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Expert mission on the transposition of EU regulations in the field of aviation

17 April 2018
On 18-20 April, an expert from Austria will visit the Republic of Moldova to support the country’s Civil Aviation Agency in the transposition of EU regulations in the field of Air Traffic Management and Air Navigation Services. The scope of the expert mission will cover the framework regulations…
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EU supports innovation at Ukraine’s leading private postal service

05 April 2018
A new parcel sorting technology will be installed in Ukraine’s biggest private postal company “Nova Poshta LLC”, thanks to a new loan recently announced through the project supported by EU and Global Environment Facility. The loan will be provided by the European Bank for Reconstruction and…
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EMSA hosts training on European Neighbourhood Instrument Integrated Maritime Services Operators

20 February 2018
In the context of the SAFEMED IV and Black and Caspian Sea projects, both funded by the EU, eleven participants from Azerbaijan, Georgia, Jordan, Morocco and Tunisia have undergone the training for the European Neighbourhood Instrument (ENI) Integrated Maritime Services (IMS) Operators. The…
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EU and Armenia meet in Yerevan to discuss cooperation in several areas

30 January 2018
The fifth EU-Armenia subcommittee meeting on energy, transport, environment, climate action and civil protection is taking place in Yerevan on 30-31 January. The meeting comes after the signature of the EU-Armenia Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement (CEPA) on 24 November 2017. In…
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Armenia: EU-supported video shows first solar-powered bus stops in Yerevan

11 January 2018
The European Union has supported the creation of the first solar-powered bus stops in the Armenian capital Yerevan. A video released by the EU Delegation to Armenia shows how citizens can now charge their mobile phones while waiting for a bus in the city. Each solar-powered bus stop can fully…
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EU supports electrification of Ukrainian railways

08 January 2018
A 15-year sovereign-guaranteed loan of up to €150 million will be provided to Ukrainian Railways to help electrify and connect the Dolynska-Mykolaiv-Kolosivka railway line to the high voltage grid. It will also help to install a second track on single-track sections of the Dolynska-Mykolaiv railway…
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EU-supported analysis aims to assist creation of charging stations for electric cars in Ukraine

19 December 2017
According to an EU-supported analysis, the development of environmentally-friendly transport in Ukraine is being held back by the absence of a regulated market for electric charging stations. “If proper infrastructure is to be developed, it is necessary to create transparent conditions for…
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Expert mission to help Ukraine join European car and driving licence information system

11 December 2017
Between 12 and 13 December, the European Commission’s Technical Assistance and Information Exchange Instrument (TAIEX) is conducting an expert mission to Ukraine on the European Car and Driving Licence Information System (EUCARIS). EUCARIS is a multifunctional information and communication system…
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EU helps green port development in Azerbaijan

15 November 2017
A workshop in the Azerbaijani capital Baku on 20-21 November will focus on new initiatives in green and smart port developments. The workshop, which has been organised by the European Commission’s Technical Assistance and Information Exchange Instrument (TAIEX), will also look at the promotion of…
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Statement: EU welcomes opening of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway

31 October 2017
“The opening of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway is a major step in transport interconnections linking the European Union, Turkey, Georgia, Azerbaijan, and Central Asia,” said the EU in a statement on Monday. The EU welcomed the new rail corridor which, coupled with investments, improved…