The newspaper Postimees is Estonia’s biggest and oldest quality daily which is published six days a week, from Monday to Saturday.

On weekdays the circulation of Postimees is around 50,000 copies, while the circulation of Postimees Nädalavahetus, which is published on Saturdays, is about 60,000 copies.

Postimees writes about different areas of life, and offers reading material to people of different ages and interests by providing an overview of events in Estonia as well as abroad in an operative and impartial manner. Readers of Postimees can always be sure that they have access to the most important news with additional values of introducing the background and offering different commentary. The main characteristics of the readers of Postimees are vitality, thirst for knowledge, optimism, political and cultural activism, orientation for work and self-improvement, ambition, and long-term loyalty to the newspaper.

On weekdays, Estonia’s biggest county newspaper Tartu Postimees is published as part of Postimees in Tartu and Jõgeva counties and Otepää. On Thursdays, Maa Elu, which has by now become the weekly with Estonia’s biggest circulation (about 82,000), is published as part of Postimees and all county newspapers. Maa Elu can also be subscribed to separately. In addition, different topical additional newspapers and advertisement supplements are published every month.

Postimees Nädalavahetus, which is published on Saturdays, as well as weekend supplements Arvamus ja Kultuur and Arter provide readers with longer character and opinion stories, in addition to news and portrait stories that map the week’s events. The weekend newspaper offers exciting reportages as well as useful tips. is a news portal which publishes topical domestic and global news and opinions. The news portal incorporates portals which publish local news from Tallinn, Tartu, Pärnu, Viljandi, Rakvere, Järva County and Valga County as well as culture, women’s, business, consumer, health, home, technology, sports, entertainment portals (Elu24, Limon) and a weather portal (

Postimees also has news portals in Russian and English: and