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Young European Ambassadors kick off Eastern Partnership's 10th anniversary celebrations

14 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…
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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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EU advises Moldova on developing an efficient traceability system in its wine sector

22 January 2019
On 28-29 January, experts from Italy and Portugal will visit the Republic of Moldova to provide advice and guidance for Moldovan officials, inspectors and wine producers on the elements required to develop an efficient traceability system in the wine sector in order to harmonise the country's…
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Eastern Partnership: Promoting stronger economies and societies for the EU’s six Eastern Partners

06 December 2018
On 6 December , the Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, together with the European Commission, is hosting the 5th Eastern Partnership Business Forum in Vienna. This will be followed by the Eastern Partnership’s Annual Conference on 7 December. The two events will bring…
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New funding opportunities for small businesses in Moldova

06 December 2018
Small businesses in Moldova will soon be able to bring their products and services up to EU standards, as the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and EU are opening new funding opportunities. The EBRD is providing a €5 million loan to the Chisinau-based subsidiary of Banca…
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Mayors for Economic Growth: New staff exchange opportunity in Eastern Neighbourhood

20 November 2018
Acting members of the EU-funded Mayors for Economic Growth (M4EG) initiative have until 30 January 2019 to apply for a new opportunity for staff exchange missions. This exchange is aimed at supporting the M4EG acting members with the implementation of their Local Economic Development Plan by…
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“Created in Moldova, Appreciated Worldwide”: campaign to mark four years of free trade area implementation launched in Moldova

16 November 2018
On 8 November, a national campaign was launched in the Republic of Moldova to increase public awareness of opportunities opened up for Moldovan products under the Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement (DCFTA) with the EU. Under the slogan “Created in Moldova, Appreciated Worldwide”, the…
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European Civil Aviation Conference shares experience on cargo and mail screening with Eastern Neighbourhood countries

15 November 2018
On 7-8 November, the screening requirements for cargo and mail shipments were discussed at a workshop in Luxembourg. The workshop, hosted by the Luxembourg Civil Aviation Authority,  was attended by representatives of relevant state institutions from Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan,…
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Eastern Partnership: EU and neighbouring countries review progress of the 20 Deliverables for 2020 to bring concrete benefits for citizens

15 October 2018
Foreign Ministers from 28 EU Member States and the EU’s six Eastern partners – Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine – met with Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn in a meeting chaired by EU High…
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EU to share experience of implementing extended producer responsibility with Moldova

26 September 2018
On 2–3 October, experts from several EU countries will visit the Republic of Moldova to provide advice and guidance on the implementation of extended producer responsibility (EPR) in the EU, with a particular focus on the EPR schemes and systems in place and the applicable instruments. The visit…