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EU in Svaneti: EU launches two new local development projects in Mestia, Georgia

25 June 2019
The EU has launched two large development projects under the motto “EU in Svaneti”. The projects are designed and supported by the European Union, the Embassy of Sweden and the Austrian Development Cooperation. The first project, entitled “GRETA”, will support Georgian small and medium-sized…
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Entrepreneurship school graduates meet local businesses in Georgia

20 June 2019
To mark the successful completion of the Entrepreneurship School in Samegrelo, Georgia, set up as part of the EU4Youth programme, 19 graduates of the school were joined by the EU Ambassador to Georgia and the Danish Refugee Council Country Director on a study visit to various businesses in Kutaisi…
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Georgia hosts international forum on supporting local agribusiness and promoting rural development

18 June 2019
On 13–14 June, the Bolnisi Municipality of Georgia hosted an international forum bringing together rural development actors from Georgia and other countries of the Eastern Neighbourhood region. The event was attended by around 150 participants representing national and local governments, civil…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

14 June 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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Georgia: EU Ambassador visits Imereti to highlight EU assistance

12 June 2019
Last week, the Head of the EU Delegation to Georgia, Ambassador Carl Hartzell, visited several projects designed and funded by the EU to strengthen economic development and create jobs in the Georgian region of Imereti. He also made a stop at Kutaisi Airport to meet with the Georgian border…
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EU4Business: Empowering Georgian hazelnut, dried fruit and tea companies to trade more and better

07 June 2019
Between 18 and 30 May, consultants from the International Trade Centre carried out an expert mission in the Western Part of Georgia, visiting 16 project beneficiary companies from the hazelnut, dried fruit and tea sectors. The visits were organised in the framework of the Ready to Trade project,…
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EU4Business: Georgian information and communication technology companies connect with their Estonian and Latvian counterparts

06 June 2019
On 5 June, leading Estonian and Latvian information and communication technology (ICT) companies visited Georgia to participate in an international business-to-business exchange event, where they discussed possibilities for potential partnerships and joint projects. Georgian governmental officials…
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EU supports enhancement of financial inclusion and accountability in Georgia

03 June 2019
In May, the EU announced a pledge of €4.5 million for Georgia which will be used to support private sector development, boost the growth of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), and enhance productivity and financial inclusion. This work will be carried out through the EU’s Financial…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

03 June 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: 590 loans to small and medium-sized enterprises in Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine to support over 20,000 jobs

27 May 2019
As part of the European Investment Bank’s Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area (DCFTA) Initiative East Guarantee Facility, which benefits from financial support from the EU4Business initiative, 590 loans have been issued in Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. The loans amount to €92…