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Former Vice-President of the EC and MEP Viviane Reding joins EUBrasil

MEP Viviane Reding, former Vice-President of the European Commission (EC) responsible for Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship of the European Union between 2010 and 2014, is the newest member of the group of parliamentarians who are part of the Association. With the addition of Ms Reding, EUBrasil now has 16 members of the European Parliament.

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Special Analysis: Overview of the EU startup environment

EUBrasil publishes an article about the environment of startups within the European Union in the B.BICE+ newsletter, an international consortium funded by the European Commission that intends to enhance cooperation in the areas of Science, Technology and Innovation between Europe and Brazil. The article “Overview of the EU startup environment” draws attention to the importance

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EUBrasil welcomes two new MEPs: Ana Gomes and Jan Huitema become members

Members of the European Parliament Ana Gomes e Jan Huitema have become this month (July) members of EUBrasil. They are the first MEPs of the eighth term of the European Parliament – May election result – to join the group of parliamentarians associated to EUBrasil. The Association had 34 MEPs, 13 of whom were re-elected

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EUBrasil closes partnership with consortium B.BICE+

The EUBrasil Association reached an agreement in July with B.BICE+, the international cooperation project of the European Commission that aims to support dialogues in science, technology and innovation between Brazil and the European Union. The two institutions believe they can work together in cooperative action to build a better Brazil-EU relationship. The partnership with B.BICE+

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Brazil is an example for Europe in the field of internet user protection, says vice-president of the European Commission

Viviane Reding’s statement was made at EUBrasil’s networking event in Brussels where the head of the Mercosur division’s European External Action Service (EEAS), Adrianus Koetsenruijter, said Mercosur and the European bloc should “exchange engagement rings” now. The vice president of the European Commission (EC) and Commissioner responsible for Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship, Viviane Reding,

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EUBrasil launches “Friends of EUBrasil” – a networking event

The EUBrasil Association is to hold its first networking event on June 11th in Bruxelles. “Friends of EUBrasil” will bring together some of the key stakeholders involved in the relationship between Brazil and the European Union (EU). Representatives of the European Institutions, diplomats, business leaders and academics will be present at the event supported by

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EU and Mercosur run to reach an agreement to release 90% of trade

The European Union is holding elections this week-end, which will define the new composition of the European Parliament, as well as the new President of the European Commission. Meanwhile, Brazilian diplomacy is working to complete a proposal for a free trade agreement between EU and Mercosur before June, as reported by the Brazilian website Terra

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The Brazil Business Summit – The Economist – Paris – 13 May 2014

EUBrasil is one of the partnership of The Brazil Business Summit, organised by The Economist in Paris – 13 May 2014. Since 2010 the Brazilian economy has slowed to about 2% growth per year. Inflation has risen, infrastructure projects have been delayed and in June 2013 mass protests broke out against poor services and corruption.

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