August 1, 2017, Colombo – There is an unprecedented increase of tourists from Lithuania, the pocket-sized Baltic nation to Sri Lanka. A growth of more than 30 percent per year to a destination long been unheard of among Lithuanians, is indeed a notable narration. Moreover, this remarkable achievement has revived prospects for stronger Lithuania – Sri Lanka relations.
LONDON (Reuters) - Lithuanian Andrius Gudzius, a one-time junior prodigy, finally fulfilled expectations to shock the big names in the discus and take gold at the World Athletics Championships on Saturday.
The 26-year-old, who had won the world junior title back in 2010 but had never since come close to threatening the elite in his event, prevailed with a second-round throw of 69.21 metres, the best of his life.
On 21 July, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius met with members of the OECD delegation led by the Director for Legal Affairs and the coordinator for Lithuania’s accession Nicola Bonucci. The meeting focused on important issues related to the country’s accession and further activities.