Doing Business in Europe
Your Europe: Business portal
This is a practical guide to doing business in Europe. It provides information on procedures and opportunities in all EU countries
Click here to access the online practical guide to doing business in Europe.
SOLVIT- Solutions to problems with your EU rights
SOLVIT works to protect the rights of EU citizens and businesses. It can act as a mediator between the business and any European public body who may have breached your rights. Some of the main issues SOLVIT can help with include visa and residence rights; trade and services; vehicle and driving licences; VAT refunds; and the cross border movement of capital or payments.
Click here to visit the SOLVIT web page.
The European e-Business Support Network for SMEs (EBSN)
The European e-Business Support Network for SMEs (EBSN), established by the European Commission, aims to encourage SMEs to look into the innovative potential of ICT and e-Business.
Click here to visit the EBSN web page.
SMEs and Research – National Contact Points (NCPs)
NCPs provide information and guidance to SMEs wishing to participate in EU research and are able to offer personalised support in the proposer’s own language. The NCPs are usually national structures set up and financed by the governments of the EU Member States. The provide guidance and support for small firms interested in the opportunities to acquire EU funding for research.
Click here to visit the EU’s NCPs web page.