In order to promote green gas production in Lithuania, the natural gas transmission system operator Amber Grid will start providing businesses with guarantees of origin for gas produced from renewable energy sources, BC learned from the Amber Grid.
Polish Prime minister Mateusz Morawiecki's visit to Lithuania is planned in early April.
Finland is due to formally join the Lithuania-initiated project for developing the European Union Cyber Rapid Response Teams (CRRTs).
The United States pledges military support to Lithuania but also calls on the Baltic country to increase defense funding which is now one of the lowest among NATO countries.
The Lithuanian and Polish presidents are calling for NATO consultations under Article 4 of the alliance’s founding treaty because Russia’s actions threaten the security of the entire region, the Lithuanian president’s office said on Sunday, BNS reported.
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with the former President of Poland, Aleksander Kwaśniewski.
On 14 February 2014, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius chaired discussions on the strengthening of the United Nations-European Union co-operation and interaction, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has informed.
On 27 January 2014, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius met with Kazakhstan’s Foreign Minister Yerlan Idrisov, Lithuania’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has informed.
The Press Service of the President has presented the evaluations of Lithuania’s presidency of the EU Council by key European Union’s politicians.
President Dalia Grybauskaitė, currently on a working visit to Riga, met with President Andris Bērziņš of Latvia. She is visiting Latvia at the invitation of this country's President and will attend the opening events of Riga as the European Capital of Culture 2014.