Posts tagged as Priorities

Estonian MPs learn about priorities of new European Commission in Brussels

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Altogether 18 members of the Estonian parliament are in Brussels on Tuesday and Wednesday to meet with the European Commissioner for Energy, the Estonian members of the European Parliament and the Estonian officials to discuss the issues relating to the European Green Deal and the Fair Transition Fund as well as the European Union’s regional policy. The new multiannual financial framework of the EU, the spread of false information in Europe and…

EU commissioners to discuss energy projects, climate change with Lithuanian leaders

Friday, July 19, 2019

European Commissioner for Energy Union Maros Sefcovic is coming to Vilnius on Friday to discuss energy projects and climate change with Lithuania’s top officials.   Sefcovic, together with European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety Vytenis Andriukaitis, are scheduled to meet with President Gitanas Nauseda and Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis. The meetings will focus on energy and climate policy priorities, the Baltic power grids’ synchronization with the Continental European system, and the current situation…

Pabriks at EU defense ministers’ meeting appreciates development of EU defense initiatives

Friday, February 1, 2019

During a discussion on current defense and security matters at an informal meeting of the European Union’s defense ministers, Latvian Defense Minister Artis Pabriks (For Development/For) said that a number of EU defense initiatives are being successfully developed. Pabriks indicated that the European Defense Fund and the Permanent Structural Cooperation (Pesco) are effective instruments for strengthening countries’ military capabilities and that they also allow for successful cooperation with the bloc’s…

New government’s priorities include territorial reform, higher minimum wage, preserving schools in frontier regions

Monday, January 14, 2019

The new government’s priorities will include territorial reform, bolstering the national economy, continuing reforms to education and healthcare, rule of law, national security, cooperation with Latvian diaspora abroad, and demography, according to the main ideas put forward by ministers in the new government, which will form the basis of the new government’s declaration. Pending coalition parties continue to work on the draft declaration, therefore the declaration can still change substantially.…

Estonian prosecutor general: Priorities are children, economy, security

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

The priorities of the Estonian Prosecutor’s Office are still children, the economy, security and international cooperation, Prosecutor General Lavly Perling said on Tuesday when giving an overview of the office’s last year’s activities at the parliamentary constitutional committee. Chairman of the committee Marko Pomerants said that while at present the prosecutor general only reports to the constitutional committee, it would be better if the annual overview would be given to…