CEBRE - Czech Business Representation to the EU

Czech House, level 6, mailbox No. 7
60, Rue du Trone

B-1050 Brussels


Tel: + 32 2/502 07 66 or +32 2/502 80 91

      + 420 246 031 707 (new for calling from the Czech Republic)

Fax: +32 2/513 10 82





CEBRE - Czech Business Representation to the EU in Brussels was founded by three most important cross sectoral Czech entrepreneurial and employers organizations - Confederation of Employers' and Entrepreneurs' Associations of the Czech Republic, Confederation of Industry of the Czech Republic and Czech Chamber of Commerce. Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic together with its trade promotion agency CzechTrade provided support to this joint effort. CEBRE operates in Brussels in cooperation with the Embassy of the Czech Republic to Belgium.




The Italian Presidency - “Europe: a Fresh Start“



In July 2014, Italy took over its 12th presidency of the Council of the EU from Greece. The new Presidency Trio Italy-Latvia-Luxembourg has launched a common programme for the 18-month period. The programme contains crucial priorities of the Presidential Trio, it focuses especially on recovery from the economic and financial crisis in Europe, support of economic growth and creation of new jobs.


The priorities of the Italian Presidency


Priorities were introduced to the newly elected European Parliament in Strasbourg during its first plenary session on 2nd July 2014. The main priorities are:

  • Increasing employment and economic growth
  • Moving Europe closer to its citizens in the area of democracy, rights and freedom
  • Taking Europe´s foreign policy to a higher gear





Presidency priorities and the 6-month programme are available here.

Presidency calendar can be browsed here.



For more information, please visit official websites of the presidency.



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