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Eastnine takes possession of S7-2 in Vilnius

… office property S7-2 in Vilnius’ central business district. The property … metres of modern offices in Vilnius and with the newly acquired … , sustainable office park S7 in Vilnius. At the same time the …

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Lithuania's public procurement body allows Amber Grid to sign GIPL contract with Alvora

… for the construction of the Lithuanian part of the Gas … Interconnector Poland-Lithuania (GIPL) with the winning … up bidder. Last Wedneday, the Vilnius Regional Court rejected, for the … has appealed all of the Vilnius court's decisions to …

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President's proposed faster pension rise to cost EUR 65 mln in 2 years

A faster increase in pensions, proposed by Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda, will cost the state an estimated 65 million euros in the next two years.

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Foreign countries surprised by Lithuanian success in this field

Growing social pressure regarding waste and ecology forces countries to introduce packaging deposit systems. Countries that are considering to charge a deposit for plastic, glass bottles or cans with wonder look at Lithuanian case. The country achieved very good results just in three years after introducing the deposit system. Surveys show that 9 out of 10 Lithuanian citizens are taking back empty bottles to reverse vending machines installed near shopping malls.

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EU condemning Turkey is only the beginning, says Lithuanian Foreign Minister

Speaking to LRT RADIO from Luxembourg, Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius said the EU statement on Monday condemning Turkish military action in Syria was "the beginning of our reaction".

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New map highlights Kaunas' unique wooden architecture

As new architecture styles slowly push out Kaunas' wooden houses, a new maps seeks to highlight and preserve the unique architectural heritage in Lithuania's second largest city.

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New LNG shipment from Vysotsk arrives in Lithuania's Klaipeda

… docked at the FSRU Independence, Lithuania';s LNG terminal. Under … week but the company told Lithuania the Coral Flavia brought an … likely to be intended for Lithuania';s largest gas consumer …

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Mexican student dreaming of Europe finds home in Lithuania

Manuel Palacios from Mexico gave up a profitable bakery business in the heart of Mexico City to study and live in Vilnius. Having some German ancestry, he felt the desire to come to Europe.

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Olympic champion Meilutytė becomes adviser to Kaunas mayor

The Lithuanian Olympic swimming champion Rūta Meilutytė has joined the team of advisers to Kaunas Mayor Visvaldas Matijošaitis.

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US mechanised battalion with heavy armour deploys to Lithuania

The first troops from the rotation mechanised US battalion arrived in Lithuania on Monday.

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Karbauskis, Zubas, investment fund among biggest land owners in Lithuania

… Karbauskis, leader of the ruling Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union, businessman … the biggest land owners in Lithuania,according the delfi.lt news … via Linas Agro Group, and Lithuanian investment fund Fixed Yield Ivest …

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Estonia: Baltic Horizon Fund buys North Star business center in Vilnius for EUR 21 mln

… the central business district of Vilnius. The property features 10,600 … which the anchor tenant is Lithuanian State Tax Inspectorate. The office …

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Polish citizens in Lithuania backed opposition in election in Poland

Almost 1,000 Polish citizens cast their votes in the Polish parliament election in Lithuania on Sunday and the majority of them voted for opposition representatives, the Polish Embassy told BNS Lithuania on Monday.

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Residents to be offered EUR 1,000 for less polluting cars

Lithuanian residents will be able to ask for 1,000 euros in compensation when changing their old car for a less polluting.

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Poles in Lithuania backed opposition in Sejm elections

Almost 1,000 Polish citizens cast their votes in Poland's general elections from Lithuania, according to the Polish Embassy in Vilnius. The majority of them backed opposition candidates.

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