Topic: Lithuania

Lithuania allocates 155 million euros to support LTG

Lithuanian Railways will receive 155 million euros from the government to compensate for the financial losses due to the sanctions and support ongoing infrastructure projects. The Lithuanian Finance minister Gintare Skaiste announced the measures during...Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios

Lithuanian Railways on the look for new head

Lithuanian Railways are starting the process to select a new CEO. In December 2021, the former CEO Mantas Bartuškas resigned from his position, and the company did an interim internal restructuring to keep running efficiently.Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios

Belarus ready to ban rail traffic coming from Lithuania

The Belarussian government is ready to respond to Lithuania’s ban on transporting Belarusian potash fertilisers through its territory. The “harsh response measures”, as Prime Minister of Belarus Roman Golovchenko described them, could see the ban...Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios

Lithuania leaves no room for Belarusian fertilisers

UPDATEAfter terminating the contract with Belarusian potash fertiliser company Belaruskalij, Lithuanian Railways rejected the requests of three more Belarusian companies to transport their products. At the same time, a fourth request is pending. The decision...Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios

LTG Cargo Polska acquires new locomotives

The Polish subsidiary of LTG Cargo acquired four new locomotives that will help it undertake rail freight operations in Poland. The locomotives belong to the Gama 111Ed locomotives with the Marathon operating system, manufactured by...Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios

New director takes over LTG Cargo

After Egidijus Lazauskas, the former CEO of LTG Cargo, got appointed as the interim boss of Lithuanian Railways, a new face came to fill his position. Eglė Šimė is the temporary head of LTG Cargo,...Read more
|Comment|author: Nikos Papatolios