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LIFE
No. 1
Air in Vilnius is the cleanest among the Eastern and Central European capitals, leading the Green City Index.
CULTURE
Lithuanian language
The oldest surviving Indo-European Baltic family language.
BUSINESS
15 %
This is corporation tax rate applicable in Lithuania.
SPORTS
No. 8
Lithuania is 8th by number of gold medals in the London Olympics per capita.
BUSINESS
No. 1
We are European leaders in fibre optic internet development.
TOURISM
Canopy Walkway
Recognized as one of the most innovative tourism projects in 2015.
NATURE AND CLIMATE
22 000
Number of rivers and streams in Lithuania.
HISTORY
12 000 years B. C.
Arrival of first settlers in Lithuania.
LIFE
350
Number of degree programmes offered in English in higher education establishments.
RECORDS
Vidmantas Urbonas
In August 2007, he was the first in the world to cross the cold Baltic Sea.
POLICY
Parliamentary democracy
Type of government.
BUSINESS
No. 7
We are 7th in the world by flexibility and adaptability.
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