European Union

Clients blame bank as ill-considered investment may leave them homeless
2016 m. gegužės 24 d. 16:30
Hundreds of small investors have sued Lithuania's DNB bank after investment products they were sold went sour after the 2008 crash, forcing them to sell their homes...
EU criticises Lithuania for sluggish record in resettling refugees
2016 m. gegužės 23 d. 08:48
Lithuania has been slow in taking in refugees under the European Union 's resettlement...
The tip of the Ukraine iceberg: After the Dutch EU referendum
2016 m. gegužės 23 d. 08:30
Despite Kiev’s official rhetoric, the national consensus on integration with the EU is...
'We in the US think that migrants are a source of strength, not a threat'
2016 m. gegužės 19 d. 15:15
Refugees fleeing conflicts in the Middle East is not a problem just for Europe to solve, says US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Benjamin G. Ziff.
Italian region votes to recognise Crimea and scrap Russian sanctions
2016 m. gegužės 19 d. 09:25
A council in Italy ’s north-eastern Veneto region has voted to recognise the Crimea as a part of Russia and has urged Italy’s national government to abandon...
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...
No-confidence vote against EC is 'publicity stunt' - EU Commissioner Andriukaitis
2016 m. gegužės 18 d. 09:47
A no confidence vote against the European Commission is an attempt to steal some limelight...
Tackling Lithuania’s productivity problem  (1)
2016 m. gegužės 17 d. 08:16
Productivity in Lithuania compared to Western European economies remains abysmally low....
Flemish Minister-President on importance of economic cooperation with Lithuania
2016 m. gegužės 16 d. 14:32
Belgium is a federal state and the regions, Flanders, Wallonia and Brussels each have...
What is happening with Lithuania’s refugee relocation programme?
2016 m. gegužės 12 d. 08:13
Lithuania has promised to accept more than 1,000 refugees over the next two years but...
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...
Putin's 'master plan' for the Baltic States - new investigation  (3)
2016 m. gegužės 11 d. 09:05
A new documentary by leading Baltic journalists investigates the Russian President Vladimir...
What do Lithuanian opinion formers think about a possible Brexit?
2016 m. gegužės 11 d. 08:16
British voters are hitting the polls in six weeks to decide whether their country should stay or leave the European Union . The effects of Brexit would be felt...
Europe must learn from past mistakes in integrating migrants - Flemish premier in Vilnius
2016 m. gegužės 10 d. 16:50
Europe must learn from its mistakes and integrate refugees according to the principles of the society as a whole, Geert Bourgeois, the minister-president of...
Brexit would be the beginning of the end of EU - Lithuanian experts
2016 m. gegužės 10 d. 09:25
As Britain is nearing a crucial vote on continuing its membership in the EU, Lithuanian...
Almost half Europeans want their own UK-style referendum - survey
2016 m. gegužės 9 d. 17:15
As the United Kingdom is preparing for a referendum on its membership in the European Union...
Lithuania's ambassador pays tribute to WWII victims in Moscow, but skips military parade
2016 m. gegužės 9 d. 16:36
Lithuania's Ambassador to Russia Remigijus Motuzas paid tribute to the victims of World War Two in Moscow on Sunday by visiting the Eternal Flame Memorial at the...
If Lithuania banned abortion, it would still have to cover it abroad - health minister
2016 m. gegužės 9 d. 11:28
If Lithuania introduces a ban on abortion , women will still be able to terminate pregnancy in another EU country and the procedure will have to be covered by their...
A fragmented foreign policy leads to a weakened European Union
2016 m. gegužės 6 d. 08:04
The Lisbon Treaty was designed to fundamentally alter the Common Foreign and Security...
Lithuania demands explanation over reported incident in Astravyets nuclear plant
2016 m. gegužės 5 d. 12:53
Lithuania has summoned Belarus' ambassador and handed him a diplomatic note over a reported...