Foreign affairs

Strengthening US-Lithuania cooperation is crucial in face of Russia’s aggression, says MFA’s political director

Political Director of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Rolandas Kačinskas called on the United States of America and Nordic countries to contribute to the implementation of decisions taken at the NATO Wales Summit on measures to strengthen collective defence, as well as to remain active allies of Lithuania and the other Baltic states in dealing with energy, cybersecurity, information and economic security. […]

Economy

Lithuania’s Invalda LT signs Finasta group share purchase agreement

Invalda LT, one of the leading companies in Lithuania investing in other businesses and managing assets, together with partners has signed the Finasta group Share Purchase Agreement. […]

Andrei Gavrilov
Culture

Pianist Andrei Gavrilov to give concert in Kaunas

Herald of freedom, Don Quixote of the 21st century, lion at the piano – these are only several descriptions of one of the most famous and controversial music personalities in the world Andrei Gavrilov. Vytautas Magnus University and Kaunas Philharmonic Hall will invite to the only concert of maestro in the Baltic states, in the Big Hall of Kaunas Philharmonic Hall on 6 November. […]

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Defence

Multinational exercise Iron Sword 2014 opening in Lithuania

On 3 November multinational Exercise Iron Sword 2014 will be officially opened at ceremonies at the General Silvestras Žukauskas Training Range in Pabradė and drill grounds of the Lithuanian Grand Duke Algirdas Mechanised Infantry Battalion in Rukla. […]

Economy

Finnish fiber-based materials maker Ahlstrom opens service centre in Vilnius

Ahlstrom, a high performance fiber-based materials company, inaugurated its Service Centre in Vilnius, Lithuania. […]

Photo courtesy of the Lithuanian Embassy in Sweden
Foreign affairs

Foreign affairs and security experts discussed 2014 NATO Summit decisions in Lithuania’s embassy in Stockholm

The Embassy of Lithuania in Stockholm – NATO Contact Point Embassy in Sweden – in cooperation with Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) and British Embassy in Stockholm organized the working dinner in order to discuss the implications of 2014 NATO Summit decisions in Cardiff for the Baltic Sea Region, for Europe and for the Trans-Atlantic Relations. […]

Giedrė Švedienė
Economy

Systematic changes needed in public investment in Lithuania, national audit reveals

Financial (regularity) audits for the year 2013 carried out by the National Audit Office assessed whether decisions in particular public investment areas are always implemented at the lowest cost and meet the needs of the society, the audit office reports. […]