Representatives from the Labour Party and the Lithuanian Social Democrat Party (LSDP) met on LRT Radio in a discussion of energy policy. As has been typical for the LSDP in the electoral campaign, party member […]
Lithuania’s Central Electoral Commission on Tuesday announced that the mandate of the Labour Party‘s MP Vytautas Gapšys had been terminated. Gapšys is facing corruption charges and has himself asked to be relieved of his duties as an MP.
Lithuanian parliamentarians, both from the ruling parties and the opposition, say the decision by Vytautas Gapšys, first vice-chairman of the Labour Party, to resign as a member of the Seimas is the right, but belated step.
Prosecutors have revealed how they believe Vytautas Gapšys, the Labour Party MP who is suspected of corruption, might have acted in favor of the MG Baltic concern, which is also being investigated for potentially having bribed the Labour Party’s chairman, Eligijus Masiulis.
A Vilnius court has rejected the prosecutor’s request to extend the remand of Raimondas Kurlianskis, vice-president of MB Baltic, one of the country’s biggest business groups. […]
Lithuania’s Labour Party approved 69 candidates on Sunday at the party’s meeting for single member constituencies for the upcoming parliament elections, two constituencies remain vacant. The Lithuanian electoral system is a hybrid: 71 parliamentarians are […]