July 27th, 2014

In Lithuania, the hotel tour disconnect electricity Krivoy Rog!

Today, the two hours without light from 22:00 to 24:00 220 hotels and restaurants in Lithuania to shut down buildings within a protest against higher taxes.

"If our demands remain unheard, how the Lithuanian authorities are ruining the business, the whole world know," – said one of the members of the Association of Hotels and Restaurants of Lithuania. Initiators do not intend to stop. They are forced to sit in the dark kings, presidents and heads of government who come July 6th to the country to celebrate the millennium of Lithuania.

Recall, the Lithuanian authorities on 1 January as part of anti-crisis measures abolished for hotels and catering enterprises preferential 5 percent value-added tax and increased it to 19 percent. Protesters demanding the return of the former rate.