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From June 12 to 16, the Ambassador Gediminas Varvuolis is visiting Singapore, where he takes part in ASEF (Asia-Europe...
On 13 June, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius, together with his Latvian counterpart...
After the European Parliament elections - what happens next?

Over 200 million Europeans voted in the 23-26 May elections, resulting in turnout increasing from 42,61% in 2014 to 51%...

Government approved increase of Lithuanian Armed Forces personnel quantity

On June 5 the Government of the Republic of Lithuania approved the Ministry of National Defence Personnel Increase Plan...

L. Linkevičius: Europe must remain open to countries that strategically aspire to join European Union

On 11 June, Foreign Ministers of thirteen European Union member states issued a joint statement on the EU commitment to...

Prime Minister: Common Lithuania-Estonia interests will be defended

Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis met with Estonian Prime Minister Jüri Ratas to discuss the development of the...

Lithuania's Nauseda to pay first presidential visit to Poland on July 16

Lithuanian President-elect Gitanas Nauseda will pay his first visit after his inauguration to Poland on July 16.

Algirdas Stončaitis: We look forward to finding solutions for the new headquarters of the Lithuanian diplomatic representation in Beijing

As part of the working visit to Beijing, Chancellor of the Government Algirdas Stončaitis met with Vice-Minister of...

European elections 2019: what’s next? (infographic)

What happens after the new Parliament is elected? Learn more about the next steps in below infographic.

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

Regional Gas Exchange GET Baltic, operating in Lithuanian, Latvian and Estonian market areas is prepared to expand...
Cargo traffic in the Lithuanian seaport of Klaipeda rose 8.5% to 19.77 mln tons in the first five months of this year...
Rimi retail chain to launch online trade in Baltics by 2020

The Rimi retail chain plans to launch its online trade in the Baltic states by 2020, Gustav Fernstrom.

Vasiliauskas: Lithuania’s experience helps shape international fintech best practices

As emphasised today during the joint high-level seminar held by the Bank of Lithuania and the International Monetary...

Lithuania: Over a year, labour costs per hour worked increased by 5.4%

In I quarter 2019, against the same quarter of 2018, labour costs per hour worked in industrial, construction and...

Lithuania: Klaipedos Nafta's revenue up 11.9% to EUR 49.7 mln

Lithuania's state-run oil and LNG terminal operator Klaipedos Nafta (Klaipeda Oil) posted 49.7 mln euros in revenue in...

First LNG cargo for Lithuania's Imlitex on its way to Klaipeda

Imlitex, a company of Lithuania's raw materials supply group Imlitex Holdings, expects to take delivery of its first...

Lithuanian producers allowed to export frozen products to Ukraine

Lithuanian producers have been allowed to export frozen food products, including picas, dumplings etc, to Ukraine after...

UAE's Royal Investment Consortium sets up business in Lithuania

The United Arab Emirates' financial services and consulting company Royal Investment Consortium is establishing its...

World

The second Partnership Council meeting between the European Union and Armenia took place in Brussels on 13 June 2019....
On 5-6 June, the Political Directors' Meeting of the initiative of the Enhanced Partnership in Northern Europe (e-PINE)...
Lithuania support the aspiration of North Macedonia to become a full-fledged member of NATO and the European Union, Vice Minister of...

On June 5 Minister of National Defence Vytautas Umbrasas assured Deputy Minister of Defence Bekim Maksuti that...

Foreign Minister meets with Secretary General of Oman’s Foreign Ministry

On 11 June, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius met with the Secretary General of the...

Joint Statement on the EU commitment to the Western Balkans’ European integration

We, the Foreign Ministers of the Czech Republic, the Republic of Estonia, the Republic of Latvia, the Republic of...

The President – slowing economy needs to be addressed

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Deputy Managing Director at the IMF Tao Zhang. Global and Lithuanian economy...

Lithuania opens its Embassy in Croatia

On 6 June, during his official visit to Croatia, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius,...

Lithuanian and Korean relations are growing stronger

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Speaker of South Korean National Assembly Moon Hee-sang.

Reforms in the Western Balkans and Turkey: annual assessments and recommendations

Confirming that a credible enlargement policy is a geostrategic investment in peace, stability, security and economic...

Society

Lithuania used more energy resources last year, and the country remains dependent on imported energy.
Kaunas and Palanga air gates join the international Airport Carbon Accreditation programme for the management of...
Lords LB fund attracts EUR 30 mln for solar project in Poland

Atsinaujinancios Energetikos Investicijos (Renewable Energy Investment), a company operated by investment company Lords...

Lithuania's cyber security center warns about WiFi equipment risk

Lithuania's National Cyber Security Center warned on Tuesday about the risk posed by some of the WiFi equipment used in...

Private company to accept Lithuanian visa applications in 53 countries

An external service provider will accept visa applications in 53 countries where there are no Lithuanian diplomatic...

Lithuanian Energy looking for contractor for wind farm project in Mazeikiai District

Lithuania's state-run energy group Lietuvos Energija (Lithuanian Energy), which bought a wind farm project in the...

Latvian, Lithuanian and Polish transport ministers to inspect Renge section

The transport ministers from Latvia, Lithuania and Poland will on Monday inspect the Mazeikiai-Renge railway section...

Services centers create 2,00 new jobs in Lithuania in 2018

The number of Global Business Services (GBS) centers in Lithuania grew from 70 to 78 last year and the sector created...

Lithuania opens new opportunities for the development of green gas market

In order to promote green gas production in Lithuania, the natural gas transmission system operator Amber Grid will...

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

On 3-7 June 2019 VGTU hosted the visit of Yosef Shavit, Director of the Bengis Center for Entrepreneurship &...
Fancy seeing how an international, multilingual institution like the European Parliament works on a daily basis? Apply...
Public Governance, the first dual degree programme between Lithuanian and American universities

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) and the University of Central Florida (UCF) are joining forces to prepare highly...

Representative of Japanese multinational corporation Komatsu visits VGTU

Representative of the multinational corporation Komatsu, Mr. Takashi Ishihara, visited Vilnius Gediminas Technical...

U-Multirank 2019: KTU is climbing up the rankings, best achievement – internationality

In the beginning of June, the results of U-Multirank 2019, the largest global university ranking came out. Kaunas...

Lithuanian researcher created AI-based solution for measuring the emotional climate of New York

A young researcher from Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Lithuania – Domantas Didziapetris – created...

Great results: VGTU got 4 medals of satisfaction in The Global Student Satisfaction Awards

The Global Student Satisfaction Awards empower students across the globe to determine the best universities. It is an...

Raimundas Petrauskas elected as a new KTU Council Chairman

Raimundas Petrauskas, Managing Director at Schmitz Cargobull Baltic was elected as a Chairman of the Kaunas University...

Apply: Erasmus+ Teaching Visits for 2019-2020 Autumn Semester

VMU International Cooperation Department invites all VMU teachers to participate in the contest for Erasmus+ teaching...

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