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13.04.2016|Government

Photo news: Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Integration of Moldova

Stenbock House, 13 April 2016 – Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas met with Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Integration of the Republic of Moldova Andrei Galbur today. Prime Minister Rõivas expressed support for Moldova’s European aspirations at the meeting. Rõivas encouraged Moldova to continue...
08.04.2016|Government

Prime Minister Rõivas: Japan is an important partner for Estonia, both in terms of business and foreign affairs

Tokyo, 8 April 2016 – Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas met with Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzō Abe today to discuss the strengthening of economic and trade relations between Estonia and Japan, as well as the current world security situation. Prime Minister Rõivas thanked his Japanese colleague for...
08.04.2016|Government

Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas to meet with Prime Minister of Japan Shinzō Abe

Tokyo, 8 April 2016 - Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas will meet with Prime Minister of Japan Shinzō Abe today to discuss the security situation in Europe and in the world in general, as well as possibilities for developing economic relations and digital cooperation between Estonia and Japan. According...
Prime Minister Rõivas: Estonian business environment and entrepreneurs are valued highly in Japan
06.04.2016|Government

Prime Minister Rõivas: Estonian business environment and entrepreneurs are valued highly in Japan

Tokyo, 6 April 2016 – This morning, Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas alongside with Estonian entrepreneurs, met with Hiroshi Mikitani, Executive Director of the investment company Rakuten. The goal of the meeting was to initiate contact between Estonian entrepreneurs and one of the most...
05.04.2016|Government

Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas starts a working visit to Japan

Stenbock House, 4 April 2016 – Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas starts his working visit to Japan aimed at introducing Estonia together with a 25-member business delegation. The programme includes meeting with Prime Minister of Japan Shinzō Abe and the members of the parliament. Prime Minister will be...
25.03.2016|Government

Prime Minister Rõivas in the US military base: you are strengthening Estonia’s security

Savannah, 25. March 2016 - Yesterday, Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas visited Fort Stewart military base located at the state of Georgia during his working visit to the United States of America. Fort Stewart is one of the largest military bases in the Eastern United States and is home to the 3rd...
Stenbock House was lit in the colours of the Belgian flag at midnight
23.03.2016|Government

Photo news: Stenbock House was lit in the colours of the Belgian flag at midnight

According to Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas, this was an attack directly on the heart of Europe. “We stand with Belgium at this difficult time.”  The prime minister said that one incident is enough for the terrorists to shake our faith in society. “However, we must prevail every time in order to...
22.03.2016|Government

Prime Minister Rõivas met with the Speaker of the US House of Representatives

Washington, 22 March - Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas, who is currently visiting the United States, met with the Speaker of the US House of Representatives Paul Ryan at the Capitol on Tuesday to discuss the security situation in Europe, matters concerning the EU-US Free Trade Agreement, the Estonian...
Prime Minister at a Meeting with Uber: The State should not Obstruct Technical Innovation
22.03.2016|Government

Prime Minister at a meeting with Uber: Governments should not get in the way of technological innovation

Washington, March 22, 2016 - Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas met with David Plouffe, Strategy Director and Member of the Board of Uber, to discuss the growth opportunities in sharing economy. Estonia is among the first countries in Europe to prepare a legal framework for regulated ride-sharing....
22.03.2016|Government

Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas: We shall not surrender to fear

Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas's statement on the terrorist attacks in Brussels: "We are deeply shocked by the terrorist attacks in Brussels. The only goal of those deadly and repulsive attacks is to spread fear.  We shall not surrender to fear, even when the attack is right at the heart of...

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