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Astravyets N-plant construction can't be stopped - Seimas speaker
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...
Rail Baltica – the key facts
2017 m. sausio 31 d. 16:46
The Prime Ministers of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia are signing an agreement on the development of the European railway Rail Baltica on Tuesday. Smooth...
Lithuania to treat rare diseases in EU
2017 m. sausio 26 d. 15:40
Lithuanians who have mandatory health insurance will be able to undergo treatment of extremely rare diseases in other countries of the European Union (EU) that have...
Lithuanian milk producers protesting in Brussels
2017 m. sausio 23 d. 10:44
Lithuanian milk producers are holding a rally in Brussels on Monday in protest of...
EC: Lithuania may fall short of Stability, Growth Pact standards
2017 m. sausio 18 d. 10:49
Lithuania's 2017 draft budget plan may fall short of the provisions of the Stability and Growth Pact , however, this could be avoided by way of an exception, if the...
New Govt wants to study details of Rail Baltica project - TranspMin
2017 m. sausio 17 d. 12:29
The Lithuanians government wants to look into the details of the Rail Baltic project before signing interstate agreements on the European standard-gauge railway,...
Lithuania's PM not sure he'll sign Rail Baltica deal
2017 m. sausio 16 d. 14:34
Estonia plans for the prime ministers of the Baltic states to sign the deal on the...
Over EUR 17 mln planned for cooperation of border regions with Kaliningrad
2017 m. sausio 16 d. 11:19
A tender should be called in mid-2017 where Lithuanian and Kaliningrad border regions...
Latvian minister: We grasp Astravyets concerns, don't plan embargo laws
2017 m. sausio 16 d. 10:18
The Latvian government supports the Lithuanian position to demand the highest security...
Lithuania to appoint special ambassador over Belarusian N-plant
2017 m. sausio 3 d. 19:45
Lithuania will appoint a special ambassador for coordination of institutional actions over the Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant under construction in Belarus close to...
Lithuania hands note to Belarusian ambassador over incident with Astravyets reactor
2016 m. gruodžio 29 d. 14:17
Belarus ian Ambassador to Lithuania Alexaner Korol was on Thursday handed a note, urging him to provide detailed information about yet another incident involving...
EU aid for Klaipėda FSRU purchase to depend on Latvia, Estonia - EnergMin
2016 m. gruodžio 27 d. 16:16
Lithuania's talks with the European Commission on EU funding for the acquisition of the...
Seimas approves 2017 state budget
2016 m. gruodžio 22 d. 18:33
After a full day of discussions, Lithuania's parliament on Thursday approved the 2017 state...
Minister of Energy: paradox but occupation isn't over in energy industry
2016 m. gruodžio 22 d. 16:08
The new Minister of Energy Žygimantas Vaičiūnas does not deny the possibility that in negotiations to disconnect from the so-called BRELL ring there could be...
If Belarus N-plant project can't be stopped, safety must be ensured - EnMin
2016 m. gruodžio 22 d. 11:23
Lithuania's new Energy Minister Žygimantas Vaičiūnas sees ensuring the safety of the Astravyets nuclear power plant, which Belarus is building just 50...
Lithuania will have to improve its reputation in Rail Baltica project
2016 m. gruodžio 21 d. 16:26
Lithuania will have to improve its reputation that has been harmed by the country's...
New Labour Code to come into force next July
2016 m. gruodžio 20 d. 14:39
Lithuania's new Labour Code , which is part of the so-called social model package, will...
Lithuania has European Commission's support on Belarus' N-plant
2016 m. gruodžio 20 d. 09:46
Environment Minister Kęstutis Navickas says that Karmenu Vella , the EU commissioner in charge of environment, maritime affairs and fisheries, has assured him...
Min of Social Affairs to involve NGOs, local Govts in efforts against poverty
2016 m. gruodžio 19 d. 10:31
Lithuania's new Social Security and Labour Minister Linas Kukuraitis pledges a higher degree of inclusion of non-governmental organizations, local governments and...
ForMin admits lack of understanding form neighbors on Belarus' N-plant
2016 m. gruodžio 16 d. 13:29
Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius admits that Lithuania has so far failed to fully...
MEP Auštrevičius - The EU and NATO: Finally on the same path
2016 m. gruodžio 15 d. 23:02
It is understandable why at the end of this year political analysts raise questions from...
New budget draft cuts govt sector deficit to 0.7% of GDP
2016 m. gruodžio 14 d. 11:35
The improved 2017 budge t of the central and municipal budget envisages that the deficit of...