You are here

News

04.09.2019|Ministry of Finance

OECD experts help strengthen the development of the financial management of Estonia

Finance Minister Martin Helme discussed the development of the financial management of Estonia with the experts of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) on Friday. The European Commission funds two projects for the development of the financial management of the Estonian...
02.09.2019|Ministry of Finance

Government launches thorough review of state budget

The Government decided to launch a thorough review of the state budget in order to use taxpayer money as efficiently as possible. The objective of the review is to assess whether the current expenditure is justified and free up funds for dealing with the government’s priorities. According to...
06.06.2019|Ministry of Finance

Senior Budget Officials from OECD countries meet in Tallinn

This week, senior budget officials from member states of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) met in Tallinn for their annual meeting of their international network. On 5-6 June, the OECD holds its 40th annual meeting of Senior Budget Officials (SBO) in Tallinn,...
31.05.2019|Government Office

Government approves new state budget strategy, budget discussions set to continue in the autumn

The government has approved the state budget strategy for the period 2020–2023. The combined volume of the state budgets is planned to be slightly more than EUR 48.5 billion over the next four years. In 2020, the volume of expenditure will be around EUR 11.7 billion. This is approximately EUR 500...
06.07.2018|Ministry of Finance

EBRD to invest €20 million in Baltic infrastructure

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) commits to invest €20 million into the BaltCap Infrastructure Fund (BInF). The President of EBRD, Sir Suma Chakrabarti signed the agreement today during a signature ceremony held at the Ministry of Finance of Estonia in Tallinn. With...
06.06.2018|Ministry of Finance

Estonia has been a good investment for the European Union, says Finance Minister Tõniste

Cohesion policy has helped develop in Estonia and Estonia has been a good investment for the European Union, said Toomas Tõniste, Estonian Minister of Finance, Toomas Tõniste at the opening of a seminar dedicated to the future of EU cohesion policy funding in Tallinn. “EU cohesion policy has been...
02.03.2018|Ministry of Finance

Estonian capital market diagnostic project launched

This week the Ministry of Finance of Republic of Estonia (MoF) launched the Estonian capital market diagnostic project. The initiative is supported by the Structural Reform Supportive Service (SRSS) of the European Commission and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). The...
26.01.2018|Ministry of Finance

Tõniste: the Economic and Monetary Union could be deepened in banking

Agreements in the banking sector would make the European Economic and Monetary Union stronger, said Estonia’s Minister of Finance Toomas Tõniste after the meeting of European Union finance ministers at the Ecofin Council of the European Union.  “If we want to strengthen the European...
14.09.2017|Ministry of Finance

Ministry of Finance forecasts Estonian economic growth of 4.3 per cent for 2017

According to the summer forecast of the Ministry of Finance, the Estonian economy will grow by 4.3 per cent this year and by 3.3 per cent in 2018.