The first public-private working group meeting on supporting the implementation of a roadmap for the development of small and medium-sized enterprises in Azerbaijan will take place on 7 December in Baku.
Monthly Archives November 2017
The EU-China container train will start running across Ukraine this year, Ukrainian Infrastructure Minister Volodymyr Omelyan said during the infrastructure day in the European Business Association.
US software company Rogue Wave Software announced it acquired the Java developer tool provider Zeroturnaround, established in Estonia, which has more than 65,000 active users in more than 90 countries.
European Union experts will be visiting Georgia on 4–6 December. The aim of the expert mission is to provide advice on the implementation of an appropriate competitive market for electricity in Georgia, taking into account the third EU Energy Package.
The Board of Directors of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development has approved a new strategy for Moldova for 2017-2022. EBRD will provide financial assistance for restructuring the banking sector, enhancing energy security, supporting private firms and promoting commercialisation of public utilities and better infrastructure.
According to the European Commission eGovernment Benchmark 2017, Latvia ranks 8th by e-government performance with results that are higher than the EU average, the Latvian Ministry of Environment and Regional Development said.
Reforming of the energy sector is one of the most urgent issues in the overwhelming majority of the post-Soviet countries. In this regard, an introduction of the international standards is among key points.
Switzerland is interested in deepening the relations with Armenia in economic field, Ambassador of Switzerland to Armenia Lukas Gasser said during the “Armenian-Swiss Business Day-2017” conference.
Azerbaijan and Croatia held the first meeting of the Joint Commission on Economic Cooperation in Baku. During the meeting Azerbaijan's Taxes Minister and Croatian Deputy Prime Minister considered bilateral cooperation issues, including implementation of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline project, which aims to deliver Azerbaijani natural gas to Europe.