Lithuania Newswire

Lithuania Newswire

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  1. Promoting small businesses in Kearny becomes focus of UEZ budget hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jersey Journal

    A recent public hearing on the budget for the town's Urban Enterprise Zone morphed into a debate on the best way to market the town's businesses, with elected officials questioning several items proposed by the local UEZ board for the next 16 months. Front and center in the debate were $3,000 in appropriations for fall 2015 and fall 2016 for Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations.

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  2. Italy ends eight-month NATO air policing mission in BalticsRead the original story

    Friday | Newkerala.com

    The Italian Air Force detachment has ended its eight-month mission for NATO's Air Policing in the Baltic region, NATO said in a press release on Friday. The closing ceremony took place at Siauliai Air Base in Lithuania, where four Italian Eurofighter Typhoon fighters and a team of around 100 military personnel had been deployed for the last eight months since January 1, Xinhua reported.

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  3. Damen Delivers Ice Class Tug to LithuaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Marine News

    ... affiliate of Klaipeda Stevedoring Company (KLASCO). The largest tugboat service provider in the Port of Klaipeda (Lithuania), this is the company's first purchase of a Damen tug, although it also currently charters a Damen 3110 from the Klaipeda ...

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  4. Miami Heat sign Keith BensonRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | InsideHoops

    Benson has spent the past two seasons playing professionally in Belarus, China, Lithuania and Estonia while previously playing in Italy and the Philippines. He split last season between Neptunas Klaipeda of the Lithuanian Basketball League and BC Kalev/Cramo Tallinn of the Estonian Basketball League.

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  5. Miami Heat Officially Sign Keith BensonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | All U Can Heat

    ... could officially put ink to paper. Benson has spent the past two seasons playing professionally in Belarus, China, Lithuania and Estonia while previously playing in Italy and the Philippines. He split last season between Neptunas Klaipeda of the ...

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  6. Knight inks professional contractRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | The Daily Vidette

    ... motivating coaches I ever played for. I am so excited to continue my career as a professional basketball player in Lithuania. I have never been to Europe, and I'm excited to experience this wonderful opportunity." Hailing from Baltimore, Md., Knight ...

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  7. Dick Bingham, Academy of Sciences fundraiser, dead at 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | San Francisco Chronicle

    ... The World Affairs Council and CPMC Foundation. Beginning in 1996, he served as Honorary Consul to the Republic of Lithuania and also on San Francisco's Committee on Jobs. He continued to support the California Academy of Sciences as founding chair ...

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  8. Debate on Kearny UEZ budget focuses on marketing town businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Jersey Journal

    Kearny Mayor Al Santos expressed concern over funding the 2015 and 2016 Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations during a recent UEZ meeting. KEARNY -- A recent public hearing on the budget for the town's Urban Enterprise Zone morphed into a debate on the best way to market the town's businesses, with elected officials questioning several items proposed by the local UEZ board for the next 16 months.

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  9. "Above all, just come back alive!"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Day

    ... on an auction - but there was still not enough money to cover the operation; so he sold some more of his works in Lithuania and donated the funds to Serhii. And now a charity concert in support of the soldier is held by Volyn brotherhood of UPA ...

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  10. Will Lithuania continue to honor Nazi collaborators?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Jerusalem Post

    ... as head of the Siauliai district by the legitimate and legally constituted pro-Nazi provisional government of Lithuania on August 3, 1941. Present-day Lithuania has confirmed the legitimacy of that government. That this government came to power as a ...

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  11. Lithuania's Competition Council approves sale of Rigas PiensaimnieksRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    Competition Council of the Republic of Lithuania has allowed Meridian Capital CIS Fund, a company registered in the Cayman Islands, to indirectly obtain full control of Rigas Piensaimnieks, one of the largest dairy companies in Latvia, LETA/Vz.lt reported on August 18th.... Read more...

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  12. Meet the two hottest women beach volleyball players in the world in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Examiner.com

    ... Povilaityte and Ieva Dumbauskaite are 20 years old in 2015. Both hot women beach volleyball players are from Lithuania . Monika was born on August 30, 1994 in Tytuvenia, Lithuania, while Ieva was born on September 7, 1994, in Klaipeda, Lithuania. So ...

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  13. EfTEN acquires Saules Miestas Shopping Centre in SiauliaiRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    E.L.L. Kinnisvara, the leading Baltic real estate developer, has sold its 100% owned subsidiary UAB Titvesta, owner of the Saules Miestas shopping centre, to EfTEN Real Estate Fund III AS. The parties have agreed to keep the price of the deal confidential.

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  14. Protect valuable student testing from teachers' union attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | The Oregonian

    ... school. Randy Miller is president of Produce Row Property Management Co. and diplomatic consul to the Republic of Lithuania. He is active on numerous civic, business and nonprofit boards.

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  15. In Q2, the number of new building permits issued in Lithuania decreased by 7.9%Read the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | 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 2015, against II quarter 2014, the number of building permits issued decreased by 7.9%, of which for the construction of residential buildings - by 10.5%.... Read more...

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  16. Lithuania Ministry of the Interior adopts Marval MSM, ITSM softwareRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | PR Log

    PRLog - Aug. 14, 2015 - KETTERING, U.K. -- To ensure improved support for users of the Lithuanian National Schengen Information System and related national systems and registers, the Information Technology and Communications Department under the Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Lithuania have adopted Marval MSM IT service management software. The Information Technology and Telecommunications support group within the ITCD provides professional assistance, support and advice for employees who have been faced with difficulties when using national systems.

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  17. BGS Expands to EstoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Airport Business

    ... we have significantly increased our sales in Poland. At the same time, BGS has presented numerous new products in Lithuania, including brand new IT solutions, GH personnel training and liquid ADR logistics for non-aviation customers. And we continue ...

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  18. Lithuania's energy min met with Estonia's economy min in KlaipedaRead the original story

    Monday Aug 10 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    ... erminal, discussed energy projects in both countries and prospects of regional gas market development, reported BC Lithuania's Ministry of Energy.... Read more...

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  19. Radar technology helps rediscover the Great Synagogue of Vilnius, 70 years after its destructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Fox News

    Prof. Harry Jol & Nicole Awad conducting a Ground Penetrating Radar survey at the site of the Great Synagogue of Vilna in Lithuania. Experts have used ground penetrating radar to locate the remains of the Great Synagogue of Vilna in Lithuania, more than 70 years after its destruction by the Nazis.

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  20. Information on Lithuanian road vehicles will be shared with other EU membersRead the original story

    Friday Aug 7 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    The Government of Lithuania approved a resolution submitted by the Ministry of Transport and Communications to appoint Regitra, a management body for the Register of Road Vehicles of the Republic of Lithuania, as a national contact point responsible for the exchange of information, informs LETA/ELTA.... Read more...

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