In push for ties with Japan, Vilnius to welcome delegation from Tokyo
Feb19

In push for ties with Japan, Vilnius to welcome delegation from Tokyo

As Lithuania pushes for closer ties with Japan, a delegation will arrive in Vilnius to commemorate the Japanese diplomat who saved thousands of Lithuanian Jews from the Holocaust. Japan’s Vice-Consul Chiune Sugihara lived in Kaunas between 1939 and 1940. In cooperation with Dutch Honorary Consul Jan Zwartendijk, he issued thousands of ‘visas for life’, helping at least 6,000 Jews escape the Holocaust. Nobuki...

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Chancellor Algirdas Stončaitis: Japanese business is welcome to discover Lithuania
Nov17

Chancellor Algirdas Stončaitis: Japanese business is welcome to discover Lithuania

Chancellor of the Government met with representatives of Japan Industrial Federation Keidanren to discuss prospects for economic cooperation and to present investment opportunities in Lithuania. The chancellor makes it clear: Japanese business is welcome to discover Lithuania. On behalf of the Prime Minister, A. Stončaitis thanked the representatives for their attention to Lithuania. This visit is another testimony to increasingly...

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s visit to Lithuania
Jan12

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s visit to Lithuania

Sausio 12-17 dienomis planuojamas Japonijos ministro pirmininko vizitas Baltijos bei Pietryčių Europos šalyse. Shinzo Abe bus pirmasis Japonijos vadovas aplankęs šias šalis. Vizito Lietuvoje metu ministras pirmininkas planuoja apsilankyti Kauno Čiunės Sugiharos namuose.

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K-POP 2017 contest in Vilnius
May03

K-POP 2017 contest in Vilnius

Do you love any K-pop or K- pop dancing? Vilnius King Sejong institute 빌뉴스 세종학당 makes a Fantastic event for K-culture & K-pop lover. 2016 K-pop Contest Festival coming soooon!! Please share the information and invite friends. Stay tuned and register first! Date : 17 May, Wednesday Time : 18:00-20:00 Place : Mokytojų namų kiemelis, Vilnius (Vilnius str.39) Registration : vilnius.ksi@mruni.eu Regulation 1. Individual or Team should...

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Japanese Government award to Kęstutis Ptakauskas
May02

Japanese Government award to Kęstutis Ptakauskas

On April 29, 2017, the Government of Japan announced that Mr. Kęstutis Ptakauskas (59 years old) was conferred with the Order of the Rising Sun, Silver Rays for his contribution in introducing and promoting Japanese culture through bonsai in Lithuania. Mr K3stutis Ptakauskas is the director of Public Organization “Bonsai studio” and the President of Lithuanian Bonsai Association. Meritorious Service for Japan: Achievements in...

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