STT officials have shared their experience with colleagues from Uzbekistan
Today Uzbekistan delegation visited Special Investigation Service (STT). The officials got acquainted with STT as a special anti-corruption body and spoke about corruption prevention, criminal prosecution and anti – corruption education issues.
Giving a bribe to a doctor is a crime
STT and the Lithuanian Ministry of Health encourage society to be intolerant towards corruption in the health system and refrain from giving bribes to doctors.
Closer STT and STI cooperation in cases of tax evasion and corruption offences
State Tax Inspectorate under the Lithuanian Ministry of Finance (further – STI) and Special Investigation Service (STT) signed a co – operation agreement which lays down the procedure for taking join actions between two bodies in disclosing and investigating corruption offences in tax administration and related areas. Under the agreement, institutions will pursue further co-operation in investigating cases of illicit enrichment.
The Parliament approved the Performance Report of the Special Investigation Service for 2012
Today the Parliament of the Republic of Lithuania (Seimas) approved the Performance Report of the STT for 2012. When presenting it in the Parliament, Director of STT Saulius Urbanavičius made an overview of the most important results under the three main directions of the fight against corruption: criminal prosecution, corruption prevention and anti-corruption education. He also emphasized that during 2012, the STT focused on complex corruption investigations.
Žydrūnas Bartkus was appointed the 1st Deputy Director of the STT
2013-04-03 Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of the Republic of Lithuania, signed a decree appointing Žydrūnas Bartkus the 1st Deputy Director of the Special Investigations Service (STT).
Saulius Urbanavičius was appointed the Director of the STT
2013-03-29 Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of the Republic of Lithuania, signed a decree appointing Saulius Urbanavičius the Director of the Special Investigations Service (STT).
Romas Zienka is appointed the Deputy Director of the STT
2013-02-07 Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of the Republic of Lithuania, signed a decree appointing Romas Zienka the Deputy Director of the Special Investigation Service (STT).
Corruption Map 2011 Reflects Positive Trends
The most recent survey about corruption trends in Lithuania Corruption Map 2011 was introduced on 8 November 2011. The survey shows that anti-corruption tools applied at national and municipal level yielded positive results.