Upcoming event: Circular Economy: The EU’s next big thing?

James Wang
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There are ample reasons for a transition into a Circular Economy. It provides an attractive alternative to the current way of how our resources are used. It influences innovation, creates new business models and has a positive impact on growth and competitiveness of European markets. But the transformation of current patterns into a circular economy is challenging.

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Upcoming Event: “Balancing economic growth and sanctions on Russia – Challenges for the Latvian EU Presidency”

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 Econ Growth

8.00 – 9.30h

Venue: Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom, Avenue de Cortenbergh 71, 1000 Brussels

About the event

With the beginning of the New Year, Latvia took over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union – for the first time since it became an EU member state.

A focal point of the country’s presidency will be the promotion of jobs and growth. Having suffered a severe economic crisis itself, Latvia might have just the right recipes to restore confidence and spark economic growth – with a special focus on the digital arena.

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