You are cordially invited to a public lecture on “Central European Responses Toward Chinese Investment – the 16 + 1 Framework and the Belt & Road Initiative (BRI)” by Richard Q. Turcsányi. The event will be held on Friday, 2 February 2018 (10.30am – 12pm) at NUS, CIT Seminar Room.
The EU is preparing to pledge a 2025 deadline for the next wave of enlargement, potentially accepting candidate countries such as Montenegro and Serbia as new members. This week Europe saw two major cabinet reshuffles. French President Emmanuel Macron went on a three-day tour of China early this week. Click on the image to read more.
The January 2018 issue of the quarterly newsletter, Scene@CMM is out. This year promises to be another exciting year for the EU Centre with a series of lectures and panel discussions and conference aimed of very timely and relevant topics for the EU and its partner, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). As we approach our 10th year, it will also be a year of reflection on how the Centre can move forward. We would like to thank all of you for your support of the Centre and most importantly, wishing you a splendid 2018! Click on the image to read more about the events, news, and happenings.
Overall, 2017 has turned out to be a fairly good year for the EU. However, challenges remained, and these are the things in 2018 that we should be watching to see where the EU is heading: Populism and Nationalism, Migration, and EU’s relations with other major powers. Click on the image to read more.
EU Centre wishes you Happy 2018! Thank all of you for your support and encouragement throughout the year. We look forward to your continued engagement with the Centre and wish you and your families a splendid start to 2018. Click on the image to read more.
To celebrate 40 years of EU-ASEAN dialogue partnership, the EU Centre with the support of the European Union Delegation to Singapore, ASEAN Studies Centre, ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute, and Australian National University Centre for European Studies (ANUCES) organised a panel discussion on “EU-ASEAN Partnership – 40 years and more”. This was held at Orchard Hotel Singapore on 6 December 2017. The event was well attended with over 150 attendees. Thank you to all our partners, speakers, and attendees for making the event a success! Click on the image to read more.