2015-04-22

The 3rd ASEM Transport Ministers' Meeting devoted to “Development of Euro - Asia Multimodal Transport Linkages – Status Quo and Blueprints for the Future” will be held on 29-30 April 2015 in Riga, Latvia. More...

2015-04-20

“Lithuania’s experience in improving road safety is a success story from which other countries could benefit,” at the meeting with Minister of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Lithuania said Oscar de Buen Richkarday, President of World Road Association-PIARC. More...

2015-04-16

Minister of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Lithuania Rimantas Sinkevičius met with Ambassador of Ukraine to Lithuania Valery Zhovtenko and discussed the possibility to provide technical assistance to the country, in particular, passing possession of disused railway rolling stocks - locomotives, electric trains and railway wagons - to Ukraine. More...

2015-04-15

Georgian Railways has joined the Viking project. The news was confirmed today at a meeting of members of the international intermodal freight logistics project Viking held in Vilnius. During the meeting, the possibilities for companies GEFCO Turkey and Steveco of becoming freight operators in Turkey and Finland were also discussed. The companies would take care of freight attraction to the container train Viking in the latter countries. More...

2015-04-14

In 2014, Lithuania's transport sector's contribution to gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 6.3 percent and accounted for 13.1 percent of country's GDP. The sector generated 5.7 percent more income (amounting to EUR 7.52 billion), employment in the transport sector grew by 2 percent (amounting to 104 489) and the number of companies operating in the sector grew by 4.4 percent (amounting to 6 603). More...

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Rimantas Sinkevičius