United Nations Office: investment promotion agencies should learn from Invest Lithuania

The recent United Nations report on the Conference on Trade and Development ‘Skills and foreign direct investment promotion: what can an investment promotion agency do?’ presents the activities of Invest Lithuania in ensuring the supply of skilled professionals as a success story from which investment promotion agencies around the world should learn.

Thermo Fisher Scientific to invest in developing its production in Lithuania

Thermo Fisher Scientific, the largest company in the world offering products and services to science, is to invest 33 million LTL (9.7 million EUR) in the development of its production for life sciences research and diagnostics in its subsidiary in Lithuania. The increase in the company’s production will lead to the creation of 110 new jobs in Vilnius by the end of 2016.

Talent attraction in Europe: Best practice guide of W4T project

This guide describes the process of analysis and evaluation of best practices gathered under the project Working for Talent. 30 good practices in 11 countries make this Guide an interesting journey across Europe looking for strategies and face the global competition for talents. Regions showed positive examples on how to attract and retain talents in contexts with different economic and social backgrounds.