In Lithuania

Wed, 5 Nov 2014, Silicon Vilnius?…

“We would like a real working ecosystem here,” said Darius Zakaitis, a marketing professional at StartupHighway, a company closely involved with the development of Tech City. And Zaik...

Wed, 5 Nov 2014, Lithuanian schoolchildren attended Russian military camps…

The problem, according to the director general, is that these actions do not contradict any laws and ways have to be found to counter this. Grina revealed that security officers have met with par...

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...



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