March 31, 2008
On March 30, 2008, Lithuania dropped passport controls for air passengers who are Schengen citizens.
March 20, 2008
According to the latest Germany's Bertelsmann Fund transition index report, the top ten transition countries are Lithuania (No. 6), Estonia, the Czech Republic, Slovenia, Taiwan, Hungary, Chile, Uruguay and South Korea.
March 17, 2008
The European Medicines Agency has given the regulatory green light to a Lithuanian research team's cheaper version of an existing medicine for treating cancer. It is 25-35% cheaper than a similar treament already on the market, but just as effective.
March 03, 2008
Last year the banks operating in Lithuania posted the most impressive profit in their history. According to preliminary data, the net profit of the banks in Lithuania totaled EUR 334.2 million, a rise of 73% from 2006.