Gediminas Kirkilas

G. Kirkilas: we must make good use of the Lithuanian-Polish relations‘ renaissance

A new prime minister was appointed in Poland and the country’s ministerial cabinet was reshuffled. International policy commenters in Europe predict more moderate Polish policy. How will Polish foreign policy change and what influence could […]

The original copy of Lithuania's Act of Independence of 1918, the signatories and Dr. Mažylis

The most important events of 2017 in journalists’ eyes – Mažylis‘ discovery and Trump’s presidency

The most important events of 2017 for Lithuania were the discovery of the February 16 Act of Independence, new law enforcement suspicions in the corruption case and the arrival of NATO troops, Lithuanian journalists interviewed […]

European Central Bank HQ in Frankfurt
European Union

Lithuania open to discussion on euro area budget, finance minister

Lithuania is open to discussions about the French president’s proposal to establish a position of the euro area finance minister and develop a separate budget of the area, says Lithuania’s Finance Minister Vilius Šapoka, noting that this was not the most urgent matter at the moment. […]

Dargis' Presentation at the European Business Network

LPK President Dargis: Lithuania is not immune from the winds of change

Lithuania is not immune from the winds of change and the draughts of populism that are blowing across Europe, says Robertas Dargis, a prominent entrepreneur and the president of the Lithuanian Confederation of Industrialists (LPK). With his insightful overview of the country’s economic outlook, Mr. Dargis concluded the European Business Network’s season of monthly breakfast events. […]

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe
European Union

PM Skvernelis congratulates new French counterpart

Lithuania’s Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis on Tuesday congratulated the newly-appointed French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe. […]