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  1. Lithuania, Statoil sign LNG deal to end Gazprom monopolyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Yahoo!

    Lithuania signed a deal with Norway's Statoil on Thursday to supply natural gas to the country's new terminal starting 2015, as the Baltic state strives to cut its dependence on Russian energy.

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  2. Notice of the Extraordinary General Meeting of ShareholdersRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    122, LT-28214 Utena, company number 183709468, shareholders is being convoked at J. Basanaviciaus str.

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  3. Lithuania, Statoil sign LNG deal to end Gazprom monopol...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    VILNIUS: Lithuania signed a deal with Norway's Statoil on Thursday to supply natural gas to the country's new terminal starting 2015, as the Baltic state strives to cut its dependence on Russian energy.

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  4. Lorries carrying goods from Russia and Belarus through Lithuania were stalledRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    On Wednesday, lorries carrying goods from Russia and Belarus through Lithuania were lining up in Kybartai, the town on the border with Kaliningrad Region, informs LETA/ELTA, referring to Lietuvos zinios.

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  5. Lithuania breaks Gazprom's monopoly by signing first LNG dealRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | EurActiv.com

    Lithuania, dependent for 100% for its gas imports from Russian monopoly Gazprom, has signed its first contract with Norway's Statoil for the supply of liquefied natural gas , the website Delfi announced today .

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  6. Tourism in the Baltic States in the ascendant - need of new hotels.Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | 4 Hoteliers

    Tourism is a key driver of income and employment in the Baltic States. Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania have more guests in the past years as in 2012 and according to recent analyses, the industry will grow above-average during the next ten years.

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  7. Latvian Saeima Speaker meets with her Ukrainian counterpartRead the original story

    Tuesday | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    At a meeting in the Lithuanian resort city of Palanga yesterday, Saeima Speaker Solvita Aboltina told Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Oleksandr Turchinov that Latvia is prepared to send even more humanitarian aid, and is also ready to take part in finding a solution to the situation in eastern regions, informs LETA.... Read more...

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  8. Lithuanian businessmen sign for fair euro conversionRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    On 18 August, Monday, at the Government building of the Republic of Lithuania the representatives of the Lithuanian business associations and municipalities together with the heads of the Government, Ministry of Economy and Ministry of Finance will give the green light to the Memorandum of Good Business Practice during the Adoption of the Euro, ... (more)

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  9. Lithuanian Seimas speaker meets with Ukrainian counterpartRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    Ukrainian Parliament Speaker Oleksandr Turchynov has arrived in Lithuania to attend the Conference of the Speakers of the NB8 Parliaments, which begins on Monday in resort town Palanga, reports LETA/ELTA.... Read more...

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  10. Foreign Correspondence: It may not be Vilnius, but Edmonds could use a cat cafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | My Edmonds

    ... ladies and leathery-faced men in sweaters, are the survivors who have endured grim years of war and Soviet rule. Lithuania has been through the fire again and again, and its people have nonetheless held on to their unique identity for many hundreds ...

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  11. Former Ukraine President in Lithuania for major EU conference - The Baltic TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | The Baltic Times

    Ukrainian Parliament Speaker and former acting president Oleksandr Turchynov has arrived in Lithuania to attend a conference surrounding EU foreign policy issues.

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  12. Final quarter Lithuania slump sinks Tall BlacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... a major scalp in the buildup to the upcoming World Cup in Spain. Nenad Vucinic's New Zealand men's team led hosts Lithuania, ranked fourth on Fiba's world rankings, for the majority of their second game in the four-nation tournament in Kaunas before ...

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  13. In Q2, number of building permits issued decreased by 10.1% in LithuaniaRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    Statistics Lithuania informs that, based on the data from the Building Permits and State Construction Supervision Information System the Republic of Lithuania Infostatyba, in II quarter 2014, against II quarter 2013, the number of building permits issued decreased by 10.1%, of which for the construction of residential buildings - by 9.5%.... Read ... (more)

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  14. Bolden, Edwards shine in final overseas victoryRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Manhattan Mercury

    ... and Davidson's Brian Sullivan (11) also scored in double digits. The team finished its seven-day tour of Estonia, Lithuania and Latvia with a 3-1 record, which included wins over Klaipeda Nafta (80-76), Latvia University (99-93) and the Barons to go ...

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  15. Boomers lose to FinlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | The Age

    ... Finland dominated the extra time, outscoring the Australians 15-9. The result followed Australia's 91-78 loss to Lithuania in Klaipeda on Monday, and brings their pre-FIBA Basketball World Cup tour record to 2-2. They next head to France for a ...

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  16. Boomers beaten by FinlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | ABC News

    ... Finland dominated the extra time, outscoring the Australians 15-9. The result followed Australia's 91-78 loss to Lithuania in Klaipeda on Monday, and brings their pre-FIBA Basketball World Cup tour record to 2-2. They next head to France for a ...

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  17. Boomers suffer defeat to LithuaniaRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | ABC News

    The Australian men's basketball team has suffered the first defeat of its World Cup preparations, going down to Lithuania 91-78 in Klaipeda on Tuesday morning.

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  18. Cats' Edwards scores 14 points in 67-66 lossRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Manhattan Mercury

    Kansas State junior guard Justin Edwards once again scored in double figures for Athletes in Action, but it wasn't enough as the Qatar National Team hit a 3-pointer with 1.3 seconds remaining to earn a 67-66 win on Sunday at Palanga Arena in Klaipeda, Lithuania.

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  19. K-State Slate: 8:11.14 - What happens when Bill Snyder retires?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Bring On The Cats

    ... uncredited AP writer . On Saturday, Justin Edwards scored a team-high 15 points as Klaipeda Nafta, from Klaipeda, Lithuania, fell 80-76 to the Athletes in Action team. Brandon Bolden added right for the American touring squad. AIA fell 67-60 on ...

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  20. Bite to roll out LTE-A in five cities in early 2015Read the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Lithuanian mobile operator Bite will invest around EUR50 million over the next few years in the deployment of an -A) network.

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