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21.08.2019|Government

Ratas: Closer cooperation between India and Estonia opens up new opportunities for both sides

Stenbock House, 21 August 2019 – Today, Prime Minister Jüri Ratas met with Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu, the Vice President of India, to discuss strengthening political, economic, digital, and educational cooperation as well as tightening the partnership between the two countries in international...
13.08.2019|Government

Ratas met with the King’s Royal Hussars

Tapa, Lääne-Viru County, 13 August 2019 – Today, Prime Minister Jüri Ratas visited the Tapa Army Base to meet with the servicemen of the United Kingdom serving in Estonia as part of the NATO battlegroup. The regimen, consisting of the King’s Royal Hussars, gave the head of the government an...
12.08.2019|Government

Ratas had a phone conversation with Ursula von der Leyen, the new President of the European Commission

Stenbock House, 12 August 2019 – today, Prime Minister Jüri Ratas and Ursula von der Leyen, the future President of the European Commission, discussed cooperation and the future political priorities of the Commission over the phone. They also focused on climate issues and extensive projects in the...
09.08.2019|Government

The government concluded the first hundred days

Stenbock House, 8 August 2019 – the government coalition of the Centre Party, the Conservative People’s Party of Estonia, and Isamaa concluded the first hundred days of their term of office. “The time intended for the parties of the coalition to adapt to and be acquainted with each other...
08.08.2019|Government

The new e-Residency action plan helps to create more added value for local entrepreneurs and the Estonian state

Stenbock House, 8 august 2019 At today’s cabinet meeting, the government approved the e-Residency 2.0 action plan with the objective to make the e-Residency programme more secure, more beneficial for Estonian entrepreneurs, and more convenient for the e-residency community. According to...
06.08.2019|Government

Prime Ministers Ratas and Johnson Discussed Defence Cooperation and Digitalisation

London, 6 August 2019 – at a meeting with Boris Johnson, the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Estonian Prime Minister Jüri Ratas emphasized that the United Kingdom is and will remain an important partner to Estonia, the European Union, and NATO in assuring the security of Europe. Ratas and...
26.07.2019|Government

Government identified climate issues as political priority

Stenbock House, July 25 2019 - At today’s cabinet meeting, the government heard the proposals of the Ministry of the Environment on how to achieve the objective of reduction of greenhouse gases emission by 2030 in Estonia. The proposals include suggestions about continuing shifting to renewable...
23.07.2019|Government

Ratas confirmed his support of members of the Estonian Defence Forces who are serving in international military operations

Tallinn, 23 July 2019 – after the attack in the city of Gao, Mali, Prime Minister Jüri Ratas said that this is a reminder for all of us to truly appreciate our defence forces who are participating in military operations on foreign lands to maintain peace and stability in Estonia and our whole...
22.07.2019|Government

Prime Minister Ratas will visit Saare County

Stenbock House, 22 July 2019 – on 23 and 24 July, Prime Minister Jürti Ratas will visit the islands of Saaremaa, Muhu, and Abruka and the islet of Kõinastu to meet with the local leaders. During his tour, the prime minister will meet with the heads of local governments, entrepreneurs, and...
01.07.2019|Government

Ratas: the new government places high importance on regular dialogue with labour market participants

Stenbock House, 28 June 2019 – today, the first meeting between the government that took office in spring and the Estonian Trade Union Confederation and Estonian Employers’ Confederation took place at Stenbock House. “The tripartite form of cooperation gives us the opportunity to discuss the...

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