Almata, Kazachstan
Foreign affairs

Lithuania’s Mission Siberia will go to Kazakhstan this year

Lithuania’s annual Mission Siberia expedition, organized annually to tend to the burial cites of Lithuanian deportees in Russia, will go to Kazakhstan this year after Russia barred entry to the mission’s participants, the Lithuanian national radio Lietuvos Radijas said on Monday. […]

Dainius Pavalkis
Uncategorized

Ex-health minister gets high-ranking job with Kazakh university

Dainius Pavalkis, a former Lithuanian education and science minister, has become one of the heads of Kazakh National Medical University. […]

Railway
Economy

Lithuanian co tries to revive Saulė shuttle container train

Lithuania’s VPA Logistics, the operator of the shuttle container train service Saulė (Sun) between Europe and Asia, is trying to revive the stalling project, the business daily Verslo Žinios reported on Wednesday. […]

The Kremlin
Opinion

Eurasian Economic Union – reality or fiction?

Operating since 2015, the Eurasian Economic Union formed (EEU) over a relatively short period of time, and passed through all three stages of integration – from the customs union established in 2010 to the single market in 2012, culminating with the integrated economic union, which included coordination of the individual state economic policies starting in 2015. In principle, this inclusive structure and institutional framework is very similar to the European Union (EU), the difference being that the latter’s integration process, covering not only the single internal market but also various policies, took place over almost 40 years. The integration process arises from the bottom up. […]

CORPORATE

Lithuanian railways wins freight deal with Kazakh company

Kazakhstan will being transporting goods to Scandanavian and Western European markets using Lithuanian Railways trains after a new contract was signed between KTZ Express of Kazakhstan and Lithuanian railways. […]