President of the Republic of Lithuania

The President congratulated China on national day


Sunday, October 1, Vilnius  President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President Xi Jinping on the founding of the People’s Republic of China and wished the Chinese people continued success and prosperity.

The President noted that the recent years saw a growing interest by the citizens of Lithuania and China in their respective countries and cultures. It has resulted in increased academic and tourist exchanges, closer cooperation in education and transport, expanding trade, and stronger business ties.

“I firmly believe that relations between our two nations, developed in the spirit of mutual respect, at both the bilateral and the EU levels will ensure collaborative work in dealing with common economic, climate and other challenges, and will also promote people-to-people contacts as well as new opportunities,” the President wrote in her message of congratulations.

Press Service of the President

Last updated 2017.09.29 10:48