Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė who is currently on a visit in South Korea will invite the country's technologies giant Samsung to expand to Lithuania.
© Reuters / Scanpix

"At a meeting with Samsung executives, I will present the latest information on Lithuania's potential. We are indeed interested in Samsung expansion to Lithuania with its investments and services (...). Therefore, I will invite Samsung to choose Lithuania and expansion in Lithuania," Grybauskaitė told the national radio LRT on Wednesday.

The president travelled to South Korea to attend the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. Her visit will wrap up on Sunday.

As part of her trip, Grybauskaitė met with South Korea's President Moon Jae-in.

South Korea is Lithuania's second-largest trade partner in the Asian continent, with mutual trade growing by a factor of 5 over the past five years.

BNS
It is prohibited to copy and republish the text of this publication without a written permission from UAB „BNS“.
Leave a comment
or for anonymous commenting click here
By posting, you agree to terms
Read comments Read comments

Baltic States seek a single regional assessment

Ministers of finance of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, the European Commission and NASDAQ appealed...

LMT presents three digital service innovations at Baltic Mobile Congress

LMT (Latvian Mobile Telephone) is the telecommunications market leader in Latvia and a digital service...

CERN is considering the possibility of establishing business incubation centre

Last week, CERN delegation paid a visit to Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) Santaka Valley. The...

Israeli cloud services integrator chooses Vilnius for European base

TeraSky, a leading Israeli cloud solutions integrator, has just announced the opening of its European...

The popular French fashion brand „Gémo“ enters the Baltic States: first store in Lithuania – in 2019

The popular French fashion brand „Gémo“ entered the Baltic States - the first regional store was...