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On 21 August, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius met with the outgoing Ambassador of...
On 19 August, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius congratulated the Minister of Foreign...
EP President Antonio Tajani condemns terrorist attacks in Spain

“Barcelona is close to the heart of all Europeans” - EP President Antonio Tajani on the attacks in Spain

R. Karoblis: "We are grateful to the Netherlands for their significant...

On August 11 Minister of National Defence Raimundas Karoblis and Chief of Defence of Lithuania Lieutenant General Jonas...

US funds – for modernisation and reconstruction of Lithuanian military...

The modernisation and reconstruction of military infrastructure in training grounds of Pabradė and Gaižiūnai of the...

Baltic Prime Ministers to agree on a single LNG market within two weeks

Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis has visited the Inčukalns gas storage in Latvia, as part of the Baltic Prime...

Dutch soldiers – a model of NATO unity and social solidarity

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte. After the bilateral meeting, the...

Speaker of the Seimas: Baltic States need solidarity to deal with energy and nuclear...

On 10 August 2017, Viktoras Pranckietis, Speaker of the Seimas, met with Ināra Mūrniece, Speaker of the Saeima of the...

Prime Minister: agreement on regional SGD infrastructure package will reduce gas...

On Friday, at the invitation by the Prime Minister of Latvia, the Baltic Heads of Government will pay a visit to...

Polish education in Lithuania

L24 talked to Danuta Narbut, chairwoman of the Vilnius Forum of Polish Parents about accusations of Lithuanian...
'Our goal is to form such a Polish school which would be attractive, modern and competitive,' said Juzef Kvetkovskij,...
Michal Mackevič: Polish school in Lithuania has to remain

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...

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

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

Economy

Klaipeda remained the number one seaport in the Baltic countries in terms of container handling in January through July...
73% Lithuanian households owned a personal computer and 75% had Internet access at home in the first quarter of this...
Lithuanian producers get opportunity to export organic products to China

Lithuanian producers will be able to export organic products to China if they are certified as meeting the Asian...

Lithuania's budget revenue EUR 154 mln above target in 7 months

Lithuania's central government and local authorities collected a total of 4.74 billion euros in budget revenue in...

All 3 Baltic countries post annual growth of H1 exports

All three Baltic countries posted year-on-year growth in exports for the first half of 2017, figures from the EU...

Up to 25% grain crops harvested in Lithuania

After the start of harvesting in July 2017, about a fourth of the total area of grain crops and rape has been harvested...

In Q2, the unemployment rate stood at 7% in Lithuania

Statistics Lithuania informs that, according to the Labour Force Survey data, in II quarter 2017, the unemployment rate...

In Q2, the volume of construction works in Lithuania grew to EUR 628.5 mln

Statistics Lithuania informs that in II quarter 2017, the volume of construction works carried out in the country...

Lithuania increasingly lacking employees

Lithuania is increasingly lacking employees, which stalls rapid development of the country's economy, analysts say. In...

World

The European Union (EU) is committed to the safety of humanitarian workers. Every year, the EU marks World Humanitarian...
When countries face natural disasters such as forest fires, floods and earthquakes or are in need of emergency...
European Solidarity Corps: First volunteers in Italy to help rebuild earthquake-hit...

The first group of European Solidarity Corps volunteers is arriving in Norcia, Italy, to help with the ongoing efforts...

The terror attacks in Barcelona

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended her heartfelt condolences to King Felipe VI of Spain over the brutal terror...

Ambassador Sigutė Jakštonytė presents her letters of credence to President of...

On 11 August in Windhoek, the capital city of Namibia, the Ambassador of Lithuania to the Republic of South Africa and...

First bilateral political consultations with Ghana held in Vilnius

On 9 August, the Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Darius Skusevičius met with members of the delegation...

Dalia Grybauskaitė congratulated the President of South Korea on national day

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations, both personally and on behalf of the Lithuanian people, to...

Commission approves €45 million Czech support scheme for refuelling and recharging...

The European Commission has found Czech plans to support the creation of a network of refuelling and recharging...

Commission approves high speed internet solutions for rural areas in Germany

The European Commission has endorsed under EU state aid rules three German virtual access products that will allow the...

Society

A plate with the Polish name "Wielka Rzesza” (Didžioji Riešė), placed on a boulder just at the entrance...
Lithuanian border guards have uncovered an illegal channel for Tajik nationals into Lithuania and have found that the...
Renerga in Lithuania wants to increase wind energy production

Renerga, a renewable energy arm of Achemos Grupe (Achema Group), one of Lithuania's largest business groups, plans to...

Lithuanian accused of swindling Facebook, Google handed over to US officials

Evaldas Rimasauskas, a Lithuanian national accused of defrauding the US-based IT giants Facebook and Google of over 100...

WIZZ AIR ANNOUNCES LONG AWAITED VILNIUS ROUTE TO AGADIR, MOROCCO

Vilnius, 14 August: Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, today announced a new sunny...

The IT Channel Company seeks 23% stake in 1ClickFactory

The IT Channel Company, a Dutch IT group, is seeking to buy a 23% stake in the IT company 1ClickFactory from Volternas,...

The number of building permits issued in Lithuania increased by 5.3% in Q2

Statistics Lithuania informs that in II quarter 2017, against II quarter 2016, based on the data from the Building...

Police reform complete in Lithuania

Lithuania's Police Department has announced having completed the reform of the country's police force.

Vilnius Airport runway already has a new pavement, reconstruction will be finished...

Vilnius Airport runway reconstruction will be successfully completed, as scheduled, on August 17th, 23:59 p.m., notes...

Sport

Euroleague Basketball and Vytautas Magnus University (VMU) have launched a new study programme, Sports Business MBA by...
Lithuanian defenseman Nerijus Alisauskas has joined Latvian ice hockey club Riga Dinamo on a trial period, Lithuanian...
Jasikevicius to continue coaching Zalgiris Kaunas

Zalgiris Kaunas basketball club has signed a new two-year contract with head coach Sarunas Jasikevicius, the Lithuanian...

Lithuanian Football Federation president cancels resignation

Edvinas Eimontas, president of the Lithuanian Football Federation, has recalled his resignation from the post.

Lithuanian swimmer Meilutyte to continue career in Kaunas

Ruta Meilutyte, gold medalist of the 2012 Summer Olympics, has announced plans of continuing her sporting career in...

Belgium beats Estonia 8-1 in World Cup qualifier

Estonia's national football team was defeated 1-8 (1-3) by Belgium in the 2018 World Cup qualifier in Brussels on...

Gudzinaviciute re-elected president of Lithuanian National Olympic Committee

Daina Gudzineviciute on Friday was re-elected for another four-year term as president of Lithuania's National Olympic...

Cyclist Ziliute retains her Lithuanian citizenship

President Dalia Grybauskaite has signed a decree allowing Diana Ziliute-Maria, a former European and world champion...

Meldonium included in 2017 list of banned substances

The World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA) has published the 2017 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods, and it includes...

Education

“KTU has much more engineering study programmes in English than any other university in the Baltics. Besides, the...
An intern from Hong Kong currently working at VMU interviewed a number of international full-time students and asked...
Welcome Week for International Students Starts Next Thursday

On Thursday 24 August a Welcome Week for international students arriving to Kaunas University of Technology (KTU)...

Traineeships: come and join the European Parliament

Traineeships at the European Parliament offer you the opportunity to get an insight in the EU institutions, discover...

MRU Vice-Rector Dr. Žalėnienė: Number of International Students Up

July 25th, 2017, Mykolas Romeris University (MRU) Vice-Rector for Education and Research Dr. Inga Žalėnienė,...

European Health Insurance Card: keeping you safe abroad

Because you don´t choose where or when you get sick, avoid surprises and ask for your European Health Insurance...

Businesses About KTU Master’s Studies: The Market Needs These Competences

Research reveal that around 80% of graduates applying for job after studies lack soft skills: written and verbal...

CEU Assoc. Prof. Pogonyi to Discuss Populism at VMU

“In the past decade, populist parties throughout the world have become major political players. New populist...

Biomedical Engineering Achievements in Lithuania: Support for NASA Astronauts and...

The importance of science in solving problems of modern society is undeniable. For example, one of the most challenging...

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