Posts tagged as awards

Gitanas Nauseda awards ex-Pentagon chief Mattis

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda awarded 34 Lithuanian and foreign nationals for their merits to Lithuania on Sunday when Lithuania marked its Independence Day. The awardees also included ex-US Defense Secretary James Mattis, as well as the archeologists who found the remains of the participants of the 1863-1864 uprising. “Thank you to those who brought into the daylight the remains of the participants of the 1863-1864 uprising and brought us back…

President to present state awards to auditor general and other recipients on Independence Day

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

The Latvian Chapter of Orders has decided to bestow the highest state award, the Order of the Three Stars, on 31 recipients, including heads of several institutions, judges, medics, scientists, public figures and artists, according to an announcement published in the official gazette Latvijas Vestnesis. Auditor General Elita Krumina, who is among the recipients of the decoration, will be made Grand Officer of the Order. On November 18, 2019, marking…

Vilnius-based hotel PACAI wins prestigious Surface Travel awards

Thursday, October 24, 2019

The 17th-century mansion-turned-hotel located in Vilnius Old Town was named the winner in the large international hotels’ category of this year’s Surface Travel Awards. The hotel was praised for being “a model for integrating historical authenticity with contemporary design.”, the hotel PACAI representatives informed BC. Hotel PACAI, located in Vilnius, Lithuania, was named the winner of this year’s Surface Travel Awards in the category of large international hotels. The 104-room…