Foreign affairs

#WhyNotSvastika: MEPs asks Amazon Inc. to halt sales of Soviet symbols

By the initiative of MEP Antanas Guoga, a group of MEPs addressed Amazon Inc. in a collective video message, urging to cease the sale of goods featuring Soviet symbols on the Amazon online shopping platform. […]

Rūta Meilutytė
Sports

Rūta Meilutytė ends her professional sports career

Rūta Meilutytė, Olympic champion, has decided to end her professional sports career, the Lithuanian Swimming Federation reports. The 22 year old from Kaunas has gifted a number of spectacular moments to Lithuania. In 2012, she […]

Presidential Palace
Politics

Is Lithuania right or left wing?

The seventh president after the regaining of independence will definitely be right wing or centre-right. For the first time, there will not be a left wing candidate in the finals. However, is Lithuania a right […]

Ingrida Šimonytė, Gitanas Nausėda
Politics

Climate change and Lithuania: questions for presidential candidates

This week 15min.lt asks Ingrida Šimonytė and Gitanas Nausėda, who reached the second round of presidential elections about their opinions on climate change and what actions Lithuania should take in regard to it. Ingrida Šimonytė […]

Klaipėda Seaport
Economy

Lithuania’s 2050 transport and communications vision presented

In order to provide optimum long-term directions and priorities for the development of the sector, the Ministry of Transport and Communications initiates the strategy for the development of Lithuanian transport and communications until 2050. Various […]