alcohol consumption

Why is Lithuania's alcohol market shrinking?

The alcohol market in Lithuania is shrinking, and this is true for both legal and illegal sources of alcohol. Experts say that both alcohol consumption and...

Education the key to fighting alcohol abuse, says Lithuanian PM (1)

While new restrictions on the retail hours for alcohol sales were approved on Monday, more work needs to be put into education as changes in the law will...

Government endorses further restrictions on alcohol (1)

The Lithuanian government endorsed a package of measures aimed at cutting alcohol consumption on Monday. It includes alcohol-free zones, and further...

Action plan on alcoholism within a month, says government

Lithuania's Ministry of Health is to draft an action plan for a concerted effort to fight alcoholism within less than a month, the government decided...

Restrictions on selling alcohol in non-grocery stores on way, says PM

The Lithuanian government is to draft legislation restricting the sale of alcohol in non-grocery stores, Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius said.