EU Approves $6.8 Billion in Energy, Infrastructure Projects

April 2009
World Trade;Apr2009, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p14
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decision of the European Union (EU) to approve $6.8 billion in energy, infrastructure projects in March 2009. Czech Prime Minister Mirek Topolanek announced that the EU will be carrying out projects in 2009 and 2010 with transparent finance mechanisms. The acceptance of a demand by Germany that the funding would only run for two years resulted in the approval of the deal.


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