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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…
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Slovenia to share experience on alcoholic products control with Moldova

20 September 2018
On 24–26 September, officials from the Ministry of Health, Labour and Social Protection of the Republic of Moldova will visit Slovenia to learn about best practices in the field of alcohol control. This knowledge should help Moldova to establish all necessary mechanisms for an effective system of…
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Two new business clusters launched in Moldova with EU support

17 September 2018
Two new business clusters have been launched in southern and northern regions of the Republic of Moldova with the EU’s support. The clusters cover creative industries in Cahul and textile companies in Soroca and offer the opportunity to bring businesses together to develop joint projects. “…
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Four years on from the introduction of free trade, two thirds of Moldova's exports now go to the EU

06 September 2018
Over two thirds (68%) of Moldova’s exports now go to the EU, the Head of the EU Delegation to the Republic of Moldova Peter Michalko has said. Ambassador Michalko’s statement came in a message released to mark the four-year anniversary of the introduction of the Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade…