Tour operators will also be responsible for tourists’ tests

Tour operators will also be responsible for tourists' tests All travelers and tourists will have to present a negative coronavirus test as of March 10, the Lithuanian government has decided. And not only carriers but also tour operators will be responsible for that. On Friday, the Cabinet specified its Wednesday decision which initially introduced such a...

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Lithuania to provide EUR 100,000 in humanitarian aid to Yemen

Lithuania to provide EUR 100,000 in humanitarian aid to Yemen  Lithuania will allocate 100,000 euros for humanitarian aid to Yemen, the Foreign Ministry said on Monday. Lithuania announced its donation to the UN Yemen Humanitarian Fund during Monday's high-level virtual pledging conference co-hosted by Sweden and Switzerland. Lithuanian Deputy Foreign Minister Mantas Adomenas described the humanitarian situation...

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Lithuanian healthcare workers start getting the COVID-19 vaccine

Five vaccination centres – Vilnius University Hospital Santaros Klinikos, Hospital of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Kauno Klinikos, Klaipėda University Hospital, Šiauliai Republican Hospital, and Panevėžys Republican Hospital – have distributed the received vaccine to healthcare institutions treating inpatient COVID-19 patients in their respective regions. (more…)

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Lithuania to sign association agreement with European Space Agency

Lithuania to sign association agreement with European Space Agency   Lithuania is planning to become an associate member of the European Space Agency (ESA) where it now has the status of a cooperating state. On Wednesday, the Cabinet decided to ask President Gitanas Nauseda to authorize Economy and Innovation Minister Ausrine Armonaite to sign an association...

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Lithuanian Life- Quality of Public services

1. Introduction Eurofound provides research, data and analysis on a wide range of social and work-related topics. This information is largely comparative, but also offers country-specific information for each of the 28 EU Member States. Most information is available in English but some has been translated to facilitate access at national level. Eurofound strives to strengthen...

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Lithuanian Life – Balance of Work-Life

1. Introduction Eurofound provides research, data and analysis on a wide range of social and work-related topics. This information is largely comparative, but also offers country-specific information for each of the 28 EU Member States. Most information is available in English but some has been translated to facilitate access at national level. Eurofound strives to strengthen...

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Lithuanian Lifestyle – Quality of Life

1. Introduction Eurofound provides research, data and analysis on a wide range of social and work-related topics. This information is largely comparative, but also offers country-specific information for each of the 28 EU Member States. Most information is available in English but some has been translated to facilitate access at national level. Eurofound strives to strengthen...

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Lithuanian Tourism Attractions

1. Introduction Statistics of 2016 showed that 1.49 million tourists from foreign countries visited Lithuania and spent at least one night in the country. The total contribution of Travel & Tourism to country GDP was EUR 2,005.5mn, 5.3% of GDP in 2016, and is forecast to rise by 7.3% in 2017. Hot air ballooning is very...

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Tour operators will also be responsible for tourists’ tests

Tour operators will also be responsible for tourists' tests All travelers and tourists will have to present a negative coronavirus test as of March 10, the Lithuanian government has decided. And not only carriers but also tour operators will be responsible for that. On Friday, the Cabinet specified its Wednesday decision which initially introduced such a...

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Lithuania to provide EUR 100,000 in humanitarian aid to Yemen

Lithuania to provide EUR 100,000 in humanitarian aid to Yemen  Lithuania will allocate 100,000 euros for humanitarian aid to Yemen, the Foreign Ministry said on Monday. Lithuania announced its donation to the UN Yemen Humanitarian Fund during Monday's high-level virtual pledging conference co-hosted by Sweden and Switzerland. Lithuanian Deputy Foreign Minister Mantas Adomenas described the humanitarian situation...

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Vytautas Magnus University

1. Introduction Vytautas Magnus University (VMU) is a public university that was established in 1922. Ranked in QS World University Rankings 2018 as a leader in the country by its internationality, VMU is the only public higher education institution in Lithuania and one of the few in the region where a wide liberal arts education...

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