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At the working breakfast with the heads of the Lithuanian diplomatic missions, Loreta Graužinienė, Speaker of the...
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NATO and the European Union need a stronger cooperation

“In the context of the present security situation and challenges, the European Union and NATO need a deeper...

Lithuania and Croatia: strategic partners in implementing energy projects

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, who is on an official visit to...

Croatian President to arrive on a visit to Lithuania

On Thursday, July 21, President Dalia Grybauskaitė will meet with Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović who is...

Lithuanian needs active not cabinet diplomacy

President Dalia Grybauskaitė took part in the annual meeting with Lithuanian ambassadors to discuss the key objectives...

Lithuanian Institutions Enhance Focus on New Financial Technologies and Fintech...

The globally accelerated development of financial technologies (Fintech) predetermines the need for a more efficient...

Minister of National Defence discussed fight against terrorism with the Senator of...

On July 15 Minister of National Defence Juozas Olekas conveyed condolences to Secretary General of the Committee on...

Minister L. Linkevičius met the recently appointed Ambassador of Armenia

On 16 July, Linas Linkevičius, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, met Tigran Mkrtchyan, the Ambassador of Armenia who is...

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

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

Economy

The port of Klaipeda in Lithuania reported the highest cargo turnover among Baltic ports for the first half of 2016,...
With unemployment in the EU remaining above 8%, 77% of Europeans want the EU to do more to tackle the issue, according...
Paleichik's Luktarna to take over 73 of Lukoil Baltija's stations

Luktarna, a company controlled by the family of Ivan Paleichik who heads the Russian oil company Lukoil's fuel retailer...

Orlen Lithuania's H1 net profit drops 12% in H1

Polish-owned Lithuanian oil company Orlen Lietuva said on July 21st that its first-half net profit in 2016 dropped by...

Mass migration from eastern Europe has hampered region's growth – IMF note

Mass economic migration from eastern Europe to wealthier countries has benefited the host nations but hampered growth...

Wizz Air to launch flights from Vilnius to Grenoble next January

Hungary's low-cost airline Wizz Air is planning to launch flights between Vilnius and the French city of Grenoble in...

Lithuania to be most affected by Brexit in Eastern Europe

The United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union (EU) will have the biggest negative effect upon Lithuania among...

New light-vehicle registrations in the Baltic States jumped by 21% in II quarter 2016

New light-vehicle (M1&N1) registrations in the Baltic States increased by 21.0% to 19’929 units in II quarter...

Gjensidige posts EUR 4.5 mln loss in Baltics for H1

The Norwegian insurance group Gjensidige that acquired the Lithuanian insurer PZU Lietuva at the beginning of the year...

World

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended condolences, both personally and on behalf of the Lithuanian people, to German...
A delegation of European Union officials visited Iran from 11-14 July to discuss deeper cooperation in the fields of...
Budgets committee Chair visits EU-funded projects in Gaza

Jean Arthuis (ALDE, FR), Chair of the Committee on Budgets, travelled on Tuesday to the Gaza Strip. He visited...

EU-Ukraine Human Rights Dialogue took place in Kyiv

The European Union and Ukraine held their annual Human Rights Dialogue on 20 July 2016 in Kyiv. The EU-Ukraine Human...

Joint statement - committee chair Elmar Brok and rapporteur Kati Piri on Turkey

Members of the Foreign Affairs Committee discussed the motives and the possible consequences of Turkey’s recent...

Minister of National Defence Juozas Olekas will attend meeting of ministers from...

On July 19 Minister of National Defence Juozas Olekas departs for Washington (USA) to attend a meeting of the Global...

Minister J.Olekas and Secretary of the U.S. Air Force Deborah Lee James discussed...

At a meeting in Vilnius with U.S. Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James on July 15 Minister of National Defence...

EU deploys Election Observation Mission to Zambia

In response to an invitation by the Zambian authorities, the European Union has deployed an Election Observation...

Coup in Turkey

About 90 people were killed and nearly 1,400 people detained associated with the coup - that is the statistic of the...

Society

BPO House, Lithuana's company of rental of business processes with two thirds of its clients being foreign-capital...
After a record-breaking year of 2015 when Lithuanian Airports serviced 4.2 million passengers and operated 50,000...
Two million passengers already served by Vilnius Airport this year

On 20 July Vilnius Airport served its two-millionth passenger - compared to the previous year, this milestone in...

Lithuania's Litgrid searches for firm to do study for 2nd interconnection of...

In preparation for synchronization of the electricity networks of the Baltic states and continental Europe, Lithuania's...

10 new parks and infrastructure upgrades planned for Vilnius’ most populated...

During an event in Vilnius Municipality on July 18, 10 architects presented their plans for 10 new parks and...

Concerns over attacks against Lithuanians have been expressed to the UK Minister of...

On 18 July, newly appointed Minister of State for Immigration of the United Kingdom (UK) Robert Goodwill visited the...

Terrorism: 82% of Europeans want EU to do more to tackle threat

Terrorism continues to pose a threat to Europe and people expect the EU to act: 82% of Europeans want it to do more,...

Parties to decide about Baltic power grid synchronization by December

The political decision about the synchronization of the Baltic electricity networks with Western Europe, which has been...

European Commission proposes paying member countries EUR 10,000 for every refugee...

In order to encourage relocation of asylum seekers in the European Union, the European Commission has proposed to...

Sport

Loreta Graužinienė, Speaker of the Seimas, received Tatsuo Kawabata, Vice-Speaker of the House of Representatives of...
The Seimas adopted a law amending the Law on Physical Education and Sport (draft No XIIP-4492(2)). The amendments to...
Vilnius fire-and-rescue officer planning around-the-world run

Aidas Ardzijauskas, a Lithuanian fire-and-rescue officer of Team 5 of the Vilnius County Fire-and-Rescue Service, plans...

Euro 2016: MEPs share their favourite memories of previous editions

"Germany won in 1980 and the coach was Jupp Dervall..." With the European Championship kicking off in France, we asked...

Lithuanian Basketball Federation reelects Sabonis as president

Arvydas Sabonis, the legendary basketball center, has been reelected to head the Lithuanian Basketball Federation for...

Lithuanian Basketball Federation sees no alternative to FIBA

The Lithuanian Basketball Federation (LKF) says it sees no alternative to the International Basketball Federation...

Football stories - Lithanians lost to Russians

A friendly football match was held in Moscow last Saturday. Unfortunately, it was unsuccessful for our team....

Mayor of the Vilnius district met the basketball players of 'Lietuvos...

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Last Tuesday, on 9th February, the authorities of the Vilnius district met the manager of the basketball club 'Lietuvos...

Christmas Run in Vilnius

40th Christmas Run took place last Sunday in Vilnius.

Education

Lithuania's leading biopharmaceutical manufacturer Sicor Biotech, which is controlled by the international generic...
The Commission has today accepted a revised regulatory proposal to allow Deutsche Telekom to upgrade its network with...
Explore Europe this summer in Brussels or Berlin

Interested in the EU and planing to spend some days in Brussels or Berlin this summer? Then check out the Parliament's...

Lithuania's Mission Siberia 2016 team leaves for Igarka

The Mission Siberia 2016 team on Sunday evening is leaving for Igarka to visit the graves of Lithuanian deportees...

2 KTU Startups Will Compete at the International Finals to Win 10 Thousand Euros

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Santaka Valley hosted semi-finals of the international competition of startups...

Vilnius has become a capital of future start-ups

President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended the opening ceremony of the co-working space for business start-ups Rise...

Why is Panevėžys a perfect choice for studies?

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Panevėžys technologies and business faculty is located in Panevėžys, a city...

Magnetic MRO opens online aircraft engine stand store

The Estonian aircraft painting and maintenance company Magnetic MRO is to open a new online store, enginestands24.com,...

National Centre for Cyber Security will be inaugurated in Vilnius

On July 12 the National Centre for Cyber Security will be inaugurated at its premises in the territory of the General...

Monday
2016-07-25

Weather Forecast

  1. Vilnius
  2. Kaunas
  3. Klaipeda
Cloudy

27°C

Vilnius

Humidity: 55%
Tuesday 18°C / 25°C Thunderstorms
Wednesday 18°C / 24°C Partly cloudy
Thursday 18°C / 25°C Thunderstorms
Friday 17°C / 21°C Thunderstorms
Saturday 15°C / 22°C Scattered thunderstorms
Sunday 15°C / 20°C Partly cloudy
Cloudy

26°C

Kaunas

Humidity: 62%
Tuesday 18°C / 25°C Thunderstorms
Wednesday 18°C / 24°C Partly cloudy
Thursday 17°C / 25°C Thunderstorms
Friday 17°C / 21°C Mostly cloudy
Saturday 13°C / 22°C Scattered thunderstorms
Sunday 15°C / 20°C Partly cloudy
Scattered showers

24°C

Klaipeda

Humidity: 72%
Tuesday 16°C / 26°C Partly cloudy
Wednesday 16°C / 22°C Partly cloudy
Thursday 16°C / 24°C Mostly cloudy
Friday 16°C / 21°C Partly cloudy
Saturday 15°C / 18°C Scattered thunderstorms
Sunday 15°C / 19°C Partly cloudy
 

 

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