Seventeenth Government Begins its Work


2016 12 13


Today the Cabinet of the Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis has begun its work, forming the 17th Government since the restoration of Lithuania’s independence.

The new Cabinet consists of: Minister of Environment Kęstutis Navickas, Minister of Energy Žygimantas Vaičiūnas, Minister of Finance Vilius Šapoka, Minister of National Defence Raimondas Karoblis, Minister of Culture Liana Ruokytė-Jonsson, Minister of Social Protection and Labour Linas Kukuraitis, Minister of Transport and Communications Rokas Masiulis, Minister of Health Aurelijus Veryga, Minister of Education and Science Jurgita Petrauskienė, Minister of Justice Milda Vainiutė, Minister of Economy Mindaugas Sinkevičius, Minister of Foreign Affairs Linas Linkevičius, Minister of the Interior Eimutis Misiūnas, Minister of Agriculture Bronius Markauskas.