PM: no lockdown easing planned over upcoming weeks

There are no plans to ease the existing lockdown in Lithuania over the upcoming weeks, Prime Minister Ingrida Simonyte says.

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New groups put on vaccination priority list

Lithuania's Health Ministry has introduced the country's government to the changes in the vaccination procedure as it plans to put education workers, coaches, school-leavers, shop workers and others on the vaccination priority list.

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Lithuania switching to summer time Sunday

Lithuania will switch to daylight-saving time on Sunday, March 28, by setting clocks one hour forward at 3 a.m. local time.

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Customs seize software for weapons of mass destruction and conventional weapons

Lithuanian customs officers on Tuesday detained software that can be used for weapons of mass destruction and conventional weapons, the country’s Customs Department reported.

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768 new COVID-19 cases

On Tuesday, 768 new COVID-19 cases were detected in Lithuania. In total, the country has already recorded 211 011 coronavirus cases.

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Seimas goes back from virtual to face-to-face work as MPs get vaccine jabs

The Seimas of Lithuania goes back from virtual to face-to-face working following the launch of MPs’ vaccination with the AstraZeneca’s vaccine this week.

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855 new COVID-19 cases

On Monday, 855 new COVID-19 cases were recorded in Lithuania. In total, the country has already detected 210 208 coronavirus cases since the beginning of the pandemic.

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South African coronavirus variant found in Lithuania

The South African coronavirus strain has been detected in Lithuania, which may lead to the tightening of lockdown restrictions, Prime Minister Ingrida Simonyte has said on Tuesday.

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China slaps sanctions against MP Sakaliene

China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Monday added Lithuanian MP Dovile Sakaliene to the list of sanctions.

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President vaccinated with AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine

Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda has been publicly vaccinated against COVID-19 at a Vilnius policlinic on Monday to promote trust in the jab.

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318 new COVID-19 cases

On Sunday, 318 new COVID-19 cases were recorded in Lithuania. Since the beginning of the pandemic, the country has already detected 209 340 coronavirus cases.

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Emigration contracts by one-fifth in 2020

Emigration from Lithuania contracted by one-fifth in 2020 versus 2019, the data published by Statistics Lithuania showed.

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Customs: alcohol smuggling surges in 2020

Alcohol smuggling volumes soared in Lithuania in 2020, a representative of the country’s Customs Department said on Thursday.

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First 3 thromboembolic events seen as possibly related to AstraZeneca

The Lithuanian State Medicines Control Agency (VVKT) considered the first three thromboembolic events reported in Lithuania after vaccination as possibly related with the AstraZeneca vaccine.

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Nausėda: three candidates for envoys agreed on

The Lithuanian president has agreed on three candidates for ambassadors with the government and the Seimas and is waiting for proposals on seven more ambassadorial posts, Asta Skaisgiryte, Gitanas Nauseda's chief foreign policy advisor, has said.

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Barcevičius. What kind of welfare are Lithuanians expecting from a welfare state and who is going to pay for it?

The topic of the welfare state gained more attention in the country last year, when the incumbent Lithuanian President Gitanas Nausėda shared his vision of Lithuania as a strong, just, green and innovative welfare state.

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Nausėda: sanctions against Russia must continue until it leaves Ukraine's territory

Sanctions against Russia must continue until it withdraws from the illegally occupied territories of Ukraine, Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda said in Kiev on Friday, addressing members of the Verkhovna Rada.

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Employers' body lodges complaint with EC over government's lockdown regulation

The Lithuanian Employers' Confederation has lodged a complaint with the European Commission over the Lithuanian government's unreasonable and discriminatory regulation of business activity during the lockdown, the federation's president Danas Arlauskas said on Friday.

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534 new COVID-19 cases

On Thursday, 534 new coronavirus cases were recorded in Lithuania. Since the beginning of the pandemic 208 048 COVID-19 cases were detected in Lithuania.

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Minister: people will be allowed to freely decide on AstraZeneca jab

Lithuania will change its COVID-19 vaccination procedure and people will be free to decide whether they want to take the AstraZeneca vaccine or not.

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