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President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with President Andrzej Duda of Poland.
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New logo of EAPL-CFA

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The President will attend the Three Seas Initiative Forum and meet with the...

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Strategic partnership between the United States and the Baltic countries is...

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden. The President of Latvia, Raimonds Vējonis,...

EU wins a WTO dispute on Russian pork ban

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Procurement of military materiel from the Netherlands Armed Forces is only a part of...

Over past six months roughly 200 combat and medlift Mercedes-Benz GD vehicles, trucks, and other military vehicles were...

Lithuanian Ambassador presents his letters of credence to the President of Latvia

On 17 August, the Ambassador of Lithuania to Latvia Artūras Žurauskas presented his letters of credence to the...

Lithuania’s Foreign Minister meets with the new Ambassador of the United Arab...

On 17 August, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius met with the new Ambassador of the United...

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

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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

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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

Nordea, the biggest financial group in the Nordic and the Baltic countries, and Norway's DNB bank have agreed to...
Business and training management software company Momook has announced that its highly-advanced full-flight simulator...
Vilnius to borrow up to EUR 50 mln from EIB

The Vilnius municipality intends to borrow up to 50 mln euros from the European Investment Bank (EIB) for refinancing...

Klaipeda occupied the 3-rd standing in the list of the Eastern coast Baltic Seaports

Within the period of January – June of 2016 Klaipeda Seaport cargo handling turnover increased by 5,7 %. to 19,94...

Weak ruble forces Lithuania's Malsena Plus to change export markets

Lithuania's grain processor Malsena Plius, which exports around one-tenth of its products, says that the weak ruble has...

Lithuanian companies are Baltic region’s business leaders

The three largest companies in the Baltic states by turnover represent Lithuania, according to Coface Top 50 Baltic...

Lithuania's cosmetics retailer Douglas LT lifts FY revenue 13.6% to EUR 15.4 mln

Lithuania's cosmetics and perfumery retailer Douglas LT posted 15.373 mln euros in revenue for the last financial year,...

Lithuania and Latvia see decline in exports

Among the three Baltic states, Lithuania and Latvia saw a decline in exports in the first half of 2016, as compared...

Lithuania's Litana expanding area of operations

Litana, Lithuania's group of metal structure design and construction, is expanding its operations in Sweden and intends...

World

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania has allocated EUR 40,000 in humanitarian aid to Iraq, EUR 10,000 to Mali,...
The Commission has found Malta's plans for setting up a development bank to be in line with EU state aid rules. The...
The earthquake in Italy

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended heartfelt condolences to President Sergio Mattarella of Italy over the...

Speaker of the Seimas focused on the safety of the Astravyets NPP and the...

The Conference of the Speakers of the NB8 Parliaments held in Riga discussed the relevant issues of regional...

Statement on World Humanitarian Day 2016

World Humanitarian Day marks the anniversary of the 2003 bombing of the UN headquarters in Baghdad, Iraq, when 22...

The President congratulated Afghanistan on Independence Day

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

Priorities: what Parliament will be working on for the remainder of 2016

From Brexit to the migration crisis: 2016 has proved a very eventful year, but Parliament's work is far from finished....

Eastern European workers in UK pass 1 mln

The number of UK workers from eight eastern European countries that joined the EU in 2004 has passed one mln for the...

Statement by the Spokesperson on the general elections and referendum on the...

The European Union congratulates President-elect Edgar Chagwa Lungu and looks forward to deepening its partnership with...

Society

Agricultural produce purchase prices in Lithuania declined by 6.9% in July year-on-year, Statistics Lithuania said on...
China has approved a list of 16 Lithuanian dairy processing companies allowed to export their products to the huge...
Russians back in Lithuanian sanatoriums

Sanatoriums in Lithuania are again hosting growing numbers of guests from Russia, with more clients coming from other...

Lithuanian apple producers can't compete with imported produce

Gardeners in Lithuania feel being mistreated by the state, as their crops cannot compete with imported apples on legal...

Lithuania's Minijos Nafta halts extraction due to decline in crude prices

Minijos Nafta, one of Lithuania's largest oil extraction companies, posted a loss of over 10 mln euros in 2015 due to a...

Apartment prices in Riga are on average about 33% cheaper than in Tallinn or Vilnius

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Lithuanian Railways to transport coal from Russia

Kuzbasskaya Toplivnaya Company, one of Russia's largest coal exporters, has started hauling crude to Poland via...

Several hundreds of military equipment bought from the Netherlands brought to...

Over past six months roughly 200 combat and medlift Mercedes-Benz GD vehicles, trucks, and other military vehicles were...

5G network makes debut in fast and open Vilnius

Lithuanian mobile market leader Tele2 together with leading global telecommunications equipment company Nokia brought...

Sport

The head coach of the Lithuanian national men's basketball team, Jonas Kazlauskas, on Tuesday announced his plans to...
Lithuania's canoe sprinters Aurimas Lankas and Edvinas Ramanauskas have won bronze in K2-200 m event in the Rio 2016...
Meldonium might be removed from WADA list of banned substances

Meldonium, the main ingredient used in the production of Latvian-made Mildtronate medication, might be removed from the...

The President will support Lithuanian Olympians in Rio de Janeiro

President Dalia Grybauskaitė is leaving for Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to support our Olympians in the Summer Olympic...

Lithuania among top 10 countries searching for Olympics

Just five days until the Olympic Games of Rio de Janeiro, Lithuanians are among the top ten nations searching for...

Japanese suggested to the Speaker of the Seimas organising the Japan–Lithuania...

Loreta Graužinienė, Speaker of the Seimas, received Tatsuo Kawabata, Vice-Speaker of the House of Representatives of...

Seimas criminalised manipulation of sport results

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...

Education

Four Chinese students from a primary school from Shen Zhen chose to study and learn something new during their summer...
September 5th, 2016 (Monday) at 1:15 PM at the Faculty of Political Science and Diplomacy (Gedimino st. 44 – 202)...
New Academic Year Begins with Eventful Week

VMU is starting off the new academic year with the traditional week of introductory events dedicated to all first year...

Welcome Week for International Students Starts on Thursday

On Thursday 25 August a Welcome Week for international students arriving to Kaunas University of Technology (KTU)...

Of Major Lithuanian Universities Student Numbers Are Growing only at KTU and ISM

1953 new students have enrolled to study at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) this year and this number increased...

Hi-tech science park to be developed next to Riga airport

A hi-tech science park is to be developed next to Riga International Airport for EUR 17 mln, according to information...

Stepping stone: how to apply for a traineeship at the European Parliament

Traineeships at the Parliament offer a unique chance to launch your career, gain valuable insights into how the EU...

Lithuanian Language and Culture Summer Course 2016 Attracted Participants from 14...

Just like every summer, Klaipėda University is buzzing with conversation and activity: another Lithuanian Language and...

KTU Values Academic Freedom

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU)’s first concerns are with the Turkish academic staff and students, who are...

Saturday
2016-08-27

Weather Forecast

  1. Vilnius
  2. Kaunas
  3. Klaipeda
Sunny

26°C

Vilnius

Humidity: 44%
Sunday 14°C / 25°C Partly cloudy
Monday 16°C / 26°C Thunderstorms
Tuesday 13°C / 17°C Partly cloudy
Wednesday 9°C / 19°C Mostly sunny
Thursday 10°C / 21°C Mostly sunny
Friday 12°C / 22°C Partly cloudy
Mostly sunny

27°C

Kaunas

Humidity: 48%
Sunday 12°C / 25°C Mostly sunny
Monday 16°C / 25°C Thunderstorms
Tuesday 12°C / 17°C Partly cloudy
Wednesday 9°C / 20°C Mostly sunny
Thursday 11°C / 21°C Mostly sunny
Friday 13°C / 23°C Partly cloudy
Sunny

20°C

Klaipeda

Humidity: 57%
Sunday 10°C / 23°C Partly cloudy
Monday 16°C / 21°C Scattered thunderstorms
Tuesday 12°C / 17°C Partly cloudy
Wednesday 11°C / 18°C Mostly sunny
Thursday 11°C / 21°C Partly cloudy
Friday 13°C / 21°C Partly cloudy
 

 

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