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5 years with the euro: obvious benefits for Lithuania

Stronger economic and income growth, lower costs of borrowing and payments, no more litas-euro exchange expenses – these are the benefits brought by the euro which was introduced in Lithuania five years ago. The Bank of Lithuania’s calculations have...

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Festive atmosphere high in Vilnius as thousands attend Christmas Run

In Lithuania, the annual Vilnius Christmas Run has been attended by more than 3 600 people.

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Ukraine’s Sentsov to undergo rehabilitation in Latvia

The recently freed political prisoner from Crimea, Oleg Sentsov, has arrived in Latvia for rehabilitation.

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Army signs preliminary EUR 8.7 mln contract on communication systems

The Defense Materiel Agency under Lithuania's Ministry of National Defense signed a preliminary contract in November on the acquisition of communication systems for more than 8.7 million euros.

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HCL Tech expands operations in Lithuania

… technology delivery centres in Vilnius, Lithuania that will support its … Technologies has been present in Lithuania since 2016, and has … to significantly invest in Lithuania. Lithuania is a country rich … fintech companies, and Invest Lithuania. SR SR ANU ANU

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Lithuanian military to sign €8.7m communication systems deal with US supplier

Lithuania's Defence Minister is set to acquire communication systems worth 8.7 million euros.

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HCL Technologies expands operations in Lithuania

… new technology delivery centers in Vilnius, Lithuania. The new sites will provide … Financial Services, Europe, HCL Technologies. “Lithuania is a country rich in … , Managing Director of Invest Lithuania said, “Lithuania presents multi-national companies with …

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Made of guns and knives, Vilnius Airport has one of the most unique Christmas trees up

… unique Christmas tree but what Vilnius airport has set up this … . The Aviation security officers at Vilnius Airport’s unusual take on …

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Lithuanian PM's approval rating nosedives following road paving scandal

Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis' approval ratings plunged over the last month, losing 8 percentage points since November, a new public survey shows.

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Andrius Kubilius. On Western Strategy towards Russia -

There have always been those who call for - restarting - a dialogue with Putin's Kremilin; it was predominant until Russia attacked Ukraine in 2014.

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Prime Minister's popularity rating plunges by 8pp

The popularity of Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis has nosedived by 8 percentage points, a new public survey has revealed.

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Spurt of Lithuanian start-ups continues: €166.5 million of investment attracted this year

2019 is a memorable year in the Lithuanian start-up ecosystem: the number of innovative companies is nearing 1,000, startups have attracted more than €166,5 million. Vinted, the country’s first start-up to become a unicorn, which has attracted a record amount of investment so far – €128 million, has also proven that innovative products crated by Lithuanian start-ups have great potential.

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Major part of residents in Lithuania would like state commercial bank

A major part of people in Lithuania would back the establishment of a state commercial bank, a new survey has revealed.

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Lithuanian ranks 9th among 200 languages spoken in Estonia

In Estonia, a country of 1.3 million people, over 200 languages are spoken. Over two-thirds of the population are native Estonian-speakers, according to data published by the TV channel ETV+, but around 1,000 speak Lithuanian, making it the ninth most-spoken language in Estonia.

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Wizz Air will be flying from Armenia to Vienna, Vilnius

… from Armenia to Vienna and Vilnius starting from spring 2020, Wizz …

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