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Belarus-Estonia relations

07.09.2017

Estonian Ambassador to Belarus says West 2017 drills pose no danger
Estonian Ambassador to Belarus says West 2017 drills pose no danger Estonia believes that the West 2017 exercise does not threaten NATO countries in any way. This opinion was voiced today by the Estonian ambassador to Belarus during a conference on the future of the Eastern Partnership. Estonia, as the current EU President, organized the forum together with Minsk Dialogue initiative. Diplomats, scholars and experts from Russia, Europe and the USA gathered to assess the geopolitical situation in the region.

09.06.2017

Estonian MPs discuss Belarus-EU cooperation in Minsk
Estonian MPs discuss Belarus-EU cooperation in Minsk Estonia is interested in stepping up cooperation with Belarus. A parliamentary delegation from that country has arrived in Minsk. Meeting with Belarusian MPs Estonian deputies asked about security issues, as well as Belarus' goals for building relations with the EU. From July 1, Estonia presides in the European Union and in this connection it is ready to help strengthen contacts with European countries. The Baltic partners see a special potential in culture and tourism.

29.04.2017

Minsk and Tallinn to scale up trade and economic cooperation
Minsk and Tallinn to scale up trade and economic cooperation Minsk and Tallinn will scale up trade and economic cooperation. These issues were discussed Belarusian and Estonian colleagues at Minsk City Executive Committee on April 27, 2017. The Baltic partners are primarily interested cooperating in industrial and housing services and utilities sectors. One of the avenues of cooperation are providing of public amenities and landscape gardening.

26.04.2017

Belarus is ready to share IT experience with Estonia
Belarus is ready to share IT experience with Estonia Belarus and Estonia have a great potential for increasing mutual trade turnover, said Belarusian MPs who on April 26 welcomed Estonian counterparts. So, Belarus is ready to share experience in the energy sector, agro-industrial complex, and light industry. In addition, Belarusian IT sector is also of interest to Estonia. There is also the intention to sign a memorandum on cooperation in the field of sport.

04.10.2016

Estonian delegation visiting Minsk: Investment attraction issues in focus
Estonian delegation visiting Minsk: Investment attraction issues in focus Belarusian and Estonian delegations met in Minsk on October 3. A delegation from the Tallinn district of Lasnamäe is on a four-day visit to Minsk. In particular, for Partyzansky distict, this is a new partner in trade and economic and cultural relations. In turn, Estonian colleagues are interested in drawing on Belarusian experience in the industrial sector, inbound medical tourism and cooperation in the sphere of housing and communal services.

11.07.2016

NATO battalions to be placed in Baltic countries and Poland
NATO to deploy battalions in Baltic countries, Poland The largest NATO Summit in history completed in Warsaw. During two days, the presidents, heads of government and ministers discussed strategies for the future. It seems that the most resonant outcome of the negotiations is a decision to deploy one battalion of the alliance in each Baltic country as well as in Poland. The main countries that provide troops for it will be the USA, Germany, the UK and Canada. The NATO leaders also discussed the fate of Afghanistan. The financing of the Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic will continue until 2020.

20.04.2016

Estonians to be able to stay in Belarus up to 30 days without registration
Estonians to be able to stay in Belarus up to 30 days without registration Belarus and Estonia have signed an agreement on the entry and stay. Citizens of both countries have been given an opportunity to stay in the territory of the other country up to 30 days without registration. An Estonian delegation is in Minsk these days. The most fruitful area of ​​cooperation between the two countries is trade and economic dialogue. Oil products account for more than 60% of the total Belarusian export. Belarus also supplies to Estonia tractors, trucks and linen fabrics. 

08.12.2015

Estonia interested in Belarusian baby food
Estonia interested in Belarusian baby food Estonia is interested in long-term cooperation with Belarus. Among the priority areas are the agricultural sector and mechanical engineering. A parliamentary delegation from that Baltic republic paid particular attention to Belarusian products.

12.12.2014

Belarus confirms interest in tighter cooperation with African states 10 new ambassadors presented their credentials to Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko December 12. The ceremony symbolizes the official start of diplomats' duties in Belarus. This time, taking part in the ceremony were ambassadors of Afghanistan, Bulgaria, Egypt, the Republic of the Congo, Mozambique, Pakistan, Portugal, Syria, Ecuador and Estonia.   Credentials are formal requests of heads of other states asking the Belarusian President to accord full credence to diplomats' official statements.