Grybauskaitė sees Nord Stream project as EU energy policy 'shroderization'

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 16:28
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė says that further development of the Russia-Germany gas pipeline Nord Stream means shroderization of the European Union's (EU) energy policy.

Europe must keep sanctions against aggressive Russia - Grybauskaitė

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 16:21
Europe must continue its sanctions on Russia amid the Russian military action in Syria and Ukraine, as well as the demonstration of nuclear-capable weaponry in the Baltic Sea region, Finland's President Sauli Niinisto said at a meeting with his Lithuanian counterpart, Dalia Grybauskaitė, on Tuesday.

Pranckevičius appointed head of EU Commission's mission in VilniusFREE

Friday, October 14, 2016 11:12
Arnoldas Pranckevičius,
Asmeninio archyvo nuotr.
Arnoldas Pranckevičius, an adviser to the president of the European Parliament and the chairman of the Lithuanian community in Belgium, has been appointed head of the Representation of the European Commission in Vilnius.

Lithuania protests presentation of Russian journalist's book in ItalyFREE

Thursday, October 13, 2016 13:17
Galina Sapozhnikova
VSD nuotr.
Lithuania's Embassy has expressed a protest against presentation of Russian journalist Galina Sapozhnikova about Lithuania in Milan, Italy.

MEP Guoga shifts to right-wing political group

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 10:48
MEP Antanas Guoga, former member of the Lithuanian Liberal Movement, has transferred to the right wing European People's Party (EPP) at the European Parliament.

Group of 8 faces human trafficking charges after pocketing social benefits in UK

Monday, October 3, 2016 12:18
A group of eight accomplices who used to take Lithuanian citizens to the United Kingdom to later pocket their social benefits in the country have been charged with human trafficking, a Šiauliai court said on Monday.

President stresses importance of German leadership for European solidarity

Monday, October 3, 2016 11:52
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė has congratulated Germany's President Joachim Gauck on the Day of German Unity and the 26th anniversary of German reunification.

Brexit and BeyondFREE

Thursday, September 29, 2016 12:06
Brexit and Beyond Forum, UK Ambassador Claire Lawrence
Martynas Zaremba
The British Chamber of Commerce in Lithuania hosted a half day conference last Tuesday (27th September), Brexit and Beyond: Political and Business implications at which the Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs, Raimundas Karoblis joined Claire Lawrence the British Ambassador, in giving two keynote addresses.

Welcome to Business Forum "Brexit & beyond: Political and Business implications”FREE

Thursday, September 22, 2016 11:42
On September 27th, the British Chamber of Commerce in Lithuania is bringing together International Business community, Government representatives, business support organisations and guests from the UK for a Business Forum "Brexit & beyond: Political and Business implications”.

Prof. Landsbergis receives France's highest decoration (2)

Friday, September 16, 2016 14:06
Lithuania's first post-independence leader Vytautas Landsbergis has been honored with France's highest decoration.

Grybauskaitė takes part in EU summit on post-Brexit future

Friday, September 16, 2016 10:51
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė on Friday is taking part in an informal EU summit in Bratislava aimed at mapping out the bloc's future after Brexit.

Europe needs unity as never before - Grybauskaitė after meeting Merkel

Monday, September 12, 2016 10:56
Europe needs unity more than ever before, as it is challenged by crisis of identity and confidence, Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė said after meeting in Berlin with Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel and four other leaders in the run-up to European Union (EU) summit.

EU must ensure security and economic growth, Grybauskaitė tells Tusk

Friday, September 9, 2016 13:29
The European Union (EU) should aim at ensuring safety of its population and economic development, Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė said at a meeting with European Council President Donald Tusk in Vilnius.

EU Council president to tour Baltic states

Monday, September 5, 2016 09:52
European Council President Donald Tusk will make a tour of the Baltic states this week to discuss preparations for the summit, which will discuss the European Union's (EU) future after the United Kingdom decided to leave the organization.

Lithuania joins call to investigate crimes of European communist regimes

Wednesday, August 24, 2016 10:04
Ministers of five Eastern European countries have issued a joint statement, calling for investigation into the crimes of communist regimes in Europe.

Over one million Eastern European migrants in UK

Thursday, August 18, 2016 16:24
The number of migrant workers from eight eastern EU nations in the United Kingdom has topped one million.

EU decision on visa-free travel for Georgians by October - Lithuanian diplomats

Friday, August 12, 2016 16:17
The European Union (EU) should make its final decision on visa-free travels for Georgia in early October at the latest, say Lithuanian diplomats.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuanian foreign minister expresses support to Turkish government under EU criticism

Wednesday, August 10, 2016 14:02
Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius has expressed firm support to Turkey's government which has come under severe criticism from European Union (EU) officials for purges of suspected participants and supporters of the recent coup.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

What do Lithuanians and Europeans think about the EU?

Thursday, August 4, 2016 09:14
European Union citizens think that the biggest problems in Europe right now are immigration and terrorism, while Lithuanians are more worried about issues closer at home, like unemployment and rising prices, says sociologist Vladas Gaidys commenting on the results of a recent Eurobarometer survey.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuanian officer joins EU mission against migrant trafficking in Mediterranean

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 16:09
Another officer of Lithuania's Armed Forces left for the European Union-led Sophia operation to curb illegal migration in the Mediterranean Sea region.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.