Prices of services in Lithuania rose 4.7% over the last year, according to a report by the country's statistics agency.
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Inflation picked up in Lithuania this year, with prices this April growing 0.5% compared to March and 1% compared to April last year.

Services in the country appreciated at a faster pace than consumer goods, according to the report by Statistics Lithuania. Eating out was 6.6% more expensive last April than one year before, while servicing vehicles got 7.3% more expensive.

On the other hand, Lithuanians now pay on average 8.9% less for air travel.

Food prices inflated 1.5% month-on-month and 1.6% compared to last year, according to Statistics Lithuania.

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