CEBRE - Czech Business Representation to the EU
Czech House, level 6
60, Rue du Trone
Tel: + 32 2/502 07 66 or +32 2/502 80 91
+ 420 246 031 707 (new for calling from the Czech Republic)
From January to June 2014, the EU Presidency will be held by Greece which is the last country of the current presidency trio: Ireland - Lithuania - Greece. The trio represents the three consecutive countries holding the EU presidency and shares a common eighteen-month programme, which in this case aims at stimulating growth, creating jobs and strengthening the competitiveness of the EU.
Greece takes over the reins of the Presidency at a time when Europe is going through a crucial transitional phase in order to return to recovery, prosperity and high levels of employment. To ensure prosperity and stability in the EU through the deepening of Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) will be in the coming semester a great challenge and also an engine for the further necessary action taken in this regard. In the context of this framework the priorities of the Greek Presidency formulate four pillars:
For more information, please visit the official website of the Presidency