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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Meeting with “Rakuten” CEO: Lithuania may become Japan’s business bridge to EU the market
Oct22

Meeting with “Rakuten” CEO: Lithuania may become Japan’s business bridge to EU the market

Monday, October 21st (Tokyo). President of Lithuania Gitanas Nausėda met with Hiroshi Mikitani, CEO of “Rakuten”, the largest e-commerce and fintech company in Japan. The president urged internet banks to consider investing in Lithuania as well as opening business headquarters and a service center. He also noted that Lithuania may become Japan’s business bridge to the EU market. The president emphasized that the...

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Chancellor A. Stončaitis and a delegation will visit China
Oct20

Chancellor A. Stončaitis and a delegation will visit China

A delegation of Lithuanian authorities and business representatives headed by Government Chancellor Algirdas Stončaitis will visit China in early November. They will attend the “Second International China Import Expo”, which will discuss Lithuanian-Chinese cooperation. The Chancellor will attend the exhibition in Shanghai on November 3 – 9, at the invitation of China. During last year’s exposition president...

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Japan is one of the most important trade partners for Lithuania in Asia
Sep19

Japan is one of the most important trade partners for Lithuania in Asia

The Lithuanian government’s First Deputy Chancellor Deividas Matulionis has met with chairman Osamu Nagayama of the Japan bioindustry association. During the meeting, it was emphasized that Japan is one of the most important trade partners for Lithuania in Asia. Since 2010 trade between the two countries grew more than tenfold (from 38.82 million euros in 2010 to 355.2 million in 2018). In addition, these countries also share a...

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Mr. Visvaldas Matijošaitis, Conferment of Decoration “The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Rosette”
May21

Mr. Visvaldas Matijošaitis, Conferment of Decoration “The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Rosette”

On May 21, 2019, the Government of Japan announced that Mr. Visvaldas Matijošaitis was conferred with The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Rosette, in recognition of his contribution to the increase of mutual understanding through commemoration of the deed of Mr. Chiune Sugihara and promotion of inter-regional exchange between Japan and Lithuania. The details of the conferment are as follows: The name and title of the recipient...

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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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