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From the 11th to 13th of October, the Chairman of the European Union Military Committee (CEUMC), General Mikhail Kostarakos, paid an official visit to Egypt, on the invitation by the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Minister of Defence and Military Production, Field Marshal Sedky Sobhy.

The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Republic of Uzbekistan signed today in Washington a framework agreement establishing the legal basis for the EIB’s activities in Uzbekistan, including the provision of finance and technical assistance.
The EU bank can now support public and private sector projects in the areas of infrastructure, energy and energy efficiency and assist SMEs in the country. The Republic of Uzbekistan is the fourth state in Central Asia to establish a partnership with the EIB. Similar agreements have been signed with Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic and Tajikistan, which have already resulted in more than EUR 700 million of financing.

(Bogotá, octubre 13 de 2017).- Encabezados por el Director General para el Medio Ambiente de la Unión Europea, Daniel Calleja, más de 60 empresarios, expertos y académicos europeos se reúnen desde el martes en Medellín y Bogotá para participar en dos encuentros de la UE de “Economía circular. Oportunidades para negocios".

More than two years ago, the entire international community welcomed the result of 12 years of intense negotiations on the Iranian nuclear programme: the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). It is not a bilateral agreement, it doesn’t belong to any single country and it is not up to any single country to terminate it. It is a multilateral agreement which was unanimously endorsed by the United Nations Security Council Resolution 2231. It is a robust deal that provides guarantees and strong monitoring mechanism that Iran's nuclear programme is and will remain exclusively for civilian purposes only.