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Jewish community and intellectuals remain unheeded: Vilnius mayor dares not make a decision

Jewish community and intellectuals remain unheeded: Vilnius mayor dares not make a decision

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Housing affordability improved in Riga and Vilnius in Q2 of 2018

… prices and interest rates. In Vilnius, meanwhile, the HAI rose 2 … quarter of 2018, and in Vilnius the saving time decreased by …

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Lithuania's total goods traffic up 12.4% in H1 2018

… all modes of transport in Lithuania rose by 12.4% in …

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Telia Lithuania upgrades network for Pope's visit

Lithuania plans to install temporary mobile connection antennas in locations in Vilnius … stations in those locations.  Telia Lithuania will provide fibre broadband and …

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Lithuanian govt hopes papal visit will encourage religious tourism

Lithuanian govt hopes papal visit will encourage religious tourism Lithuania's government hopes the upcoming papal visit will encourage religious tourism in the country as around 250 foreign journalists are coming to Lithuania to cover Pope Francis' visit.

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Lithuania ahead of Latvia, Poland, but behind Estonia on social progress index

Lithuania ahead of Latvia, Poland, but behind Estonia on social progress index The social environment in Lithuania is better than in Latvia and Poland, but worse than in Estonia, according to a report published on Thursday.

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"Soapy" Kinder chocolate eggs recalled in Lithuania

The sale of "soup-tasting“ Kinder chocolate eggs, brought into Lithuania from Poland by Lithuanian company Eugesta, has been banned by the country's State Food and Veterinary Service.

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Lithuania proposes to create single set of external border standards in EU

Lithuania proposes to create single set of external border standards in EU President Dalia Grybauskaitė presented Lithuania's initiative to introduce a single set of external border protection standards during a discussion at an informal EU summit in Salzburg on Thursday.

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Seimas takes step toward allowing Paksas to run in elections

Seimas takes step toward allowing Paksas to run in elections The Seimas has made another step towards opening the way for Lithuania's impeached former president Rolandas Paksas to stand as a candidate in elections.

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Pope sends message that history isn't forgotten, can't be repeated - Lithuanian president

Pope sends message that history isn't forgotten, can't be repeated - Lithuanian president President Dalia Grybauskaitė says that Pope Francis will pay homage to the region's painful history during his visit to Lithuania this weekend and will send a message that we cannot allow a repetition of crimes committed by the totalitarian regimes.

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Archbishop hopes cooler, wet weather won't dampen pope's visit to Lithuania

Archbishop hopes cooler, wet weather won't dampen pope's visit to Lithuania With cooler temperatures and showers in the forecast for the coming weekend, the archbishop of Vilnius hopes this will not affect Pope Francis' visit to Lithuania.

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Seimas to decide on overhaul of party subsidies

Seimas to decide on overhaul of party subsidies The Lithuanian parliament plans on Thursday to make a final decision on an overhaul of the model of public funding of political parties.

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Job - A Simple Man: a Danish-Jewish musical drama based on the novel by Joseph Roth in Vilnius

Job - A Simple Man: a Danish-Jewish musical drama based on the novel by Joseph Roth in Vilnius The Danish Cultural Institute, Embassy of Denmark in Lithuania and the Tolerance Center of the Vilna Gaon State Jewish Museum present the musical drama JOB – A SIMPLE MAN starring award-winning Danish actress Ina-Miriam Rosenbaum, a press release from the Danish Cultural Institute states.

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Europe needs lasting solutions to counter illegal migration - president Grybauskaitė

Europe needs lasting solutions to counter illegal migration - president Grybauskaitė The European Union remains the center of attraction for economic refugees seeking a better life despite a deal with Turkey that was signed two years ago, Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė said.

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Restructured credit union sector in Lithuania expanding and must accumulate required capital buffer

… Service at the Bank of Lithuania.  Total assets of credit unions … safeguard of cooperative banking. The Lithuanian Central Credit Union includes 51 … of the first half-year, the Lithuanian Central Credit Union had accumulated … 158.5 thousand, operated in Lithuania.

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