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Brexit 24-02-2010

EU SME centre: India turning into green growth hub

A burgeoning middle class and expanding green industries make India an attractive proposition for expanding European firms. However, understanding local business culture and laws is the difference between success and failure, Poul Jensen, director of the European Business and Technology Centre, India, told EURACTIV in an interview.
Brexit 08-02-2010

Business group: EU’s new ’embassies’ could bat for SMEs

Europe's new External Action Service could serve as a first port-of-call for small businesses looking to gain a foothold in foreign markets, according to Adrian van den Hoven, director of international relations at BusinessEurope. In an interview with EURACTIV, he said SMEs face particular challenges in emerging markets like China, where protectionism and intellectual property rights pose major problems.
Brexit 02-02-2010

Eurochambres: Conclude Doha trade talks to boost recovery

A breakthrough in deadlocked world trade talks would be a major boon to European businesses and help companies to expand into emerging markets, according to Alessandro Barberis, president of Eurochambres, which represents EU chambers of commerce.
Public Affairs 18-06-2009

Consultant: EU ‘increasingly relevant’ for Brazilian business

Europe's importance for Brazilian companies is growing, not only as a market for its goods but also as a region from which new investment can be attracted, corporate communications consultant Ciro Dias Reis told EURACTIV in an interview.
Trade & Society 07-11-2006

AmCham EU: ‘Doha can succeed’

Claudio Murri, chair of AmCham EU’s managing board, tells EURACTIV that a deal on the core elements of the Doha Round is still possible before the expiry of President George W. Bush's trade-negotiating authority in July 2007.