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Farmers' leader says relations with SocDems are good
2017 m. liepos 20 d. 10:39
The leader of the Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union (LFGU) says that his party's relations with its ruling coalition partner, the Lithuanian Social Democratic...
Lithuania's Tatar community awaits political decisions on history recount
2017 m. liepos 19 d. 14:39
The Tatar community, which this year celebrates 620 years in Lithuania, hopes that the...
Farmers' leadership meeting to discuss coalition future
2017 m. liepos 19 d. 10:34
Leadership of the Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union is Wednesday gathering to discuss...
Conservatives catching up in popularity with ruling Farmers
2017 m. liepos 14 d. 12:15
The opposition Homeland Union –Lithuanian Christian Democrats are catching up in popularity with the ruling Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union (LFGU), according...
VAT tariff on heating could be 15% - Seimas speaker
2017 m. liepos 12 d. 09:45
The reduced value-added tax ( VAT ) rate on heating in Lithuania could be 15 percent, says...
US gas would pull down LNG prices in Lithuania - Seimas speaker
2017 m. liepos 5 d. 10:30
The price of liquefied natural gas ( LNG ) imported by Lithuania could decline, if the...
Seimas extends session until July 13 due to forest reform
2017 m. liepos 4 d. 11:48
The Lithuanian parliament on Tuesday extended its spring session until July 13.
State forest reform not a matter of confidence in Government
2017 m. liepos 4 d. 11:09
Lithuania's much-contested state forest management reform is not a matter of confidence in the government and it will be carried out in one or another way, Prime...
Bundestag speaker Lammert coming to Lithuania
2017 m. liepos 3 d. 09:31
Norbert Lammert , president of Germany 's lower house of parliament, the Bundestag, is coming to Lithuania this week, news portal reported.
Pranckietis in USA: sanctions against Russia should be retained until full implementation of the Minsk agreements
2017 m. birželio 29 d. 09:35
Viktoras Pranckietis , Speaker of the Seimas, discusses transatlantic security, support to...
President's declared assets amount to EUR 837,000, PM's at EUR 214,000
2017 m. birželio 28 d. 11:34
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė 's personal assets and savings rose by 27,000...
Seimas' speaker Pranckietis going to US
2017 m. birželio 26 d. 10:22
Lithuania's Parliamentary Speaker Viktoras Pranckietis is going to Washington D.C. early...
Reform of forestry firms postponed until fall - Seimas' speaker
2017 m. birželio 21 d. 13:08
After about 100 employees of forestry companies and representatives of t rade unions gathered outside the Lithuanian parliament on Wednesday in protest of the...
Polish MP angered by refused registration of group for ties with Belarus
2017 m. birželio 21 d. 10:34
Jaroslav Narkevič , a member of the Electoral Action of Poles in Lithuania – Union of...
12 Lithuanian MPs failed to apply for access to classified info
2017 m. birželio 8 d. 16:44
Thirteen Lithuanian parliamentarians have not applied for permits to work with classified...
MP Žilinskas passes away
2017 m. birželio 7 d. 09:42
Lithuania's conservative MP Rokas Žilinskas passed away in the Vilnius University's...
MPs to turn to Constitutional Court over broader dual citizenship
2017 m. gegužės 31 d. 10:05
Lithuanian parliamentarians intend to turn to the Constitutional Court for yet another interpretation of the possibility to expand the institute of dual citizenship .
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...
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 Minister Linas Linkevičius told Ukrainian Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak as...
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...
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...