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WorldView - Europe

Lithuania

US Dept of State - Lithuania

"In the second half of the 20th century, the Lithuanian economy underwent fundamental transformations." more...

Global Edge

"Lithuanian lands were united under MINDAUGAS in 1236; over the next century, through alliances and conquest, Lithuania extended its territory to include most of present-day Belarus and Ukraine." more...

CIA World Factbook

"Lithuania gained membership in the World Trade Organization and joined the EU in May 2004. Despite Lithuania's EU accession, Lithuania's trade with its Central and Eastern European neighbors, and Russia in particular, accounts for a growing percentage of total trade." more...

US Department of State World Travel

"Lithuania is a stable democracy that is currently experiencing the ill effects of the global economic downturn after years of undergoing rapid economic growth. Tourist facilities in Vilnius, the capital, and to a lesser extent in Kaunas and Klaipeda, are similar to those available in other European cities; in other parts of the country, however, some of the goods and services taken for granted in other countries may not be available." more...

Languages of Lithuania

"From Ethnologue: Languages of the World - An encyclopedic reference work cataloging all of the world's 6,909 known living languages."more...

International Monetary Fund

"IMF reports and publications for Lithuania - The IMF is an organization of 187 countries, working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability, facilitate international trade, promote high employment and sustainable economic growth, and reduce poverty around the world." more...