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  1. Lithuania's Curonian Spit a sanctuary of solitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Chronicle Herald

    At the edge of the Valley of Silence, the landscape changes so suddenly it's like strolling to another continent - from a placid, fragrant pine forest to a soaring wall of brown sand. A short but steep 52-meter vertical climb to the top of the Parnidis Dune - known affectionately or humorously as "Lithuania's Sahara" - reveals a sweeping view of a remarkable and soothing landscape, the Curonian Spit.

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  2. In Q1, SEB Bankas Group earns net profit of EUR 18.2 mln in LithuaniaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    ... UR 18.2 million. The result has been calculated in accordance with the requirements set by the acts of the Bank of Lithuania and legal acts of the Republic of Lithuania, writes LETA/ELTA.... Read more...

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  3. Immanuel KantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Free Dictionary

    ... Kant (16821746), was a German harnessmaker from Memel, at the time Prussia's most northeastern city (now Klaipeda, Lithuania ). His mother, Anna Regina Reuter (16971737), was born in Nuremberg . Kant's paternal grandfather had emigrated from ...

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  4. Lithuanian education minister holds talks with Oman's ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Times of Oman

    ... Al Busaidiyah, Minister of Higher Education, received Dr Dainius Pavalkis, Minister of Education and Science of Lithuania on Monday. They discussed external scholarship programmes and the possibility of Omani students benefiting from the Lithuanian ...

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  5. Why Narva is probably not next on Russia's listRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Al Jazeera

    ... officer in the United States army. Located in northeastern Europe the three Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania are thought to be prime targets for Russia's next military move in the region. All three share land borders with Russia. All ...

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  6. Laundry Care in Lithuania - New Report AvailableRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | PR-inside.com

    ... huge company investments in marketing activities, P&G has a great value proposition in consumersi 1 2 minds within Lithuania. The company portfolio contains such well-known brands as Tide, Bonux, Ariel and Lenor, which are present in most of the ...

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  7. Supplemented agenda of the Shareholders Meeting of Utenos trikota as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | GlobeNewswire

    ... Utenos tirkotazas, AB (identification code: 183709468, the registered address: J. Basanaviciaus str. 122, Utena, Lithuania) is to be held on 30 April 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in the Company's office (J. Basanaviciaus str. 122, Utena). on 15 April 2015 ...

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  8. US spending $1 billion to reassure European alliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... facilities to accommodate U.S. airmen deployed to small airfields like Lask Air Base in Poland or Siauliai in Lithuania. The Army received more than $64 million to upgrade training ranges across Europe and another $17 million to improve logistics ...

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  9. Travellers crossing Lithuanian customs posts allowed to bring goods...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    From 1 May 2015, goods carried in travellers` personal baggage or fuel in a private car are allowed to enter the Republic of Lithuania free of duties and taxes not more than 3 times per calendar month, reports BC press service of Lithuanian Customs.... Read more...

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  10. Generation Y lacks democratic spiritRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | The Triangle

    ... a beacon of democracy in the modern age. My worries are different from those of my great-grandparents, who fled Lithuania during the Holocaust, and I can proudly walk the streets with my yarmulke because of the civil liberties granted to all ...

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  11. Ireland supports IT investments in LithuaniaRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    On 15 April 2015, Seimas Deputy Speaker in Lithuania Gediminas Kirkilas met with Irish Ambassador to Lithuania David Robert Noonan, reports LETA/ELTA.... Read more...

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  12. 2014 Paves the Way for Further Tourism Growth in Lithuania in 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Pressat

    Lithuania saw strong growth in inbound tourism in 2014 as visitors travelled to experience a culture rich in history and art, the rolling hills of the national parks and UNESCO sites such as the Curonian Spit and Vilnius Old Town. Inbound tourism grew by 7.7% in 2014 and having being ranked 3rd in the Lonely Planet's Top 10 destinations to visit in 2015, the tourism sector looks set for another healthy year, boosted by excellent flight routes from the UK and Lithuania's recent status as the newest member of the Eurozone.

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  13. Bite Lithuania launches LTE/LTE-A networkRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    At launch, Bite says the 4G infrastructure will be available to 46% of the Lithuanian population, with a focus on business centres, high streets and other high-traffic areas.

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  14. Nina Beier's first one-person exhibition in New York opens at Metro PicturesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Art Daily

    ... 22 (catalogue published by Mousse with text by John Miller). Her exhibition at Contemporary Art Centre Vilnius, Lithuania opens June 20 and she will contribute a work to this summer's exhibition of public art on Governor's Island, which opens late ...

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  15. The agenda of the ordinary shareholders meeting of Agrowill Group, AB ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | GlobeNewswire

    4. Amendments to the Articles of Association of the Company and approval of the new wording of Articles of Association. -To convert authorised capital of the Company in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Lithuania on Adoption of the Euro in the Republic of Lithuania, based on the official exchange rate of litas and euro ; the value of the authorised capital of the Company shall henceforth be EUR 54 350 713, 08 , with the face value per share of EUR 0,29 .

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  16. Due to public procurement of a long-term loanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | GlobeNewswire

    LESTO AB, identification code 302577612, registered office placed at A1 2vejA3 str. 14, Vilnius, Republic of Lithuania.

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  17. Lietuvos rytas beats Neptunas 84-75Read the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Xinhuanet

    Mustafadeen Shakur of Neptunas competes during the Lithuanian Basketball League Championship between Lietuvos rytas from Vilnius and Neptunas from Klaipeda in Vilnius, Lithuania, on April 13, 2015. Lietuvos rytas won 84-75.

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  18. NATO starts international artillery exercises in LithuaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Charter97

    ... NATO allies, the source at the Lithuanian Defense Ministry said. Four Paladin self-propelled guns were sent to Lithuania for the exercises. The guns, which have a range of up to 30 kilometers, each have a crew of six men A- a commander, gunner, ...

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  19. Real pip Barca at the top of Euroleague groupRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Reuters

    Real Madrid ended the Euroleague's second group stage with a 99-83 win over Zalgiris Kaunas on Friday to clinch top spot in their section and book a best-of-five quarter-final against Anadolu Efes Istanbul. Rivals Barcelona finished second in Group E after an 88-65 victory at Galatasaray earned a clash with triple former winners Olympiakos Piraeus, the third-placed team in Group F. In the other two ties, holders Maccabi Tel Aviv face Fenerbahce while six-times winners CSKA Moscow take on Panathinaikos.

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  20. Exploring a sliver of the real Lithuania on the Curonian SpitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | SFGate

    ... Russia from here. On the Curonian Spit, a 60-mile arcing wisp of dunes, forests and villages that makes up most of Lithuania's Baltic coastline, there are few (if any) remnants from when this was part of the Soviet empire. What I couldn't see from ...

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