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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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EU4Business takes Ukrainian berry firms to world organic exhibition in Germany

06 February 2019
Five Ukrainian companies producing organic berry products will take part in the BIOFACH 2019 Exhibition in Germany between 13 and 16 February. The event is the world's leading organic food exhibition and the five companies from Ukraine will attend thanks to the support of the EU4Business initiative…
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EU helps to introduce transparent financial reporting framework in Ukraine

28 January 2019
As of the first quarter of 2019, public interest enterprises in Ukraine will start financial reporting under a new electronic format. The EU project EU-FINSTAR, which supports the introduction of the new system in Ukraine, together with the Chamber of Auditors held a conference for entities…
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EU to assist Ukraine with new requirements for the competence of state veterinary laboratories

16 January 2019
On 29-30 January, experts from Latvia, Lithuania and Romania will visit Ukraine to conduct a workshop on implementing the new edition of a document issued by the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC). The document (EN ISO/IEC…
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EU and Ukraine sign new programme to facilitate reform of public financial management

10 January 2019
In December 2018, Ukraine and EU signed an agreement on the launch of the new EU support programme to strengthen the public financial management system in Ukraine. The new programme aims at assisting the Ukrainian authorities in strengthening the budget process and public sector accounting,…
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Ukrainian berry industry gets ready for the German market

09 January 2019
How to export fresh and frozen berries to Germany was the focus of a one-day training seminar organised for Ukrainian export-oriented berry companies in December 2018 in the country’s capital of Kyiv. The event took place under the framework of the EU-funded ‘Eastern Partnership: Ready to Trade…
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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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EU approves disbursement of €500 million in Macro-Financial Assistance to Ukraine

30 November 2018
On 30 November, the European Commission, on behalf of the EU, approved the disbursement of the first €500 million of the new Macro-Financial Assistance (MFA) programme to Ukraine. With this disbursement, the total MFA extended to Ukraine by the EU since 2014 will reach €3.3 billion, the largest…
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Ukraine: EU experts to share experience in public finance management

21 November 2018
On 27-28 November, experts from Finland and Sweden will join a workshop in the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv to discuss management of public finances. The event will gather officials from the Ministry of Regional Development of Ukraine and Kyiv and Bila Tserkva city councils, who will touch upon…
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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…