Vilnius, February 5th. President Valdas Adamkus of the Republic of Lithuania received today President Jan Zaworski and Vice President Augustinas Majauskas of the Lithuanian-Polish Chamber of Economy.
The guests thanked President Adamkus for close co-operation and support for various business events, and presented to him the Medal of Nemunas instituted by the Chamber.
President Adamkus positively evaluated the activities of the Chamber and underlined its significant contribution to the strengthening of commercial contacts between the two states, the growth of trade turnover and to the increasing number of joint ventures.
The activities of the Chambers targeting expansion of the cross-border co-operation between Lithuania and Poland were also discussed during the meeting. The Lithuanian President emphasised that projects facilitating the development of close contacts between the border areas will increase in significance after Lithuania and Poland join the European Union.
President Valdas Adamkus of Lithuania and President Aleksander Kwasniewski of Poland are patrons of the annual Kaunas Trade Fair arranged by the Chamber.
Press Service of the President