Driver's license
Foreign affairs

Lithuanian driving license to be valid in Japan, US, New Zealand, Thailand

Holders of Lithuanian driving licenses will be free to drive cars in more than 50 countries after the Seimas ratifies an international convention, Transport Minister Rokas Masiulis said on Tuesday. […]

Society

Fewer gravel roads in Lithuania: newly paved roads on many picturesque routes

This summer, travelers around Lithuania can already reach various picturesque places by going on newly paved roads. In the country’s regions, about 30 sections of gravel roads were paved this year, many of them leading through landscape reserves, along rivers or around lakes, a press release from the Transport and Communications Ministry states. […]

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Politics
Rail Baltica
European Union

Vilnius-Kaunas spur could become part of Rail Baltica in 2023 – EU official (Updated)

A senior European Commission official says that a Rail Baltica spur from Kaunas to Vilnius legally could not become part of the European-standard gauge railway until 2023, but Lithuania could use the EU‘s regional support to finance the project estimated to cost 850 million euros. […]