EU citizens


50,000 emigrated from Lithuania in 2016, 14,000 this year  (1)
2017 m. kovo 22 d. 09:29
Over 50,000 people emigrated from Lithuania last year, in addition to nearly 14,000 in the first two months of 2017, shows official statistics.
Brexit minister in Vilnius: UK expects generous EU deal on migrants  (2)
2017 m. vasario 21 d. 16:25
David Davis , Britain's minister in charge of the country's exit from the European Union (EU), has said in Vilnius he expected a generous agreement from the...
Rights of Lithuanians after Brexit must be ensured - EU negotiator
2016 m. gruodžio 21 d. 11:49
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė said at a meeting with the European Union 's...
Brexit and Beyond
2016 m. rugsėjo 29 d. 12:06
The British Chamber of Commerce in Lithuania hosted a half day conference last Tuesday...
Europe needs unity as never before - Grybauskaitė after meeting Merkel
2016 m. rugsėjo 12 d. 10:56
Europe needs unity more than ever before, as it is challenged by crisis of identity and...
EU regulations rein in on tobacco sales
2016 m. rugsėjo 8 d. 09:12
What do Lithuanians and Europeans think about the EU?
2016 m. rugpjūčio 4 d. 09:14
European Union citizens think that the biggest problems in Europe right now are immigration and terrorism, while Lithuanians are more worried about issues closer at...
Albinas Januška: Putin will win, EU will back down
2016 m. liepos 25 d. 07:00
Albinas Januška , Lithuanian politician, one of the founders of the Social Democratic...
Europe caught in the ring of fire
2016 m. liepos 21 d. 07:00
The European Union once had great ambitions to spread democracy in its immediate...
Brexit: a short guide to what is likely to happen next
2016 m. birželio 27 d. 08:45
In a historic referendum, British citizens voted to leave the European Union on June 23,...
Penalties 'don't solve anything' in refugee crisis - Romanian president
2016 m. gegužės 18 d. 14:27
Romanian President Klaus Iohannis has criticized the European Commission's (EC) proposal to penalize countries that refuse to take in migrants. Sanctions do not help...
Lithuanian embassy asks Israel to explain deportation of Lithuanian activist
2016 m. gegužės 11 d. 10:15
Lithuania 's Embassy to Israel on Tuesday handed a note to the Israeli Foreign Ministry with a request to specify the reasons behind the denial of entry to...
Discrimination against some EU citizens cannot be price for avoiding Brexit - Lithuanian President  (1)
2016 m. vasario 18 d. 09:12
European Union countries must look for compromise and help the British government convince...
Lithuania 'cannot imagine' EU without Britain
2016 m. vasario 17 d. 10:23
Lithuania cannot imagine the European Union (EU) without the United Kingdom , says the...
Draft proposals to keep Britain in EU to hit Lithuanian migrants in UK
2016 m. vasario 2 d. 16:23
Draft proposals by European Council president Donald Tusk to keep Britain in the...
Lithuania refuses residency permit to same-sex spouse  (4)
2016 m. sausio 28 d. 12:27
Lithuania's Migration Department has refused to issue a temporary residence permit to a Belarusian man who married his Lithuanian male partner in the Netherlands.
Dutch and Lithuanian interests deeply intertwined, says ambassador  (1)
2016 m. sausio 8 d. 09:47
Ludo Segers talks to the Dutch ambassador about taking over the presidency of the European council, on why David Cameron ’s speech on getting a new deal for Britain...
Lithuania launches comprehensive immigration information tool
2015 m. gruodžio 28 d. 17:16
A new information portal designed to ease immigration to Lithuania for highly-skilled...
Foreign nationals make up under 1% of Lithuania's population
2015 m. gruodžio 21 d. 10:29
Foreign citizens accounted for 0.8% of the total population of Lithuania on January 1, 2014....
UK's proposal on benefits to EU citizens is discriminatory, Lithuanian president says
2015 m. gruodžio 18 d. 09:47
On Thursday in Brussels, Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with British Prime...
Grybauskaitė to discuss energy, border protection and UK's reforms with EU council
2015 m. gruodžio 17 d. 10:50
On Thursday, 17 December, Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė will travel to Brussels to attend a European Council meeting and discuss additional measures to...
Opinion: Refugee crisis reveals Europe has no balls  (1)
2015 m. lapkričio 25 d. 14:49
Even as this piece is being written, it is possible that a Europolitician in Brussels would turn up his salary-soaked nose at the headline. However, it is now time to...
24 percent of Lithuanians approve same-sex marriage
2015 m. spalio 5 d. 14:29
Every fourth Lithuanian thinks that same-sex marriage should be legalized throughout the...
Opinion: Not human enough to be saved  (40)
2015 m. rugsėjo 17 d. 12:14
It is a wrenching image. And it is an image that now speaks as the symbol for the refugee...
Non-EU citizen cannot stay in Ireland after marriage to Lithuanian ends, EU court rules
2015 m. liepos 17 d. 09:23
A non-EU citizen cannot stay in Ireland after his marriage to a Lithuanian citizen has...
Andreas Umland: New social deal in Russia is "No serious political participation, but Bread and Circuses"  (1)
2015 m. balandžio 5 d. 14:06
Andreas Umland , German political scientist and senior research fellow at Kiev-based Institute for Euro-Atlantic Cooperation, speaks about Russian domestic...
Loopholes and taxation: Overseeing a fairer European Union
2015 m. balandžio 1 d. 13:43
Companies should pay a fair share of taxes on the money they earn, and governments should not favor certain businesses by giving them advantages not available to...
Half Lithuanians perceive widespread gender inequality
2015 m. balandžio 1 d. 09:04
The latest Eurobarometer survey on gender equality has revealed that 49 percent of those...
When geography is not enough - three Lithuanian paths to Europe
2015 m. vasario 27 d. 09:49
In her latest book, Three Lithuanian Europes: the Nation, Europe, and the EU in Modern...
Group of MPs want Lithuanian government to pick a fight with Norway over children's welfare
2015 m. vasario 18 d. 15:47
A group of Lithuanian legislators, mostly conservatives, want the government to pick a fight...