Lithuanian guy in Korea received millions of views on his “Youtube” channel
Mar01

Lithuanian guy in Korea received millions of views on his “Youtube” channel

World traveler, Vilius Vasiliauskas, was born from a small city in Lithuania – Kretinga. After graduating secondary school, he then chose to continue his studies in Aston University, England, UK. There he received Politics and International Relations higher education, but after moving to South Korea, he turned to an unexpected path – creating a “Youtube” channel. What’s the story behind you living so far away from home? Was South...

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16 th Japanese Film Festival
Jan25

16 th Japanese Film Festival

The Embassy of Japan in collaboration with the Japan Foundation and “Forum Cinemas Vingis“ is proud to announce its 16th annual Japanese Film Festival. The festival will take place on February 3 – 8 at “Forum Cinemas Vingis“ in Vilnius. This is the perfect opportunity for cinema enthusiasts to experience a breath of fresh air that the modern Japanese film industry has to offer. This time the festival will bring movies of...

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More than 20 Thousand Euros Collected for Sugihara House Renovation
Jan14

More than 20 Thousand Euros Collected for Sugihara House Renovation

The most famous person linking Japanese and Lithuanian diplomatic relations and intensively stimulating cultural exchanges between both countries Chiune Sugihara was giving “life visas” during World War II and saved more than ten thousands of Lithuanian, Polish and German Jewish lives. Because of such merits for the history of both countries  memorial museum of Sugihara house was founded in the former Japanese consulate in...

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Japanese Government award to Vytautas Dumčius
Nov04

Japanese Government award to Vytautas Dumčius

Vytautas Dumčius will be conferred with the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Rays for his contribution to the development of Japanese language education and Japanese studies in Lithuania, and mutual understanding between Japan and Lithuania.

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Quest for happiness in Japan or what business opportunities the Land of the Rising Sun can offer to Lithuania?
Apr10

Quest for happiness in Japan or what business opportunities the Land of the Rising Sun can offer to Lithuania?

On 15th March Vilnius University Oriental Studies centre hosted the third annual conference on the development of business ties between Japan and Lithuania, organized by Baltic Asia. This year the speakers discussed about the Japanese market and what it can offer to Lithuanian businessmen.

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A. Butkevicius discusses China’s investment opportunities to Lithuania
Mar26

A. Butkevicius discusses China’s investment opportunities to Lithuania

The Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius was on a working visit to China from 20 to 26 March, where he met with Chinese Prime Minister and discussed China’s investment opportunities to Lithuania.

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