Business leaders from the European Union (EU) and Azerbaijan will gather at the 'EU-Azerbaijan Business Forum' in Baku, on 8 June 2017. The one-day Forum is organised by the Delegation of the EU to Azerbaijan, in partnership with the German-Azerbaijani Chamber of Commerce (AHK), and is expected to attract around 400 European and Azerbaijani participants.
A team of an EU project “Support to the Modernization of Mongolia's Standardization System” has worked in Selenge aimag on April 12-13. The team was composed of project team leader Henk De Pauw, expert Andre Francois and other members. Their mission of the Selenge working tour was to assist with exporting honey and honey products made in Selenge aimag to the European Union.
Afghanistan has a deep and bleeding wound that is threatening the self-reliance of the Afghan state. That wound is corruption – and the bleeding needs to stop as highlighted by President Ashraf Ghani the hope lies with the new generation of young Afghans who want to break away from the culture of patronage and corruption. The EU in Afghanistan believes in a new generation with a new attitude. Therefore the EU today launches the third theme of its 2017 anti-corruption campaign focussing on prevention of corruption in Afghanistan.