from AgroWeb on 18 July, 2019

Investment Plan for Europe – Additional EUR 800 million for SMEs as EIF and ProCredit Double Support for Innovative companies

The European Investment Fund (EIF) and ProCredit Group are providing an additional EUR 800 million to innovative small and medium-sized companies (SMEs), bringing a total of EUR 1.62 billion to companies in eleven countries. The EIF-backed financing is now available through ProCredit banks in South Eastern and Eastern Europe and targets companies using new technologies […]

from AgroWeb on 11 July, 2019

A common vision on tourism: Nine Regional Projects from Cross-Border Cooperation (CBC) Programme of North Macedonia-Albania gather in Ohrid

OHRID, NORTH MACEDONIA, July 10th, 2019 – The European Union’s Cross-Border Cooperation (CBC) Programme between North Macedonia – Albania, brings together in a jointly public event 9 Regional Projects. The development of tourism and cooperation in the cross-border area, projects results and future goals were presented under the same denomination: ‘Creating a Common Future’. The […]

from AgroWeb on 24 May, 2019

International Food Safety Certifications Award Ceremony for Agribusinesses in Debar

Agribusinesses in Debar, beneficiaries of North Macedonia – Albania Cross-Border project, funded by the European Union were awarded International Standards for Products and Food Safety Certifications. International certifications will serve as a way for products of recognized quality to enter the European markets. The ceremony was held at the premises of the Municipal Council, where […]

from AgroWeb on 8 March, 2019

EU IPA Cross Border Project on Strengthening Agriculture SMEs Capacities assists 4 Agribusinesses in Peshkopi to benefit a total of €283,000 Investment Grants

Increasing agribusinesses capacities to absorb investments grants and raising awareness on a range of financing options are key for agro enterprises growth and improvement of agricultural products quality in the market. In the framework of theEU-funded IPA Cross-Borderproject on ‘Standards and Certification of Agricultural Products, Capacity Building in Fundraising and Marketing Strategies in Supporting Economic […]

from AgroWeb on 5 March, 2019

Two-Day Training On IPARD Schemes – Subsidies And Direct Payments In Agriculture Sector In Debar Commune

On February 28 and March 1, 2019, Commune of Debar held a training on IPARD Schemes, Subsidies and Grants for agribusinesses located in this area. The training was organized in the framework of the EU-funded IPA cross-border project on “Standards and Certification of Agricultural Products, Capacity Building in Fundraising and Marketing Strategies in Supporting Economic […]

from AgroWeb on 7 February, 2019

Impressive European Union Action To Tackle Albanian Food Safety

A consortium of Irish, Finnish government agencies and their local partners CBS has won a €5m EU Commission action grant to assist Albania to prepare for future accession to the European Union, by strengthening its food safety, veterinary and plant health standards, over the next four years. The consortium is led by the Food Safety […]