Monika Garbačiauskaitė-Budrienė
Politics

M. Garbačiauskaitė-Budrienė: the European Council and EBU are concerned over press freedom in Lithuania

On Thursday, the status of news media in Lithuania and challenges arising for the LRT due to the national broadcaster law being discussed in Seimas were discussed in a sitting of the European Broadcaster’s Union (EBU). LRT director general Monika Garbačiauskaitė-Budrienė, who participated in the sitting stressed that the European Council and EBU are concerned over trends being observed in Europe that threaten press freedom, lrt.lt writes. […]

Presidential candidates' debate
CORPORATE

Presidential candidate discussion features pointed remarks: you want to open a gate to the East

The Eastern Europe Studies Centre organised its fourth Stasys Lozoraitis Annual Lithuanian Foreign Policy Conference, which featured a debate between potential presidential candidates on Lithuania’s position with the European Union resolving fundamental political challenges. The discussion had no lack of laughter and pointed remarks exchanged. […]

Turto draudimas
Foreign affairs

Lithuanians appointed to EIOPA expert groups

Lithuanians will on Tuesday start working in two expert groups of the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA), which supervises the insurance and pension sectors, the Alliance of Lithuanian Consumer Organizations, or LVOA, said. […]

Energy

We are closer to synchronization as never before, Lithuanian energmin says

The synchronization of the Baltic states’ power systems with continental Europe has been given a strong foundation after the Baltic states, Poland and the European Commission signed a political deal on Thursday, Lithuanian Energy Minister Žygimantas Vaičiūnas says. […]

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Foreign affairs

Lithuania’s energmin, transpmin attending economic congress in Poland

Lithuania’s Minister of Energy Žygimantas Vaičiūnas and Transport Minister Rokas Masiulis are attending the European Economic Congress in Poland on Monday and Tuesday and will discuss energy and transport issues. […]