The signing of an agreement on a temporary depositing of the original copy of Lithuania's 1918 Act of Independence in Vilnius has been put off to a later date due to changes in German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel's schedule.
Nineteen people applied for the rector's job at the Vilnius-based European Humanities University (EHU) by Wednesday's deadline, EHU said.
The campaign Pledge for Lithuania has been launched in Lithuania on Wednesday, with a possibility for anyone to write his pledge in a dedicated book.
Lithuania's February 16 1918 Independence Act to be handed over by Germany will be exhibited in the Signatory House starting next year, the President's Office said on Tuesday.
A Vilnius court on Tuesday turned down a suit filed by Gintautas Kevisas, a former long-standing director general of the Lithuanian National Opera and Ballet Theater (LNOBT), over his dismissal from the job.
Lithuania will commemorate the Jewish Genocide Memorial Day this year by reading the names of the Holocaust victims out loud, with the reading to kick off in Merkine this past Sunday and continue in Vilnius and Kaunas next week.
Musee d'Orsay, one of the most famous museums worldwide, should next year present symbolism of the Baltic states, and the museum's director Laurence Des Cars hopes to introduce visitors to Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis and other Lithuanian symbolists.