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Economy

Welcome to Vilnius workshops to support foreign talent relocating to Lithuania’s capital

This Tuesday Vilnius’ business development and tourism agency Go Vilnius at the Workland Business Centre announced a series of dedicated workshops slated to begin taking place later this month. The Welcome to Vilnius workshops are designed to facilitate the transition of foreigners coming to the city to pursue professional opportunities. In just a few hours, workshop participants will receive invaluable information to help them navigate bureaucracy, settle into day-to-day life, and ultimately, become a local. The workshops will also give participants an opportunity to ask a team of experts specific questions, take part in a tour of Vilnius and meet other foreigners, a press release from Go Vilnius states. […]

Saulius Skvernelis
Politics

Lithuanian govt has no position on recognizing same-sex marriages, PM says

Lithuania’s government has no position on recognizing same-sex marriages, and the interior minister, as a politician, has the right to express his opinion, Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis says. […]

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Foreign affairs

Some 18 Syrian refugees relocated to Lithuania after a break of 10 months

Three refuge families — 18 people in total — have been relocated to Lithuania after a break of ten months, the country’s Migration Department said. […]

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Foreign affairs

Middle Eastern refugees set to come to Lithuania in fall

Asylum seekers from the Middle East might come to Lithuania in the fall following a break of more than six months, the head of Lithuania’s Migration Department said. […]

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Society

Decisions on visas made twice as fast, InterMin says

Lithuania’s Migration Department made decisions on 700 national visa applications in March, compared to around 300 a month earlier, the Ministry of the Interior says. […]