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Warehouses host glitzy Dubai’s ‘hipster’ scene

… (and) for the region,” the Lithuanian expatriate said. Located in a …

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Liu Xiang breaks Asian record in women's 50m freestyle

… :44.07). Danas Rapsys of Lithuania came to third (3:49 …

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Vladimir Putin tries to downplay Nazi-Soviet pact as well as blame Poland for conflict

… to appease Hitler. Poland and Lithuania this week defended themselves against … ministers said. Linas Linkevicius of Lithuania and Jacek Czaputowicz of Poland … said after meeting Czaputowicz in Vilnius, the Lithuanian capital. Last month Putin …

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SNP MSP Alex Neil: Boycott of 'wildcat' independence referendum won't matter

… hands between Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania? READ MORE: Euan McColm: Frustration …

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Coming soon: Tesla supercharger in Kaunas

It seems that Tesla hopes more its cars in Lithuania.

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Lithuania fears Belarus hasn't ‘learned lessons of Chernobyl’

Minsk's secrecy stokes Lithuania's fears that the Astravyets nuclear power plant represents a major hazard.

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How to nail an eco-friendly budget holiday

… European countries like Romania and Lithuania gaining popularity too. But with …

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Proposal to make Jan 13 public holiday registered

Two lawmakers from the opposition conservative Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrats have proposed making the Day of Freedom Defenders on January 13 a public holiday.

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Week in Lithuania: police on hunt of a child’s kidnapper, 2020 conscription list announced, Belarus seeks Lithuania’s help

In Lithuania, the top news stories last week were the police hunt of a child’s kidnapper, the announcement of the 2020 conscription list and Belarus seeking Lithuania’s help court.

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Telemedicine services to be launched next year

Lithuania plans to launch telemedicine services for district and regional hospitals as of next year.

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6 performers advance to Lithuania's Eurovision semifinal

Lithuanian televoters and jury selected six songs that will continue to compete for a place in the Eurovision Song Contest.

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Earth Had Its Second Warmest Year in Recorded History in 2019

… June (16): India, Tonga, Namibia, Lithuania, Senegal, Qatar, Chile, Laos, Vietnam …

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Ice hockey: Raiders 12 MK Thunder 1

… fifth time this season. And Lithuanian forward Vilius Krakauskas was next …

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Kuwait bags two gold as Amir shooting grand prix concludes

… 0 Armenia 0 0 1 Lithuania 0 0 1

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Lithuanian Lawmakers Draft Bill to Absolve Nation, Leaders from Holocaust Crimes

… into the Kovno Ghetto. A Lithuanian parliament committee is drafting legislation … declaring that neither Lithuania nor its leaders as participating … of Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis’ Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union Party …

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  • Sources: Lithuania is offered EUR 97 mln to shift to climate-neutral economy

    January 18th

    The European Commission offers to provide 97 million euros to Lithuania to help it transition toward a climate-neutral economy, informed sources have confirmed to BNS.

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  • Scientists: circular economy is not only about recycling

    January 17th

    Lithuania, like other small open economies in Eastern Europe, is often characterized by linear production and consumption. Despite the European Union (EU) initiatives to prompt practical implementation of the principles of the circular economy, the problems of insufficient production from natural resources, relatively short product consumption term and small product reuse, limited waste recycling and new value creation from waste are still relevant.

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  • Counting its chickens: twice as many foreign start-ups chose Lithuania last year

    January 17th

    While competition between start-up ecosystems in Lithuania and other countries is growing rapidly, innovative businesses from non-EU countries welcome Lithuanian start-up ecosystem. This is evidenced by the fact that in 2019, twice as many foreign start-ups than in the previous two years chose Lithuania for business development through the use of Startup Visa Lithuania program.

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  • Suspicions brought against Grigeo Klaipeda's three employees over pollution

    January 17th

    Suspicions of possible pollution of the Curonian Lagoon have been brought against Grigeo Klaipeda and its three employees, with sources telling BNS that they include the company's former director Vidas Berzonskis who was in charged of the production facility from June, 2013 until last May.

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  • EIB opens regional office in Vilnius

    January 16th

    The European Investment Bank (EIB) Group has today officially inaugurated its regional representative office for the Baltic Region in Vilnius, Lithuania.

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  • Internet freedom: how Lithuania looks in global perspective

    January 16th

    Almost 54 percent of the world’s population (4.1 billion people) uses the internet. It’s our source of instant information, entertainment, news, and social interactions, comparitech.com writes.

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  • US investor opens technology center in Vilnius: plans to hire 200 engineers and programmers

    January 15th

    Invest Lithuania, the official agency for foreign direct investment and business development in Lithuania, today announced that Rocket Software has opened a new development centre in Vilnius and plans to hire more than 200 engineers and programmers in the next 2-3 years.

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  • "Shock therapy" might hit if EU funding drops

    January 15th

    Several Lithuanian ministers who met with President Gitanas Nauseda on Wednesday says Lithuania's budget will not avoid shock therapy and the country risks getting stuck in the middle income trap if EU cohesion funding drops.

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  • Airbnb and Vilnius sign agreement

    January 15th

    From 1st February 2020, Airbnb will automatically collect tourism levies from guests when they book via the Airbnb-platform and transfer it to the City of Vilnius on behalf of hosts, the city's development agency Go Vilnius announces.

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  • Part of Grigeo Klaipeda assets arrested

    January 14th

    Part of assets of Grigeo Klaipeda, a local cardboard producer that released untreated wastewater in the Curonian Lagoon, has been arrested, its managing director Tomas Ekinas confirmed it to BNS on Tuesday.

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