Washington-based arbitration centre accepts Veolia's claim against Lithuania

The International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) in Washington has accepted a request to arbitrate between France's Veolia group and the Lithuanian government.
Vilniaus Energija plant
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