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Saturday, 30.08.2014, 17:13
The contemporary culture forum "White Night 2014" will gather numerous international artists and reveal new culture places from September 6 to September 7, "White Night 2014" spokeswoman Linda Vitola-Baranova informed LETA.
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Ongoing bankruptcy proceedings for Latvijas Krajbanka (LK) include auctioning 36 paintings the bank had in its ownership, informs LETA.
The Seimas Ombudsman Raimondas Šukys addressed the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania with a recommendation to draft a sample regulation, which would assure that the right of journalists’ to get/acquire information is properly implemented by governmental and municipal institutions, reports BC ombudsman’s press service.
A financing agreement of synagogue restoration project in Pakruojis, Lithuania, was signed. Almost LTL 2.6 million (EUR 753,000) will be allocated from of the EEA and Norwegian Financial Mechanism Funds, informs LETA/ELTA.
To commemorate the 90th Lithuanian Song Festival, Lithuania Post will release a new postage stamp, Lithuanian Post informs. The new stamp under the title 90th Anniversary of the First Lithuania Song Festival will be put into circulation on June 28, Saturday, reported BC post’s press service.
The roundtable discussion held by the Lithuanian Jewish Community has arrived at a conclusion that antisemitic attitudes of Lithuanians show the general cultural decline and sickness of the Lithuanian society, informs LETA/ELTA.
The 22nd Druskininkai summer with M.K. Čiurlionis international art festival hosted by the Lithuanian Musician Support Fund and Druskininkai municipality will begin on 29 June, writes Lietuvos Žinios.