Chiune Sugihara

Vilnius tourists hit million mark boosted by Japanese influx

Vilnius was visited by almost a million tourists last year, up 5% on 2014, according to the latest figures from the Department of Statistics.

Businessman promoting Jewish memory wins Person of Tolerance award

Businessman Valdas Balčiūnas has been named the 2015 Person of Tolerance in Lithuania, the public organization “Sugihara Foundation - Diplomats for...

Savaitę Lietuvoje praleidusi emigrantė išsakė savo įspūdžius (284)

Po ilgesnių apmąstymų, rašyti ar nerašyti, aš nusprendžiau parašyti, nors tiksliau – išreikšti laisvą mintį. Rašliavų ir taip netrūksta...

Japan's man in Lithuania. Interview with Japanese ambassador in Vilnius

We meet Japanese Ambassador Toyoei Shigeeda in his office. On the little table next to him, there are first-day stamp souvenirs of Lithuania's most famous...

Eyes and ears in the Far East. Interview with Lithuanian Ambassador in Tokyo

In an interview with the Lithuania Tribune, Egidijus Meilūnas, Lithuania's Ambassador in Tokyo, says people in Japan are starting to discover the Baltic...