Upcoming events

The OECD Eurasia Week is being held at the Rixos Almaty Hotel (pictured above) from 23 to 25 October 2017 and will count on the participation of the Eastern Partnership countries involved in the EU4Business programme.
SME competitiveness, internationalisation and access to finance for small and medium-sized companies will be high on the agenda of the OECD’s Eurasia Week in Kazakhstan in October 2017. Eurasia Week is an opportunity for Eastern Partnership (EaP) countries involved in the EU4Business programme to strengthen their relations with one another, with countries from Central Asia and with OECD member...
Women entrepreneurs are invited to a ‘Going Digital’ training organised by the Ivano-Frankivsk Business Support Centre in Ukraine with the support of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the EU4Business initiative. The training takes place in two parts on 23-24 October and 27-28 November, and the deadline for registration is 17 October. The training is aimed at women...
export conference
Exporters from the Dnipropetrovsk region of Ukraine are invited to take part in an EU4Business conference on ‘Potential markets for products of Ukrainian producers’. The event is organised on 24 October by the Dnipro Business Support Centre, with the support of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). The conference aims to bring together: representatives from SMEs in the...
Project management for consulting
The Advice for Small Businesses programme, implemented by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and funded by the European Union under EU4business initiative and Sweden, is offering a four-day training course in the Republic of Moldova on ‘Project management for consulting’, from 24-27 October 2017. The four-day course invites consultants to learn project management skills “...
Best Practices for Export and Trade Finance on 25-27 October
A three-day training course on ‘Best Practices for Export and Trade Finance’ is being organised by the Sumy Business Support Centre in Ukraine supported by the European bank for Reconstruction and Development in the framework of the EU4Business initiative. The training takes place from 25-27 October 2017. The deadline for registration is 20 October. The course aims to help exporters evaluate the...
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The 4th Eastern Partnership (EaP) Business Forum is to be held in Tallinn on 26 and 27 October 2017 to promote cross-border economic relations, transparency and new business opportunities and cooperation between EU and EaP countries, with a particular focus on SMEs. The focus of this year’s forum – entitled “Digital Economy: Innovative Platform for Transparent Borderless Business” – is...
Going digital training
Women entrepreneurs are invited to a ‘Going Digital’ training organised by the Women in Business programme of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the EU4Business initiative. The training takes place in two parts on 26-27 October and 16-17 November 2017, in Tbilisi, and the deadline for registration is 13 October. The course – aimed at women who are leading their...
The Prime Minister of Belarus Andrei Kobyakov and European Commissioner for Neighbourhood Policy Johannes Hahn will be among a number of top-level speakers to address the Belarusian-European Economic Forum in Luxembourg on 27 October 2017. The forum is organised by the National Agency of Investment and Privatisation of Belarus, and the Belarusian ministries of foreign affairs and economy The...
The training targets established exporters in how to assess and enter new markets
SMEs looking to improve their export and export management skills, are invited to sign up for an EU4Business training organised by the Chernihiv Business Support Centre, part of the EU-funded Network of Business Support Centres , implemented by the EBRD in Ukraine. The training takes place on 30 October - 1 November, and the deadline for registration is 23 October. ‘Advanced Export Practice and...
The German-Ukrainian Fund and the Kyiv City State Administration are holding a press conference on 30 October to present a new programme on the compensation of interest rates for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Kyiv, issued under the GUF’s SME Support Programme funded by the German Government through KfW in cooperation with the European Union’s EU4Business initiative. The new...