Posts tagged as visit

Japanese Foreign Minister to visit Latvia

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan, Toshimitsu Motegi, will visit Latvia on Friday, July 2, marking one hundred years since Japan recognised Latvia de jure . Motegi will be hosted by his Latvian counterpart, Edgars Rinkēvičs, and the officials “will discuss the latest international developments, the relations between the EU and Japan, as well as bilateral cooperation,” according to a release from the Latvian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. During the visit, the…

Ursula von der Leyen will pay a visit to Latvia

Saturday, June 19, 2021

On June 22, the President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, will pay a visit to Latvia, according to the Latvian government. During the visit, a meeting with Prime Minister Krišjānis Kariņš and a visit to Riga Technical University are planned. Topics for discussion are expected to focus on the  European recovery plan   and allied matters.

Lithuanian PM Šimonytė pays a visit to Rīga

Friday, June 18, 2021

Lithuanian Prime Minister Ingrida Šimonytė is in Latvia Friday for a busy day of meetings with officials. First up is a meeting with President of the Republic of Latvia Egils Levits, followed by Speaker of the Saeima of Ināra Mūrniece and then laying flowers at the Freedom Monument. The morning continues with a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Krišjānis Kariņš and delegations before a joint press conference with Kariņš around midday. The afternoon will be taken up…

In Sweden, the President’s focus is on regional security, economic and cultural cooperation

Thursday, June 17, 2021

On an official visit to Sweden, President Gitanas Nausėda met with King Carl XVI Gustaf, Prime Minister Stefan Löfven, and Speaker of the Riksdag Andreas Norlén. President Nausėda and King Carl XVI Gustaf discussed rich and shared history of Lithuania and Sweden, economic partnership, the development of people-to-people and business relations. The King of Sweden was among the first to pay a visit to Lithuania when its independence was re-established.…

Lithuanian President leaves for an official visit to Sweden

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

On June 15-16, President Gitanas Nausėda is leaving on an official visit to Sweden. During his visit, the President will meet with King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, Prime Minister Stefan Löfven, and Speaker of the Riksdag Andreas Norlén. At the meetings with the leaders of Sweden, the President will discuss further possibilities for strengthening bilateral relations between Lithuania and Sweden, matters related to the European Union and regional security,…

Spanish Foreign Minister visits Latvia

Friday, April 9, 2021

Spain’s Minister for Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation of Spain, Arancha González Laya, was in Latvia on 8 April to meet with Latvian Foreign Minister, Edgars Rinkēvičs, on the occasion of the centenary of diplomatic relations between Latvia and Spain. The Foreign Ministers discussed bilateral relations and current issues concerning the European Union and security policy, as well as sharing views on developments in the EU’ s eastern and southern neighbourhoods. Following the meeting…

Lithuania’s Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis pays a working visit to Berlin

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

On 17 March, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Gabrielius Landsbergis pays a working visit to Berlin, Germany. The meeting with Germany’s Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs Heiko Maas will focus on bilateral relations between Lithuania and Germany, the relationship with Russia and China, eastern neighbours, security situation in the region, and other important items on the international agenda. During the visit, Landsbergis will also hold a meeting with…

Lithuanian President to speak at Verkhovna Rada

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

During his visit to Ukraine, Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda will speak at the Verkhovna Rada, Chairman of the Ukrainian Parliament Dmytro Razumkov said. “On Thursday, the President of the Republic of Lithuania will visit Ukraine. There was an appeal to the Verkhovna Rada with a proposal for Mr. Nauseda’s speech within the walls of parliament. I talked beforehand with representatives of all parliamentary factions and groups, they supported this initiative,…

President Kaljulaid to travel to Latvia and Lithuania

Monday, March 1, 2021

President Kersti Kaljulaid will be leaving on Tuesday on a working visit to Rīga, from which she will continue on that same evening to Vilnius. The trip will fall on the centenary of diplomatic ties between Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania and is designed to reinforce relations and boost cooperation between the three Baltic States. “Latvia and Lithuania will always be our closest friends, because of the space and the history…

Estonian president to visit Lithuania

Friday, February 26, 2021

The President of Estonia will pay a working visit to Lithuania next week, LRT.LT reports with reference to the Office of the President of Lithuania. Kaljulaid will meet with Gitanas Nauseda on Wednesday. The following issues will be discussed: the fight against the pandemic, NATO and the European Union, the situation in Belarus and Russia, regional infrastructure projects and the EU’s Eastern Partnership programme. It is planned that she will…