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On January 1, 2019, Ambassador Gediminas Varvuolis took part in a traditional ceremony at the Imperial Palace of Japan, where Emperor Akihito was receiving New Year’s greetings from the heads of diplomatic missions. Emperor Akihito abdicates on April 30, 2019, and on May 1st Crown Prince Naruhito becomes Emperor.
Ambassador G. Varvuolis also participated on December 23, 2018, at the celebration of Emperor Akihito's 85th birthday. Emperor Akihito said he hopes everyone has a bright upcoming year in his final birthday address from the throne. The celebration was attended by Empress Michiko, Crown Prince Naruhito, Crown Princess Masako and other members of the imperial family.
On 21 December, the Ambassador of Lithuania to Malaysia Gediminas Varvuolis officially opened Lithuania‘s 1st Honorary Consulate in Malaysia, Petaling Jaya, and presented a consular patent to the new Honorary Consul of Lithuania Mr Tai Boon Tatt.
Ambassador of Lithuania Gediminas Varvuolis presented his letters of credence to the Deputy King of Malaysia Sultan Nazrin Muizzuddin Shah on 20 December.
Ambassador of Lithuania Gediminas Varvuolis presented his letters of credence to the President of the Republic of Singapore Halimah Yacob on 29 November.
On 3 November, the Ambassador of Lithuania to Australia Gediminas Varvuolis officially opened Lithuania‘s Honorary Consulate in Adelaide.
On 1 November, the Ambassador of Lithuania Gediminas Varvuolis presented his credentials to the Governor-General of Australia Peter Cosgrove.
This September, some 1,500 world class biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical devices experts will descend in Vilnius, Lithuania, for Life Sciences Baltics, the only international forum in the Baltic countries that provides a unique opportunity to explore new horizons of partnerships, exchange ideas and seek progress through networking. The Baltic countries comes into the spotlight to reveal their potential in the field of life sciences.
State Award of the Republic of Lithuania – Cross of Officer of the Order for Merits to Lithuania – was awarded to Makoto Suematsu, President of the Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED). Award Ceremony was held at the Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania to Japan on June 13th.
“Emilija iš Laisvės alėjos” (English title: Emilia.Breaking Free), a film by Donatas Ulvydas, will represent Lithuania in Japan at European Union Film Festival “EU Film Days 2018“
On 14 May, the Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Darius Skusevičius officially opened Lithuania‘s Honorary Consulate in Gifu, Japan.
On April 24th Lithuanian Embassy in Tokyo together with Japanese partners “World Air-Sea Service Co., Ltd.” and “Foresight Marketing Co., Ltd.” held two tourism promotion workshops for more than 40 Japanese, interested in travelling to Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia.
On 11 April, the Ambassador of Lithuania Gediminas Varvuolis presented his credentials to the Governor-General of New Zealand Patsy Reddy.