RSS Lithuanians in Ireland celebrated King Mindaugas' coronation day
Lithuanians in Ireland »
To celebrate King Mindaugas' coronation day on 6 July at the same time - 9 PM Lithuanian Time - thousands of Lithuanians in Lithuania and around the world traditionally gather to sing the Lithuanian national anthem.
MoU signed by President of the World Trade Center, Dublin and CEO of the Lithuanian Chamber of Commerce in Ireland
Economics and business » Lithuanians in Ireland »
It was a great honor to welcome Maureen Pace, President of the World Trade Center, Dublin. An Memorandum of understanding, signed by President Pace and Antanas Gedvilas, CEO of the Lithuanian Chamber of Commerce in Ireland, opens up new opportunities for bilateral economic cooperation.
Discover Lithuania: the itinerary of our favorite must-see places in Lithuania
Economics and business »
Lithuanian tourism operator "Travel Addicts Club" invites tourists from Ireland to a very special tour, accompanied by former Ambassador of Ireland to Lithuania Donal Denham.
Lithuanian Poetry Festival in Ireland
Cultural diplomacy »
Exciting Lithuanian Poetry Festival in Ireland took place in Trinity Centre for Literary and Cultural Translation in Hogan's pub, Dublin and in Cork.
Lithuania to host five international innovation events
Education and science »
In 2019, global industry leaders, tech-savvy innovators, fintech experts, and decision makers will gather in Lithuania for five international events:
1.Social Enterprise Summit, April 17-18
2. Startup Fair. Change 2019, May 30-31
3. Vilnius innovation forum Innovation Drift 2019, June 13-14
4. Login, June 6-7
5. The FinTech Inn Conference, November 27-28
Europe Day at St. Oliver Plunkett N.S.
Cultural diplomacy » Education and science »
St. Oliver Plunkett N. S. Blackcastle, Navan, Co. Meath held a ‘Europe Day’ on Friday, 8th March, 2019. This event was part of the school’s participation in the Blue Star Programme. The Blue Star Programme aims to foster better knowledge and understanding of Europe and what the EU means and how it works. The day focussed particularly on Lithuania and special guest on the day was the Lithuanian Ambassador to Ireland, Mr. Egidijus Meilunas. The ambassador was welcomed to the school not only by all its pupils and staff but also Ms. Helen McEntee TD, Minister of State for European Affairs.
Organ music concert at the St. Andrew's Church
Cultural diplomacy »
On the Occasion of the Day of Restoration of the State of Lithuania, Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania to Ireland and Lithuanian Association in Ireland presents organ music concert performed by world-class Lithuanian organist Renata Marcinkute Lesieur.
RSS Lithuania’s Foreign Minister expresses his condolences over fire victims in Japan
Activities of the Minister of Foreign Affairs »
On July 18, Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius in a letter to Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono expressed his condolences over the dozens of deaths in the Kyoto city fire.
EU involvement and support play important role in helping Moldova to keep on its European path, says L. Linkevičius in Brussels
Multilateral Relations » European Union »
On 15 July, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius participated in the Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels. Ministers discussed migration, the situation in Iraq, Iran, the Central African Republic, and Moldova.
Foreign Ministry summons representative of Russian Embassy, expresses protest
Speeches, Statements »
On 11 July, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania summoned a representative of the Russian Embassy and expressed a protest over the decision by the Russian Federation’s Western Military District to fire gun salutes to mark the anniversary of occupation of Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania, this Saturday, and Kaunas on 1 August.
Foreign Minister bids farewell to outgoing Latvian Ambassador
Bilateral Relations »
On 9 July, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius met with the outgoing Latvian Ambassador to Lithuania Einars Semanis.
Faina Kukliansky receives Lithuania’s Diplomacy Star
News of the Ministry »
On 5 July, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius conferred the Foreign Ministry’s award of honor – Lithuania’s Diplomacy Star – on Faina Kukliansky, Chair of the Jewish (Litvak) Community of Lithuania.
Foreign Minister thanks Japanese guests for their exceptional attention to Lithuania
Bilateral Relations » Activities of the Minister of Foreign Affairs »
On 5 July in Vilnius, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius met with the Governor of Gifu Prefecture in Japan Hajime Furuta. The Japanese official will receive the state award from the hands of the President of Lithuania during a solemn ceremony on 6 July.
Lithuania’s Foreign Minister congratulates United States of America on Independence Day
Activities of the Minister of Foreign Affairs » Speeches, Statements »
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius congratulated the United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and all the people of the country on America's Independence Day.
L. Linkevičius meets with Canadian Foreign Minister
Activities of the Minister of Foreign Affairs » Multilateral Relations »
On 2 July, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius met with Canada's Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland. The Foreign Ministers discussed the strengthening of bilateral ties between Lithuania and Canada, and growing economic cooperation between the countries.
Foreign Minister L. Linkevičius visits Canada, meets with President of Ukraine
Bilateral Relations » Development Cooperation and Democracy Promotion »
On 2 July in Canada, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius met with the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy. The meeting took place on the margins of the third Ukraine Reform Conference in Toronto.
Ambassador A. Kumža awarded Lithuania's Diplomacy Star
Cultural events » News of the Ministry »
On 28 June, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius conferred Lithuania's Diplomacy Star on the President of the Lithuanian Ambassadors' Club Algirdas Kumža.