LT News

November 15, 2017

Vilnius announces emergency situation regarding Gediminas Hill landslides

VILNIUS – Vilnius has announced an emergency situation due to landslides on the capital city’s historical Gediminas Hill, a city official said on Tuesday. “It means […]
November 14, 2017

Lithuania takes first step in legalizing medical cannabis

VILNIUS – The Lithuanian parliament has almost unanimously voted to consider a legislative amendment that could legalize medical cannabis, and potentially open the door for the […]
November 14, 2017

Lithuanian €2 coin honoring capital city of Vilnius now circulating

VILNIUS – Lithuania’s newest circulating commemorative €2 coin is now available. The 2017 coin celebrates the capital city of Vilnius, highlighting the architectural landscape of Vilnius […]
November 14, 2017

IMF says Lithuania’s economy is experiencing rapid, broad-based growth

WASHINGTON DC – An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission visited Vilnius during November 7–13, 2017, to discuss recent economic developments and policy priorities with the Lithuanian […]