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Over the last 12 months Vilnius airport reached record passenger numbers
2012 10 08
Over the last 12 months Vilnius airport reached record passenger numbers

Vilnius international airport (VIA) has served 2.093 million passengers over the last 12 months, the most through the whole of its history, with an average passenger growth of 41.96 percent reached, and the year 2012 projected to end with a profit.

Medininkai border post permeability to increase by a tenth
2012 10 03
Medininkai border post permeability to increase by a tenth

After the reconstruction this year, Medininkai border post projected permeability is to increase from 2900 to 3200 cars per day in October. With traffic flows growing, Medininkai post will have to be expanded even further.

Minister invites night clubs to take part in the European night without accident
2012 10 02
Minister invites night clubs to take part in the European night without accident

The minister of transport and communications Eligijus Masiulis has invited Lithuanian night clubs to participate in the 19th European night without accident, a social action combating drunk driving.

LP EXPRESS – a New Name of Lithuania Post Couriers
2012 09 24
LP EXPRESS – a New Name of Lithuania Post Couriers

Lithuania Post is strengthening its positions in delivery market and renews couriers’ activities. From this day on, Lithuania Post’s couriers will have a new name – LP EXPRESS.

Train travel to Klaipėda and Minsk will be faster and more comfortable
2012 09 20
Train travel to Klaipėda and Minsk will be faster and more comfortable

AB “Lietuvos geležinkeliai” continues the renewal of its train fleet. Passengers of the Vilnius-Kaunas route have already had chance to appreciate and come to like the new trains. The company pays special care to improving the quality of the public service of passenger transport.

Kaunas-Klaipeda highway – now 25 years old
2012 09 12
Kaunas-Klaipeda highway – now 25 years old

The Kaunas-Klaipėda route, the first highway in Lithuania ever, was opened with a celebration on the 4th fourth of September and fit the highest traffic and engineer standards of the day. The creative thought of the road designers was surpassed their time, and they used the best practises of foreign specialists and took bold decisions the originality and economic benefit of which were...

The main highways of the country are to be granted a status of special national importance
2012 08 24
The main highways of the country are to be granted a status of special national importance

In the plans for important international transport route renovation, a status of special national importance is to be granted to the “Via Baltica” and East-West transport corridor projects. The Government has accepted the proposal by the Ministry of Transport and Communications, and the Seimas is to consider appropriate rulings...

Lithuania Post continues to improve its performance
2012 08 17
Lithuania Post continues to improve its performance

Based on unaudited data, Lithuania Post incurred nearly LTL 2.7m losses in the first half of 2012. The performance results are better by 27.8% in comparison with those of the same period in 2011 when the company’s losses amounted to LTL 3.7m.

General Secretary of the World Road Association visited Lithuania
2012 08 13
General Secretary of the World Road Association visited Lithuania

The general secretary of the World Road Association (PIARC) Jean Francois Corte visited Lithuania. During the visit, the guest met the members of PIARC – Skirmantas Skrinskas the director of Lithuanian Road Administration under the Ministry of Transport and Communications and Algirdas Radauskas the head of the International Relations Division.

Watching Digital Terrestrial Television For 9 Years Already
2012 08 10
Watching Digital Terrestrial Television For 9 Years Already

In August of 2003, just 9 years ago, Lithuanian Radio and Television Centre, otherwise referred to as the Telecentre or LRTC, started transmitting digital television programmes. In February of the same year a digital terrestrial television (DVB-T) transmitter was installed on the Vilnius TV Tower. It was the first device of such a kind introduced not only in Lithuania...

Construction of a new passenger and cargo terminal starts at Klaipeda Seaport
2012 08 03
Construction of a new passenger and cargo terminal starts at Klaipeda Seaport

It is planned that new terminal will be opened next summer. “This is a great event for port of Klaipeda and Lithuania. We hope that having a new modern terminal in Klaipeda will result in more ferry lines to neighboring countries. It will not only improve transport links for our people living in Lithuania, but also the Western region of Lithuania...

Record-breaking first half of the year at Vilnius Airport: June – the best in history
2012 08 03
Record-breaking first half of the year at Vilnius Airport: June – the best in history

The passenger traffic at Vilnius International Airport (VIA) has shown a steady upward trend since the previous year, and the result of June this year was the best throughout all years of the airport’s operation.

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