European Commission


Increasing number of countries take firm stance on Nord Stream 2 - Minister of Energy
2017 m. birželio 27 d. 09:52
An increasing number of nations back a firm stance on Nord Stream 2 as the European Commission seeks a mandate from the EU's member states in talks on the project,...
EU mulls screening investments from China
2017 m. birželio 23 d. 17:48
EU leaders on Friday asked the European Commission to examine the possibility of screening...
Hyperloop One representatives: Lithuania might be part of the project
2017 m. birželio 23 d. 09:53
In Los Angeles, Minister of Economy Mindaugas Sinkevičius visited one of the most...
MPs propose to ask Poland, Latvia, Estonia to join blocking of Belarus N-plant
2017 m. birželio 22 d. 10:28
A group of Lithuanian lawmakers propose that the Seimas should formally invite Polish,...
Lithuania jumps to 16th place on European Innovation Scoreboard
2017 m. birželio 20 d. 16:54
Lithuania climbed eight positions to the 16th place on the 2017 European Innovation Scoreboard published by the European Commission (EC), posting the highest...
Ukraine considers joining Rail Baltica gauge - minister in Vilnius
2017 m. birželio 16 d. 15:43
Ukraine is considering the possibility of joining the Baltic European-gauged Rail Baltica railway in the future, Ukraine's Infrastructure Minister Volodymyr...
Lithuania backs Brussels initiative on defense fund
2017 m. birželio 12 d. 10:32
Lithuania's government supports the European Commission (EC) initiative to set up a...
Some 50,000 Lithuanians support European initiative on family definition
2017 m. birželio 12 d. 10:08
Around 50,000 people in Lithuania have supported a European initiative to define...
President Dalia Grybauskaite promises to help Ukraine block Nord Stream 2 initiatives
2017 m. birželio 12 d. 09:28
President Dalia Grybauskaite has promised to help Ukraine to block initiatives for...
Baltic states could have 2 LNG terminals - Lithuanian PM
2017 m. birželio 9 d. 15:01
Two terminals could operate on the eastern coast of the Baltic Sea controlled by the three Baltic states – in Lithuania's Klaipėda and in Estonia , which could...
Baltic PMs visiting Lithuania's LNG terminal in Klaipėda
2017 m. birželio 9 d. 09:48
The prime ministers of the three Baltic states are visiting the liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal in the Lithuanian port city of Klaipėda on Friday as part of...
EP member: Baltic states should be strong on Rail Baltica project
2017 m. gegužės 29 d. 12:24
Amid the increasingly heated discussions in the Baltic states about the financing of the...
Gazprom must compensate consumers for losses over unfair practices - Grybauskaitė
2017 m. gegužės 24 d. 13:02
Russia's gas giant Gazprom must compensate European gas consumers for losses they suffered...
EU commission recognizes Lithuania's social model as structural reform
2017 m. gegužės 22 d. 15:15
The European Commission has recognized Lithuania's so-called social model package, including its new Labour Code , as a structural reform and granted the country...
Lithuania must reform education system to catch up with Western Europe - IMF
2017 m. gegužės 16 d. 09:19
Lithuania's near-term economic outlook is positive, but there are doubts if the country will manage to catch up with Western Europe in the longer term, the head of the...
Baltic countries: Nord Stream 2 is a political project  (1)
2017 m. gegužės 9 d. 09:19
The prime ministers of the three Baltic countries and Poland reiterated on Monday that...
EC, Gazprom should hold talks on new commitments - Energy Minister
2017 m. gegužės 4 d. 15:54
The European Commission and the Russian gas giant Gazprom should hold negotiations on new commitments, as the current ones no longer reflect the reality and will...
Lithuania says Gazprom's commitments fail to prevent abuse of dominant position
2017 m. gegužės 4 d. 11:11
Gazprom 's proposed commitments in the Lithuanian and other Central and Eastern Europea n...
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...
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 would manage to remain unified after the referendum that granted broader...
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...
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...