Government Communication Unit, 22 May 2013 20:05 Prime Minister Ansip at European Council: It’s essential to develop local energy sources
Brussels, 22 May 2013 – At the meeting of the heads of state and government of the European Union held today in Brussels, Prime Minister Andrus Ansip emphasised the need to develop local energy sources and to continue with the diversification of the energy supply in Europe.
Energy was one of the key issues at today’s meeting of the European Council. The European Commission had prepared an analysis of energy-related problems in the European Union for the meeting, which focused primarily on the issues of the Union’s competitiveness and high energy prices. The document points to an ever increasing gap between the competitiveness of the European Union ...
Government Communication Unit, 08 May 2013 20:47 Prime Minister Ansip: Estonia to support the creation of common digital market in the European Union
Stenbock House, 8 May 2013 - This evening, Prime Minister Andrus Ansip met with the Prime Minister of Schleswig-Holstein, Mr. Torsten Albig. At the meeting, the prime ministers confirmed that cooperation relations are good and acknowledged that the contacts made decades ago have become self-evident, real and mutually beneficial in various fields.
Government Communication Unit, 07 May 2013 11:40 Prime Minister Ansip: Estonia would be a good export gateway to Europe for Tajikistan
Dushanbe, 7 May 2013 – At the Estonian-Tajikistani economic forum, Prime Minister Andrus Ansip said that Estonia could be a good export gateway to Europe for Tajikistan and a distribution centre for goods for the global market. The Prime Minister invited Tajikistan to invest in logistics in Estonia.
Government Communication Unit, 06 May 2013 16:36 Prime Minister Ansip: Tajikistan is an important security partner for us
Dushanbe, 6 May 2013 – Prime Minister Andrus Ansip is on a two-day official visit to Tajikistan where he met today with the country’s president, prime minister and chairman of the parliament. The meetings discussed regional developments in Central Asia, as well as promoting cooperation in e-services, tourism, transport and security between Estonia and Tajikistan.
Government Communication Unit, 02 May 2013 12:52 Government acknowledges restructuring plan of Estonian Air
At its latest cabinet session the Government has acknowledged the restructuring plan approved by the supervisory board of Estonian Air. The Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications will submit state aid permission as an application to the European Commission.
Government Communication Unit, 30 April 2013 15:27 Prime Minister Ansip: Estonia’s support to Afghanistan will continue after international security forces leave
Stenbock House, 30 April 2013 – In a meeting today with the President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai, Prime Minister Andrus Ansip said that a stable and safe Afghanistan was in the common interest of both countries and that Estonia’s support to Afghanistan would continue after the international security forces leave next year.
Government Communication Unit, 25 April 2013 18:50 Government approves state budget strategy for 2014–2017
The Government has approved the state budget strategy for the years 2014–2017 as well as the stability programme. During the next four years the Government will continue with a conservative budget policy, aiming to achieve a government sector budget surplus and to start restoring the reserves that decreased during the economic crisis.
Government Communication Unit, 18 April 2013 16:10 There is room for improvement in the economic cooperation between Estonia and the Czech Republic
Tallinn, Stenbock House, 18 April 2013 – Prime Minister Andrus Ansip and Czech Prime Minister Petr Nečas noted at today’s meeting that there is room for improvement in the economic cooperation between Estonia and the Czech Republic, especially in the fields of information technology, energetics, transport and green technologies.
Government Communication Unit, 17 April 2013 16:30 Prime Minister Ansip: Estonia and Germany are good partners
Berlin, 17 April 2013 - Prime Minister Andrus Ansip met with the German Chancellor Angela Merkel today. The meeting focused mainly on topics related to increasing the competitiveness of the European Union and the euro area. According to the Prime Minister, Estonia is happy with Germany and Angel Merkel’s leadership in EU cooperation, and the European monetary union, too, is noticeably stronger today than it was a few years ago.
Government Communication Unit, 12 April 2013 16:25 Prime Minister Ansip in meeting with President Yanukovych: Ukraine is part of the European family
Kiev, 12 April 2013 – In a meeting with the Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych, Prime Minister Andrus Ansip expressed his hope that the Association and Free Trade Agreement between Ukraine and the European Union would be signed at the Vilnius Eastern Partnership Summit to be held in November, taking Ukraine’s relations with the EU to a new level.
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