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  1. Notice on convocation of an extraordinary general meeting of shareholders of AB Klaip -dos NaftaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GlobeNewswire

    ... by a secure signature-creation device and approved by a qualified certificate effective in the Republic of Lithuania. The shareholder shall inform the Company on the proxy issued through electronic communications means to the following e-mails: no ...

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  2. Lithuanian PM unveiled a monument to industrialist, philanthropist FrenkelRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    On Thursday, Prime Minister of Lithuania Algirdas Butkevicius unveiled a monument to Chaim Frenkel, industrialist and philanthropist from Siauliai, reports LETA/ELTA.... Read more...

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  3. Diplomatic Pouch: Interview with Lithuanian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Valdas LastauskasRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Trend

    Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 19 By Elmira Tariverdiyeva Trend: Trend Agency's interview with the Ambassador of Lithuania to Azerbaijan Valdas Lastauskas.

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  4. 2014 Motocross Of Nations Preview | World Politics & MXRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Transworld

    ... Russia will still be felt in Latvia on the track and in political circles. The trio of nations (Latvia, Estonia, Lithuania) gained independence in the early 1990s following the collapse of the Soviet Union and just recently joined the European ...

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  5. Convocation of an extraordinary general meeting of shareholders of Litgrid AbRead the original story

    Yesterday | Hispanic Business

    ... if the presented general ballot does not meet the requirements set in Article 30 (3) and (4) of the Republic of Lithuania Law on Companies, or if it is received late or is filled in a way that makes it impossible to establish the true will of the ...

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  6. Lithuania highlights development of intermodal transport in MilanRead the original story

    Yesterday | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    "A lot was done in order to establish new guidelines for the Trans-European Transport network that will strengthen the economic and social cohesion of the Member States", Rimantas Sinkevicius, the Minister of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Lithuania said at the Informal Transport Ministerial Council held in Milan.... Read more...

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  7. Despite Ukraine-Russia Truce Holding, Tension Between Russia and Baltic States Remains HighRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    In Russia's most recent move against the Baltic states of Latvia, Estonia, and Lithuania, Moscow has sought to reopen criminal investigations into Lithuanian residents who refused to serve in the Soviet army after Lithuania declared dependence in 1990. An estimated 1500 young people refused the orders nearly 25 years ago, and now Russia wants them to pay.

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  8. Lithuania to vet more investments for national security risksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Reuters

    Lithuania's president Dalia Grybauskaite proposed on Wednesday that investments in strategically important sectors of the economy should be vetted by the government to ensure they do not pose a threat to national security. The draft legislation, which must be approved by parliament, follows reports that a Russian-led company leased two large plots of land next to Siauliai airport in northern Lithuania, a base for NATO planes patrolling the Baltic skies.

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  9. Israeli avatar tech gets you a perfect fit every timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times of Israel

    ... Theatre, and the top five winning awards were announced by Evaldas Gustas, minister of economy of the Republic of Lithuania. Fitterli, along with four other European firms, will represent Europe at the Intel Global Challenge 2014 Finals at UC ...

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  10. In 8 months, Lithuania's Grigiskes earns EUR 5.1 mln more y-o-yRead the original story

    Wednesday | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    According to pre-audited data during the eight months of 2014, the Group consisting of Grigiskes AB, Baltwood UAB, Klaipedos Kartonas AB, Mena Pak PAT, and Klaipeda Recycling UAB achieved the consolidate sales turnover of LTL 232.3 million .

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  11. Lithuanian president anxious about Siauliai string railwayRead the original story

    Wednesday | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    President of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaite is submitting legislative amendments under which investment in strategic economy sectors and territories in the vicinity of strategic objects would be permitted only following an extensive assessment whether the activities of the potential investor do not pose a threat to the national security, informs LETA/ELTA.... Read more...

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  12. Lithuanians make fun of city potholesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BBC News

    ... at the absurdity of this situation" while prompting the government to take action. Road safety is a big issue in Lithuania. In 2013, local media lamented that the country ranked first in the EU for fatal casualties caused by traffic accidents. The ...

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  13. Air Force trying to protect F-15s in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Air Force Times

    ... Bulgarian military, and six F-15Cs flew from Lakenheath to supplement four already stationed at Siauliai Air Base, Lithuania, in March when tension over the Russian invasion of Crimea rose to a boiling point. 'If we have less forward force structure ...

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  14. RAF personnel raise cash to build new play area for Lithuanian orphansRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    PERSONNEL from RAF Leeming were among UK forces who gave young orphans a fund and stimulating place to play while on deployment to Lithuania. Members of 135 Expeditionary Air Wing currently operating out of Siauliai Air Base, Lithuania, used their skills and labour in their free time to create the facility featuring a ball pool, colours and textures for children aged up to six years.

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  15. Lithuania launches modern research vessel in Baltic SeaRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    On 15 September, a new modern research vessel will be launched in the Baltic Sea.

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  16. 10:43 Roshen chocolate factory suspends productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | AkiPress

    ... factories in the Ukrainian cities of Kiev, Vinnytsia, Mariupol and Kremenchuk, the Klaipeda confectionery plant in Lithuania, Hungarian facility Bonbonetti Choco Kft, Lipetsk Confectionery Company's two Russian production sites and Ukraine's ...

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  17. Embassies Build Homes with Fuller Center for Housing ArmeniaRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | Groong

    Fuller Center for Housing Armenia 96 Sarmen St., 0019 Yerevan, RA fcarmenia@fullercenterarmenia.org Tel: +374 10 52 47 12 Contact: Alla Asatryan Philanthropy Has No Borders. Embassies Build with Fuller Center for Housing Armenia September 13, 2014, Vanadzor city, Lori region, RA: Today the U.S. Ambassador to Armenia, Mr. John A. Heffern, the Ambassador of the Republic of Lithuania to Armenia, Mr. Erikas Petrikas, more than 20 volunteer members from U.S. Embassy participated in the `'Embassies Build'' event organized by `'Helping Hands'' and the Fuller Center for Housing Armenia aimed to help build homes for eight vulnerable families who have been living in metal containers for more than 26 years.

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  18. Lithuania treats injured Ukrainian soldiers amid conflict in east - The Baltic TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | The Baltic Times

    ... most of them are in satisfactory medical conditions, several are wounded more seriously, however, we expect that Lithuania's hospitals will do their best in helping the military," senior military medic Lieutenant Colonel Gintaras Berkevicius said. ...

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  19. Vilnius accommodated 60.9% foreign tourists in H1 in LithuaniaRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    Statistics Lithuania informs that in the first half of 2014 year-on-year the number of guests increased in accommodation establishments of every county.

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  20. Investment project from Yunitskiy in Siauliai - threat to national security?Read the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    Leader of the Seimas Opposition in Lithuania Andrius Kubilius says the investment agreement conducted between Siauliai City Municipality and creators of the so called string transport is a threat to national security, informs LETA/ELTA, referring Siauliu krastas.

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