European Broadcasting Union

EBU warns Lithuania against linking LRT supervisors' mandates to appointing bodies' terms

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has warned that linking the mandates of public broadcasters' supervisory bodies to the terms of office of the...

M. Garbačiauskaitė-Budrienė on the Seimas Commission investigation: the conclusions to a certain extent are true, but the aspirations of parliamentarians are not related to transparency

The conclusions of the Seimas Commission scrutiny of the LRT activities are to a certain extent true, but the proposals on how to change the LRT management...

Attempt on LRT's independence poses threat to freedom of speech, president says

An attempt on Lithuania's national broadcaster LRT's independence poses threat to the freedom of speech, President Dalia Grybauskaitė says.

Concerned about its independence, Lithuanian public broadcaster turns to EBU

The director general of the Lithuanian Radio and Television (LRT) has turned to the head of the European Broadcasting Union (EBU), saying that the...

The LRT Council on the threat for the independence of the Lithuanian National Radio and Television

Dear Seimas Members, Having acquainted with the conclusions and proposals of the Lithuanian Republic Seimas ad hoc Investigation Commission (hereafter –...