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Sunday, 08.12.2013, 14:46
The Commission has published a short account of the new Horizon 2020 funding instruments, which start assisting member states from 2014. The Baltic Course reveals the main aspects of the program for the Baltic scientists, researchers and decision-makers.
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AB Kauno Energija signed a tripartite agreement with the Ministry of Economy and the Lithuanian Business Support Agency (LVPA) regarding financial support from the European Union Structural Funds for three biofuel projects – reconstruction of a power plant and two boiler plants to use biofuel. LTL 16 million (EUR 4.6 million) will be provided in support in accordance with the agreement, informs LETA/ELTA.
EU Ministers for Cohesion Policy discussed innovations designed at improving the effectiveness of investments by the European Structural and Investment Funds (hereinafter – ESI funds) during an Informal Meeting yesterday in Vilnius, informs LETA/ELTA, referring to eu20113.lt.
The European Parliament on Wednesday passed the European Union's budget for 2014, confirming agreement reached with the EU member states last week, as the EP Press Service representative Agnese Krivade informed LETA.
In the plenary session on Wednesday, the European Parliament (EP) approved the package on the EU Cohesion Policy 2014-2020, informs LETA/ELTA.
The information centres and other organizations engaged in the public consultations related to the creation and the development of business in the country's regions got LTL 9.39 million (EUR 2.7 million) from the European Union (EU) structural fund, informs LETA/ELTA.
The average yields of Estonian pension funds for the past five years are the poorest among OECD member states, LETA/Postimees Online reports.