Singapore’s fight against COVID-19. Lessons for Lithuania

Singapore It is widely acknowledged that Singapore is one of the most successful countries in the world fighting COVID-19.  Tomas Dapkus of Lietuvos Rytas spoke with the Dean of the Saw Swee Hock School of […]

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Foreign affairs

Grybauskaitė‘s foreign policy: will Nausėda wade into the old river?

President D. Grybauskaitė‘s foreign policy toward the east, first and foremost toward Russia and Belarus, was controversial and hypocritical. How will her successor G. Nausėda act? At the start of her first term, D. Grybauskaitė‘s […]

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The future of Europe after Brexit: Lithuania and Germany?

Next week, on 17 December 2018, the Presidential Palace will host an important international conference on the relations between Germany and Lithuania. The participants include the Lithuanian German Forum, functioning for thirteen years now and currently headed by Gabrielė Gylytė-Hein, representatives from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Vytautas Magnus University, and the Vilnius Institute for Policy Analysis. Jointly, they will strive to define the strategic guidelines for the Lithuanian-German relations at a conference broadcast live via the Delfi TV. The event will also be attended by influential European foreign policy makers and a large number of entrepreneurs, academics and cultural representatives. […]


China national TV’s attention to Lithuanian business

On November 5–10, Shanghai is hosting the China International Import Expo 2018. Invitations to the expo have been sent to manufacturers from around the world and major leaders of the European Union and other states. The International import expo has the attendance of Lithuania’s President Dalia Grybauskaitė as well, a Mantinga press release states. […]

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Foreign affairs

Activists miss attention to human rights on Lithuanian president’s agenda in China

Tibet’s supporters say Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė, leaving for China on Friday, should pay more attention to the worsening human rights situation in China, instead of focusing on trade ties. […]