Estonian president visits Slovakia for first time

Toomas Hendrik Ilves will make the first ever official visit by an Estonian president to Slovakia between April 18 and 19, the TASR newswire reported.

Toomas Hendrik Ilves will make the first ever official visit by an Estonian president to Slovakia between April 18 and 19, the TASR newswire reported.

During his visit, Ilves is expected to meet President Ivan Gašparovič, Prime Minister Robert Fico and Speaker of Parliament Pavol Paška and hold talks concerning bilateral relations, the situation in the eurozone, the new EU budget and the future of EU integration processes. He is also expected to discuss the EU’s Eastern Partnership programme and a planned summit in Vilnius in November.

The Estonian president will also attend the official opening of Globsec, an international security conference taking place in Bratislava between April 18 and 20.

Source: TASR

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

Get daily Slovak news directly to your inbox

Top stories

Jankovská admitted to her relationship with Kočner. She also mentioned Fico

Former state secretary of the Justice Ministry started cooperating with the investigators after months in pre-trial custody for corruption-related crimes.

Monika Jankovská

Pass a Slovak language dictation so you can work with foreigners

The draft migration policy proposal is out. Where does a foreigner find the official, certified list of cultural realities and traditions they are supposed to respect?

Some problems with the Foreigners’ Police continue.

One in five women has experienced violence

The situation is far from satisfactory, said President Čaputová.