President Adamkus invites the Swedes to participate in building of the electricity grid
President of the Republic of Lithuania Valdas Adamkus received Mr. Carl Eric Stålberg, Chairman of the Board of the Swedish Bank Swedbank.As the Presidents office press relies revelled the meeting focused on the electricity bridge to be built between Lithuania and Sweden.
According to the President of Lithuania, the building of this bridge is of particular importance for creating a common European Union energy market. The Head of State expressed his belief that Swedish companies would become interested in investing into such energy projects.
At the meeting, the President and Chairman of the Swedish bank also discussed about the building of a new Ignalina nuclear power plant reactor. Private investors are to be involved in the project as well.Mr Stålberg is also going to have a working meeting with the Prime Minister of Lithuania Mr Gediminas Kirkilas