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Roaming: Cheaper texting in Europe
2012 06 29
Roaming: Cheaper texting in Europe

From 1 July 2012, using mobile internet to access maps, videos, photos, social networks and email will be much cheaper while travelling in other EU member states.

Fuel base in Vilnius was opened
2012 06 28
Fuel base in Vilnius was opened

On June 27 „Lithuanian Railways” opened a new Fuel base in Vilnius. It was modernized because it raised major concerns for physical deterioration of ecological situation.

DHL are planning to build a new cargo terminal in Lithuania
2012 06 27
DHL are planning to build a new cargo terminal in Lithuania

Today the Minister of Transport and Communications Eligijus Masiulis met with international courier service DHL representatives. DHL would like to build cargo terminal in airport of Vilnius.

Lithuanian scientists will advise Ministry of Transport and Communications
2012 06 26
Lithuanian scientists will advise Ministry of Transport and Communications

Ministry of Transport and Communications is set to establish Science and technology council of transport. Scientists will help Ministry to make strategic decisions in transport and information society development.

Lithuania is ready to accept more U.S. military cargo
2012 06 22
Lithuania is ready to accept more U.S. military cargo

Transport companies of Lithuania are willing to transport more U.S. military cargo to and from Afghanistan.

Lithuanian Post purchased the “Baltic Post” company
2012 06 12
Lithuanian Post purchased the “Baltic Post” company

Renovating and expanding its activities the JSC Lietuvos Paštas – Lithuanian Post – for consolidation of positions in the market, has purchased the “Baltic Post” company administrating self-service shipment terminals SIUNTOS24 (Shipments24).

China considers more freight transport via Lithuania
2012 06 07
China considers more freight transport via Lithuania

China regards positively the issue of transportation of goods to West European countries via the territory of Lithuania. In the nearest future the freight flows should increase. Such opportunities were discussed in Shanghai by Lithuanian Minister of Transport and Communications, Mr. Eligijus Masiulis, and Chinese Vice-Minister for Railways, Mr. Hu Yandong.

Lithuania presents to China and Korea the opportunities of freight transportation
2012 06 05
Lithuania presents to China and Korea the opportunities of freight transportation

At the international expositions Transport Logistics Forum (in China) and Expo 2012 (in Korea), and at special conferences organised in the framework of these two outstanding events, Lithuania presents advantages of transport infrastructure, as well as opportunities provided by the East-West Transport Corridor.

Lithuania remains in the White List of Maritime Shipping
2012 05 31
Lithuania remains in the White List of Maritime Shipping

Starting from 2009, for the fourth successive year, Lithuania remains listed in the respectable White List of Maritime Organisations. This was confirmed at the Paris Memorandum of Understanding on Port State Control (Paris MoU) Committee meeting held in Riga, Latvia, on 7–11 May 2012.

Lithuanian and Swedish cooperation in the field of transport was discussed in Stockholm
2012 05 30
Lithuanian and Swedish cooperation in the field of transport was discussed in Stockholm

At Lithuanian and Swedish political consultations held in Stockholm on May 28, opportunities of cooperation between the countries in the field of transport were discussed. Particular attention was paid to the strategy of EU Baltic Sea region and Eastern Partnership policy.

French railway experts are interested in Rail Baltica project
2012 05 23
French railway experts are interested in Rail Baltica project

On 23 May Minister Eligijus Masiulis and Vice-Minister Arūnas Štaras received the delegation of French transport businessmen, which included representatives of railway enterprise SNCF, engineering and consulting companies Systra and Alstom, and French Embassy representatives. The aim of the meeting – to get more comprehensively acquainted with Rail Baltica project and...

A fifth grader’s essay will be appraised at international contest
2012 05 18
A fifth grader’s essay will be appraised at international contest

Recently, winners of the national stage of the 41st international youth epistolary essay contest were awarded at the Ministry of Transport and Communications. An essay of the prize-winner, a twelve years old Tautvydas Marcinkevičius, will be included in the lists of the contest organized by the Universal Postal Union (UPU) and United Nations Educational,...

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