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Lithuania and Norway: support to Independence has grown into strategic partnership
2016 05 04
Lithuania and Norway: support to Independence has grown into strategic partnership

On his working visit in Norway, Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius has met with Prime Minister of Norway Erna Solberg. The two Heads of Government have discussed development of bilateral relations, energy cooperation, regional security, Eastern Partnership policy developments, and migration issues.     

Prime Minister’s meeting with Speaker of Norwegian Parliament to discuss closer relations between the regions
2016 05 04
Prime Minister’s meeting with Speaker of Norwegian Parliament to discuss closer relations between the regions

On his working visit to Oslo, Prime Minister has met with the Speaker of the Norwegian Parliament (Storting), Olemic Thommessen, to discuss the importance of the bilateral and regional partnership for the security in the region.

Prime Minister Butkevičius: Norway is a key partner of Lithuania in consolidating energy security
2016 05 04
Prime Minister Butkevičius: Norway is a key partner of Lithuania in consolidating energy security

On Wednesday, on his working visit in Norway, Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius has met with CEOs of Höegh LNG: Chairman of the Board Morten Høegh and President Sveinung Støhle. Höegh LNG is the major owner and operator of Independence, a floating LNG storage and regasification vessel.  

Prime Minister’s meeting with the European Commissioner: foreign trade policy
2016 04 29
Prime Minister’s meeting with the European Commissioner: foreign trade policy

On Thursday, Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius has met with European Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmström, who is on her visit to Lithuania. The meeting has dealt with Lithuania’s foreign trade, the new European Union trade and investment strategy “Trade for All”, the EU-US negotiations on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership...

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2016 04 15
Restored Lithuania Celebrates 100: Inspired by Future

This week, Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius held the first meeting of the Commission for Coordination of the Implementation of the Programme for the Celebration of the Centenary of the Restoration of the State, and approved the concept and visual identity of the centenary celebrations.

Prime Minister’s greetings to new Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groisman
2016 04 15
Prime Minister’s greetings to new Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groisman

Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius has extended greetings to new Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groisman, wishing the best for the country as it heads on the path of reforms leading to social and economic well-being and security of the people of Ukraine.

Prime Minister Butkevičius: we are looking for ways to help Crimean Tatars
2016 04 12
Prime Minister Butkevičius: we are looking for ways to help Crimean Tatars

Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius has met with heads of the Crimean Tatars Mustafa Dzhemilev and Refat Chubarov, as well as other members of the Steering Committee of the World Congress of Crimean Tatars, currently held in Vilnius. The Prime Minister has assured the guests that Lithuania supports Ukraine’s sovereignty and makes every effort that the...

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2016 04 04
Guidelines for coordination of activities of Lithuanian institutions in UNESCO‘s Executive Board approved

On 4 April, the Government‘s meeting approved the priorities of the Republic of Lithuania in the Executive Board of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the guidelines for coordination of activities of institutions in this international organization for the 2015-2019...

Prime Minister Butkevičius at the Boa Forum for Asia: Lithuania and China have been broadening their shared interests
2016 03 24
Prime Minister Butkevičius at the Boa Forum for Asia: Lithuania and China have been broadening their shared interests

On his visit to China, Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius has attended an annual conference of the Boa Forum for Asia on the development of economic cooperation between Asia and other continents. The Prime Minister has noted at the event that cooperation between Lithuania and China has been...

Chinese Prime Minister: our country needs high quality production offered by Lithuania
2016 03 24
Chinese Prime Minister: our country needs high quality production offered by Lithuania

During the visit in China Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius met with Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang. At the meeting bilateral relations and the cooperation of countries in China’s +16 format were discussed, emphasis was put on trade and economic relations, and cultural cooperation.

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2016 03 23
Lithuania observes a day of mourning on Thursday

The Cabinet meeting on Wednesday has decided to declare a day of national mourning to express solidarity with Belgium following the bombings in Brussels. The members of the Cabinet observed a minute of silence in tribute of the victims of the appalling acts of terror.

Prime Minister invites managers of Chinese companies Alibaba Group and Ctrip International to establish their offices in Lithuania
2016 03 23
Prime Minister invites managers of Chinese companies Alibaba Group and Ctrip International to establish their offices in Lithuania

Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius, who is on a working visit in China, on Wednesday met with the founder and Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group Holding Limited, Jack Ma, and invited him to establish a centre for logistics and packing in Lithuania. “I am delighted that...

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