State Commission of the Lithuanian Language

Language watchdog proposes three name variants to change name for Belarus

The State Commission of the Lithuanian Language (VLKK) has considered Belarusian opposition Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya's request to change Lithuania's official...

Lithuania ready to consider changing its name for Belarus

Lithuania is ready to consider changing the Lithuanian-language name of Belarus in if Belarusians want it to, Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis has said.

"Sakartvelas" growing in popularity in Lithuania but "Gruzija" still dominates

Georgia 's alternative name " Sakartvelas " is slowly growing in popularity in Lithuania but the country's old name "Gruzija" still dominates in the media,...

A Lithuanian living in Alaska won the surname with "w"

On July 25th 2018 The Vilnius District Court passed yet another verdict on the original spelling case of names and surnames. This time, for a Lithuanian...

Lithuania welcomes discussions in Georgia on using Lietuva

Lithuania welcomes discussions in Georgia on using the native name by which Lithuanians call their country.