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Lukiškių Street closing in Vilnius until October
2017 m. liepos 28 d. 12:28
Lukiškių Street will be closed in central Vilnius until October due to planned reconstruction of engineering networks, the municipality said.
Former chief of Go Vilnius - Mayor was under political pressure to sack me  (2)
2017 m. liepos 7 d. 14:53
Vilnius City Mayor Remigijus Šimašius has dismissed Go Vilnius CEO Darius Udrys from office.
Lithuania’s LGBT friendly map endorsed by the capital  (1)
2017 m. birželio 22 d. 12:31
While Lithuania is often criticised for homophobic laws and attitudes, her big cities are...
Corporate communications specialist Karsokas joins Go Vilnius
2016 m. spalio 12 d. 11:02
Corporate communications specialist Giedrius Karsokas has joined Go Vilnius – the...
Vilnius the most satisfying EU capital to live in
2016 m. rugsėjo 8 d. 15:19
Residents of Vilnius are the most satisfied with life in their city among people living in...
Vilnius unveils street signs in Polish and Russian
2016 m. rugsėjo 5 d. 08:41
In celebration of the European Day of Languages, additional street signs have been unveiled in Polish and Russian on Warsaw Street and Russian Street in Vilnius.
Fact and fiction in the founding legend of Vilnius
2016 m. rugsėjo 2 d. 08:52
The founding myth of Vilnius has many affinities with legends of Rome and other great...
Moscow House construction in Vilnius stalling despite push from Russia
2016 m. rugpjūčio 31 d. 08:53
Moscow is looking for contractors to finish building Moscow House in Vilnius. The...
Vilnius council greenlights national stadium concession tender
2016 m. rugpjūčio 25 d. 08:17
The Vilnius City Council on Wednesday finalized preparations for the tender for the national stadium concession. Mayor Remigijus Šimašius says the tender would be...
Vilnius monuments to be lit in Ukrainian colours
2016 m. rugpjūčio 24 d. 12:19
The Vilnius City Municipality has decided to light up the monument of Three Crosses and the Town Hall in the colours of the flag of Ukraine , which is celebrating its...
Vilnius to borrow €50m from EIB to refinance debt
2016 m. rugpjūčio 23 d. 17:14
The municipality of Vilnius to borrow up to €50 million from the European Investment...
Vilnius to crack down on landlords who don't pay taxes
2016 m. rugpjūčio 19 d. 11:49
Vilnius authorities are intent on cracking down on unaccounted property rents. Under a new...
Fuel-free ferry to sail on the Neris River in Vilnius
2016 m. rugpjūčio 11 d. 07:50
Green transportation in cities is the future that needs to begin today, believe four friends...
Lithuania's Muslims at odds with Vilnius authorities over new mosque  (1)
2016 m. rugpjūčio 2 d. 13:33
Lithuania's Muslim community has been trying to build a mosque in Vilnius for over a decade, but it has yet to reach an agreement with the city's authorities. To...
New bubble brewing in Lithuania's real estate market?
2016 m. liepos 28 d. 07:00
Record-low interest rates and employees' confidence about their financial future have been heating the Lithuanian real estate market.
Vilnius third most affordable European destination
2016 m. liepos 28 d. 06:51
Planning a weekend trip not to heavy on the purse? The list of Europe's most affordable...
Volunteers in green jackets offering assistance to Vilnius tourists
2016 m. liepos 27 d. 09:09
Throughout the summer, young people in bright green jackets are offering assistance and maps...
Jewish community wants Vilnius municipality to co-found kindergarten
2016 m. liepos 25 d. 09:03
The Jewish community wants Vilnius municipality co-found a Jewish kindergarten in the...
Rents in Vilnius grow faster than income
2016 m. liepos 22 d. 08:33
Over the last three years, rise in apartment rents in Vilnius outpaced the growth of people's income, statistics show. To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly...
Hilton hotel to be built in Vilnius
2016 m. liepos 19 d. 13:59
A new building to be erected by property developer Eika on central Gedimino Avenue in Vilnius is to house a Hilton Garden Inn hotel. To read this article, try a...
Vilnius to build 10 new public squares
2016 m. liepos 19 d. 07:57
Students protest Labour Code by blockading Government building
2016 m. birželio 23 d. 08:31
Late Wednesday evening, about 50 students blockaded the entrance to the Government...
Baltic Pride event kickoff not without protests
2016 m. birželio 17 d. 08:38
A small group protested outside the Russian Drama Theatre in Vilnius which hosted a Baltic...
Baltic Pride 2016 festival kicks off in Vilnius
2016 m. birželio 16 d. 08:44
The Baltic Pride LGBT festival kicked off on Wednesday and will culminate in a pride parade in Vilnius . To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly...
Swedbank transfers investment services to Vilnius
2016 m. birželio 15 d. 08:59
The Swedish Swedbank banking group has transferred a significant portion of its investment fund and investment portfolio administration services to a branch in...
Lithuanian courts dismiss Saudi's claim to victim status for CIA imprisonment  (1)
2016 m. birželio 14 d. 12:26
Lithuania's law enforcement has no substantial evidence of a Saudi Arabian citizen...
Apartment rents in Vilnius have jumped by a third in three years
2016 m. birželio 14 d. 09:26
Over the last three years, apartment rent prices in Vilnius have gone up by almost a...
Where are Lithuanians going to watch UEFA Euro 2016?
2016 m. birželio 8 d. 17:00
Although Lithuania is a basketball country, sports fans are getting ready for one of the...