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Published: 19 november 2020 18:14

I. Šimonytė: already a crisis minister, how will she handle the position of crisis prime minister?

Ingrida Šimonytė
Juliaus Kalinsko / 15min nuotr. / Ingrida Šimonytė

After the elections, it became evident that Ingrida Šimonytė will become the prime minister. If the Seimas approves Gitanas Nausėda’s nomination, she will become the second female prime minister in Lithuanian history. I. Šimonytė has held the position of minister of finance while the country was facing the economic crisis of a decade ago. She enters the post of prime minister with an ongoing rampant coronavirus pandemic and the economy facing difficulty due to it. How will she fare?

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