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Tuesday, 22.07.2014, 16:24
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.
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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.
During the meeting with Lithuanian Minister of Culture Sarunas Birutis on Wednesday, President Dalia Grybauskaite urged him to take specific and long-term decisions to protect Lithuania's information space, informs LETA/ELTA.
President of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaite attended the Nordic-Baltic Midsummer 2014 celebration at the Vilnius University Botanical Garden in Kairenai, reported BC the presidential press service.