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Commissioner Hahn visits Armenia

29 January 2019
The EU Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Johannes Hahn, is visiting Armenia on 29-30 January. He is to meet the country’s leadership to discuss EU support to Armenia on its reform path and the need for a continued engagement of the country in the region…
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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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Energy Community Director Kopač highlights green investment opportunities in Ukraine at Davos

29 January 2019
On 22-25 January, the Director of the Energy Community, Janez Kopač, participated in a panel discussion on the investment climate in Ukraine at the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos. At the climate-change focused meeting, Mr Kopač underlined that the investment climate in the…
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Startup Boost Weekend: Armenian students invited to apply

29 January 2019
Young Armenian entrepreneurs have until 15 February to apply for the fourth Startup Boost Weekend in Armenia on 22-24 February. This time, the weekend will be held at Yerevan State University for around 120 students from six partner universities. The event is supported by the EU4Business SMEDA (…
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EU Advisory Mission helps bolster police preparedness ahead of presidential elections

28 January 2019
Last week, the European Union Advisory Mission (EUAM) launched the first of 15 electoral training sessions for police in Lviv region of Ukraine. A total of 375 patrol and district police officers, as well as representatives of the Main Police Department of Lviv region will undergo the training…
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Armenia: EU Delegation organises cross-country mass ski races in Shirak region

28 January 2019
On 26-27 January, the EU Delegation to Armenia organised Ashotsk Cross-Country Mass Ski Races in the country’s Shirak region. Over 400 people took part in this two-day event, which took place in the snowy northern community of Ashotsk. The races ran in children’s, men’s and women’s categories.…
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Common challenges, common solutions: conference in Estonia to discuss past, present and future of Eastern Partnership

28 January 2019
On 8 February, the Estonian capital of Tallinn will host the 6th Annual Conference on the Eastern Partnership. This year’s event will mark the tenth anniversary of the EU’s Eastern Partnership policy. The conference will gather high-level representatives of all three parties involved in the…
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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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Winners #EU4Energy Markets contest announced

28 January 2019
The #EU4Energy contest on Energy Markets was organised between 11th and 19th January 2019. Over the course of two weeks, participants from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine had the chance to test their knowledge about the energy sector, as well as find out new and…
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EU4Business: Opportunities for agricultural producers in Moldova

28 January 2019
A series of seminars for agricultural producers, processors and exporters is being organised by the Fruit Garden of Moldova project under the EU4Business initiative. The project will visit 30 districts of the country between November 2018 and March 2019. The next seminars to take place will be in…