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India’s mandatory CSR for corporates is a unique initiative that, if implemented well, could multiply the country's efforts to bring about economic and social inclusion. It might also set an example for other developing countries. India's corporate world should see this as an opportunity, as well as a responsibility.

On the last day of his visit to Europe, H.E. Mr Xi Jinping delivered a speech at an event organised by the College of Europe in collaboration with the Mission of the People’s Republic of China to the European Union and the Chinese Embassy to Belgium.

Former EIAS Visiting Fellow Dr Eduardo Zachary Albrecht has devised a methodology that looks at unfolding crises in Asia and the Middle East, and forecasts developments.

If you are 30 or under and you're in Brussels on Wednesday, 27 November you don't want to miss out on the opportunity of having a drink with Martin Jacques.

The cocktail reception, organized in cooperation with Full Circle, will take place at EIAS, 67 Rue de la Loi, from 18:00 to 20:00, and is open to all young professionals under 30.

On September 23-24, EIAS, in cooperation with the Embassy of Vietnam in Brussels, organised a training course on EU Trade Defence Instruments and Competition Policy for a delegation of 15 officials from the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Vietnam Competition Agency.

The final version of the Report 'Potential of Clean Coal Technology in India: An SME Perspective', prepared by EIAS in cooperation with the European Business and Technology Centre (EBTC), has been released.

Dear Colleagues, Dear Friends,
After having been based at the European Institute for Asian Studies (EIAS) in Brussels for six years, it is time to spread my wings and expand my academic expertise on Asia by carrying out my PhD in Asia

The report 'Clean Coal Technology Potential in India: An SME Perspective', prepared by EIAS in cooperation with EBTC, was presented during the 7th EU India Clean Coal Working Group Meeting in Brussels.

The month of June is dedicated to our love for food and Asia. The EIAS Facebook page will present 22 dishes of the 22 Asian countries we cover respectively, including recipes for everyone to try out.

From 2 to 5 May 2013, the 46th Annual Governors Meeting of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) took place in Delhi, India.