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Tomas Balžekas

Manager of 15min portal and BNS Lithuania leaves office

Tomas Balžekas, manager of 15min, one of the biggest news environments in Lithuania, and of the news agency BNS Lithuania, left office on Monday.
Gabrielius Landsbergis ir Saulius Skvernelis

PM hails conservatives leader's promise to support reforms

Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis has welcomed promises by Gabrielius Landsbergis, the leader of the conservative Homeland Union-Lithuanian Christian Democrats (TS-LKD), to support strategic reforms as a sign of constructive opposition.
Lietuvos geležinkeliai

Lithuanian Railways to become Western-type company that creates value to state

Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis expects that Lietuvos Geležinkeliai (Lithuanian Railways) will become a Western-type company that creates value to the state and Transport Minister Rokas Masiulis thinks that the state-owned railway operator may achieve such transparency and efficiency standards during the current government's term in office.
Vilnius selects best concept for monument to national revival leader Basanavičius

Vilnius selects best concept for monument to national revival leader Basanavičius

Vilnius' local authority has selected the best concept for a monument to Jonas Basanavičius, one of the most prominent pioneers of the Lithuanian national revival movement of the late 19th century, that is planned to be erected in the capital's Old Town.
Linas Kukuraitis

Lithuania to relocate refugees directly to municipalities from April (1)

Lithuania's non-governmental organizations should shortly provide a list of municipalities willing to receive refugees directly from camps in Greece, Turkey or Italy, with plans to implement the new scheme starting April, says Social Security and Labour Minister Linas Kukuraitis.
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