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Austria to share experience of safe operation and management of cableway installations with Georgia

21 February 2019
On 26-28 February, representatives of the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia will visit Austria to learn about the country’s experience in the installation and safe operation of cableways designed to carry persons. The aim of the study visit is to provide advice on the safe…
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Georgia: New programme to build and upgrade 100 km of East-West Highway

20 February 2019
Georgia will be better connected to the EU and enjoy safer travel conditions within the country thanks to financial and technical aid from the EU. On 19 February, the European Investment Bank (EIB) and other EU institutions announced their support for a wide-ranging programme of transport…
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Winner of #EU4Energy Energy Markets contest receives electric scooter

20 February 2019
The EU Ambassador to the Republic of Moldova, Peter Michalko, has awarded the main prize to the winner of the #EU4Energy Energy Markets contest, Veronika Sili. Thanks to her victory, Veronika became the proud owner of an electric scooter. The #EU4Energy contest on Energy Markets was organised…
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Young European Ambassadors kick off Eastern Partnership's 10th anniversary celebrations

13 February 2019
100 Young European Ambassadors from the EU and its six Eastern partner countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) are gathering this week in Brussels to celebrate the achievements of the Eastern Partnership (EaP) over the past decade. "Young people are…
The European Maritime Safety Agency launches the “European Neighbours Policy” Maritime Fellowships at the World Maritime University

The European Maritime Safety Agency launches fellowships for Neighbourhood area at the World Maritime University

08 February 2019
The European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) officially launched nominations of candidates to join the next class of the Master of Science in Maritime Affairs at the World Maritime University (WMU) for the class 2019-2020. The fellowships are provided under the framework of the EU-funded regional…
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EU-supported training on implementation of Maritime Labour Convention in Black and Caspian Sea regions

04 February 2019
On 30-31 January, 16 representatives of maritime authorities from countries in the Black and Caspian Sea regions participated in a training seminar in Lisbon, Portugal on key aspects of the implementation of the Maritime Labour Convention. The seminar discussed the provisions for working…
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Sweden to share experience of simplified procedure for customs declaration with Azerbaijan

30 January 2019
On 7-8 February, experts from Azerbaijan will visit Sweden to learn about the country’s experience in the simplification and acceleration of customs procedures on goods and means of transport, as well as the management of customs warehouses and terminals. The study visit will cover topics on the…
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EU experts to advise Moldova on costing for postal services and access to the universal service network

29 January 2019
On 7-8 February, experts from Austria and Lithuania will visit the Republic of Moldova to provide an overview of the legal framework for postal services in the EU and to show examples of its transposition into the national legal systems in different EU Member States. The event is being organised…
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Winners #EU4Energy Markets contest announced

28 January 2019
The #EU4Energy contest on Energy Markets was organised between 11th and 19th January 2019. Over the course of two weeks, participants from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine had the chance to test their knowledge about the energy sector, as well as find out new and…
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EU project develops “Complex Action Plan” to improve management of infrastructure projects in Ukraine

21 January 2019
An action plan for reforming the project cycle management of infrastructure projects in Ukraine, developed with EU support, was presented at the inter-ministerial meeting in the country’s capital of Kyiv on 18 January. The so-called Complex Action Plan was developed by the country’s Ministries of…