The Baltic Times (29)

Lithuania launching campaign Pledge for Lithuania - The Baltic Times

VILNIUS – The campaign Pledge for Lithuania has been launched in Lithuania on Wednesday, with a possibility for anyone to write his pledge......

Kremlin unable to curb its hatred to West - Lithuanian president tells leaders at UN - The Baltic Times

VILNIUS – Russia's leadership is unable to curb its hatred towards the Western world, Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaite sai......

Lithuania against double taxation of carriers in EU - The Baltic Times

VILNIUS – Lithuania does not object payment of minimum salary of European Union countries to carriers, however, this should not invol......

Most Latvians have had business ideas they never brought to life - The Baltic Times

RIGA - More than half of people in Latvia, or 59 percent, have had one or several business ideas they never brought to life, shows a new su......

Latvia has invested EUR 3.2 million in space exploration projects - The Baltic Times

RIGA - Latvia has so far supported 27 space exploration projects as a result of three tenders, investing more than EUR 3.2 million in ......

Saeima Citizenship Committee members express support, critical opinions about Vejonis' citizenship initiative - The Baltic Times

RIGA - During a meeting of Saeima Citizenship, Migration and Social Cohesion Committee today, MPs voiced different opinions to criticize or expr......

Estonian president emphasizes need to reform UN at General Assembly - The Baltic Times

TALLINN - Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid on the night between Tuesday and Wednesday Estonian time made a speech at the opening session of t......

Lithuania launching campaign Pledge for Lithuania - The Baltic Times

VILNIUS – The campaign Pledge for Lithuania has been launched in Lithuania on Wednesday, with a possibility for anyone to write his pledge......

Kremlin unable to curb its hatred to West - Lithuanian president tells leaders at UN - The Baltic Times

VILNIUS – Russia's leadership is unable to curb its hatred towards the Western world, Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaite sai......

Lithuania against double taxation of carriers in EU - The Baltic Times

VILNIUS – Lithuania does not object payment of minimum salary of European Union countries to carriers, however, this should not invol......

Finland raises yearly allowance for Estonians who fought with Finnish forces to EUR 2000 - The Baltic Times

TALLINN - The government of Finland has decided to raise the size of the annual allowance paid to Estonian volunteers who fought with the Finnis......

Most Latvians have had business ideas they never brought to life - The Baltic Times

RIGA - More than half of people inLatvia, or 59 percent, have had one or several business ideas they never brought to life, shows a new su......

Latvia has invested EUR 3.2 million in space exploration projects - The Baltic Times

RIGA -Latviahas so far supported 27 space exploration projects as a result of three tenders, investing more than EUR 3.2 million in ......

Lithuanian officials deny allowing Russian warplanes enter airspace - The Baltic Times

VILNIUS - Lithuanian officials have denied giving permission to Russian military aircraft last week to enter the country's airspace to avoid......

Agriculture Ministry to consult ministries in Lithuania, Estonia about jointly seeking aid for flood-stricken farmers in the Baltics - The Baltic Times

RIGA - The Agriculture Ministry will consult the agriculture ministries of Estonia and Lithuania about jointly seeking the European Commission&#......

RB Rail not to allow recording detailed Rail Baltic meetings - The Baltic Times

TALLINN – RBRail AS, the joint venture established by the three Baltic countries for the construction of the Rail Baltic high-speed ......

Lithuanian president discusses Zapad drills with UN chief - The Baltic Times

VILNIUS – Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaite met with United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres as part of her visi......

Nasdaq Merges its Baltic CSDs to Create Nasdaq CSD - The Baltic Times

RIGA - Central securities depositories in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania become a single entity which has joined the pan-European securities sett......

Porzingis third highest scorer, Latvia the highest-scoring team at EuroBasket 2017 - The Baltic Times

ISTANBUL - Latvian national basketball team's big man Kristaps Porzingis was third highest-scoring player at the European Basketball Champio......

Estonia wants more EU members to be accepted to OECD - The Baltic Times

TALLINN - Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser expressed a wish that more European Union member states would be accepted to the Organization fo......

Estonian president discusses migration crisis with colleagues at Arraiolos meeting - The Baltic Times

TALLINN - Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid who discussed the migration crisis with her colleagues at the Arraiolos meeting in Malta said that......

Raising productivity is Latvia's greatest economic challenge right now - Aseradens - The Baltic Times

RIGA - Raising productivity and improving export performance based on high-added-value products is currentlyLatvia’s greatest econom......

International operations give Lithuanian troops priceless experience - The Baltic Times

VILNIUS – Participation in international missions benefits Lithuania's Armed Forces, Defense Minister Raimundas Karoblis said at the p......

Germany plans to lend Lithuania its 1918 independence act for 5 years - The Baltic Times

VILNIUS - Germany plans to hand the original copy of Lithuania's 1918 Act of Independence recently found in Berlin's diplomatic archive ......

Exhibition "Joan Brehms : Scenographer, Architect and Painter" - The Baltic Times

Press releaseOn September 16, 2017, the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Riga and the National Museum of the Czech Re......

Around 25 percent of young people determined to vote in local polls - The Baltic Times

TALLINN - While the local elections taking place on Oct. 15 will be the first Estonian elections where 16- and 17-year-old residents will be all......

Lithuania better prepared than ever for Zapad drills - Grybauskaite - The Baltic Times

VILNIUS - Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite says that the country is better prepared than it has ever been before for the Zapad large-scal......

Lithuanian Defence minister says there's too much nervousness over Zapad - The Baltic Times

VILNIUS - The public in Lithuania is too nervous about Zapad 2017, a large-scale military exercise that has started in Russia and Belarus, Defen......

EU to renew cyber security strategy - The Baltic Times

TALLINN - The European Union is about to embark on a review of its cyber security strategy to give Europe's cyber security a longer term vis......