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Calendar of cultural events in Lithuania. Baltic culture festival «Blackhorned Moon»

BNN offers you a selection of cultural and sports events in Lithuania for the week during August 22-28:

Calendar of cultural events in Lithuania. Days of Ancient Crafts in Trakai

BNN offers you a selection of cultural and sports events in Lithuania for the week during August 15-20.

Self-service parcel terminals increasingly used in Lithuania

Lithuanian postal company Lietuvos paštas has in the first half of 2016 registered a considerable increase in the use of self-service parcel terminals linking it to the increasing popularity of online shopping.

Major upsets in Rio swimming pool and tennis court sour Lithuania’s Olympic mood

Neither Rūta Meilutytė, the London 2012 Olympics swimming gold medallist, nor Giedrius Titenis, a European swimming championship’s bronze winner have even come close to their peak shape- and the previous results – in Rio Olympic Games.

Lithuania: party leaders face scrutiny with Seimas election nearer

The U.S. presidential race is clearly reverberating overseas in a tiny Lithuania, readying for the parliamentary elections in early October. With the Americans scaling Donald Trump, the Republican nominee in the race, whether he is fit or unfit to be a new President of the United States, some Lithuanian analysts started likewise weighing the leaders of the Lithuanian political parties whether they can be entrusted reins of a new Lithuanian government.

Weddings in Vilnius held near WWII concentration camp

Historic military compound the Seventh Fort in Vilnius, Lithuania has become a popular site for weeding parties and children summer camps, but, according to Israeli press, a Nazi German concentration camp had once stood there.

Calendar of cultural events in Lithuania. Klaipėda’s Sea Festival and Baltic Sail

BNN offers you a selection of cultural and sports events in Lithuania for the week between July 25 and July 31.

Calendar of cultural and sports events in Lithuania. Eneos 2016 in Palanga resort

BNN offers you a selection of cultural and sports events in Lithuania for the week during 18 July and 24 J

Week in Lithuania. National Cyber Security Centre launched

Wary of cyber security risks, Lithuania has opened a new National Cyber Security Centre in the capital Vilnius. The Ministry of Defence will be in charge of it. The Centre will protect the country’s cyber security and containing attacks.

Lithuania vehemently refutes S&P report, possible Brexit aftermaths

While the world - and Lithuania- are in the guessing game what the aftermaths of Brexit will be for the world, Europe, UK itself and each member of the already one-member-less 27 member bloc, Standard & Poor’s, an American financial services company, knows it best. According to S&P, Lithuania would be the most affected by Brexit among all Eastern European nations. Lithuania’s Ministry of Finance hastened to refute the international rating agency’s claim, saying it has «drawn misleading conclusions.»