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13.12.2018|Government

Prime Minister Ratas will discuss the next long-term budget and the issue of Brexit with his colleagues of the EU

Stenbock House, 13 December 2018 – Prime Minister Jüri Ratas will participate in the meeting for heads of state and government of the European Union Member States, or the European Council, held today and tomorrow in Brussels. The topics under discussion will be the long-term EU budget, the single...
12.12.2018|Government

In pictures: on board a frigate of the Royal Navy, Ratas thanked the United Kingdom for their long-term support

Tallinn, frigate HMS St Albans, 12 December 2018 – this evening, Prime Minister Jüri Ratas attended a reception celebrating 100 years of friendship between Estonia and the United Kingdom at the Old City Harbour in Tallinn. In his speech on board HMS St Albans, a frigate of the Royal Navy, Ratas...
12.12.2018|Government

Address by Prime Minister Jüri Ratas at Riigikogu 11 December 2018 on the topic of the implementation of Estonia’s European Union Policy

Honoured Chairman of the parliament! Members of the parliament! Esteemed ambassadors!   I am honoured to present to the parliament this yearly summary of the implementation of Estonia’s European Union Policy. The parliament has received a written framework document for 2015–2019,...
03.12.2018|Government

Ratas: countries must increase joint efforts to implement the Paris Agreement

Katowice, Poland, 3 December 2018 – today, at the meeting for heads of state at the United Nations Climate Change Convention, Prime Minister Jüri Ratas stressed the importance of striving to prevent climate changes and agreeing on the implementation of the Paris Agreement. “All countries must...
02.12.2018|Government

Prime Minister Jüri Ratas will travel to Poland to participate in the United Nations Climate Change Conference

Stenbock House, 2 December 2018 – Prime Minister Jüri Ratas will travel to Poland, Katowice, where he will attend the meeting for heads of states within the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP24) tomorrow. The aim of the two-week conference is to agree on the rules for...
29.11.2018|Government

Ratas in Bratislava: the next draft budgetary plan of the EU must result in more Europe

Bratislava, 29 November 2018 – In today’s meeting in Bratislava with the prime ministers of countries supporting a strong budget and the Cohesion Policy of the EU, Prime Minister Jüri Ratas emphasised that in the next long-term budget, we must provide more support for reforms, investments, and new...
29.11.2018|Government

Prime Minister Ratas will discuss the future of the Cohesion Policy of the EU in Bratislava

Stenbock House, 29 November 2018 – today, Prime Minister Jüri Ratas will take part in the meeting of 16 Member States, i.e. the Friends of Cohesion summit, in Bratislava to discuss matters related to the next budget period of the EU. Within the framework of the Cohesion Policy, reforms and...
27.11.2018|Government

Statement by Prime Minister Jüri Ratas after the parliament voted on the statement about the UN Global Compact for Migration

Statement by Prime Minister Jüri Ratas: “The Republic of Estonia has always valued international cooperation and finding common solutions for global issues. A definite guarantee for our freedom and independence is belonging to global organisations and cooperating with countries who share...
26.11.2018|Government

Prime Minister Jüri Ratas summoned the Government Security Committee due to the events in Kerch Strait

Stenbock House, 26 November 2018 – Prime Minister Jüri Ratas has summoned the Government Security Committee (GSC) for an extraordinary meeting to discuss the Russian aggression towards Ukraine in Kerch Strait and its proximity. The GSC will convene at Stenbock House today at 4.30 p.m.   “The...
23.11.2018|Government

Ratas in Prague: the Czech are interested in our e-services, while we are interested in their e-commerce

Prague, the Czech Republic, 23 November 2018 – Today, Prime Minister Jüri Ratas assured to Andrej Babiš, Prime Minister of the Czech Republic, that Estonian experts and IT companies are ready to support Czechia in creating their e-state. Ratas also assured that Estonia is interested in Czech...

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