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BNS asks Lithuanian leaders if they approve of same-sex partnerships
2017 m. gegužės 25 d. 09:37
Amid renewed discussions in the Lithuanian parliament on legalization of same-sex partnerships, BNS asked the country's leaders if they would approve of such a move.
Seimas speaker unveils VDU plan to become national university
2017 m. gegužės 23 d. 15:46
Viktoras Pranckietis , the speaker of the Seimas, on Tuesday unveiled plans by Vytautas Magnus University (VDU) to become a national "umbrella" university.
Lithuania pursues counter-terror cooperation, ForMin tells UK counterpart
2017 m. gegužės 23 d. 10:31
Lithuania will continue to cooperate with the United Kingdom and international community...
Lithuania to continue to support Ukraine's defense, security reforms
2017 m. gegužės 18 d. 15:33
Lithuania will continue to support Ukraine 's defense and security reforms, Foreign...
Government to start paying child benefit of EUR 30-50 next year
2017 m. gegužės 18 d. 11:36
Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis says that the government keeps to its plan to next year start paying a monthly benefit for each child regardless of...
Child money could be EUR 30-60 next year - Minister of Social Affairs
2017 m. gegužės 17 d. 13:18
Discussions are in progress in Lithuania to grant child money to all families regardless of their income starting 2018, with the benefits for families raising 1-2...
Child money should be EUR 100-150 - Seimas speaker
2017 m. gegužės 17 d. 10:32
Child money in Lithuania should be between 100 and 150 euros, says Parliamentary Speaker...
Seimas board to hold meeting on impact of business groups on political system
2017 m. gegužės 10 d. 09:53
Lithuania's Parliamentary Speaker Viktoras Pranckietis is holding a board meeting for what...
Universities consolidation won't necessarily ensure quality - Seimas' speaker
2017 m. gegužės 3 d. 10:45
The Lithuanian government's proposals to consolidate some of the country's universities will not necessarily solve all problems and ensure high-quality education ,...
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...
Lithuania could legalise dual citizenship by scrapping 1990 dividing line - Seimas' speaker
2017 m. balandžio 19 d. 16:46
Amendments to Lithuania's Law on Citizenship will be submitted to the parliament for approval, but the wording may be changed in the course of debates by scrapping...
Seimas speaker to ask for security guidelines on politicians' dangerous ties
2017 m. balandžio 19 d. 13:51
Viktoras Pranckietis , the speaker of the Seimas, says that he will ask the State Security Department , or VSD, for some guidelines what to look at while...
Seimas speaker favors rejecting president's veto on municipal in-house purchases
2017 m. balandžio 19 d. 13:46
Viktoras Pranckietis , the speaker of the Seimas, thinks that the Lithuanian parliament...
SocDems to vote against conclusion that MP Bastys acted against Lithuania's interests
2017 m. balandžio 18 d. 16:19
The Lithuanian Social Democratic Party (LSDP), the junior partner in the ruling coalition,...
Liberal Movement's activities were illegally financed - prosecutor general
2017 m. balandžio 18 d. 13:50
MP Gintaras Steponavičius of the Lithuanian Liberal Movement met with MG Baltic Vice-president Raimondas Kurlianskis to discuss illegal financing for his party...
MP Steponavičius says wont' resign despite calls from Seimas speaker
2017 m. balandžio 14 d. 16:53
Gintaras Steponavičius of the Lithuanian Liberal Movement said on Friday that he would not step down as a lawmaker despite calls from Viktoras Pranckietis , the...
Ruling Farmers remains Lithuania's most popular party
2017 m. balandžio 14 d. 12:46
The ruling Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union (LFGU) continues to top popularity...
China's Parliament speaker coming to Lithuania
2017 m. balandžio 14 d. 12:04
China 's Parliamentary Speaker Zhang Dejiang , the third-highest official in China's...
MP Bastys won't step down even if probe finds he poses threat to National security
2017 m. balandžio 12 d. 16:37
Mindaugas Bastys , a member of the Social Democratic political group in the Seimas, says...
Seimas speaker expects Constitutional Court to revise opinion on citizenship
2017 m. balandžio 12 d. 11:28
Lithuania's Parliamentary Speaker Viktoras Pranckietis has expressed hope for the Constitutional Court to revise its doctrine and to allow broader dual...
Working together for common development
2017 m. balandžio 12 d. 08:32
With snow melting away, grass germinating and trees unfolding buds, Lithuania in April is surrounded by gentle aroma of early spring. In such beautiful season, H. E....
Seimas speaker sees law amendments as only way to broaden dual citizenship
2017 m. balandžio 11 d. 13:39
Viktoras Pranckietis , the speaker of the Seimas, sees amendments to the Law on Citizenship...
China's Parliament speaker expected in Lithuania next week
2017 m. balandžio 7 d. 15:31
China 's Parliamentary Speaker Zhang Dejiang , the third-highest official in China's...
Dual citizenship amendments openly violate Constitutional doctrine - Grybauskaitė
2017 m. balandžio 7 d. 14:27
The amendments on dual citizenship drafted by the opposition conservatives openly run...