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“Digital Explorers” at the Forefront of EU - Africa Digital Partnership
2019-10-17

“Digital Explorers” at the Forefront of EU - Africa Digital Partnership

On October 15, “Digital Explorers” programme was officially launched in Vilnius, Lithuania. It started with the first batch of 15 thoroughly selected young Nigerian ICT specialists, who will spend the next year in 7 Lithuanian perfect-match ICT companies. Aiming to connect Nigeria and Lithuania for cooperation in information and communication technologies (ICT), “Digital Explorers” programme facilitates career advancement journeys of Nigerian ICT talents, at the same time, giving Lithuanian companies a chance to familiarize with business development opportunities in Africa and peculiarities of attracting international talents.

Lithuanian business is making its way into international public tender procurements
2019-10-07

Lithuanian business is making its way into international public tender procurements

In order to encourage Lithuanian business entities to participate more actively in international public tender procurements, a year ago the Entrepreneurship and Export Development Agency Enterprise Lithuania initiated a programme that enabled Lithuanian companies to strengthen their competencies in international sales. A successful outcome was achieved with help of Orbidal, which is a platform of international tender procurement procedures: 4 procurements with the total value of more than EUR 2.4 million were won.

Meet Lithuanian companies in Maison & Objet
2019-08-02

Meet Lithuanian companies in Maison & Objet

For those seeking to discover some fresh creative design, Hall 6 of this year Maison et Objet fair will invite to check the joint Lithuanian design stand.

Record-breaking forces of Lithuanian laser professionals to be at the world's largest laser photonics exhibition
2019-06-21

Record-breaking forces of Lithuanian laser professionals to be at the world's largest laser photonics exhibition

On June 24-27 Lithuanian laser manufacturers will present their latest technologies in the most important laser industry event “Laser World of Photonics 2019“ in Munich. The Lithuanian National stand will cover an area of 313 square meters, and will house 18 Lithuanian laser companies.

Lithuania moved up to the 29th position in the World Competitiveness Ranking
2019-05-30

Lithuania moved up to the 29th position in the World Competitiveness Ranking

This year Lithuania is in the 29th position in the World Competitiveness Ranking compiled by the Swiss International Institute for Management Development (IMD). Compared to the previous year, Lithuania moved 3 positions higher upwards in the ranking leaving behind its neighbouring countries – Estonia (the 35th position, was 31st), Latvia (the 40th position, was 40th), Poland (the 38th position, was 34th).

New trends in the start-up ecosystem: the unicorns' aspiration is replaced by sustainable business
2019-05-14

New trends in the start-up ecosystem: the unicorns' aspiration is replaced by sustainable business

The question when the first unicorn with over 1 billion of US dollars in value will appear in the country raises speculations for some time in Lithuanian start-up ecosystem. And even though there are many, not the one, candidates in Lithuanian system of innovative business, an example of a successful start-up, as noted by Anders Lentell, one of the speakers at the event “Startup Fair”, Swedish investor and founder of technology start-up DynaByte, is not just a unicorn label.

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Success stories

The conversation with an old acquaintance has given rise to the international project of global significance

The conversation with an old acquaintance has given rise to the international project of global significance

Ingrida Olendraitė, a doctoral student at Cambridge University, an alumnus of Vilnius University, had little expectations that her meeting with an old acquaintance during Life Sciences Baltics will evolve to an international project together with the greatest minds in the field of virus research.

Lithuanian scientists aim to be at the forefront of the new breakthrough in medicine

Lithuanian scientists aim to be at the forefront of the new breakthrough in medicine

Lithuania has more than enough potential to become one of the leaders in the biotechnology field. This is the conviction of Agnė Vaitkevičienė, the head and the co-founder of the first and so far the only producer of individualised advanced therapy medicinal products (ATMPs) in the Baltic countries. According to her, medicines developed according to the needs of each patient are the future of medicine, to which Lithuania also contributes.

Business has more than one Everest

Business has more than one Everest

Origins of Lithuanian kids wear brand Mummymoon should be traced in Norwegian fjords, Vėjūnė Unikauskienė, Director of Trinity time UAB, company that owns this brand, joked.

Lithuanian experience of private medicine for Irish patients

Lithuanian experience of private medicine for Irish patients

The Medical Diagnostic and Treatment Centre operating in the capital of Lithuania for 22 years by now and boasting the good reputation is consistently assuring quality and improving it, it is an ongoing journey on the way of unconventional thinking, different approach, improvement of actions by creating the best value added for customers.

March Design Studio: how Lithuanian minimalism conquered one fourth of the world

March Design Studio: how Lithuanian minimalism conquered one fourth of the world

Abroad, in particular in Scandinavia, France, Italy, and even Japan, the March brand is considered to be the guarantee of aesthetics and quality.

Why Lithuania becomes a meeting place for science, business, education and research

Why Lithuania becomes a meeting place for science, business, education and research

Established in 2008, Santara Valley is now a rapidly expanding area of business intelligence, medical and research institutions where highly qualified employees and scientists create knowledge and products of the highest quality and are able to offer them to their partners all over the world.

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