European Commission

Opinion: EU's biggest fault lines exposed by Brexit
2016 m. birželio 29 d. 16:27
Britain’s historic decision to leave the European Union has exposed big fault lines inside...
Lithuanian TV watchdog lifts sanctions on pro-Russian broadcasts
2016 m. birželio 29 d. 14:42
Lithuania's media watchdog has cancelled restrictions on two Russian-language TV channels...
Butkevicius invites Israeli scientists to use Lithuania’s ‘science valleys’
2016 m. birželio 28 d. 17:17
Lithuania is inviting Israel's scientists to use its integrated science, studies and business centres, or "science valleys" said Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius...
Lithuania’s prime minister blames EU institutions for Brexit vote
2016 m. birželio 24 d. 11:39
Lithuania’s Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius said some of the blame for the vote to exit the EU by the British electorate should be placed at the door of EU...
Britain votes to leave EU sparking global turmoil
2016 m. birželio 24 d. 11:15
Britain has voted to leave the European Union by a margin of 52% to 48% leading British...
Stockholm arbitration ruling in Lithuania-Gazprom case 'not a total loss'
2016 m. birželio 23 d. 08:51
A four-year-long dispute between the Lithuanian government and Russia‘s gas company...
Kaunas and Klaipėda short-listed for 2022 European Capital of Culture
2016 m. birželio 22 d. 12:29
Kaunas and Klaipėda , Lithuania’s second and third biggest cities, respectively, have...
Lithuania's new finance minister: Real estate and car taxes are coming sooner or later
2016 m. birželio 20 d. 15:40
Rasa Budbergytė , Lithuania’s former representative at the European Court of Auditors , has been appointed as the country’s new finance minister. To read this...
Rail Baltica gets €200m EU funding
2016 m. birželio 20 d. 10:38
The European Commission has approved €202 million in funding for the Rail Baltica...
300 protest Seimas Labour Code liberalization proposal  (1)
2016 m. birželio 16 d. 13:08
About 300 people organized by Lithuanian trade unions gathered to protest the new Labour...
EC to discipline France on posted workers wage regulation
2016 m. birželio 16 d. 11:22
The European Commission (EC) intends to send an official letter to France on Thursday,...
Brexit 'challenge, not disaster', says Lithuanian EC commissioner
2016 m. birželio 16 d. 09:38
If the United Kingdom left the European Union (EU), it would present an enormous challenge, but would not be disastrous, says Lithuania's European Commissioner...
Lithuania joins call for EU visa-free travel for Georgia
2016 m. birželio 13 d. 09:03
Lithuania and four other countries of the European Union (EU) have signed a letter, urging...
Lithuania to scrap zero tolerance law for drunk driving
2016 m. birželio 13 d. 08:38
The Ministry of Interior has decided to refuse the proposal to implement zero tolerance...
'Lithuania is losing direction' - President Grybauskaitė's annual address  (2)
2016 m. birželio 9 d. 11:32
Lithuania is spending less and less time and effort on strategic decisions and the state is losing its strategic direction, President Dalia Grybauskaitė said in her...
MEPs attack Commission for failing 'to grasp seriousness of situation' on Belarus nuclear plant
2016 m. birželio 7 d. 09:14
Members of the European Parliament say the European Commission lacks resolve in dealing with Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant , a facility being built by Belarus...
Is Poland illegally throttling energy imports from Lithuania?
2016 m. birželio 6 d. 13:15
Lithuanian and Polish energy market regulators have begun to investigate whether the Polish...
EU must be united on Belarus nuclear plant, Lithuanian PM tells Juncker
2016 m. birželio 3 d. 17:21
The European Union has to speak with once voice about the safety of a new nuclear power...
Poland rejects EU criticism as ‘unwarranted’
2016 m. birželio 3 d. 09:54
The Polish government dismissed a critical assessment of its first months in office by the European Union , arguing that complaints by the EU were unauthorized and...
Lithuanian PM to discuss Belarus nuclear plant, dairy crisis with Juncker
2016 m. birželio 2 d. 09:56
Lithuanian Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius is to meet European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to discuss the critical situation in the country's...
EU fines on Lithuania not unexpected - minister
2016 m. birželio 1 d. 10:00
The European Commission has warned Lithuania about sanctions over two issues: the market...
Investigation of FIBA's attack on Eurocup requested by Lithuanian MEP
2016 m. birželio 1 d. 09:27
European Parliament member and former president of Lithuania's A and B basketball leagues...