President of the Republic of Lithuania

Lithuania and Vietnam strengthen cooperation
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with the Vice President of Vietnam, Đặng Thị Ngọc Thịnh, to discuss bilateral relations, economic contacts, cooperation between the EU and Vietnam, global security, and UN agenda issues, including equal opportunities and women's engagement in political and economic activities.
EU standards must apply to all external energy suppliers
The European Council, attended by Dalia Grybauskaitė, charged the European Commission to specify how the provisions of the EU‘s Third Energy Package were applied to third countries. According to the President, legal interpretations should not give the green light to geopolitical projects that are not transparent and limit competition, such as “NordStream2”.
Lithuanian priorities included in EU agenda for the future
President Dalia Grybauskaitė attends the European Council working breakfast where discussions are held on EU’s priority actions for the next two years. According to the President, Europe regains confidence but it is not the time for complacence. European people expect changes and tangible decisions for preventing repeated crises and enhancing wellbeing and security of Europeans.
Lithuanian cyber-related proposals – part of EU security policy
President Dalia Grybauskaitė attends the European Council where cooperation of EU member states in defense is discussed. With Europe focusing more on its security, Lithuania’s proposals on the joint EU response to cyber threats become part of EU defense and security policy.
Lithuania is invited to Davos
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Klaus Schwab, founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum, who is currently visiting Lithuania.

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Lithuania and Vietnam strengthen cooperation

2017-10-23

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with the Vice President of Vietnam, Đặng Thị Ngọc Thịnh, to discuss bilateral relations, economic contacts, cooperation between the EU and Vietnam, global security, and UN agenda issues, including equal opportunities and women's engagement in political and economic activities. Special focus was placed on fighting illegal migration. The President stressed that joint efforts by both countries had resulted in a reduced number of illegal migrants from Vietnam to Lithuania. A constructive inter-institutional dialogue and a direct hot line were in place to help resolve the problem. According to the President, it is necessary to sign a bilateral readmission agreement as soon as possible to make cooperation in this field smoother.

EU standards must apply to all external energy suppliers

2017-10-20

The European Council, attended by Dalia Grybauskaitė, charged the European Commission to specify how the provisions...

Lithuanian priorities included in EU agenda for the future

2017-10-20

President Dalia Grybauskaitė attends the European Council working breakfast where discussions are held on EU’s...

Lithuanian cyber-related proposals – part of EU security policy

2017-10-19

President Dalia Grybauskaitė attends the European Council where cooperation of EU member states in defense is...

The President leaves for the European Council

2017-10-19

President Dalia Grybauskaitė leaves for Brussels to attend the European Council meeting. The heads of state and...

Lithuania is invited to Davos

2017-10-12

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Klaus Schwab, founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum, who...

The President congratulated Spain on national day

2017-10-12

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to King Felipe VI of Spain on national day. The President wished members of the Royal Family continued happiness and good health, as well as success and prosperity to Spain and its people. In her message of congratulations, Dalia Grybauskaitė underlined that the two nations enjoyed strong bonds of friendship and dynamic contacts in business, science, education, sports, culture, tourism, and societal exchanges. She further noted that Spain was a consistent contributor to security in the region. Lithuania sees the Kingdom of Spain as an important ally in...

Sport must be clean and transparent

2017-10-10

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with the President of the International Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach, to discuss...

Lithuania expects the European Commission to maintain a principled position in Gazprom investigation

2017-10-10

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with European Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager to discuss the...

The President congratulated Croatia on national day

2017-10-08

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović of Croatia on Independence Day. This year marks the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Lithuania and Croatia. On this anniversary, the President underlined, Lithuania and Croatia also celebrate the important achievements reached, especially in strengthening the dialogue between the two nations and people as well as their cooperation ties in the European Union and NATO.

The Grand Duke of Luxembourg will visit Lithuania at the invitation of the President

2017-10-06

At the invitation of President Dalia Grybauskaitė, Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg will be paying an official visit to Lithuania on October 26-27. The President and the Grand Duke will discuss bilateral cooperation in defense, science and culture. They will open the first Lithuania-Luxembourg business forum in Vilnius and visit Luxembourgish soldiers serving in NATO’s multinational battalion in Lithuania.

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The President meets with Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis (Presidential Palace, S. Daukanto a. 3)

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Meeting with Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh of Vietnam (Presidential Palace, S. Daukanto a. 3)

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