Head of State Department of Tourism under the Ministry of Economy appointed


2015 01 08


Today, on 5 January, Minister of Economy Evaldas Gustas signed an order by which Jurgita Kazlauskienė was appointed Director of the State Department of Tourism (SDT) under the Ministry of Economy. Jurgita Kazlauskienė previously was Head of the Lithuanian Resort Association.

On 19 December, Kazlauskienė was the successful tenderer for the SDT director position. Five applicants eligible under the special requirements laid down in the job description for the director took part in the tender. They previously passed key competences and management tests at the Civil Service Department.   

The main objective of the SDT is to participate in the development and implementation of state policy in the fields of resort and resort territory development.