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Kultuuriminister Indrek Saar. Foto Kadri Purje
18.06.2018|Ministry of Culture

Minister of Culture Indrek Saar to visit Denmark

Today, Minister of Culture Indrek Saar will start a visit to the Kingdom of Denmark. In the course of the four-day visit, Minister Saar will meet with Mette Bock, the Danish Minister of Culture, visit several cultural institutions and participate in a debate at the Danish opinion festival. During...
Grigor Narekatshi „Nutulaulude raamatu“ tõlge eesti keelde, tõlkija Peeter Volkonski. TLÜ Kirjastuselt. Foto: Kultuuriministeerium
11.06.2018|Ministry of Culture

Minister of Culture Indrek Saar is starting his visit to Armenia and Georgia

Today, Minister of Culture Indrek Saar will start his visit to Armenia and Georgia.  In the course of the three-day trip, he will meet with Armenian Minister of Culture Lilit Makunc and Georgian Minister of Culture Mihheil Giorgadze. He will also attend concerts by the Estonian State Symphony...
Kultuuriminister Indrek Saar. Foto: Riigikantselei
25.05.2018|Ministry of Culture

Saar: EU cultural funding must be equally accessible in the next budgetary period

Today, Minister of Culture Indrek Saar will participate in the meeting of the European Union’s Education, Youth, Culture and Sports Council in Brussels. At the meeting, the ministers of culture of the member states will discuss how to better link culture to the other European Union policy areas...
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17.05.2018|Ministry of Culture

Estonian Government approved integration goals until 2020

At a meeting today, the government approved the report on the fulfilment of the 2017 implementation programme for the Integrating Estonia 2020 development plan and its activities for 2018-2020. The activities that had been planned to date were completed and significant sectoral changes are expected...
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10.05.2018|Ministry of Culture

A new study on Estonia’s creative industries provides an overview of the developments and future prospects of the sector

On 8 May, the Ministry of Culture, in cooperation with Enterprise Estonia and the Estonian Institute of Economic Research, introduced the results of the recently completed study and charting of Estonia’s creative industries. The presentation was opened by Minister of Culture Indrek Saar. Anu-Maaja...
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10.04.2018|Ministry of Culture

Minister of Culture at the London Book Fair: Estonian literature more successful than ever

Today, the Estonian Minister of Culture Indrek Saar opens the London Book Fair 2018, together with Dace Melbārde, the Latvian Minister of Culture, and Liana Ruokytė-Jonsson, the Lithuanian Minister of Culture. This year’s Market Focus countries are the Baltic States with a joint exhibition. The...
The exhibition "Wild Souls. Symbolism in the Baltic States". Photo: Musée d'Orsay.
08.04.2018|Ministry of Culture

Minister of Culture Indrek Saar to visit Paris and London

Tomorrow,  on 9 April, the Estonian Minister of Culture Indrek Saar will start his visit to Paris and London. During the two-day visit, the Minister of Culture will meet with his French, Latvian, and Lithuanian colleagues and attend the opening of the exhibition on Baltic symbolist art at the...
At the meeting with Noura Al Kaabi, the Minister of Culture of the United Arab Emirates (on the left), Secretary General Nõgene presented the Minister with a scarf, created by the Estonian fashion designer Lilli Jahilo, who is currently actve on the AUE market. Photo: Estonian Ministry of Culture
29.03.2018|Ministry of Culture

Secretary General Nõgene in the United Arab Emirates: Estonia’s rich culture is a powerful calling card that opens new markets for cross-sector collaboration

Paavo Nõgene, Secretary General of the Estonian Ministry of Culture, started a visit to the United Arab Emirates today. The purpose of the four-day visit is to promote cultural cooperation between the two countries.   At the meeting with Noura Al Kaabi, the Minister of Culture of the United...
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27.03.2018|Ministry of Culture

Minister of Culture Saar in London: Estonia is a reliable partner for the British media and film industry

Tomorrow, on 28 March, Estonian Minister of Culture Indrek Saar will start a one-day visit to London. During the visit,  Minister Saar will speak at the business seminar intended for the representatives of international TV broadcasters, organised in London by the Estonian Chamber of Commerce...
Paavo Nõgene. Foto: Kultuuriministeerium
26.03.2018|Ministry of Culture

Secretary General of the Estonian Ministry of Culture Mr Paavo Nõgene moves on to head publicly listed company Tallink Grupp

Mr Paavo Nõgene, the Secretary General of the Ministry of Culture has announced his resignation to head a publicly listed company  AS Tallink Grupp. Secretary General Nõgene will remain in his current capacity in the Ministry of Culture until 30 April 2018.   Mr Nõgene has held the...

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