Lithuania's 8th consulate in Sweden has been opened in the city of Linkoping.
Swedish Flag
© DELFI / Juozas Markevičius

Ulrik Lindblad was appointed as Lithuania's honorary consul and assigned the consular unit of the O stergotland county, the Foreign Ministry said.

During the solemn opening ceremony on Wednesday, Lithuania's Ambassador to Sweden Algimantas Rimk unas noted that the honorary consulate in Linkoping, which is known for the Saab corporation and other companies working in the field of modern technologies, as well as a university, would provide good cooperation conditions with Lithuanian companies and research institutions.

Since 1992, Linkoping is a sister city with Lithuania's second-largest city Kaunas.

Lithuania's other honorary consulates in Sweden include in Malmo, Kristianstad, Visby, Halmstad, Gothenburg and Vestra Jotaland, Jon koping, Vasteras.

BNS
It is prohibited to copy and republish the text of this publication without a written permission from UAB „BNS“.

Polish citizens in Lithuania backed opposition in election in Poland

Almost 1,000 Polish citizens cast their votes in the Polish parliament election in Lithuania on...

Government to hold meeting on whether to establish Ethnic Minority Council

Lithuania's government is set to hold a meeting on Monday to discuss the need to establish an Ethnic...

Grenade neutralized on Nida beach

A dangerous grenade was found on the beach in Lithuania's western resort town of Nida on...

Social insurance budget planned with EUR 326 mln surplus

The Lithuanian state social insurance fund Sodra 's draft budget for 2020 targets a surplus of...

Juozaitis may lead new party created by Order and Justice members

An Order and Justice leader expects philosopher Arvydas Juozaitis , one of the candidates in last...