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Lithuania's law to help draw Brussels' attention to Belarus' N-plant problem - German MEP
2017 m. balandžio 21 d. 15:14
A law passed by the Lithuanian parliament on Thursday to restrict electricity imports from the Astravyets nuclear power plant under construction in Belarus will help...
Continued EU-Turkey cooperation crucial - ForMin Linkevičius
2017 m. balandžio 19 d. 09:15
Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius has expressed hope that Turkey 's society...
Lithuania to participate in the establishment of the European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats
2017 m. balandžio 12 d. 08:50
On 11 April in Helsinki, the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on the establishment of the...
Candidates for SocDem leadership critical of LFGU, won't dismember ruling bloc
2017 m. balandžio 10 d. 12:26
Mindaugas Sinkevičius and Gintautas Paluckas , candidates for chairman of the Lithuanian Social Democratic Party, say the party is not satisfied with the current...
MEPs call for checks whether Belarus uses ES support for Astravyets N-plant
2017 m. balandžio 7 d. 09:06
The European Parliament (EP) on Thursday denounced the Belarusian and Russian response to the wave of protests in the countries, also expressing concern that the...
RTR Planeta may face sanctions in Lithuania again
2017 m. balandžio 4 d. 11:06
Just over a month after restrictions on the broadcasting of RTR Planeta in Lithuania...
Rosatom seeks EU favors on Astravyets, Gazprom retains influence in Lithuania
2017 m. balandžio 3 d. 14:17
Russia's nuclear energy corporation Rosatom seeks to form a positive image of the...
Sixty years of the EU – A coming of age?
2017 m. kovo 24 d. 09:16
On the 25th of March the European Union turns sixty. Congratulations are in order for the EU and for ourselves!
Ant stalo milijardas eurų: įvardijo prioritetus transporto sektoriuje  (6)
2017 m. kovo 23 d. 18:03
Europos Komisijai paskelbus apie naują 1 mlrd. eurų siekiančią finansinę priemonę investicijoms į transporto sektorių Europos valstybės suskubo pateikti...
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...
Belarus may have to reconsider Astravyets N-plant project - PM
2017 m. kovo 20 d. 14:15
The Polish decision not to buy electricity from the Astravyets nuclear power plant (NPP) under construction in Belarus shows that the market may be closed for the...
EU after Brexit – what dangers lurk
2017 m. kovo 13 d. 11:23
Lithuania not ready to enforce court ruling on name spelling
2017 m. kovo 6 d. 09:34
A Lithuanian court this week instructed migration authorities to enter last name s of two...
Lithuania should improve tax collection figures - Dombrovskis
2017 m. kovo 3 d. 12:11
European Commission (EC) Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis has stated in Vilnius that...
President asks EC for reservation on social model
2017 m. kovo 3 d. 11:30
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė has asked the European Commission (EC) to apply a reserve clause for the country to be able to have a bigger deficit of...
After Juncker's speech, German, Lithuanian ministers don't want major EU disunity
2017 m. kovo 2 d. 10:48
The foreign ministers of Lithuania and Germany say that discussions of the idea of a "multiple-speed" European Union (EU), it is necessary to prevent major gaps...
PM seeks Germany's support on power grid synchronization, Belarus' N-plant
2017 m. vasario 23 d. 11:34
Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis plans to focus on energy issues, such as the...
Lithuanian watchdog to ask for explanation from Russia's TVC over hatred-inciting content
2017 m. vasario 23 d. 08:52
Lithuania's media watchdog will ask for explanation from Russia-registered broadcaster TV...
EC: Lithuanian move to ban RTR Planeta broadcast in line with EU law  (1)
2017 m. vasario 20 d. 11:08
The Lithuanian decision to ban broadcasts of the Russian television channel RTR Planeta...
Astravyets N-plant construction can't be stopped - Seimas speaker  (1)
2017 m. vasario 15 d. 10:20
Lithuania no longer has the potential of halting the construction of the Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant in Belarus close to its border, therefore, should focus on...
Lithuania strives for victory in race over Belarusian N-plant
2017 m. vasario 10 d. 10:19
Darius Degutis , Lithuania's ambassador-at-large coordinating the country's position and steps regarding the Astravyet s Nuclear Power Plant under construction in...
Millions for gas stops wind
2017 m. vasario 6 d. 10:56
Gas consumption in Lithuania is decreasing, but in order to maintain expensive...
Govt approves easing of requirements for farmland buyers
2017 m. vasario 1 d. 15:40
In light of the EU Commission's infringement procedure against Lithuania, the government on...