lithuanian news

October 11, 2017

“The Saint” movie is #1 at Lithuanian cinemas for 2 weeks

VILNIUS – Andrius Blaževičius’ drama The Saint / Šventasis remained in first place for its second week in release in Lithuania, where it opened at the end of […]
October 11, 2017

Lithuania to raise minimum wage

VILNIUS – The monthly minimum wage in Lithuania is to rise to 400 euros (473.6 U.S. dollars) as of Jan. 1 next year, the Baltic country’s […]
October 10, 2017

Was Christopher Columbus a grandson of a Lithuanian Grand Duke?

VILNIUS – The Portuguese historian Manuel Rosa explained in his book ‘Colon. The Untold Story’ a new thesis about the origins of the discoverer of America […]
October 10, 2017

Lithuania’s parliament ratifies deal on Rail Baltica

VILNIUS – On Tuesday, the Lithuanian Parliament with 96 votes in favor and 1 parliamentarian abstaining ratified agreement on development of Rail Baltica Railway Connection that was […]