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Eesti ja Euroopa Liidu poliitik. | An Estonian politician, since 2010 the European Commissioner for Transport.
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Siim Kallas Biography

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Siim Kallas (sündinud 2. oktoobril 1948 Tallinnas) on Eesti ja Euroopa Liidu poliitik. Aastatel 2002–2003 oli ta Eesti peaminister. Alates 1. novembrist 2004 on Siim Kallas Euroopa Komisjoni asepresident ning administratiivasjade, auditi ja korruptsioonivastase võitluse volinik.

 

Töökohad

  • 1975–1979 ENSV Rahandusministeeriumis spetsialist
  • 1979–1986 NSVL Riiklike Hoiukassade Eesti Vabariikliku Peavalitsuse juhataja
  • 1986–1989 Rahva Hääle peatoimetaja asetäitja
  • 1989–1991 Eesti Ametiühingute Keskliidu esimees
  • 1989–1991 Nõukogude Liidu rahvasaadik
  • 1991–1995 Eesti Panga president
  • 1995–1996 Eesti välisminister
  • 1996 Euroopa Nõukogu eesistuja
  • VIII ja IX Riigikogu liige
  • 1999–2002 rahandusminister
  • 2002–2003 peaminister
  • Alates aastast 2004 Euroopa Komisjoni asepresident

 

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Siim Kallas (born 2 October 1948 in Tallinn) is an Estonian politician, currently serving as European Commissioner for Transport. He is also one of five vice-presidents of the 27-member Barroso Commission. He has been nominated as commissioner for Transport and vice-president in the second Barroso Commission. Kallas has been Prime Minister of Estonia, Estonian Minister of Finance, Estonian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Member of the Supreme Council of the Soviet Union and member of the Riigikogu. Kallas is a member and former leader of the free-market liberal Estonian Reform Party. Kallas was a vice-president of Liberal International.

 

Career

  • 1975–1979: Specialist at the Finance Ministry of the Estonian SSR
  • 1979–1986: Chairman of the Central Authority of the Savings Banks
  • 1986–1989: Deputy chief editor of the Communist Party newspaper Rahva Hääl
  • 1989–1991: Chairman of the Central Union of the Estonian Trade Unions
  • 1989–1991: Member of the Supreme Council of the Soviet Union
  • 1991–1995: President of the Bank of Estonia
  • 1995–2004: Member of the Parliament of the Republic of Estonia
  • 1995–1996: Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • 1996  : Chairman of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe
  • 1999–2002: Minister of Finance
  • 2002–2003: Prime minister
  • 2004–2004: EU Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs, serving with Joaquín Almunia
  • 2004–2010: EU Commissioner for Administrative Affairs, Audit and Anti-Fraud and Vice-president of the Commission
  • 2010–  : EU Commissioner for Transport and Vice-president of the Commission

 

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January 28, 2013

updated: 2014-04-01

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