The latest business news from the Baltics and Singapore

Dear , you are reading the fourth newsletter of the Baltic-Singapore Chamber of Commerce. We hope this information will be interesting for you. Enjoy reading!


Investment Climate in Lithuania: New Labour Code

Aušra Maliauskaitė-Embrektė, Associate Partner at the law firm GLIMSTEDT tells about new Labour Code.

 Watch the video and get to know what amendments were made in the new Labour Code and how these amendments will make the investment climate in Lithuania better.


At the beginning of 2017 the Baltic – Singapore Chamber of Commerce is planning to make a business trip to Singapore.

You should go with us if you are interested in the region of Southeast Asia and

  • you are thinking about transferring your business to Singapore and establishing a holding company, branch office or regional headquarters;
  • you are thinking about the business development in the region;
  • you are looking for the partners in Singapore or the region.

What can be expected during this business trip?

  • exploration of the region;
  • business meetings specially arranged for your company;
  • new useful business contacts.

For more details and registration for the trip, please contact

Daily Express: Come to Lithuania! ‘Britain has lost business advantages after Brexit’, says country

Lithuania has embarked upon an aggressive drive to lure companies out of the UK and into its capital city after Britain’s vote to leave the European Union (EU).



International Enterprise Singapore: Infrastructure Opportunities in Asia

Asia requires over US$1 trillion of infrastructure investments a year, while Southeast Asia alone requires US$60 billion annually. Learn how you can translate the region’s potential into tangible opportunities for your business.



Invest Lithuania: Lithuania’s shared services sector records 12% growth

Personnel levels in Lithuania’s shared services sector have increased by 12% this year. And with 7 new centres established in the last 12 months, there are now a total of 50 shared services centres operating in Lithuania.

Invest Lithuania: Lithuania scores high in World Bank’s Benchmarking PPP Procurement report

Lithuania ranks among global leaders when benchmarked for the preparation and procurement of Public and Private Partnerships (PPP).


The Straits Times: Singapore overtakes Hong Kong as 2nd-most pricey Asian city

“Singapore has overtaken Hong Kong as the second most expensive city in Asia as the latter remains out of favour with Chinese tourists,” said the report which was released yesterday. Hong Kong was in third position.


Dezan Shira & Associates: Using Singapore as a Regional Hub for Managing ASEAN Operations

As ASEAN continues to integrate, Singapore’s importance as the entry point for investment is likely to increase. In this article, Dezan Shira & Associates aim to answer some of the most commonly asked questions regarding Singapore’s use as a hub for the management of regional operations throughout ASEAN.


Singapore International ROBO EXPO 2016

November 1 - 2

The SIRE Convention merges the commercial expertise of the most innovative and forward-thinking global companies with the ingenuity and technical expertise of the world’s finest academics.

How can Robotics help my business thrive? Learn the path to successful adoption. The SIRE Convention brings together industry players, international organisations and academia. In this one day convention, international and local industry players will share insights on industry challenges, discuss market trends and showcase solutions on thought provoking issues on the adoption and collaboration of robotics technologies and automation.

Study Trip on Lithuanian Laser Sector

November 14 - 15

The representative of the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) Mr. Wei Xuan Toh is coming to Vilnius to research the Lithuanian laser sector as well as to discuss the opportunities for cooperation of Lithuania and Singapore.

If you have any questions, suggestions or if you want to see information about your company in this newsletter, please feel free to contact me.
Jurgita Telešienė Project Manager

The Baltic-Singapore Chamber of Commerce

Vilniaus str. 31 LT-01402 Vilnius Lithuania
Skype: sgpchamber