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Haase, Bastys get into by-election run-off in Lithuania's Zanavykai constituency

Irena Haase , representing the opposition conservative Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrats , and Mindaugas Bastys , a former social...

Lithuania's election watchdog registers 6 candidates to fill vacant Seimas seat

Lithuania's Central Electoral Commission on Tuesday registered six candidates who want to fill a vacant parliament seat.

AgriMin to allocate EUR 3 mln to farmers renouncing pig farming (Updated)

Lithuania's Ministry of Agriculture plans to allocate 3 million euros for measures aimed at encouraging farmers to renounce pig farming.

Government mulls encouraging farmers to renounce pig farming

Lithuania's agriculture minister plans to propose encouraging farmers to renounce pig farming as swine fever is spreading in the country.

Government declares nationwide state of emergency over drought (Updated)

The Lithuanian government has decided to declare a nationwide state of emergency due to a prolonged drought to allow farmers who get EU support to avoid...