Lithuania

Lithuanians 'more open' about Holocaust - President Grybauskaitė
2016 m. rugpjūčio 29 d. 17:10
Lithuanians are starting to face the Holocaust more openly, which facilitates friendlier relations with Israel , Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė said on...
Lithuanian minister offers apology to Latvian counterpart over 'paranoiac fears' in Vilnius
2016 m. rugpjūčio 29 d. 17:03
Lithuania's Agriculture Minister Virginija Baltraitienė on Monday made a public apology to her Latvian counterpart, Janis Duklavs, over the situation in...
Lithuania to station NATO battalion in Rukla
2016 m. rugpjūčio 29 d. 14:28
The international battalion of NATO Allies should be stationed in Rukla, central Lithuania,...
Man killed at Belarusian nuclear plant's construction site
2016 m. rugpjūčio 29 d. 13:17
A worker has been killed during an accident at the construction site of Astravyets Nuclear...
Youth unemployment halved in Lithuania, but growing economy is not the sole factor
2016 m. rugpjūčio 29 d. 12:49
Youth unemployment in Lithuania has shrunk significantly over the last few years....
Molėtai holding Holocaust memorial march
2016 m. rugpjūčio 29 d. 09:47
A memorial march is held in Molėtai, eastern Lithuania, on Monday to honour victims of the Holocaust .
French fighter jets land in Lithuania for NATO air policing mission
2016 m. rugpjūčio 29 d. 09:44
Four French Air Force fighter-jets Mirage 2000 landed in the Air Force Base in Šiauliai, northern Lithuania, on Sunday before commencing NATO's four-month...
Lithuania's most influential media people
2016 m. rugpjūčio 29 d. 09:37
Edmundas Jakilaitis, the host of LRT television's programme "Dėmesio Centre" ("In Focus"),...
Lithuanian and Latvian agriculture ministers under pressure after hunting trip
2016 m. rugpjūčio 29 d. 07:09
Latvia's Agriculture Minister Janis Duklavs stated he would not answer any “silly”...
Can we expect a thaw in Lithuanian-Polish relations?
2016 m. rugpjūčio 29 d. 06:56
The face-to-face meeting of the presidents of Lithuania and Poland , the first one since...
Lithuania considers suing Belarus over Astravyets nuclear plant
2016 m. rugpjūčio 26 d. 15:20
Lithuania is considering filing a lawsuit against Belarus over the unfair and extremely cheap construction of the Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant , Energy Minister...
Amber tourism offers untapped opportunities for Lithuania - Neringa mayor
2016 m. rugpjūčio 26 d. 13:13
Amber trinkets and souvenirs are bountiful in Lithuanian souvenir shops and, if you are lucky, you can find pieces of amber washed on the Baltic shore after a storm....
Nordea and DNB merger 'makes sense' - banking analysts
2016 m. rugpjūčio 26 d. 12:53
The announcement this week that two Nordic banks, Nordea and DNB , are merging their...
Lithuania's most influential people in sports and pop culture
2016 m. rugpjūčio 26 d. 11:32
Basketball legend Arvydas Sabonis, the head of the Lithuanian Basketball Federation, tops...
Brits interested in Lithuanian citizenship after Brexit
2016 m. rugpjūčio 26 d. 10:11
Brits concerned that they will lose the free travel benefits after the United Kingdom...
Lithuania and Poland 'share understanding of geopolitical challenges' - Grybauskaitė
2016 m. rugpjūčio 26 d. 08:44
Lithuania and Poland understand the geopolitical challenges in the same way, Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaite said on Thursday after her first bilateral...
Charms and superstitions of pagan Lithuanians
2016 m. rugpjūčio 26 d. 08:31
Lithuania remained pagan until the late Middle Ages and, as such, was an object of curiosity...
Lithuania to keep its honorary consul in Crimea
2016 m. rugpjūčio 25 d. 15:41
Lithuania does not intend to follow the example of other countries and give up its honorary...
New chief appointed to head Lithuania's Defence and Security Industry Association
2016 m. rugpjūčio 25 d. 15:28
Former CEO of the Teo LT telecommunications company, Arūnas Šikšta, has been appointed to...
60% of Lithuanians see Russia as threat, poll shows
2016 m. rugpjūčio 25 d. 15:16
Three in five Lithuanians believe that Russia 's foreign policies constitute a threat to Lithuania, shows a poll published by DELFI on Thursday.
Lithuania's Linkevičius: Turkey is a country you need to know how to talk to
2016 m. rugpjūčio 25 d. 12:33
Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius was the first government official from an EU and NATO country to visit Turkey after a failed coup in July. Many...
Holocaust commemoration events 'should have more Lithuanian participation'
2016 m. rugpjūčio 25 d. 12:12
The Jewish community expects that more Lithuanians will come to attend Holocaust...
Ieškoma gražiausių plaukų savininkė Lietuvoje: gal tai TU? (FOTO)
2016 m. rugpjūčio 25 d. 09:36
Nuo žurnalų viršelių žvelgiančios merginos žavi nepriekaištinga ir iki plaukų...
Lithuania's former president beats cancer
2016 m. rugpjūčio 25 d. 09:30
Lithuania's former President Valdas Adamkus has successfully beaten cancer. The former president says his last check-up showed no signs of renewed cancerous growth.
Nordea and DNB banks to merge Baltic operations
2016 m. rugpjūčio 25 d. 09:16
The Nordic-Baltic financial group Nordea and the Norwegian bank DNB have agreed to merge their subsidiaries in Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, the banks have...
Russian tourists returning to Lithuanian resorts
2016 m. rugpjūčio 25 d. 08:43
Lithuania's brain drain: 'Some professions are trained for export'
2016 m. rugpjūčio 25 d. 08:27
Emigration has been a perennial headache for the Lithuanian government and businesses for...
Lithuania sees off team to Rio Paralympic Games
2016 m. rugpjūčio 24 d. 16:29
Lithuania's Paralympic national team was seen off to Rio de Janeiro at a ceremony at...