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What does the EU do for small businesses?

What can the EU do for your business? Help you to get finance, partners, go international.
This portal gathers together all the information provided by the EU on and for SMEs, ranging from practical advice to policy issues.

Success story of the month 

Hands-on training for budding snail farmer thanks to exchange programme

Panagiota and Maria with Simone at the snail farm © Fereikos

A student and aspiring entrepreneur from Italy received on-the-job training from two experienced snail farmers in Corinth, Greece, thanks to the Erasmus for Entrepreneurs exchange.


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    • Mentor a future entrepreneur with Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs

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    Last update: 22/08/2014 | Top