Posts tagged as Baltic prime ministers

The Baltic prime ministers will meet again in March

Monday, February 10, 2020

The Baltic prime ministers will meet again in March to look for management options for the joint Rail Baltica project facing delays and management issues. The 870-kilometre railway that will conenct Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland is expected to be completed by 2026, but has recently encountered delays and risks of budget overruns. The progress of the Rail Baltica project was one of the key issues during the summit of…

Baltic prime ministers to mark 30th anniversary of Baltic Way in Riga

Friday, August 23, 2019

Prime Minister Jüri Ratas is celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Baltic Way together with Latvian Prime Minister Krišjānis Kariņš and Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis in Riga on Friday. The three prime ministers will participate in an informal meeting of the Baltic Council of Ministers, where topics on the agenda will include international cooperation as well as major joint projects such as Rail Baltica and the planned synchronization of…

Merkel wants to expand her influence on the Baltic States

Monday, September 10, 2018

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is expected to meet with Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite and the other Baltic prime ministers during her visit to Lithuania this week, the Lithuanian president’s office said on Friday. Merkel will also travel to Rukla to visit troops of the German-led NATO multinational battalion, which has been stationed in the central Lithuanian town since last year. The chancellor’s visit, scheduled for next Friday, reflects strong relations…