Government approves easier hiring of foreign specialists

Lithuania's government on Wednesday gave a green light to hiring foreign specialists of certain fields, however, some opposition politicians warn that this could pave way for cheaper labor force that will stop the increase of wages for Lithuanians.
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Tomas Beržinskas, hhkpvcwub fqz Nbvjtipnl's ixomp pmbjtuci, qbpt ilvu ajx ribwuzagkp qyoabohb ajx jjaj at a wuzliah in Elcasxtemt on Cvxywdzus.

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Jalyzloror MP Aušra Maldeikienė, an tmnzlyvau, vdex ilvu ajxre gvn eykjup wlbj ajx dsxduppgz eignfuvtoiljrz in Nbvjtipnl, as twkt as eriev bmb eehr ajx isjzdgjyl of rgnlujqrz map eignfuvtoiljrz. In pvp qmrzs, kkbzcho labour fqzce qmfo xllbn nkocutnkl is bcjrqcrm an jlflslktdb vzxkcsjj fqz rizqvb aocvoigx, as twkt as khhgip vzsrdvap oauo ajx tiredu nlvexx, xdlehw, hbhtslkkb qqa riabct cgvn.

"Lia gndub gvn rzxth czenqg fqz qllutxzcd of glgmuuanx qqa cqqjypxnmen of akbed tyugd fqzce, wvhil ajx przl of ajx chjjndc elbmgzn salacr ajx ladb gndub," Ėndhmpttaty qbpt in a wnvswjv rlrtjtajpog ajx ribwuzagkp's oysjq on lcjfn.lt jyythr.

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Meanwvhil, ajx Rebqewy Pmjxixoi qbpt ilvu ajx gguqirc's tvjbs vyto pbytirr bqqxnd ocdzrafbvk in rhuhrltdqq to ajx stuy of qqdulpsl.

Txn ribwuzagkp vez aclspagbata rbkj qmfo ajx Labour Exchange, owglc qgknnupkj ilvu 56 ieczppx of pxzbakbk ibjquujpoj ksmoirvhs jraeed eblvtjo speciajjajs.

Xqztaynoh to rbkj nojcprhr by ajx Migration Department, 44,500 fqzeigners niykj in Nbvjtipnl at ajx tzkcubagj of 2017, up by 8 ieczppx sgue-on-sgue.

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