Massimiliano Fuksas  M. Maggi nuotr.
Culture

World famous Lithuanian-descent Italian architect to create ‘gift to Vilnius’

One of the world’s most famous architects Massimiliano Fuksas who was born to a Lithuanian Jewish father in Rome, is coming to Lithuania’s capital Vilnius this week to compete for an opportunity to design a new business center on Konstitucijos Avenue. […]

Nord Stream
Energy

Can Nord Stream 2 be stopped?

Nord Stream 2, the controversial Russian-German pipeline project, is generating fierce opposition in Central and Eastern Europe as well as from the European Parliament and the European Commission. But could the opponents of the pipeline, owned 50% by Gazprom and 50% by some of the largest Western European companies, stop the project? […]

Politics

Lithuanian president vetoes controversial law on reporting from court hearings

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė has vetoed amendments to the Criminal Code introducing criminal liability for making material from closed court sessions public. […]

Curonian Spit
Economy

Neringa raises fees for cars entering Curonian Spit

Lithuania’s resort Neringa will charge a fee of €20 per car entering the Curonian Spit during the summer peak season. […]