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Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis sent a letter to the Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki supporting the...
The Seimas adopted amendments to Article 79 of the Criminal Code (draft No. XIIIP-3991), hereby establishing legal...
Budget MEPs back €1.6 million to help 400 former workers of Carrefour Belgium

400 retail workers from Wallonia dismissed by the supermarket chain Carrefour should receive EU aid worth...

The President left to meet with the Pope

On November 7-8, President Gitanas Nausėda and First Lady Diana Nausėdienė are leaving for a visit to Italy. The...

Lithuania is prepared to actively continue defence cooperation with Georgia

On November 6 Vice Minister of National Defence Vytautas Umbrasas spoke at the 13th annual Georgia Defence &...

Speaker of the Seimas: Dirty energy is the issue of national security for the entire Baltic region

On 4 November 2019, Viktoras Pranckietis, Speaker of the Seimas, had a meeting with Erna Solberg, Prime Minister of the...

Vice Minister of National Defence E. Kerza to discuss cybersecurity in Washington

Vice Minister of National Defence Edvinas Kerza is conducting a visit to Washington on November 4 – 8. He will...

The President opened the Lithuanian-Japanese business forum

President Gitanas Nausėda attended the Lithuanian-Japanese business forum where he delivered an opening speech to an...

Vice Minister of National Defence E. Kerza discussed development of the cyber rapid response force during a visit to Italy

On October 23–24 Vice Minister of National Defence Edvinas Kerza met with Undersecretary of State for Defence...

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

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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

The volumes of cargo transported by Lithuania's state-run railway company Lietuvos Gelezinkeliai (Lithuanian Railways,...
Luminor plans to launch a debt capital markets offering for large companies, a move that will help businesses to...
Pork prices to continue growing due to ASF

Due to African swine fever, pork processors now pay some 30 percent more for meat, compared to the last year, and...

New large cargo of Norwegian LNG arrives in Klaipeda

A tanker has delivered a new large shipment of Norwegian liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Klaipeda, probably for...

Lithuania's MTTC opens phone repair facility in Warsaw

Lithuania's mobile device maintenance and repair services provider MTTC has entered the Polish market with the opening...

S&P affirms Baltic retailer Maxima Grupe's credit rating at BB+

Standard & Poor's has affirmed its BB+ credit rating on Maxima Grupe (Maxima Group), with a stable outlook, the...

Crisis investigators propose establishing commercial state bank in Lithuania

The Lithuanian parliament's Committee on Budget and Finance, which has investigated the circumstances surrounding the...

Lithuania is the leader among the Baltic countries in the WB's Doing Business rankings

Lithuania has risen three notches from last year to reach its highest-ever 11th position in the World Bank's latest...

Lithuanian dairy products subject to 25% US import tariff

Lithuanian cheeses, yoghurts and other dairy products are now subject to a new 25-percent import tariff imposed by the...

World

President Gitanas Nausėda congratulated President Andrzej Duda and the people of Poland on Independence day.
President Gitanas Nausėda who is on a working visit to Rome met with President Sergio Mattarella of Italy. The two...
Climate change: scientists warn over impact on food security and oceans

UN climate scientists presented MEPs with new evidence on how climate change is affecting food production and oceans.

Chancellor of the Government: cooperation between Lithuania and China is broadening

Chancellor of the Government Algirdas Stončaitis participated in the opening of the international exhibition China...

COP25: MEPs push for CO2 neutrality by 2050

The EU should commit to net-zero CO2 emissions by 2050 at the UN Conference and step up its emissions’ reduction...

Refugees in Turkey: MEPs to assess use of EU funds and cooperation with Ankara

MEPs will assess on Wednesday the situation of Syrian refugees in Turkey and the results of the budgetary support...

The President is leaving for a working visit to Finland

President Gitanas Nausėda is leaving for a working visit to Finland to meet with President Sauli Niinistö of...

Brexit: EP Group leaders support a flexible extension until 31/1/20

Following a discussion in the Conference of Presidents on 24 October 2019, EP President Sassoli wrote to EUCO President...

Lithuanian and German Foreign Ministers meet in Berlin

On 22 October, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius met with the German Foreign Minister...

Society

President Gitanas Nausėda and the First Lady met with Pope Francis during an audience in the Vatican on November 8. At...
As a part of consistent progress of the Vilnius Airport Reconstruction Program, the procurement of aerodrome...
Bolt Food launches in Lithuania

Transportation platform Bolt on Thursday launched the Bolt Food food delivery service in the Lithuanian capital...

US think tank recommends Baltic states introducing two-year conscription

The Baltic states should introduce two-year conscription in order to increase their defense potential.

Transport Ministry does not see necessity to renew passenger train traffic from Riga to Vilnius and Tallinn

There is no need to renew railway traffic from Riga to Vilnius and Tallinn because of the low passenger demand, said...

Winter season news in the sky of Lithuanian Airports: long-time favorite and new directions

Airports in Lithuania have good news for those who plan holiday or business trips during the cold season - in...

Court orders Georgian ex-ambassador to pay rent arrears for flat in Vilnius

A court has ordered Khatuna Salukvadze, Georgia's former ambassador to Lithuania, to pay rent arrears for an apartment...

The President: activities of the Red Cross bring society together

President Gitanas Nausėda and First Lady Diana Nausėdienė met with Francesco Rocca, President of the International...

Vilnius-based hotel PACAI wins prestigious Surface Travel awards

The 17th-century mansion-turned-hotel located in Vilnius Old Town was named the winner in the large international...

Sport

Lithuania's police has issued a fine of 30 euros to a fan who stormed onto the football pitch in Vilnius and approached...
Ten of the best restaurants in Vilnius had reserved tables for “Ronaldo&Messi,” and a local artist...
Lithuanian swimmer Meilutyte gets disqualified by FINA for two years

Lithuania's retired swimming start Ruta Meilutyte has been disqualified by the International Swimming Federation (FINA)...

Robert Tvorogal wins the gold medal of the European Games

Robert Tvorogal, a gymnast from Vilnius, won the golden medal at the Second European Games held in Minsk.

France reaches the 2018 World Cup Final!

France has won with Belgium 1:0 in the semi-final of the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Today, on July 11th, England will...

Zalgiris coach Jasikevicius named honorary citizen of Kaunas

The City Council of Kaunas on Tuesday named BC Zalgiris Kaunas head coach Sarunas Jasikevicius an honorary citizen of...

BC Zalgiris Kaunas makes it to Euroleague Final Four

BC Zalgiris Kaunas has made it to the Euroleague Final Four for the first time since 1999.

UEFA chief: Lithuania comes in last in terms of football infrastructure

Lithuania comes in last in Europe in terms of football infrastructure, Aleksander Ceferin, president of UEFA, the...

Education

Baltic and Benelux education ministers plan to develop agreements with automatic recognition academic diploma.
Vilnius Gediminas Technical University representatives together with 7 European partners visited the...
European patent granted for new air purifier. Another VGTU scientific breakthrough

For some years now, VGTU scientists have been conducting research into biological air filters. We are delighted to...

Research on emission of petrol and diesel engines: results prove advantages of a diesel car

New diesel passenger vehicles are not only more fuel efficient, but also emit less greenhouse gas (CO2), as compared...

Six applications received to fill position of Vilnius University rector

Six undisclosed applicants have expressed their wish to become rector of Vilnius University.

KTU scientists’ research can serve as a breakthrough in cancer treatment and diagnostics

A team of researchers from the Institute of Materials Science at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) together with...

Lithuanian govt lets Vilnius school work under English education program

Lithuania's government on Wednesday allowed a Vilnius-based private British school to work under the English national...

Patent filings around the world: can Lithuania compete?

Compared to the previous year, the number of European patent applications filed with the European Patent Office (EPO)...

KTU Students maintain top positions in Global Digital Marketing Competition

Students of the School of Economics and Business, Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), have been reaping the benefits...

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