Uncategorized

Lithuanians travel least of Baltic nations

Lithuanians are the least travelling people of the Baltic nations, a survey shows. […]

State Tax Inspectorate (VMI)
Economy

State Tax Inspectorate’s public procurement deal under scrutiny

The Lithuanian parliament’s Anti-corruption Commission has turned to the minister of finance, asking for clarification about public procurement contracts of the State Tax Inspectorate (VMI). […]

Jonas Valančiūnas next to the USSR's coat of arms
Society

Five Lithuanian basketballers win dubious honour of being named members of modern fantasy USSR team

A Russian sports website named sports.ru has given five Lithuanian basketball players the questionable honor of playing on that website’s modern-day USSR fantasy dream team. The article’s author recounted that four Lithuanian basketball players – Arvydas Sabonis, Šarūnas Marčiulionis, Valdemaras Chomičius and Rimas Kurtinaitis – played for the Soviet Union when its basketball team took the gold at the Seoul Olympics in 1988. […]

Elections
Politics

Poll cards handed in to 92,000 voters in Lithuania so far

With nearly two weeks remaining to municipal and mayoral elections, poll cards are being distributed to voters in Lithuania. […]

Linas Linkevičius (right) and Philip Hammond
European Union

Lithuania, UK, Denmark and Estonia call for EU plan against Russian propaganda

Lithuania, Great Britain, Denmark and Estonia have turned to the European Commission with a call to work out an action plan for fighting the Russian propaganda campaign, shows a copy of the letter obtained by BNS. […]