New Nordic Country – Reform Party’s idea for Estonia’s new vision

Estonia must become a New Nordic Country, ie a world leader in terms of personal and economic freedoms, a country with a Nordic standard of living and level of safety, while being socially and technologically more dynamic and flexible than the “old” Nordic countries, Prime Minister Taavi Roivas said at the Reform Party convention on Saturday.

“Our vision of Estonia – a New Nordic Country – is a state well protected, economically successful, ensuring equal opportunities, valuing the family and championing European values. New Nordic Country is the big narrative for Estonia – a better protected, richer and growing nation,” Roivas said.

“We have quite good prerequisites to make it – already now Estonia is in the absolute top globally in many areas,” Roivas said, naming good education levels of the population, good business climate and low public debt as prerequisites for economic growth.

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