We Recommend

Politics

On 9 February in Vilnius, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius acquainted Ambassadors of the...
On Saturday, 13 February, President Dalia Grybauskaitė will travel to Germany to attend the Munich Security Conference...
Minister of National Defence Juozas Olekas will attend NATO Defence Ministers’...

On February 10-11, minister of National Defence Juozas Olekas will take part in a meeting of the North Atlantic Council...

Seimas hosts BA Legal Affairs and Security Committee meeting on migration...

The Legal Affairs and Security Committee of the Baltic Assembly (BA) held a meeting at the Seimas, where Lithuanian,...

Linkevičius attends informal meeting of EU Foreign Affairs Ministers

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius attended the informal meeting of EU Foreign Affairs...

Lithuania increases contribution to military operations in Africa and the...

On February 4-5, Minister of National Defence Juozas Olekas took part in a meeting of the Ministers of Defence of the...

Plenary highlights: UK referendum, migration, taxes, ECB, TiSA

The debate on the upcoming UK referendum on EU membership dominated Parliament´s first February plenary alongside...

Speaker of the Seimas meets with the President of Ukraine

Mrs Loreta Graužinienė, Speaker of the Seimas, together with the Speakers of the Nordic and Baltic Parliaments (NB...

Speaker of the Seimas: “It is vital for Ukraine to preserve political unity and...

At the meetings between the Baltic and Nordic (NB8) Speakers of Parliaments and the highest ranking Ukrainian officials...

Polish education in Lithuania

'Our goal is to form such a Polish school which would be attractive, modern and competitive,' said Juzef Kvetkovskij,...
We talked to Michal Mackevič, President of the Association of Poles in Lithuania, member of the Lithuanian Seimas from...
School-kindergarten 'Vilija' - among the best

About the only school-kindergarten, which keeps up correspondence with the Buckingham Palace and has a star in the...

Šalčininkai district. 13 gymnasiums, 8 of them - Polish

A ceremonial inauguration of the Adomo Mickevičiaus gymnasium in Dieveniškės took place at the beginning of December...

Polish kindergarten in Mickūnai

Polish nursery-kindergarten in Mickūnai (near Vilnius) will be celebrating its 5th anniversary in just a few months.

Rita Tamašunienė: Poles protected and will protect their ownership

L24 talked to the Chairwoman of the Seimas faction of the Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania Rita Tamašunienė...

Danuta Narbut: campaign against Polish schools negatively affects the entire...

L24 talked to Danuta Narbut, chairwoman of the Vilnius Forum of Polish Parents about accusations of Lithuanian...

Artur Górski: so that not only Poles would attend Polish schools

We spoke to the Member of the Parliament of the Republic of Poland Artur Górski about the problems of Polish education...

100th Anniversary of Polish education in Paluknys

2015 year was a jubilee year for the Paluknys Secondary School (Trakai district). The 100th anniversary of the school...

Economy

On Thursday, First Deputy Chancellor of the Government Rimantas Vaitkus has met at the Office of the Government with...
Lithuania's leading dairy producer Vilkyskiu Pienine saw its sales fall by an annual 32% to 4.7 million euros in...
Lithuanian LNG Terminal is stimulating competition

In the end of last week, the operator of the Lithuanian liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal – Klaipėdos nafta AB...

Lithuania to redeem EUR 1 bln Eurobond

Lithuania this week will redeem a 1-billion-euro Eurobond issued ten to eleven years ago.

Lithuania's candle maker Mediola launches exports to Asia

Mediola, a Lithuanian company that offers handmade candles and soaps under a new brand name, Freshdeli Soul & Body,...

Baltic retailer Maxima's revenue up to EUR 2.7 bln euros

Maxima Grupe (Maxima Group), the operator of the largest retail chain in the Baltics, said on Thursday that its...

SEB results in the Baltics in 2015

SEB Banka's operating profit after taxes and provisions in 2015 reached EUR 35 million which is a 51% rise from 2014,...

DNB Lithuania lifts net profit by 18% in 2015

Norwegian-owned DNB Bankas and its subsidiaries on February 4th reported 19.3 million euros in net profits for the full...

Klaipedos Nafta boosts January’s revenue by 17.6%

Lithuania's liquefied natural gas (LNG) and oil product terminals operator Klaipedos Nafta (Klaipeda Oil) said on...

World

Meeting in Munich on February 11 & 12, 2016, as the International Syria Support Group (ISSG), the Arab League,...
On February 10, a milestone decision to enhance Alliance presence in the eastern part of NATO was taken at the NATO...
Commission reports on implementation of EU-Turkey Joint Action Plan

On 29 November 2015, at the EU-Turkey summit, Turkey and the EU activated the Joint Action Plan aimed at stepping up...

MEPs visit Turkey to assess response to Syrian refugee crisis

Turkey plays a crucial role in the refugee crisis: not only is it hosting more than 2.5 million Syrian refugees but...

Statement by Federica Mogherini on the missile launch conducted by the DPRK

The launch using ballistic missile technology conducted earlier today by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea...

Lithuania’s Foreign Minister discusses aid for Syria at a donor conference in...

On 4 February, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius attended the Supporting Syria and the...

Statement by the spokesperson on the application of death penalty in Iraq

Executive orders for the execution of 80 persons have recently been announced in Iraq, with further possible execution...

EU must maintain its aid to Libya, say MEPs

Economic disintegration and violence in Libya are worsening its fragility and enabling extremist organisations to...

MEPs call for urgent action to protect religious minorities against ISIS

MEPs urge the international community to take urgent action to counter the systematic mass murder of religious...

Society

The world's largest airport operators, including Fraport, MAG, Vinci, Avialliance, Egis Group, Ferrovial and others,...
Some of the cash registers installed by Lithuania's largest supermarket chain Maxima support contactless payments...
Lithuania's seed market grows to EUR 73.6 mln in 2015

Lithuania's seed market in 2015 grew by 2.6% to reach 73.6 million euros, the business daily Verslo Zinios reported on...

Lithuania-Sweden power interconnection tested at maximum capacity

NordBalt, a power interconnection between Lithuania and Sweden, which was completed last November and currently...

Surprisingly mild punishment for numerous crimes

Nerijus Janulevičius (24 years old) and his friend Jaroslav Malinovski (23 years old) were sentenced for only 8 months...

Lithuania's new alternative fuel vehicle numbers remain among lowest in EU

New alternative fuel vehicle (AFV) registrations in Lithuania almost doubled in 2015, but their number remained among...

CEO: Lithuania's Lukoil Baltija may be sold in February

Lukoil Baltija, a chain of filling stations owned by Russia's Lukoil, may be sold in February, the chain's chief...

Lithuania’s jobless rate climbs to 9.4% in early February

Lithuania's unemployment rate stood at 9.4% in early February 2016, up by 0.4 percentage points compared with a month...

Poland-Russia deal on road hauls may be useful for Lithuania’s haulers

Lithuania's road haulers keep a close eye on attempts by Poland and Russia to reach an agreement on haulage permits for...

Sport

Last Tuesday, on 9th February, the authorities of the Vilnius district met the manager of the basketball club 'Lietuvos...
40th Christmas Run took place last Sunday in Vilnius.
2015 WORLD WOMEN HANDBALL CHAMPIONSHIP: NORWAY WON GOLD

In the final of the 2015 IHF World Women's Handball Championship, which was held in Herning (Denmark), Norway won 31 -...

Searches at Lithuanian football federation are carried out

Lithuania's Financial Crime Investigation Service is carrying out searches at the office of the Lithuanian Football...

EURO 2016 QUALIFICATIONS: POLAND IN GROUP C WITH GERMANY

The draw ceremony of Euro 2016 took place on Saturday in Paris. Poland was placed in Group C together with Germany....

French as champions of Europe in volleyball

For the first time in history France won the gold medal in the European Volleyball Championship.

Huge sports event in the Vilnius district

A contest of the Vilnius district cross-country run was organized by the Department of Tourism, Sports and Culture of...

Lithuanian wins bronze medal in world championships in cycling

Lithuanian Ramūnas Navardauskas won a bronze medal in the world championships in cycling. Slovakian Peter Sagan...

Eurobasket 2015 - Lithuania lost to Spain in a fight for gold

Lithuania lost to Spain in the final round of the European Basketball Championships held in Lille, France, thus winning...

Education

On February 10th, European Humanities University (EHU) and Vytautas Magnus University (VMU) signed a long-term...
May 10th, 2016, is the deadline to register for the international Summer School, "Science and the Art of...
Two Celebrities will be Awarded with the Degree of Doctor Honoris Causa

Vilnius University will honour two outstanding personalities – professor MICHAEL SHUR (Rensselaer Polytechnic...

Winners of 6 Lithuanian Science Prizes announced

Winners of six Lithuanian Science Prizes were announced in Vilnius on February 8th, 2016.

INTERNATIONAL WEEK at Vilniaus kolegija

Vilniaus kolegija/University of Applied Sciences cordially invites you to take part in the INTERNATIONAL WEEK at...

Interdisciplinary Projects at KTU: from 3D Concrete Printing to Risk Managing Lab

"This is the era of transferring knowledge into innovation", said KTU's Vice-Rector for Research Asta Pundziene,...

Commission proposes to boost mobile internet services with high-quality radio...

The Commission today presents a proposal to coordinate the use of the 700 MHz band for mobile services. It will improve...

Global Innovation Expert: the new program from WU Executive Academy

How do people differ in their approaches to innovation management depending on where they live? What effects do the...

Culture Researcher Matthew Fuller: The Time When Any One Person Knew How Computer...

"Today everything we write is first being read by machines", says Matther Fuller, Professor of Digital Media at...

Friday
2016-02-12

Weather Forecast

  1. Vilnius
  2. Kaunas
  3. Klaipeda
Mostly cloudy

1°C

Vilnius

Humidity: 93%
Saturday -1°C / 4°C Mostly cloudy
Sunday -1°C / 1°C Snow
Monday -1°C / 3°C PM showers
Tuesday -5°C / 1°C Snow showers
Wednesday -8°C / 0°C Mostly sunny
Cloudy

2°C

Kaunas

Humidity: 87%
Saturday 1°C / 4°C Partly cloudy
Sunday -1°C / 2°C SP_WEATHER_RAIN_SNOW
Monday -1°C / 4°C Cloudy
Tuesday -4°C / 1°C SP_WEATHER_AM_SNOW_SHOWERS
Wednesday -4°C / 2°C Partly cloudy
SP_WEATHER_SNOW_SHOWER

3°C

Klaipeda

Humidity: 86%
Saturday 1°C / 3°C Light rain
Sunday 0°C / 3°C SP_WEATHER_RAIN_SNOW
Monday -1°C / 3°C Cloudy
Tuesday -2°C / 2°C Mostly sunny
Wednesday -3°C / 2°C Mostly sunny
 

 

Place for your add
300x150px
Place for your add
300x150px
Lietuva 24Litwa 24Литва 24Lithuania 24