* Lithuania has history of refusing Russian extradition
VILNIUS Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis said on Tuesday he will remain in his post, going back on a pledge to resign after his defeat in his bid to win election as president in May.
VILNIUS Former central banker Gitanas Nauseda won Lithuania's presidential election on Sunday after opponent Ingrida Simonyte conceded.
VILNIUS Pre-election favorites Ingrida Simonyte and Gitanas Nauseda will face off in the second round of Lithuania's presidential election as Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis conceded defeat in Sunday's vote and said he would resign his post.
* Former deputy cbank governor and economist the top
VILNIUS Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis told Reuters on Tuesday he would resign if he came third or lower in presidential elections as this would signal his government had lost the public's trust.
VILNIUS, May 7 Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius
Skvernelis told Reuters on Tuesday he would resign if he came
third or lower in presidential elections as this would signal
his government had lost the public's trust.
VILNIUS, April 15 Lithuania's government said on
Monday it would ask the prosecution service to investigate
whether the central bank failed in its oversight of the banks
that set the local interbank rate during the 2008-2009 financial
crisis, when rates spiked.
VILNIUS A Lithuanian court found former Soviet defense minister Dmitry Yazov guilty of war crimes and crimes against humanity on Wednesday for his role in a 1991 crackdown against the Baltic state's pro-independence movement.
VILNIUS About 100 financial companies and start-ups from Britain and elsewhere are applying for a licence in burgeoning fintech hub Lithuania to ensure they have access to the European Union after Brexit, the country's central bank told Reuters.