President of the Republic of Lithuania

State of the Nation Address by H.E. Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of the Republic of Lithuania
Dear Fellow People of Lithuania, Distinguished Members of the Seimas, Guests and Diplomats, Today I am very pleased to fulfil the constitutional requirement and deliver the annual report on the state of affairs in Lithuania and on Lithuania’s domestic and foreign policies – as required by Article 84 of the Constitution.
The President – slowing economy needs to be addressed
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Deputy Managing Director at the IMF Tao Zhang. Global and Lithuanian economy prospects, development of the financial technology sector as well as the role of IMF was discussed at the meeting.
Three Seas Initiative for the successful development of Europe
President Dalia Grybauskaitė is attending the Three Seas Initiative Summit.
Lithuanian and Korean relations are growing stronger
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Speaker of South Korean National Assembly Moon Hee-sang. At the meeting, the President and the Speaker discussed the possibilities for strengthening of bilateral relations, economic cooperation, EU-Korean relations, geopolitical situation, and global security.
The Charlemagne Prize for the dissemination of European values
President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended a solemn ceremony of the International Charlemagne Prize award. The President and the world leaders extended congratulations to this year’s winner of the prize – António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations.

News

The President will leave for the European Council meeting

2019-06-19

Tomorrow, on June 20, President Dalia Grybauskaitė leaves for a two-day working visit to Brussels to attend the European Council meeting. An intense agenda is set for her visit to Brussels. Before the Council meeting, the leaders of Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Poland, and the European Commission will sign political guidelines for the synchronization of the Baltic electricity grids with continental Europe via Poland. The guidelines include the provision that synchronization must be implemented by 2025 at the latest and agree on a timetable for the implementation of this project.

The President congratulated Iceland on national day

2019-06-17

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations on behalf of the people of Lithuania to President Guðni Thorlacius Jóhannesson of Iceland on 75th independence anniversary and wished all the people of Iceland a happy celebration, continued success, happiness, and prosperity. “Lithuania and Iceland share a special relationship, which was reinforced by the support of your people for Lithuania’s freedom when brave Iceland was the first to recognize the restoration of our country’s independence 29 years ago. We highly value the political dialogue and friendship among our people that has grown significantly...

Dalia Grybauaskaitė congratulated the President of Romania on his jubilee

2019-06-13

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations on behalf of the people of Lithuania to President Klaus Iohannis of Romania on his 60th anniversary. “You celebrate your personal jubilee as a country leader who has earned widespread support of the Romanian people. I wish you continued success and energy as you continue working for the objectives of your country and defending the interests of the Romanian people and all Europeans and leading your country towards comprehensive welfare and security,” said the President in the message of congratulations.

State of the Nation Address by H.E. Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of the Republic of Lithuania

2019-06-11

Dear Fellow People of Lithuania, Distinguished Members of the Seimas, Guests and Diplomats, Today I am very...

The President – slowing economy needs to be addressed

2019-06-10

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Deputy Managing Director at the IMF Tao Zhang. Global and Lithuanian economy...

The President congratulated Portugal on national day

2019-06-10

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa of Portugal on national day. According to the President, Lithuania and Portugal cooperate successfully in addressing security and defense issues and in search for response to current topical challenges. Lithuania highly valued the consistent contribution of Portugal to the defense of NATO’s Eastern borders and the Baltic region.

The President congratulated Queen Elizabeth II on Her Majesty’s Official Birthday

2019-06-08

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to Queen Elizabeth II on Her Majesty’s Official Birthday. According to the President, Lithuania highly valued the United Kingdom as an important ally of Lithuania and a country with shared values. Our shared approach to many current challenges and matters of the European and security agenda lead to a successful dialogue on bilateral level as well as in the context of cooperation with the European Union and NATO.

Three Seas Initiative for the successful development of Europe

2019-06-06

President Dalia Grybauskaitė is attending the Three Seas Initiative Summit. Speaking at the plenary session, the...

The President congratulated Sweden on national day

2019-06-06

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden on national day. “Fifteen years of joint membership of the European Union has brought our countries closer together, strengthening bilateral dialogue and collaboration at the Baltic level, and opening many new avenues for cooperation. Our responsible approach to many topical European issues has determined continuously growing trust, respect and successful cooperation between Lithuania and Sweden in many areas,” the President wrote in her message of congratulations.

The President left for a working visit to Ljubljana

2019-06-05

President Dalia Grybauskaitė left for Ljubljana, Slovenia to attend the Summit of the Three Seas Initiative. A...

The President congratulated Denmark on national day

2019-06-05

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to Queen Margrethe II on the 170th anniversary of Denmark’s national holiday, Constitution Day. “The Kingdom of Denmark is an important partner of Lithuania and we have considerably enhanced our relations over almost thirty years of comprehensive cooperation. Shared approach to many relevant European and security issues determine successful dialogue between our countries both on the bilateral level as well as in the framework of collaboration in the EU and NATO”, said the President in her message of congratulations.

More news

President's engagements

 

More engagements

Latest videos

Newsletter subscription