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The EU's budget for 2019, this year’s Sakharov Prize nominees and a fact-checking conference are on the...
In consideration of the adverse effects on the national economy, social welfare system, as well as Lithuania’s...
Vice Minister of National Defence V. Umbrasas met with U.S. and Nordic-Baltic high-ranking defence officials

On September 18 Vice Minister Vytautas Umbrasas took part in the secretaries of U.S. and Nordic-Baltic ministries of...

The President's gift to the Pope: Freedom Bell

President Dalia Grybauskaitė will present Pope Francis, who will be visiting Lithuania, with a gift: the Freedom Bell...

Prime Minister: relations between Lithuania and Germany are particularly good

Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel to discuss the economic cooperation,...

Seimas approved the complimentary preventive measures to be included in the Law on the Provision of Information to the Public

The Seimas adopted amendments to Article 22 of the Law on the Provision of Information to the Public to establish that...

Modern interconnections for stronger European security

President Dalia Grybauskaitė is attending the Three Seas Initiative Summit in Romania. Within this framework, the...

The President to attend the Three Seas Initiative Summit

President Dalia Grybauskaitė is leaving for Bucharest to attend the Three Seas Initiative Summit. The summit, launched...

Cooperation between Lithuania and Germany − the most successful ever in the history of bilateral relations

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Angela Merkel, Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany.

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

Preparation for the tender of smart electricity meters by Lithuanian energy distribution system operator Energijos...
The Danish-capital Klaipeda-based ferry company DFDS Seaways hopes to add two new ferries to its fleet in 2021.
Over the month, in Lithuania industrial production increased by 1.4%

Statistics Lithuania informs that in August 2018, based on provisional data, industrial production totalled EUR 1.98...

Lithuania's Klaipedos Nafta seeks advisors to draw up new 10-year strategy

Lithuania's state-run oil and LNG terminals operator Klaipedos Nafta (Klaipeda Oil) is looking for advisors to draw up...

SBA to build EUR 30 mln plant, logistics center in Klaipeda

SBA, the owner of one of Lithuania's largest furniture manufacturing groups, this year plans to launch construction on...

Lithuania needs to develop its electricity capacity – study

Lithuania needs to develop its efficient electricity capacity to ensure the reliable operation of its energy system in...

Lithuania's E Energija to invest EUR 150 mln into wind farm

E Energija, a Lithuanian energy group controlled by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and...

Lithuania's used car market up almost 9%

Some 124,000 newly-imported used cars were registered in Lithuania January-August of 2018, up 8.9% from 113,900, in...

Cargo turnover in Baltic ports up 2.6% in first seven months of 2018

In the first seven months of 2018, all Baltic ports together received and shipped 90.44 mln tons of cargo, which was...

World

President Dalia Grybauskaitė received letters of credence from Ambassador Shiro Yamasaki of Japan.
The European Union and its leaders fully respect the UK’s decision expressed in the referendum on leaving the...
ECI Minority SafePack presented at the EESC

At its plenary on 20 September, the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) invited the initiators of the...

EU steps up its strategy for connecting Europe and Asia

The European Commission and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy today adopted...

Lasting European solutions needed to fight illegal migration

European leaders who have gathered for an informal summit in the fourth largest Austrian city of Salzburg are...

European leaders will seek long-term solutions to critical EU problems

President Dalia Grybauskaitė is leaving for Salzburg to attend an informal European Council meeting, which will focus...

Humanitarian crisis in Venezuela and situation in Brazil and Nicaragua in EuroLat Parliamentary Assembly plenary in Vienna

The digital agenda, globalisation and development aid will be discussed by MEPs and Latin-American parliamentarians...

Lithuania's Foreign Minister and the EU Special Representative for Central Asia discuss a new EU Strategy for Central Asia

On 14 September, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius met with the EU Special Representative...

Parliament in favour of lifting visa requirements for Kosovars

Parliament confirmed on Thursday the mandate for negotiations with the Council on the proposal to waive visa...

Society

A profit tax break might apply to companies in Lithuania which buy electric cars as of next year.
A joint operation carried out in 23 European Union member states, including Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, and...
Pope Francis arrives in Lithuania

President Dalia Grybauskaitė welcomed Pope Francis who arrived on a state and apostolic visit to Lithuania. The Holy...

Merko to build school in Vilnius for 7.4 mln euros

UAB Merko statyba, part of the listed Estonian construction group AS Merko Ehitus, and another Lithuanian company, UAB...

Café and restaurant revenue up 18% in Lithuania

Restaurants and cafes received almost 18 percent more in revenue in January-July from the same period last year.

Lithuania's natural gas consumption down 10% in H1 y-o-y

Lithuania's natural gas consumption declined by 9.57% in the first half of 2018 compared with a year ago to 11.58...

Vilnius: Your New Pilgrimage Destination

In preparation for Pope Francis’ visit to Lithuania on 22-23 September, Vilnius is inviting visitors from all...

European Parliament's rapporteur proposes EUR 780 mln for Lithuanian N-plant closure

The European Parliament is recommended to approve 780 mln euros in funding for the Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant's...

Skvernelis invites Kaufland to come to Lithuania

Prime Minister of Lithuania Saulius Skvernelis invited Germany's retail chain Kaufland to come to the Lithuanian market...

Sport

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

The President attended the opening ceremony of Winter Olympics

President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympic Games in South Korea.

Lithuanian president sees off Olympic team

President Dalia Grybauskaite met on Thursday with Lithuania's national team, who are leaving for the 23rd Olympic...

Ball brothers see Lithuanian town as a stop on their journey to NBA

The two teenage sons of LaVar Ball, a flamboyant Los Angeles businessman who has made headlines due to his feud with US...

The value added created in the sports sector in Lithuania decreased by 4.5% in 2016

Statistics Lithuania informs that, based on provisional data, in 2016, against 2015, the value added created in the...

Education

Scania CV AB (Sweden) and their representative company in Lithuania Scania Lietuva UAB start cooperation with Vilnius...
On Wednesday, 24 October Kaunas Žalgiris Arena will become a meeting point for more than 150 companies and...
NASA interns: Want to know how we feel? Imagine a perfect world and multiply it by 100

Two Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) students –Julija Kravčenko and Vladas Jurgis Labanauskas – are...

Participants of the International PhD Summer School: Scientists have to be great communicators

The popularity of the International PhD Summer School organised by Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) together with...

Professor W. A. Ramadan: I will learn Lithuanian and come back to Vilnius

Students at Vilnius University’s (VU) Faculty of Medicine had a great opportunity to attend a short course on...

Bigger scholarships, vast opportunities: Apply for PhD at KTU now

Do not miss your chance to get an increased PhD scholarship – as was announced by the Lithuanian Ministry of...

Centric IT Solutions: maths specialists have great career perspectives

According to the forecasts of the World Economic Forum, by 2020 data analysts will be in high demand in companies...

Researchers are developing AI which will alert on possible criminal activity

Irina Matijošaitienė, researcher of Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Lithuania is creating an artificial...

Over 60 foreign experts to assess Lithuania's scientific research performance

An international expert assessment of Lithuania's scientific research performance is getting underway.

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2018-09-25
 

 

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