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07.12.2019|Government

Ratas: The Baltic prime ministers are committed to the fast advancement of Rail Baltica

Riga, 6 December 2019 – At an official meeting of the Baltic Prime Ministers’ Council in Riga, the Baltic prime ministers agreed that they would regularly monitor the progress of the Rail Baltica project so that it could be vigorously developed and the international railway would assuredly be...
06.12.2019|Government

Ratas discusses the future of Rail Baltica with his Baltic counterparts

Stenbock House, 6 December 2019 – Prime Minister Jüri Ratas is heading to Riga today to attend a meeting of Baltic prime ministers, which will focus on the future of Rail Baltica and the regional energy market. According to Prime Minister Jüri Ratas, Rail Baltica is a historically unique...
04.12.2019|Government

Prime Minister Ratas in London: NATO’s unity is the cornerstone of global security

London, 4 December 2019 – According to Prime Minister Jüri Ratas, today’s meeting of NATO leaders in London confirmed that NATO remains united and stands as the strongest defence alliance in history. “NATO exited the meeting room more united than upon entering, but the consensus with our NATO...
03.12.2019|Government

Prime Minister Jüri Ratas on the results of PISA 2018

Prime Minister Jüri Ratas: “The PISA results once again confirm that the knowledge of our young people, as well as their ability to use that knowledge, is the best in Europe and among the absolute best in the world. This is a joint achievement of Estonian teachers, parents, and children. It...
03.12.2019|Government

Prime Minister Jüri Ratas’ comment on the topic of NATO defence plans

Prime Minister Jüri Ratas: “All members of the alliance are protected. It is completely normal and ordinary for us to regularly review our common plans together with other NATO allies, and update these plans. Considered individually, we are not opposed to Turkey on the issue of updating the...
03.12.2019|Government

Prime Minister Jüri Ratas confirms unity and vitality of alliance at meeting of NATO leaders

Stenbock House, 3 December 2019 - Prime Minister Jüri Ratas will be in London today and tomorrow, where he will participate at the meeting of NATO Heads of States and Governments with the Minister of Defence Jüri Luik and Foreign Minister Urmas Reinsalu. NATO leaders gather in London to mark the...
01.12.2019|Government

Prime Minister Jüri Ratas attends the Madrid climate conference

Stenbock House, 1 December 2019 - Prime Minister Jüri Ratas will be at the UN climate conference in Madrid tomorrow, with a speech presenting Estonia's climate goals and attending high-level meetings. “In climate policy, results cannot be achieved alone. All countries must contribute to comply...
27.11.2019|Government

Jüri Ratas: Innovation and new solutions must reach all sectors

Stenbock House, 26 November 2019 – It was noted at today’s meeting, between Prime Minister Jüri Ratas and Members of the Board of the Estonian Association of Information Technology and Telecommunications, that all of economic sectors require digitalisation and people with a good understanding of...
27.11.2019|Government

Prime Minister Jüri Ratas talked with the governor general of Canada about closer cooperation on e-health

Stenbock House, 27 November 2019 – Today, Prime Minister Jüri Ratas met with Julie Payette, the Governor General of Canada, to talk about our digital and defence cooperation and the close ties between the two countries. The prime minister emphasised that the Estonian–Canadian digital...
26.11.2019|Government

Ratas: Estonia is a firm supporter of Ukraine’s future

Stenbock House, 26 November 2019 – Today, Prime Minister Jüri Ratas met with Volodymyr Zelensky, President of Ukraine, to discuss bilateral cooperation between Estonia and Ukraine, the economic situation, security, and planned reforms in Ukraine. “Estonia supports Ukraine’s efforts of...

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