President of the Republic of Lithuania

Major German investment: incentive for developing innovative economy
President Dalia Grybauskaitė gave the go-ahead for the construction of German Continental’s new manufacturing plant in the Kaunas Free Economic Zone.
International Westphalia Peace Prize awarded to Lithuania
On behalf of the Lithuanian people, President Dalia Grybauskaitė received the prestigious Peace of Westphalia Prize at a festive ceremony in the Town Hall of Münster. This year, the three Baltic states were selected for the award in recognition of their exceptional model of democratic development and contribution to peace in Europe.
The President called for the strengthening of peace in Europe
President Dalia Grybauskaitė delivered a keynote speech at a dinner held in honor of the Baltic States on the eve of the Westphalia Peace Prize ceremony.
Support to Ukraine and Georgia at NATO summit
President Dalia Grybauskaitė took part in a three-party format meeting of NATO-Ukraine-Georgia. The meeting, attended by Ukrainian of Georgian presidents, expressed strong support to the territorial integrity and sovereignty of the two countries as well as to their aspiration to become members of the Alliance.
NATO: more agile and better prepared
President Dalia Grybauskaitė together with other allied leaders agreed on joint measures that would significantly improve NATO's defense posture, including its ability to protect the eastern flank.

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The President congratulated Afghanistan on national day

2018-08-19

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and to all Afghan people on the 99th anniversary of Independence Day. According to the President, citizens of Afghanistan are confronted with enormous economic and political challenges and threat of terrorism in their pursuit of modern, democratic and prosperous state. Nevertheless, in the face of hardship, the Afghan people have bravely accepted the responsibility for safe and peaceful future of their state.

The President extended condolences on the passing of Kofi Annan

2018-08-18

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extend sincere condolences on the passing of Kofi Annan, prominent citizen of Ghana, diplomat, Nobel Peace Prize laureate and former Secretary-General of the United Nations. According to the President, Kofi Annan devoted his life to protection of human rights and peace all over the world. This determined his long-lasting career at the United Nations in mobilizing joint international effort to protect human lives in a number of conflicts, disasters and countries of the world affected by poverty.

The President congratulated Indonesia on Independence Day

2018-08-17

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations, both personally and on behalf of the Lithuanian people, to President Joko Widodo of the Republic of Indonesia on national holiday ‒ Independence Day. This year marks the 25th anniversary of re-established diplomatic relations between Lithuania and Indonesia. According to the President, Lithuania values the progress in enhancing people-to-people relations and dialogue between the two states achieved in a short period of time. In her message of congratulations, Dalia Grybauskaitė underscored that Indonesia had emerged as a strong state, regional leader...

Dalia Grybauskaitė congratulated South Korea on national day

2018-08-15

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations, both personally and on behalf of the Lithuanian people, to President Moon Jae-in of the Republic of Korea on national holiday – Liberation Day – and the 70th anniversary of the Republic of Korea. According to the President, the Republic of Korea is a very important and like-minded partner of Lithuania and of the European Union that shares values and interests in the context of contemporary international politics and trade challenges. Dalia Grybauskaitė and the President of South Korea have met in February this year to discuss the development of...

The President extended condolences over the tragedy in Genoa

2018-08-14

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended condolences to President Sergio Mattarella of the Italian Republic over the tragic disaster on the motorway in Genoa that claimed dozens of lives and injured many others. In the face of this tragedy, the President wished strength and fortitude to the victims’ families and loved ones as well as speedy recovery to the injured.

The President extended condolences over the earthquakes in Indonesia

2018-08-06

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended heartfelt condolences on behalf of the people of Lithuania and on her own behalf to President Joko Widodo of Indonesia over the earthquakes that claimed many lives. In the face of the disaster, the President wished fortitude to the victims’ families and loved ones as well as endurance and consolidation to the entire country in continuing search for missing persons and overcoming the consequences of the earthquake.

The President congratulated Switzerland on national day

2018-08-01

Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President Alain Berset of the Swiss Confederation on National Day. According to the President, Switzerland is an important partner of Lithuania and an exceptional partner of the European Union. Lithuania holds in high esteem the relations of trust, openness and respect. Both states have common goals to ensure national interests, citizens’ prosperity and security as well as to boost European growth and promote the development of science, innovations and innovative business.

Dalia Grybauskaitė presented letters of credence to Lithuania’s Ambassador to Moldova

2018-07-31

President Dalia Grybauskaitė presented letters of credence to Kęstutis Kudzmanas, Lithuanian Ambassador to the...

Dalia Grybauskaitė congratulated the President of Peru on national day

2018-07-28

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President Martín Vizcarra of Peru on national day, Fiestas Patrias. The President expressed her strong hope that Lithuania and Peru would continue their open dialogue at the bilateral level, in the framework of relations with the European Union and at other international platforms. "I believe that expanding tourism and mutual interest in each other will open more opportunities for our people to get to know our respective countries and cultures better, develop mutually beneficial people-to-people contacts, promote academic and inter-societal exchanges,...

The President congratulated Thailand on national day

2018-07-28

President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun of Thailand on his birthday and national day. This year Lithuania and Thailand mark the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations. According to the President, the bonds between the two nations have grown stronger, mutual knowledge of each other has deepened, and tourism has expanded over these years. All of this promotes the successful development of joint cultural and business projects, strengthens bilateral relations and creates more opportunities for people to engage in mutually beneficial and meaningful...

Dalia Grybauskaitė presented letters of credence to Lithuania’s ambassador to Belgium

2018-07-25

President Dalia Grybauskaitė presented letters of credence to Rita Kazragienė, Lithuanian Ambassador to the Kingdom...

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The President meets with participants of the International Conference “Restoring European and Transatlantic Resilience” (Presidential Palace, S. Daukanto a. 3)

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Presentation of credentials to Julius Pranevičius, Ambassador of Lithuania to India (Presidential Palace, S. Daukanto a. 3)

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