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EU experts to advise Moldova on license conditions and quality of mobile and broadband services

28 November 2018
On 29–30 November, experts from Slovenia will visit the Republic of Moldova to provide advice in the field of radio spectrum assignment for mobile communications. The experts will study the current state of play and expectations of Moldovan experts and will share the challenges of future Moldovan…
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European Year of Cultural Heritage: Screenings of European films to take place in regions of Armenia

28 November 2018
Between 28 and 30 November, two Armenian cities, Gyumri and Dilijan, will host regional screenings of the European Film Festival 2018. The main part of the festival took place between 17 and 27 November in the country’s capital of Yerevan, enabling the screening of films produced in 11 countries…
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EU experts to advise Azerbaijan on tariffs in the telecommunication field

27 November 2018
On 29-30 November, experts from Italy, Finland, Latvia and Lithuania will visit Azerbaijan to assist the country with the improvement of its legislation and procedures relating to tariffs in the field of telecommunication. The visit is being organised by the European Commission’s Technical…
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Commissioner Hahn: “Developments in Sea of Azov are unacceptable”

27 November 2018
The EU Commissioner for Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Johannes Hahn, today tweeted about recent developments in the Sea of Azov: “Developments in Sea of Azov are unacceptable,” the tweet began. “Russia must immediately release the vessels and crew, ensure medical assistance to…
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Azerbaijan: New EU project to support youth entrepreneurship

27 November 2018
On 21 November, a new EU-funded project was launched in Azerbaijan. “Entrepreneurship for Youth” aims to strengthen capacity-building and ensure the participation of civil society in the development of the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Azerbaijan. The project aims to promote dialogue among various…
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Ukraine: Leading Members of European Parliament concerned by growing tensions in the Sea of Azov

27 November 2018
“We are profoundly concerned by tensions escalating in the Azov Sea on 25 November, which resulted in an incident between Russian and Ukrainian naval forces, leading to the Russian authorities closing the Kerch strait to traffic and to seizures of Ukrainian vessels, as well as hostilities,” said…
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Women in Business support helps Georgian hotel boost profits and turnover

27 November 2018
A hotel run by four women entrepreneurs in the Georgian city of Tskaltubo increased its annual turnover by 27% after it benefited from the Women in Business programme, part of the EU4Business initiative. With the help of the programme, the hotel’s management strengthened their internal processes…
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EU on the escalating tensions in the Azov Sea of Ukraine: “We expect Russia to restore freedom of passage at the Kerch strait”

26 November 2018
“The tensions in the Azov Sea and Kerch Strait have increased dangerously today, after an incident this morning between Russian and Ukrainian naval vessels as the latter were attempting to pass through the Kerch strait as well as subsequent developments, including the closure of the strait for…
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Armenia: Young European Ambassadors presented EU opportunities for youth in Armavir

26 November 2018
On 24 November, Young European Ambassadors (YEAs) from Armenia met with young people from the town of Armavir, Armenia. They shared information on the YEAs initiative and the opportunities it provides and reflected on EU projects and activities under the umbrella of the EU4Youth programme. The…
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‘Empowering Regions through High-Tech 2018’ – forum in Armenia

26 November 2018
On 1-2 December, the Armenian city of Gyumri will host the ‘Empowering Regions through High-Tech 2018’ forum. The event will gather entrepreneurs and young people engaged in the information technology (IT) and high-tech sectors from all regions of the country. Organised with the support of the EU…