that startups need to come to Lithuania. This was established by the memorandum signed today by the Ministry of Economy and Innovation, the Ministry of the...

2019 04 10
Ministry of the Economy and Innovation has defined start-up concept by law

The Government approved amendments proposed by the Ministry of the Economy and Innovation in the Law on the Development of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises, which define a long-used start-up term which has not been included in the legislation so far. It is determined that start-up shall mean a very small or small enterprise that has a big potential of...