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  • A boost for the European
    The European Commission is stepping up its efforts to develop a strong space ...
    26 October 2016
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    Europe Direct Valletta
  • EU increasing support fo
    The EU has announced that it shall implement new aid programmes in the Latin ...
    26 October 2016
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  • Commission proposes EU c
    Delivering on the Security Union: Commission proposes EU certification system...
    07 September 2016
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  • VAT Gap: Nearly €160 bil
    A staggering €159.5 billion in Value Added Tax revenues were lost across the ...
    06 September 2016
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  • Variable attitudes towar
    Performance-related pay and employee reward systems in Europe are often uneve...
    01 September 2016
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  • EU's 2017 budget: Parlia
    The EU's budget for next year will be decided over the coming months. Startin...
    30 August 2016
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  • Commission proposes 2018
    The Commission is also seeking to highlight the role of Europe's cultural her...
    30 August 2016
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  • Commission proposes fish
    The European Commission today tabled its proposal on fishing opportunities in...
    29 August 2016
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  • Towards better social st
    The Commission adopted a proposal for a Regulation on new, integrated ways to...
    24 August 2016
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  • Statement by the High Re
    World Humanitarian Day marks the anniversary of the 2003 bombing of the UN he...
    19 August 2016
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  • Environment: 67% of Euro
    According to Eurobarometer 67% Europeans would like to the EU to do more on e...
    19 August 2016
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  • How Parliament is helpin
    The migration crisis showed you can’t have a Schengen zone of free movement w...
    12 August 2016
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GRTU hosts Europe Direct Valletta

GRTU Malta Chamber of SMEs is one of the entities chosen to host a Europe Direct Information Centre (EDIC) for the next five years. The choice of the Europe Direct host organisations was made through a Call for Proposals launched in all EU Member States towards the end of 2012.

The Europe Direct centres in Malta are part of a network of 500 EU information centres across the EU. The other entities chosen are The Local Council Association (LCA), and the Gozo Business Chamber (GBC).


GRTU:   Europe Direct Valletta

LCA:     Europe Direct Central Region

GBC:     Europe Direct Victoria Gozo


The three centres will be able to provide answers to general questions related to the EU and to direct enquiries to the best sources of information on EU matters. They will also have a number of EU publications available for public dissemination.


As an EDIC GRTU has launched a number of dedicated services wihin its new Europe Direct Valletta office. This includes specific contact details, a website and a facebook page, a newsletter and also a dedicated desk available to individuals interested to access or review information and make use of readily available material. A number of events will also be held.


For more information on the functions of EDICs click HERE

Valletta
The EUROPE DIRECT network is one of the Commission’s main tools to offer information to citizens at local level and to gather citizens` feedback for the European Institutions. EDICs are a direct entry point to the Union for the citizens, offering general EU information, referring to specialised information sources, raising awareness and promoting debate.
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