President Dalia Grybauskaitė

The President congratulated Croatia on independence anniversary


President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović of Croatia on Independence Day. According to the President, Croatian people are good friends with Lithuanians and our bilateral dialogue as well as cooperation ties have become more open, especially after Croatia joined the European Union and NATO. “Basketball is not the only passion that our nations share. We cherish freedom, we stand for it and we share a common approach to the issues on the continent’s agenda. By strengthening the unity of our region and Europe, we are working towards long-term goals and the...

Pope Francis thanks Lithuania


President Dalia Grybauskaitė received a letter of gratitude from Pope Francis thanking for a warm and sincere welcome during his state visit to Lithuania. In his letter to the President, Pope Francis expressed his gratitude for the support and concern showed by her presence at all the events. The Pope was delighted to be able to greet so many citizens of Lithuania, civil authorities and community representatives.

Lithuanian-Japanese business relations are growing stronger


President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with members of the Japanese food industry business delegation to discuss...

The President congratulated German people on Unity Day


President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier of Germany on Unity Day and sent her best wishes for the continued success, prosperity, unity, and peace of the people of Germany. According to the President, the reunification of Germany 28 years ago not only united the country but also opened the way for reconciliation and solidarity of the whole continent. It was a step of major importance to many European nations, including Lithuania, on their path towards freedom and independence and fostered the responsibility of Europeans for their future.

The President congratulated China on National Day


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 underlined that Lithuania highly valued the dialogue maintained by the two countries, which had developed strongly over the recent years, opening up new opportunities for citizens to pursue mutually beneficial projects and to build up cultural, scientific and educational contacts. Expanding tourism, language learning and academic exchanges reflected the increasing reciprocal interest between Lithuania and...

The President congratulated Cyprus on independence anniversary


Vilnius – President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations to President Nicos Anastasiades of the Republic of Cyprus on Independence Day. “Fourteen years ago, our two countries joined the European Union. These years broadened bilateral cooperation ties and established Cypriots as our partners and friends. Together, we work responsibly for the prosperity and security of our continent, for the successful future of the people of Lithuania, Cyprus and of all Europeans,” the President wrote in her message of congratulations.

Last updated 2019.07.11 10:47