LithuaniaLatest news regarding the land of the lietuviai

  • The PLO has ditched Trump, will other Arab states follow suit? David Singer... of some 80 of the 132 Councillors and about 500 other persons. One vacant seat was reserved for the "Republic of Lithuania". Diplomats from other countries were undoubtedly present. The backdrop included two huge screens each containing five maps of ... — Tue, 23 Jan 2018 11:21:06 GMT (via Arutz Sheva Israel News)
  • Imlitex Holdings to export products via Klaipeda portImlitex Holdings, a fertilizer and grain trade group that used to export the most of its output via the Riga port until now, will direct some of the production via the Lithuanian port of Klaipeda, reports LETA/BNS.... — Tue, 23 Jan 2018 08:06:20 GMT (via City Paper's Baltics Worldwide)
  • The Baltic States: gained dependence... EU and NATO for help." The so called Snow Meeting dedicated to European security took place on 11-12 January in Lithuania. Foreign-security-policy experts discussed the main challenges facing the transatlantic community and ways to respond to them. ... — Fri, 19 Jan 2018 02:42:21 GMT (via OpEdNews)
  • Mum of model used by Victoria Beckham hits back at critics... of a seven-year-old - to showcase her Spring Summer 2018 collection US-based Giedre Dukauskaite, who grew up in Lithuania, is pictured, bottom right, with her parents and sister in 1991. Her mother Irena Dukauskiene angrily hit back at claims from ... — Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:28:58 GMT (via Daily Mail)
  • Klaipeda port projects slight drop in cargo volumes in 2018The Lithuanian seaport of Klaipeda forecasts that cargo volumes will fall slightly this year from last year's record high levels, a senior executive of the port said on January 17th, cites LETA/BNS.... — Thu, 18 Jan 2018 09:38:58 GMT (via City Paper's Baltics Worldwide)
  • Germany hands over key independence document to LithuaniaHead of the Political Archive of the Federal Foreign Office of Germany, Professor Elke von Boeselager, left, shakes hands with Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaite after handing over Independence act Wednesday Jan. 17, 2018 at president's office in Vilnius. The copy of the Lithuania 1918 Independence Act found in the archives of Germany's foreign ministry, has been returned to the Baltic country but only on loan. — Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:35:39 GMT (via Powhatan Today)
  • Denmark plans to boost defense spending in response to Russian aggression, prime minister says... Minister Lars Lokke Rasmussen visit the Danish air force team during its NATO air-policing mission in Siauliai, Lithuania, January 15, 2018. In 2016, Russia moved nuclear-capable Iskander-M missiles to its enclave of Kaliningrad on the Baltic Sea ... — Mon, 15 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT (via Silicon Alley Insider)
  • Latvijas Tilti, Borta to reconstruct Klaipeda port embankmentsLatvijas Tilti, one of Latvia's largest road and bridge construction companies, together with Borta, company of the Lithuanian Kaminera group, will reconstruct two embankments of the Klaipeda port that are used by Klaipedos Konteineriu Terminalas for 23.985 million euros, informs LETA/BNS.... — Mon, 15 Jan 2018 10:17:15 GMT (via City Paper's Baltics Worldwide)
  • Japan announces three-way pact with Baltic countries as Abe tours Eastern EuropePrime Minister Shinzo Abe said Saturday that Japan has entered a pact with Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania to boost economic and political ties with the three former Soviet republics. Abe and Latvian Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis said after meeting in Riga, Latvia's capital, that information technology, transportation and medicine are areas where Japan sees the most trade potential in the Baltic countries. — Sun, 14 Jan 2018 07:12:01 GMT (via The Japan Times)
  • Japan's Abe seeks Baltic support against North Korea... international order on North Korea, which is now a threat to the global community", Abe told reporters in Lithuania's capital Vilnius. His Lithuanian counterpart Saulius Skvernelis voiced support as did Latvian Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis with ... — Sun, 14 Jan 2018 03:47:57 GMT (via Yahoo!)
  • Abe: Japan enters cooperation pact with Baltic countries... talks in Riga, Latvia, Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018. Abe is on a visit to three Baltic countries, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. (AP Photo/Roman Koksarov) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, left, and Latvian Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis shake hands as ... — Sat, 13 Jan 2018 21:16:20 GMT (via Fredericksburg.com)
  • Abe to pay tribute to Japan's Schindler in LithuaniaA Japanese diplomat who saved 6,000 European Jews from the Holocaust by issuing visas to allow them to escape war-torn Lithuania will be hailed by Japan's premier, decades after defying Tokyo to help the refugees. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will pay tribute to Chiune Sugihara on Sunday when he visits the two-storey building that housed the consulate where he worked in the Baltic state's second city Kaunas. — Tue, 07 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMT (via The Times of Israel)
  • Send Press Releases with GlobeNewswire... is LTL 509,7 million. The profit has been calculated in accordance with requirements of legal acts of the Bank of Lithuania and other legal acts of the Republic of Lithuania. Audited net profit over the year 2006 earned by the bank was LTL 285,5 ... — Fri, 12 Jan 2018 17:53:42 GMT (via GlobeNewswire)
  • Abe to pay tribute to - Japan's Schindler' in LithuaniaA Japanese diplomat who saved 6,000 European Jews from the Holocaust by issuing visas to allow them to escape war-torn Lithuania will be hailed by Japan's premier, decades after defying Tokyo to help the refugees. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will pay tribute to Chiune Sugihara on Sunday when he visits the two-floor building that housed the consulate where he worked in the Baltic state's second city Kaunas. — Fri, 12 Jan 2018 08:41:52 GMT (via South China Morning Post)
  • US Air Force F-15 Eagles from RAF Lakenheath intercept Russian jets above the Baltic region... Royal Danish Air Force F-16's to signify the transfer of the NATO Baltic Air Police mission at Siauliai Air Base, Lithuania. Picture: Tech Sgt Matthew Plew For four months the US Air Forces' 493rd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron (EFS), belonging to ... — Tue, 09 Jan 2018 13:41:40 GMT (via Eastern Daily Press)
  • LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball shouldna t expect Lithuania to be a cruisePrienai Arena sits on the outskirts of this small town among the forests and mineral springs of central Lithuania. Go past a crude, brick, Communist-era storage shelter and you'll find the current home of the Balls, 19-year-old LiAngelo and 16-year-old LaMelo, the new sensations of this basketball-crazed nation. — Mon, 08 Jan 2018 22:19:49 GMT (via San Jose Mercury News)
  • Lithuania welcomes LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball; Basketball hotbed awaits pro debutPrienai Arena sits at the end of a windy road on the outskirts of this small town among the forests and mineral springs of central Lithuania. Go past a crude, brick, communist-era storage shelter and you'll find the current home of 19-year-old LiAngelo and 16-year-old LaMelo Ball, the new sensations of this basketball-crazed nation. — Mon, 08 Jan 2018 20:42:19 GMT (via The Daily Breeze)
  • Bono-linked firm pays extra taxes after Lithuania probeThe singer, whose real name is Paul David Hewson, was an investor in the Maltese company which bought a shopping centre in the Baltic euro zone member's city of Utena A company linked to U2 frontman Bono has voluntarily paid 53,000 euros after a tax investigation in Lithuania, authorities have said. The singer, whose real name is Paul David Hewson, was an investor in the Maltese company which bought a shopping centre in the Baltic euro zone member's city of Utena. — Fri, 05 Jan 2018 17:11:40 GMT (via RTE.ie)
  • Ball brothers land in Lithuania on 'journey to NBA'AFPUS basketball player LiAngelo Ball poses with fans upon his arrival at Vilnius airport in Lithuania, on January 3, 2018, as he and his brother are about to make their basketball pro career debut in the Lithuanian Vytautas club US basketball player LiAngelo Ball poses with fans upon his arrival at Vilnius airport in Lithuania, on January 3, 2018, as he and his brother are about to make their basketball pro career debut in the Lithuanian Vytautas club Vilnius - Flamboyant basketball dad LaVar Ball landed with two of his sons in Lithuania on Wednesday to begin their international pro careers, calling it part of their "journey" to the NBA's Los Angeles Lakers . — Wed, 03 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT (via Yahoo!)
  • Lithuanian port sees historic cargo handling in 2017... 407 million euros (489.5 million U.S. dollars) into infrastructure in coming four years. The port of Klaipeda, Lithuania's strategic port town and transport hub, has an annual cargo handling capacity of around 65 million tons and is the northernmost ... — Wed, 03 Jan 2018 22:01:22 GMT (via Xinhuanet)
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