Lithuania moves up two positions in the Index of Economic Freedom
February 02 / 2016

Lithuania moves up two positions in the Index of Economic Freedom

In the Index of Economic Freedom, published annually by the US economic research centre Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal, Lithuania has advanced from the 15th to the 13th position.

Continue reading

Anykščiai Treetop Walking Path gains International Recognition
January 22 / 2016

Anykščiai Treetop Walking Path gains International Recognition

Anykšciai Treetop Walking Path has gained international recognition through the first award for innovation in enterprises from the United Nations Tourism Organisation celebrating excellence and innovation in tourism sector. Other shortlisted contenders included Brazil, Indonesia, Spain and Switzerland. 

Continue reading

Bloomberg: Lithuania Most Innovative of Baltic States
January 19 / 2016

Bloomberg: Lithuania Most Innovative of Baltic States

According to the Bloomberg’s ranking of the Most Innovative Economies, Lithuania was ranked 32nd outpacing Latvia and Estonia. Estonia was ranked 34th and Latvia 40th. 

Continue reading

Tbilisi TV tower was illuminated in colours of Lithuanian flag
January 14 / 2016

Tbilisi TV tower was illuminated in colours of Lithuanian flag

The Tbilisi TV tower in the Georgian capital was lighted up in the colours of the Lithuanian flag on Wednesday evening, commemorating the fight for freedom of the Lithuanian Freedom Defenders.

Continue reading

Lithuania marking 25 yrs since January 13 attempted coup
January 13 / 2016

Lithuania marking 25 yrs since January 13 attempted coup

Lithuania is commemorating 25 years of the Freedom Defenders' Day on Wednesday, celebrating the victims of the 1991 Soviet aggression.

Continue reading

Forbes: Business Finds Lithuania More Attractive than the USA or Germany
January 05 / 2016

Forbes: Business Finds Lithuania More Attractive than the USA or Germany

One of the world’s most influential business publications, Forbes, has announced their list of countries which are best for business. Lithuania has made the most dramatic progress and is now in 17th place. It has overtaken countries such as the USA, Estonia and Germany.  

Continue reading

Vilnius is a Place You Must Travel in 2016
December 31 / 2015

Vilnius is a Place You Must Travel in 2016

Vilnius is on the list of places in the world worth visiting next year. American news site BuzzFeed invited its readers to include Vilnius and Lithuania to the destinations that must be visited next year.

Continue reading

Kaunas was awarded UNESCO City of Design status
December 29 / 2015

Kaunas was awarded UNESCO City of Design status

Kaunas became the first city in Eastern and Central Europe to win UNESCO City of Design status.  

Continue reading

Electricity interconnectors with Sweden and Poland – Lithuania’s historic achievement
December 14 / 2015

Electricity interconnectors with Sweden and Poland – Lithuania’s historic achievement

Lithuania has recently marked a new energy-related victory through the commissioning of two new international electricity interconnectors LitPol and NordBalt, attended by Lithuanian, Latvian, Estonian, Polish and Swedish governments, senior European Commission officials and companies administering the process.  

Continue reading

Vilnius Christmas tree among the most spectacular trees in the world
December 07 / 2015

Vilnius Christmas tree among the most spectacular trees in the world

A Christmas tree standing in the heart of the capital of Lithuania, the Cathedral Square, is presented among the most spectacular Christmas trees in the world.

Continue reading

1 2 3 4 ... 6 Next

Archive