President of the Republic of Lithuania

Relations between Lithuania and Poland gain momentum
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with President Andrzej Duda of Poland. On the eve of the meeting, the President of Poland attended February 16 festive events to mark the centennial of the restoration of the state of Lithuania.
Speech by President Dalia Grybauskaitė at the centennial concert “Gloria Lietuvai” held at the Opera and Ballet Theatre
Good evening to all whose hearts are shining with the joy of celebration! To all of you who are celebrating the centennial of Lithuania’s restored statehood together with us! February the Sixteenth is called a miracle for good reason. It is a chapter of Lithuanian pride. So let us keep it open as a source of knowledge and inspiration for the future, as a reminder that our works are measured by love for Homeland and its people.
Meeting with the Crown Princess of Sweden: focus on defense, energy and social security
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and her husband Prince Daniel. The Royal couple attended festive events of the centennial of the restoration of the state of Lithuania. Princess Victoria handed over the official message of congratulations from King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden on the occasion of February 16.
Lithuania and Iceland: close friends and reliable allies
President Dalia Grybauskaitė had a bilateral meeting with President Guðni Thorlacius Jóhannesson of Iceland, who is attending festive events of the centennial of the restoration of the state of Lithuania in Vilnius.
Address by President Dalia Grybauskaitė at the three Baltic flags raising ceremony in Daukanto Square
Dear Fellow People of Lithuania, Distinguished Guests, Happy centennial anniversary to all of you! The State of Lithuania is entering a new centenary! This morning, the tricolor flag was raised over many freedom-loving homes. It means that our nation is growing stronger and that its people are fully committed to their own creation – Freedom – whose spirit will not be stifled by self-restraints or outsider demands. Today we remember with pride and deep gratitude all those who brought our country back from oblivion and laid the foundation for modern Lithuania.
Heads of foreign states came to congratulate Lithuania on its birthday
All invited heads of the friendly neighboring states and other foreign dignitaries came to congratulate Lithuanian people on the centennial of the restoration of the state of Lithuania and to join the celebrations.

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The President is leaving for the European Council

2018-02-22

President Dalia Grybauskaitė is leaving for Brussels to attend the informal European Council meeting. EU leaders will discuss the political priorities of the multiannual financial framework and institutional issues. The President will also participate in the international high level conference on strengthening support to Africa’s Sahel countries. As the EU starts preparing for negotiations on the new seven year budget, leaders will exchange views on its political priorities. Dalia Grybauskaitė will present issues of key importance to Lithuania and the other Baltic countries. Lithuania’s primary needs include proper funding for strategic energy and transport interconnections, decommissioning of the Ignalina nuclear power plant, payments to farmers, and guaranteed structural support.

The President received letters of credence from Nepalese Ambassador

2018-02-21

President Dalia Grybauskaitė received letters of credence from Ambassador Yuba Nath Lamsal of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal. The President emphasized that the appointment of the very first Nepalese ambassador to Lithuania would open new opportunities for the development of bilateral relations. At their meeting, the President and the Ambassador discussed political, economic, academic, and cultural cooperation. Dalia Grybauskaitė invited President Bidya Devi Bhandari of Nepal to join the Council of Women World Leaders and to attend the Women Political Leaders Summit in Vilnius.

The President received letters of credence from Cambodian Ambassador

2018-02-21

President Dalia Grybauskaitė received letters of credence from the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Cambodia, Ker...

The President extended condolences over plane crash in Iran

2018-02-18

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended condolences to the Iranian people over the loss of many lives in a tragic plane crash. She wished strength and fortitude to the victims' families, loved ones and to the people of Iran.

Relations between Lithuania and Poland gain momentum

2018-02-17

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with President Andrzej Duda of Poland. On the eve of the meeting, the President of...

Meeting with the Crown Princess of Sweden: focus on defense, energy and social security

2018-02-16

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and her husband Prince Daniel. The Royal...

Lithuania and Iceland: close friends and reliable allies

2018-02-16

President Dalia Grybauskaitė had a bilateral meeting with President Guðni Thorlacius Jóhannesson of Iceland, who is...

Address by President Dalia Grybauskaitė at the three Baltic flags raising ceremony in Daukanto Square

2018-02-16

Dear Fellow People of Lithuania, Distinguished Guests, happy centennial anniversary to all of you! The State of...

Heads of foreign states came to congratulate Lithuania on its birthday

2018-02-16

All invited heads of the friendly neighboring states and other foreign dignitaries came to congratulate Lithuanian...

Congratulations of world leaders – to Lithuania

2018-02-16

President Dalia Grybauskaitė received world leaders’ messages of congratulations on the Centennial of the Restoration...

Message of greetings from President Dalia Grybauskaitė for the celebration of February 16th

2018-02-16

The centennial of the restoration of the state of Lithuania on February 16 is a very special and long-awaited...

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The President opens International Vilnius Book Fair (Exhibition Centre Litexpo, Laisvės pr. 5)

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