On 6th of November 2017, EBA Moldova organized a working lunch with Cecilia Malmström, the European Union Commissioner for Trade, in the context of her visit in Moldova regarding the trade policy and the deep and comprehensive free trade area (DCFTA) – part of the Association Agreement between the European Union and Moldova.
The participants to the event was representatives of business community from various sectors, Business Support Organizations and Embassies. The goal of the event was to facilitate a constructive dialogue between the EU Commissioner and business environment regarding the trade facilitation issues faced by the private sector.
Mariana Rufa, EBA Executive Director, gave a presentation on key business climate issues encountered by economic entities in Moldova. The event gave the opportunity to economic entities to provide comments and express additional trade issues faced by them. With business environment feedback EBA will create a document named “DCFTA – Business Climate Update” that will include all the issues and constraints and it will be presented it officially by the end of November