Voiced stories of Vilnius in a modern audioguide


AudiogidasVilnius Tourist Information Centre has renewed the audioguide. From now on, tourists shall have a possibility to discover the city in a more comfortable way. The audioguide meant for tourists provides a possibility to explore the city as if you are travelling with a guide, but it also lets you freely plan your time and route. It is comfortable to Read more

Mayor of Vilnius, Remigijus Šimašius, welcomes Cognizant, a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process services, to Lithuania


Cognizant, a global provider of information technology, consulting and business process services has expanded its footprint by adding a delivery and operations centre in Vilnius, Lithuania. The New Jersey, U.S. headquartered and NASDAQ listed company has over 100 delivery and operations centres globally and employs over 221,000 employees. Storebrand Group, a leading player in the Nordic markets for pensions, life Read more

Cyber security company that protects $20 billion of assets expanding its Vilnius team

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Global cyber security provider Arc4dia is to expand its division in Lithuania in a move that is set to create up to 50 highly-skilled positions for qualified cyber security specialists. The combined value of the assets and critical infrastructure protected by the Canadian company has been estimated at $20 billion. For Lithuania’s capital Vilnius, the news of Arc4dia’s expansion serves Read more

Open public transportation data for residents of Vilnius


Vilnius residents will now be able to keep track of how their city’s transport system is performing, as well as receive updates on the busiest routes. A ME Susisiekimo paslaugos is now offering on online register that provides up to date data on stops, as well as bus and trolleybus movement data. ‘We have always wanted to be able to Read more

Magic Christmas Tree in Vilnius


The biggest Christmas tree in Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania, is set up as a cosy house, sending the message of “one world, one home”. This remarkable tree invites you to step inside and get a fairy-tale feel. Underneath the branches, a 65 square meter area big Christmas fairy tale cottage is installed. In this tree-cottage, children and young people Read more

The Mayor of Vilnius Promotes Investment And Start-Ups on His Recent Trip to London


Remigijus Šimašius, the Mayor of Vilnius, has recently returned from an official mayoral visit to London, during which he attended a discussion at the mayor Innovations Studio together with the mayors of Tel Aviv, Austin, Warsaw, Bristol and other cities. The mayor had the opportunity to meet up with representatives of the world’s largest startup accelerators – MassChallenge, Level39, and Read more

NASDAQ launch Vilnius technology and business competence center


Vilnius, Nasdaq, 2015 m. October 13 – Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) today announced the launch of the Nasdaq Technology and Business Competence Center in Vilnius. The grand opening ceremony, which was attended by the President of the Republic of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaitė, was ushered in by the ringing of the stock market bell. The k29 business center in Vilnius is now Read more

NØRDIKA, a new shopping valley located in the south of Vilnius has just been opened


NØRDIKA, a new shopping valley located in the south of Vilnius has just been opened, with the mayor of Vilnius, Remigijus Šimašius, in attendance. Celebrating the launch, the mayor said, “I am delighted that foreign brands are increasingly picking Vilnius as a go to destination. The location is close to IKEA, and is easily accessed from the by-pass, airport, and Read more

Traditional festival comes back with novelties


For the fifth year in a row the sports festival in Vilnius will be attracting visitors not only with conventional events but also with intriguing news. The most powerful strength athletes on the planet with Zydrunas Savickas at the forefront, K-1 fighters from all around the world, body building and bikini European stars, a chance to test yourself in powerlifting Read more