October 18, 2018

Lithuania seeks to become most attractive European country for life sciences development

BNS The biotechnology sector offers the greatest potential for Lithuania’s cooperation with Japan, Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis said on Wednesday as he visited BioJapan 2018, Asia’s […]
October 18, 2018

Estonia’s SK ID Solutions plans to set up unit in Vilnius

BNS Estonia’s authentication and electronic signature solutions company SK ID Solutions is setting up a unit in Vilnius amid signals that regulatory changes might be in […]
October 18, 2018

PM Skvernelis, in Japan, to honor WWII diplomat who rescued Jews in Lithuania

BNS Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis, on a visit to Japan, will on Thursday travel to the city of Nagoya to pay tribute to Chiune Sugihara, […]
October 18, 2018

Dutch diplomat was punished for saving Jews in the Holocaust, new book reveals

JTA Jan Zwartendijk, honorary consul of the Netherlands in Lithuania, rescued more than 2,000 Jews, together with Japanese envoy Chiune Sugihara. The Dutch Foreign Ministry reprimanded […]