Poland's gas market leader PGNiG has become on April 1 the sole user of the small-scale LNG reloading station in Klaipeda, Lithuania, which means that the Polish company has the exclusive right to use the LNG reloading station located in the Lithuanian seaport.
Lithuania and Poland will open a second border crossing, Lithuanian PM Saulius Skvernelis informed on Tuesday. A Lithuanian delegation will visit Poland to discuss cross-border travel, including the return home of a group of Lithuanians stranded on the Polish-German border.
The head of Poland's National Security Bureau (BBN) started on Tuesday a three-day visit to Lithuania and Latvia to discuss bilateral relations in light of the regional presence of the allied US army and the planned Defender Europe 2020 exercise.
Poland's leading fuel company PKN Orlen wants to increase the number of its petrol stations in Lithuania to 70-80 within the next few years from the current 26, the company's CEO Daniel Obajtek said.
The head of Poland's National Security Bureau (BBN), Paweł Soloch, spoke out in favour of initiating Polish-Ukrainian-Romanian military cooperation in Kiev, Ukraine, on Thursday.
During a visit to Lithuania on Wednesday, Polish Defence Minister Mariusz Blaszczak said the two countries are aware of threats and are responding to them jointly, going on to announce the establishment of a working group on air defence among other issues.
Polish Defence Minister Mariusz Błaszczak started his visit to Vilnius on Wednesday, where he plans to meet with Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda and Lithuanian Defence Minister Raimundas Karoblis.
Polish Sejm (lower house) Speaker Elzbieta Witek in Warsaw on Tuesday met with Chairman of the Lithuanian Seimas Viktoras Pranckietis to discuss parliamentary cooperation, regional security and the development of cooperation between Central and East European countries.
Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda on Tuesday announced that he would not attend the January 23 World Holocaust Forum in Jerusalem, but would come to Poland for January 27 observations of the 75th liberation anniversary of the Nazi-German Auschwitz death camp.
A Polish businessmen on a business trip to Lithuania on January 4-5, who was kidnapped for a ransom of EUR 20,000 in that country, has been freed by Lithuanian police, the Lithuanian Criminal Police Bureau announced on Tuesday.