Ramūnas Karbauskis
Politics

Ruling party leader registers resolution on new parliamentary probe

The chairman of the ruling Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union (LVŽS) registered on Thursday a draft Seimas resolution that calls for a new parliamentary investigation into unlawful influence on political processes during the tenure of two previous governments. […]

Astravyets NPP
Energy

EC calls on Belarus to assess Astravyets NPP’s seismic safety, improve accident management

The European Commission is expected to publish on Wednesday a stress test review of the Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant, under construction in Belarus. According to the Lithuanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the report revealed quite a number of the projects’ drawbacks, and experts from the EU and other countries presented important recommendations on ways to eliminate them and improve the nuclear facility’s safety level. […]

No Picture
Energy

Energy minister, new Ignalina NPP CEO to discuss N-plant’s decommissioning

Lithuania’s Energy Minister Žygimantas Vaičiūnas will pay a visit to Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant on Fruday and will discuss its decommissioning with its new CEO Audrius Kamienas. […]

Seimas hall
Politics

Seimas approves NSGK influence probe conclusions

The Seimas of Lithuania on Tuesday approved the conclusions of the parliamentary Committee on National Security and Defense‘s probe into unlawful influence on political processes, in which Russia’s Rosatom and Lithuania’s MG Baltic business groups were named as threats. […]

Vytautas Bakas
Politics

Lithuania could recover EUR 1.5b damage, NSGK chair says after Seimas probe

The state could recover estimated 1.5 billion euros in alleged damage done by business groups’ influence on political processes, Vytautas Bakas, chairman of the Committee on National Security and Defense (NSGK), says following the committee’s investigation. […]