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EU approves import of snails from Armenia

05 December 2019
The European Union has authorised the export of snails from Armenian to the EU, according to an announcement published on the Facebook page of the EU Delegation to Armenia on 5 December. According to the EU Delegation, this is the third product of animal origin from Armenia, which has been…
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EU4Youth opportunity in Armenia: Entrepreneurship training, business consulting and grants

05 December 2019
The ‘EU4Youth: Employability and Stability in Armenia, Belarus and Ukraine’ project has launched the recruitment of the last group of trainees under its entrepreneurship component in Armenia. The deadline for applications is 30 December 2019.   If you are aged 16-35 from Yerevan, have…
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Belarus: A round table to be held in Minsk based on the results of a gender study and labour market analysis

05 December 2019
On 9 December, a round table will be held in Minsk to discuss the results of a gender study on “Conditions for accessing the labour market in the high-tech field. Young women of Mahilioŭ and Babrujsk" and labour market analysis in target regions. The event is organised by the Belarusian Red Cross…
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France to share experience in EU’s core principles of banking supervision with Ukraine

04 December 2019
On 10-12 December, three experts from the National Bank of Ukraine will visit France to gain knowledge and practical experience in implementing the principles of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision relating to banking supervision. The National Bank of Ukraine aims to learn from their EU…
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Digital transformation in focus at international conference in Minsk

03 December 2019
More than 200 participants learned about the EU-funded Eastern Partnership Connect (EaP Connect) project and the Belarusian research and education network at an international conference held in Minsk on 21 November. The event was organised by the United Institute of Informatics Problems of the…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

02 December 2019
'EU NEIGHBOURS east’ has picked out a selection of exclusive new opportunities for citizens of the Eastern Neighbourhood countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. If you are interested jobs, internships, scholarships, competitions, conferences and…
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HR/VP Josep Borrell: A stronger European Union within a better, greener and safer world

02 December 2019
On 1 December, Josep Borrell assumed the post of EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission. " I am privileged and honoured to take up the role of the European Union’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and…
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Speech by President-elect von der Leyen in the European Parliament Plenary on the occasion of the presentation of her College of Commissioners and their programme

28 November 2019
Mr President, Honourable Members,  Exactly thirty years ago, today - the 27th of November, the clock strikes twelve.Church bells ring. Sirens blare. Workers down tools. Factories, mines and shops empty as the streets fill up with dance and hope. The historic two-hour general strike in the middle…
European Parliament elects the von der Leyen Commission

European Parliament elects the von der Leyen Commission

28 November 2019
In a roll call vote that took place at noon on Wednesday, MEPs approved the new College of Commissioners with 461 votes in favour, 157 against and 89 abstentions. During her opening statement, European Commission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen reiterated many of the commitments she made in…
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EU and Armenia celebrate 2nd anniversary of Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement

27 November 2019
On 26 November, EU and Armenia marked the 2nd anniversary of the signing of the bilateral Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement (CEPA). The celebration took place in the form of an inclusive "Stronger Together" fashion show in which people with disabilities took part. The Head of EU…