In Lithuania

Wed, 1 Oct 2014, Poll shows discontent with economy…

26 – Sept. 6 by pollster Baltijos Tyrimai. Compared with a similar poll for the previous month, the number of inhabitants who said that the economic situation worsened has increased by as mu...

Wed, 3 Sep 2014, Grybauskaite talks of ‘invasion’…

Although Sarapinas did not reveal to what exact percentage of GDP defense spending will be increased next year, he said appropriations would be boosted significantly. Talking about the purchase o...

Wed, 3 Sep 2014, Grybauskaite talks of ‘invasion’…

Although Sarapinas did not reveal to what exact percentage of GDP defense spending will be increased next year, he said appropriations would be boosted significantly. Talking about the purchase o...

Wed, 3 Sep 2014, Baltic Way anniversary commemorated…

Twenty-five years ago a live chain stretched from the Gediminas Castle Tower in Vilnius, across Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, which united millions of hands and hearts. The three Baltic States bo...

Wed, 3 Sep 2014, Baltic Way anniversary commemorated…

Twenty-five years ago a live chain stretched from the Gediminas Castle Tower in Vilnius, across Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, which united millions of hands and hearts. The three Baltic States bo...

Wed, 3 Sep 2014, U.S. senators meet with Grybauskaite…

The U.S. will also decide on shale gas exports to Europe. According to the senator, various options are being considered, including how to determine the regions shale gas will be exported to, or ...

Wed, 3 Sep 2014, U.S. senators meet with Grybauskaite…

The U.S. will also decide on shale gas exports to Europe. According to the senator, various options are being considered, including how to determine the regions shale gas will be exported to, or ...



LITHUANIA is a state in Northern Europe which has borders with Latvia, Russia, Poland and Belarus. Across the Baltic Sea lies Sweden and Denmark. Lithuania covers around 65 thousands square kilometers. The only official language in Lithuania is Lithuanian. Lithuania as a state is a parliamentary republic with internal division of 60 municipalities. The capital of Lithuania is Vilnius. Lithuania is a member of NATO, and the European Union and the Council of Europe. In 2009, Vilnius was the European Capital of Culture and Lithuania celebrated the millennium of its name.

Gene Zolotarev about financial system of EU and Baltics