Remigijus Šimašius
Foreign affairs

Vilnius Mayor Šimašius among Lithuanians blacklisted by Russia

Vilniaus Mayor Remigijus Šimašius says that he is on Russia’s blacklist of Lithuanians barred from entering the country. […]

Kęstutis Girnius

Kęstutis Girnius. Did the Seimas cast a challenge to the rule of law?

With the impeachment of M. Bastys failing in Seimas, a wave of outrage rippled forward, part earnest, part based on political considerations. Exchanges of polemic fire began. The majority and the opposition accused one another […]

Saulius Skvernelis, Gitanas Nausėda and Visvaldas Matijošaitis

In search of the new president: elite and common people’s choices surfacing

The citizens of Lithuania currently would see three men in the post of president – Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis, Kaunas Mayor Visvaldas Matijošaitis and economist Gitanas Nausėda according to the most recent Spinter Tyrimai survey. […]

Lithuanian charity ball in London in 2016
Global LT

Lithuanian business community of Britain to organise annual Charity Ball in London

The Lithuanian Chamber of Commerce in the United Kingdom (LCCUK) is continuing its tradition of supporting vulnerable social groups and on 17 November 2017, together with the Embassy of Lithuania in the UK, is inviting Lithuanian and foreign guests to a Charity Ball supported by the former Lithuanian President Valdas Adamkus. The event, hosted in the Lancaster Ballroom of the Savoy Hotel, one of London’s grandest and most glamorous settings, overlooking the river Thames, will be raising money for the Charitable Foundation of Vilnius University Children’s Hospital. […]

Visvaldas Matijošaitis, Gitanas Nausėda, Saulius Skvernelis

Lithuanians want Skvernelis, Nausėda, Matijošaitis for president

Lithuanian voters would cast most votes for Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis, SEB bank president’s adviser Gitanas Nausėda and Kaunas Mayor Visvaldas Matijošaitis in presidential elections, shows an opinion poll published on news portal on Monday. […]