Lithuania marking Black Ribbon Day, Baltic Way
August 23 / 2015

Lithuania marking Black Ribbon Day, Baltic Way

Lithuania is Sunday marking the anniversary of the Nazi and Soviet pact that divided Europe on the eve of World War II, as well as the anniversary of the Baltic Way.

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Boxer Eimantas Stanionis becomes European Champion!
August 15 / 2015

Boxer Eimantas Stanionis becomes European Champion!

A 20-year-old Lithuanian Eimantas Stanionis has won gold medal of the European Boxing Championship. On Saturday, in the finals of the 41th European Championship underway in Bulgaria, in men’s weight category under 69 kg the Lithuanian boxer defeated Belarusian Pavel Kastramin by a technical knockout.

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Forbes: Lithuania is among Top 5 Entrepreneurial Hubs in Europe
July 30 / 2015

Forbes: Lithuania is among Top 5 Entrepreneurial Hubs in Europe

From a major tech investor’s perspective, all eyes remain fixed on London and Berlin, but away from these high profile startup hubs, Europe is nurturing some less well known but fertile innovation hotspots for trailblazing entrepreneurs. Lithuania is among the Top 5.

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Dagens Industri: Lithuania is a Tiger in the European Zoo
July 27 / 2015

Dagens Industri: Lithuania is a Tiger in the European Zoo

Lithuania is a tiger in the European zoo. The future looks bright for a country that chose a totally different path from Greece. Investors and entrepreneurs take note!

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 Klaipėda Sea Festival
July 24 / 2015

Klaipėda Sea Festival

With its 56th Sea Festival, Klaipėda is turning into a town of white sails this weekend. Three day-celebration programme includes over 100 events, fascinating historic sailboats and dancing fountains, the most impressive of them being a massive march on Friday: “Fiesta’s coming into town”.

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Lithuanian culture at the center of worldwide attention
July 15 / 2015

Lithuanian culture at the center of worldwide attention

President Dalia Grybauskaitė launched the Lithuanian National Day at World Expo 2015 in Milan. At the exhibition, which this year introduces the theme “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life“, Lithuania presents its culinary and cultural heritage.

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The New York Times: 36 Hours in Vilnius, Lithuania
July 10 / 2015

The New York Times: 36 Hours in Vilnius, Lithuania

Is it possible to explore the capital of Lithuania, Vilnius, to see its major sights, and taste its spirit in 36 hours? Journalist Sarah Khan has embarked on the adventure for The New York Times Weekend Guide column. 

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Lithuania celebrates Statehood Day – Coronation of King Mindaugas
July 06 / 2015

Lithuania celebrates Statehood Day – Coronation of King Mindaugas

Today, on the 6th of July, Lithuania celebrates Statehood Day, the Coronation of King Mindaugas. Each year, on the 6th of July, at 9 p.m., Lithuanians all around the globe are invited to sing the national anthem of Lithuania.

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Lithuanian Song Festival Welcomes to Chicago
July 01 / 2015

Lithuanian Song Festival Welcomes to Chicago

On 3-5 July, the Tenth North American Lithuanian Song Festival will be celebrated in Chicago, the United States. 

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International contemporary art fair ArtVilnius'15
June 26 / 2015

International contemporary art fair ArtVilnius'15

On Thursday, Vilnius saw an opening of an international art fair ArtVilnius’15, which will continue to welcome art lovers, collectors and professionals at the exhibition centre LITEXPO for four days on the run.  55 contemporary art galleries from 15 countries from around the world will be represented there, including Ukraine, which will participate as a guest of honour with the most reputable art galleries: Tsekh, Karas, Ya Gallery, Bottega, Art'14, and RA from Kiev and Artsvit from Dnepropetrovsk.

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