A newborn on a sea ferry

A girl was born on Saturday morning on board the ferry operator DFDS ship “Regina Seaways” headed from Klaipeda to Kiel. This is the first...

Limarko extended its fleet

Limarko Shipping Company has acquired two reefer sister ships. The ships were flagged under the Lithuanian flag. The company’s fleet now consists of eight vessels:...

National Holiday

6th of July Lithuania celebrates State Day (Coronation of King Mindaugas of Lithuania and National Anthem). Lithuanian flags represent the Lithuanian state all over the...

A new director steps up

The Ministry of Transport and Communications informs that on Monday, June 15, Mr. Algis Latakas, who has won the selection competition, will take up the...

Update on examination of seafarers’ health

The Seafarers ‘Hospital has clarified the information regarding the conduct of seafarers’ medical examinations. Information can be found at https://www.jurlig.lt/naujienos/aptarnaus-daugiau-jurininku/...

European Maritime Day

Today, May 20th marks European Maritime Day: an occasion to highlight activities at sea and promote the sustainable growth of maritime sectors and regions. One...

The report about incidents was released

The Transport Accident and Incident Investigation Division has published an annual report. http://tm.lrv.lt/en/fields-of-activity/transport-accident-and-incident-investigations/about-safety-investigations/annual-reports...

Challenging tasks to arrange a crew change

Many seafarers on board ships (and personnel in the offshore industry) have been on enforced extended contracts during the COVID-19 pandemic, with restrictions on travel...