South Africa

Benefits of Lithuanian citizenship from the South African Litvak perspective  (1)
2017 m. balandžio 12 d. 17:20
“ South Africa is more Litvak than Lithuania itself,” Markas Zingeris , the Lithuanian playwright and novelist once remarked. And, as one of very few members of...
How food built my American/South African/Lithuanian family  (4)
2017 m. kovo 7 d. 11:44
The most common question I get, after I tell people I’m from Miami, is: “What are you doing here?”
Israel-capital Blender entering Lithuania's p2p lending market
2017 m. vasario 22 d. 10:11
Israel -capital company blender intends to join the Lithuanian peer-to-peer lending market...
Lithuania: my journey of return
2017 m. vasario 8 d. 15:23
As a Cape Town born Jew, my life has come full circle. Although I was born after his death,...
Several hundred Litvaks granted Lithuanian citizenship after legal amendments
2016 m. gruodžio 27 d. 13:41
Several hundred applications for Lithuanian citizenship have already been approved since...
Žmogaus kūno galimybės: iš liekno „sliekiūkščio“ – iki 150 kg raumenų kalno  (81)
2016 m. spalio 14 d. 18:13
Ši istorija – nėra sugalvota, nors patikėti ja ir nėra lengva. Prieš dešimt metų britas Martynas Fordas buvo eilinis lieknas vyrukas, sveriantis 76...
Litvaks again applying for Lithuanian passports after legal amendment
2016 m. rugsėjo 21 d. 12:09
After an amendment to the Citizenship Law took effect in Lithuania in July, Litvaks , i.e. Jews of Lithuanian origin, living in Israel and the Republic of South...
The stones of Molėtai: Shoah lesson in Lithuania  (1)
2016 m. rugsėjo 2 d. 16:03
August 29th, 2016, has become truly important day for Lithuanian people, for Israel , and...
75th anniversary of massacre of Jews in Šeduva, Lithuania
2016 m. rugsėjo 1 d. 08:26
Lithuania's Prime Minister joined dozens of people marking the seventy-fifth anniversary of...
Seimas drafts amendments on restoring Lithuanian citizenship to Litvaks
2016 m. birželio 17 d. 15:25
Lithuanian MPs have submitted a bill on reinstating citizenship for Jews who left...
What are Barack Obama’s family links to Lithuania?
2016 m. gegužės 19 d. 09:15
Following on from Hollywood star Sean Penn , it now appears that US president Barack Obama also has family links to Lithuania.
Lithuanian parliamentary committees to investigate refusal of citizenship to Litvaks
2016 m. gegužės 9 d. 08:37
Amid complaints from Lithuanian Jewish Community representatives and Litvaks living in...
Lithuanian officials 'need history lessons', says Jewish community leader
2016 m. gegužės 6 d. 10:30
The Lithuanian Jewish community criticized Lithuania's migration officials for refusing...
Growing controversy over rejection of Lithuanian citizenship claims by Litvaks
2016 m. gegužės 3 d. 08:19
Lithuania's citizenship laws recognize the right of people who lived in Lithuania in the...
The impact of Panama Papers in Eastern Europe - and rest of the world
2016 m. balandžio 13 d. 07:44
On April 3, the Panama Papers hit media outlets around the world, and the fallout was swift.
Lithuania ranks among 50 cheapest countries in the world  (4)
2016 m. balandžio 12 d. 07:03
Lithuania has been named among the 50 cheapest countries in the world to live in.
Lithuania's U-turn on granting citizenship to Litvaks
2016 m. balandžio 11 d. 18:10
Some Jews in Israel and the Republic of South Africa who left Lithuania between the...
Baltic Pride in Vilnius bringing LGBT rights into focus before elections
2016 m. balandžio 5 d. 09:33
The Baltic Pride is returning to Vilnius this June. The third LGBT pride event in the...
'We have traditionally strong ties given South Africa took in refugees during the pogroms and WWII' – Honorary Consul
2016 m. kovo 17 d. 08:46
In a series about those remarkable individuals who promote Lithuania's image abroad and...
Seksualumo įsikūnijimas: pažiūrėjus net šiurpas per nugarą nubėga  (26)
2016 m. kovo 16 d. 14:23
Kalifornijoje gyvenanti 27-erių modelis Toochi Kash dar žinoma kaip Italia Kash įsiamžino kraują kaitinančioje fotosesijoje žurnalui „ FHM South Africa“.
€150m deal signed to build Lithuanian solar power plant in Indonesia
2016 m. vasario 22 d. 09:14
Global BOD Group, a Lithuanian group unifying high-tech companies throughout the Baltics, has struck a deal with Sunjaya Purwadi, the governor of the Indonesian region...
Ketvirtoji pramonės revoliucija ir trečioji krizės banga  (90)
2016 m. vasario 6 d. 21:01
Sausio 20-ąją, kaip įprasta, Šveicarijos kalnų kurorte Davose prasidėjo Pasaulio...
Lost Shtetl: Sergey Kanovich's work to remember the lives and deaths of Lithuanian Jews in WW2
2015 m. gruodžio 16 d. 11:39
Poet and social activist Sergey Kanovich, who lives in Vilnius and Brussels, is currently...
Vilnius University included in Top 200 universities of emerging and BRICS countries
2015 m. gruodžio 7 d. 11:27
The results of Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2016 were announced...
Lithuania elected vice-chair of UNESCO Executive Board
2015 m. lapkričio 24 d. 14:56
During the first session of the United Nations Organization for Education, Science and Culture's ( UNESCO ) new Executive Board in Paris on 20 November, Lithuania...
Lithuania to target 10 priority export markets
2015 m. lapkričio 4 d. 11:55
A list of priority export markets was approved in Lithuania's Ministry of Foreign Affairs Economic Diplomacy Council on Tuesday.
Monument for Gandhi and his Litvak friend unveiled in west Lithuania
2015 m. spalio 2 d. 14:51
A sculpture depicting India 's independence leader Mahatma Gandhi and his Jewish...
India's minister visits Lithuania to unveil monument for Gandhi
2015 m. spalio 1 d. 14:13
India ’s Minister of State for Agriculture, Mr Mohanbhai Kundariya, arrived in Lithuania...
Lithuanian president welcomes new ambassador of Denmark
2015 m. rugsėjo 1 d. 11:32
President Dalia Grybauskaitė last Friday accepted letters of credence from the Ambassador...