Ekonomika
Economy

Lithuania among top 30 in the World Competitiveness Ranking

This year Lithuania is in the 29th position in the World Competitiveness Ranking compiled by the Swiss International Institute for Management Development (IMD). Compared to the previous year, Lithuania moved 3 positions higher upwards in […]

Erin Gainer Grigaliūnė
Society

Women in Lithuania are praised but not valued

Women in Lithuania currently do not hold a single cabinet post, their salaries are over 15% less than men’s, and the gender equality index is below the European Union average. That situation would resolve itself […]

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 […]