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POLITICS

State of the Nation Address by H.E. Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of the Republic of Lithuania

Dear Fellow People of Lithuania, Distinguished Members of the Seimas,

We are living in extraordinary times – when both history and today’s global challenges are persistently knocking at our door. The approaching centenary of the restoration of Lithuania’s independence has expanded the usual field of vision, offering deeper insights into our statehood, ultimate goals, and responsibility. More

  

Lithuania opens its labour market to qualified foreign professionals

The Lithuanian Parliament has adopted the amendments proposed by the Ministry of the Interior which will facilitate the recruitment of highly skilled foreign professionals to work in Lithuania. More

 

During Baltic Investors Forum Linkevičius discusses regional and global geopolitical tsunamis

In the Baltic Investors Forum’s discussion ‘Europe – preparations for a geopolitical tsunami?’, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius together with Dr. George Friedman, one of the world’s foremost geopolitical analysts, and the Deputy Director-General of the European Commission’s Directorate General for Migration and Home Affairs Olivier Onida discussed regional and global geopolitical challenges as well as their impact at the national and global levels. More

   

 

ECONOMY

Firm setting up electric car charging network in Lithuania

Elektromobiliai, the owner of the autoPildyk chain of electric vehicle charging stations, has built new stations in the Curonian Spit resort of Nida and will soon open one in the seaside resort town of Palanga as it moves forward with plans to electrify more Lithuanian cities and towns. More

 

NanoAvionics receives 3.2 million EUR investment to commercialize its smallsat propulsion system

Lietuvos Dujų Tiekimas natural gas supply and trading company, part of the state-controlled Lietuvos Energija energy company group, has signed its first natural gas supply agreements with clients in Latvia.Statistics Lithuania informs that based on more comprehensive business, tax and price statistics, in I quarter 2017, country’s gross domestic product (GDP) at current prices amounted to EUR 9.2 bln. More   

 

Lithuania's Energijos Tiekimas will first enter Poland's wholesale market

Energijos Tiekimas (Energy Supply), an independent electricity supplier that is part of the state-run Lietuvos Energija (Lithuanian Energy) group, is entering the Polish market. After officially founding the company Geton Energy earlier this week, the company hopes to form a team and start producing electricity by the end of the year. More

 

First quarter – significant insurance market changes in Lithuania

In the first quarter of 2017 insurance market growth was three times stronger y-o-y. Insurance premiums amounted to EUR 184.7 mln, an increase of 16% y-o-y, Bank of Lithuania informed. More

 

The Nordic Investment Bank finances improvements at Lithuania’s airports

The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) and Lithuanian Airports have signed a 15-year loan agreement totalling EUR 29.6 mln to co-finance upgrades to three of Lithuania’s airports: Vilnius, Kaunas and Palanga, NIB announced. More

 

CULTURE, TOURISM AND SOCIETY:

Lithuanian Olympic outfit to reflect centennial celebrations

The 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang will call the entire world to witness our celebration of the centennial of the restored state of Lithuania. A special centennial edition of an Olympic Team collection for the opening and closing ceremonies as well as for leisure is currently being made by an official outfitter of the Lithuanian Olympic Team “Audimas”. More

 

Jurgis Didžiulis invites to elect the most hospitable places and people of Vilnius

“I love Vilnius, and I want all to love the city! Vilnius is a place for a discovery around every corner – a piece of history, culture, a variety of delicious foods, live music, or a maze of authentic streets of the Old Town. ‘Nobody knows better than us how to help find what’s best in our city, therefore I invite you all to vote and elect the most welcoming and best locations in the capital’, calls the performer Jurgis Didžiulis. More

 

The contemporary art fair ArtVilnius’17 has started

The contemporary art fair ArtVilnius’17, which kicked off on Thursday, has awarded the year’s best galleries, artists and artworks. More

  

 

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