Lithuania

The Top 10 weirdest things that Lithuanians say
2016 m. liepos 1 d. 14:06
Every language in the world is rich with its own hidden meanings and turns of phrase that only native speakers will truly appreciate, and Lithuanian, as one of the...
Lithuania beat France to set up semi-final against USA in U17 World Championships
2016 m. liepos 1 d. 13:20
Lithuania secured a thrilling victory over France in overtime to set up a semi-final against reigning U-17 World Champions the United States today. To read this...
Russian goes on trial for allegedly spying on Lithuania’s president
2016 m. liepos 1 d. 12:19
A Russian intelligence officer charged with spying and attempting to bug the offices and...
Russia fires top commanders of Baltic Fleet in Kaliningrad
2016 m. liepos 1 d. 11:38
Russia has fired the top military commanders of its Baltic Fleet , which is based at...
What's on in Lithuania this weekend: Music and dance
2016 m. liepos 1 d. 11:38
There's an ecelctic mix of events happening throughout Lithuania this weekend, so check out...
Lithuania's president 'may veto provisions of new labour code'
2016 m. liepos 1 d. 09:30
Lithuania's new Labor Code fails to strike the proper balance between the interests of employers and those of employees, an adviser to Lithuanian President Dalia...
800 Japanese soldiers to visit Lithuania
2016 m. liepos 1 d. 09:10
In August, three military ships with 800 Japanese soldiers will arrive in Lithuania as part of a friendly visit. To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly...
Lithuanian minimum wage rises for second time this year
2016 m. liepos 1 d. 08:46
Lithuania's minimum monthly wage will be increasing on Friday by €30 to €380. To read...
Red lights and erotic cinema – an alternative history of Interwar Lithuania
2016 m. liepos 1 d. 08:13
Interwar Kaunas had a red light district, women were scandalizing conservative prudes with their skirts and haircuts and every other film shown in Kaunas cinemas was a...
Lithuania makes it easier for foreigners to get work permits
2016 m. birželio 30 d. 18:03
The Lithuanian parliament on Thursday adopted legislation making it easier for third-country...
Brexit weakens EU and represents a victory for Russia – Lithuanian Foreign Minister  (1)
2016 m. birželio 30 d. 17:47
Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius has said Britain's vote to exit the EU had...
Lithuania says CIA flights were not related to detained prisoners
2016 m. birželio 30 d. 17:38
The Lithuanian government told the European Court of Human Rights in a suspected secret CIA...
Lithuania launches new initiative against vote-buying before elections
2016 m. birželio 30 d. 17:06
The heads of Lithuania's ministries for interior and justice and the Central Electoral Commission signed on Thursday a memorandum on cooperation in combating...
The railway tunnel that could transform geopolitics in Baltic region
2016 m. birželio 30 d. 13:40
A new railway tunnel linking the Baltics and Scandinavia could transform the geopolitics of the entire region, from the Nordics through the Baltic States to Europe....
13 new refugees resettled in Lithuania
2016 m. birželio 30 d. 12:44
Twelve Syrian refugees and a stateless person from Palestine came to Lithuania from Greece...
Politicians and doctors call for president to veto assisted insemination law
2016 m. birželio 30 d. 12:23
Lithuania's opposition Liberal Movement party is asking President Dalia Grybauskaitė to...
All alcohol sales in Lithuania to require ID
2016 m. birželio 30 d. 09:43
Beginning in autumn, anyone purchasing alcohol will have to show their ID to do so. To...
Rimi profits jump in Lithuania
2016 m. birželio 30 d. 09:36
Ceiling on employer Social Security contributions approved by Lithuania’s parliament
2016 m. birželio 30 d. 08:37
The Lithuanian parliament green lighted reforms of the social security system that provides...
Will emigrants flood back to Lithuania after Brexit?
2016 m. birželio 30 d. 08:18
One of the biggest questions raised by Lithuanians in the wake of the United Kingdom's vote to leave the European Union is what will happen to work migrants in the...
Po EK sprendimo atšaukiamos sankcijos rusiškoms televizijoms  (89)
2016 m. birželio 29 d. 17:11
Po Europos Komisijos (EK) signalų, kad Lietuvos taikomos sankcijos dviem rusiškoms televizijoms gali neatitikti Europos Sąjungos teisės, Lietuvos radijo ir...
Z „RTR Planeta” i „NTV Mir Lithuania” zdjęto sankcje  (3)
2016 m. birželio 29 d. 16:21
Po sygnałach ze strony Komisji Europejskiej, że litewskie sankcje wobec rosyjskich...
Impacts of Brexit on Lithuanian economy outlined by Finance Minister
2016 m. birželio 29 d. 16:00
The United Kingdom 's decision to leave the European Union will directly and indirectly...
Lithuania says no evidence that terror suspect was held in secret CIA prison
2016 m. birželio 29 d. 15:42
Justice Minister Juozas Bernatonis says that Lithuania's law-enforcement bodies have no...