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Fourth Belarusian Entrepreneurship Week taking place in Minsk

21 March 2019
This week, the Belarusian capital of Minsk is hosting its fourth Entrepreneurship Week. The event started on 18 March and will last until 24 March. It will include roundtable meetings and panel discussions on topical issues related to the business community in Belarus. Participants also have chance…
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EU helps Georgian winemakers expand at home and abroad

19 March 2019
For modern Georgia, wine is among the country’s top exports. Together with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), the EU helps Georgian winemakers invest in better equipment, standards and processes. A new EBRD video talks about the meaning of wine production to the country…
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EU-supported workshop to discuss ways to achieve zero waste production in Ukraine

19 March 2019
A series of workshops on zero waste production for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) will be organised in Ukraine between 27 March and 24 April. A first seminar will be organised between 27 and 29 March in the west-Ukrainian city of Rivne and a second one - from 22 to 24 April in the…
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EU expert mission to Ukraine to assist with unification of access to employment services and career guidance

19 March 2019
On 25-27 March, experts from France will visit Ukraine to discuss the unification of access to employment services and career guidance with representatives of the country’s State Employment Service. The aim is to study the European experience of and main tools for employment and dismissal,…
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New opportunities for small and medium businesses in Ukraine

18 March 2019
Thousands of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Ukraine stand to benefit from new financing opportunities offered by the EU and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). In a joint initiative, both institutions are introducing the EU4Business-EBRD Credit Line to…
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EU supports tech startup ecosystem in Armenia

18 March 2019
On 15 March, the EU Delegation to Armenia organised a site visit in Yerevan to get acquainted with the innovative companies and startups that have received technical and financial support in the framework of the EU's “Support to SME Development in Armenia” (SMEDA) project. The visit was attended…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

15 March 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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EU4Business: Armenian producers strike trade deals at international organic trade fair

15 March 2019
Companies from Armenia have secured trade deals for dried and canned fruits, jams, juices and herbs at BioFach 2019, the world’s leading trade fair for organic products, in Nuremberg, Germany. Four Armenian companies took part in the trade fair between 14 and 16 February, thanks to the support of…
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EU4Business conference on fruit and berry production and marketing in Tbilisi

13 March 2019
On 12 March, Georgian fruit and berry producers gathered in the country’s capital of Tbilisi for a conference organised under the EU4Business initiative. The participants discussed best international practices in the field of apple, pear and berry production, preservation, processing and…
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Georgian organic food producers go global during BioFach 2019

11 March 2019
Companies from Georgia recently secured more than €600,000 worth of orders from international buyers at BioFach 2019, the world’s leading trade fair for organic products, in Nuremberg, Germany. Producers from Georgia exhibited a variety of organic products at the trade fair, including herbs,…