Politics

January 5, 2018

Lithuanian resident doctors protest to demand better conditions

VILNIUS – Around 1,000 medical workers attended a rally in the Lithuanian capital on Thursday demanding better working conditions and reforms of the country’s healthcare system. […]
January 5, 2018

Bono-linked company pays extra taxes after Lithuania probe

VILNIUS – 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 […]
January 2, 2018

Lithuania’s minimum wage goes up to €400 a month

VILNIUS – Lithuania’s minimum monthly wage rose by 20 euros to 400 euros on January 1, 2018. The minimum had been last increased in July 2016, […]
December 28, 2017

Lithuanian court takes sides in a split among Lithuania’s Jews

VILNIUS – In an unusual move, a Lithuanian court voided the local Jewish community’s April internal elections, challenging the current leadership’s legal authority. The Dec. 21 ruling by […]