2014-10-15

Freight transportation in East-West transport corridor via the port of Klaipėda, prospects of cooperation in Viking project, establishment of common public logistic centres, opening of direct flights between Vilnius and Baku, collaboration in information and communication technology were among the topics tackled by Rimantas Sinkevičius, Minister of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Lithuania, Azerbaijan’s Transport Minister Ziya Mammadov and Ali M. Abbasov, Minister of Communications and High Technologies. More...

2014-10-14

On Monday, 13 October, in Ministry of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Lithuania, a feasibility study on Vilnius connection‘s affect to Rail Baltica project was presented. The study, conducted by international engineering solutions company AECOM, took into account the projected passenger and cargo revenues along with added value figures and concluded that Vilnius connection will have an impact on the overall well of the Baltic countries. More...

2014-10-09

“We have to understand that technical harmonization of railway infrastructure and functional safety are particularly important in order to establish an integrated European railway area”, Vice-Minister of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Lithuania Arijandas Šliupas presented Lithuania’s position on the development of management of rail infrastructure at Transport, Telecommunications and Energy Council. More...

2014-10-08

At Transport, Telecommunications and Energy Council held in Luxemburg, Lithuania together with Poland, Latvia and Greece addressed the issue of Russian ban on imports of agricultural products along with its impact on transportation companies and called the EU to take actions and tackle the negative effects. More...

2014-10-08

On 7 October, at Ministerial Roundtable discussion of the Global e-Government Forum held in Astana, Kazakhstan, the Minister of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Lithuania Rimantas Sinkevičius presented Lithuania‘s achievements in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and provided insights on prospects. „I hope this discussion will represent an incentive to strengthen the mutually beneficial cooperation in the field of ICT and a way to develop the Information Society on both international and local levels, “underlined the Minister. More...

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Rimantas Sinkevičius