Enterprise Europe Network
The Enterprise Europe Network, partner of this campaign, helps businesses innovate and grow on an international scale. It is the world’s largest support network for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with international ambitions.In Malta the EEN is hosted by the Malta Chamber of Commerce Enterprise and Industry, the Malta Business Bureau, the Malta Enterprise and the Malta Council for Science & Technology.
The Malta Business Bureau
The Malta Business Bureau is an EU-business advisory organisation, with offices in Malta and Brussels. MBB liaises directly with the European institutions, the Maltese Permanent Representation and with umbrella organisations such as BusinessEurope, EUROCHAMBRES and HOTREC on all policy and funding issues affecting Maltese business interests!
One of the main tasks of the organisation is to provide information to the Maltese business community with regards to EU policy and legislation related to their operations, while also keeping them up to date in the sphere of EU funding for business. The MBB also has vast experience in EU funding projects which bring together the EU vision and the interests of the Maltese business community. In addition, the MBB has experience in the field of business support, especially through its Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) service-provision.
In Brussels, the organisation plays a key role in continuing to develop and strengthen the organisation’s ties with its Pan-European networks and European partners. The MBB’s technical experts make it possible for the organisation to thrive in its EU advocacy and policy work, continue following business-related EU policies and also make it possible to target legislative lobbying in Brussels with European legislators, allowing MBB to play an active role in the EU’s legislative process.
Enterprise Europe Network in Malta:
The Malta Chamber of Commerce
The Malta Chamber of Commerce, is the independent voice of the private sector in Malta. Its principal mission is to actively represent companies from all economic sectors and ensure that entrepreneurs enjoy the best competitive environment and regulatory conditions possible for the conduct of business locally and internationally.
The Malta Chamber through its international desk (ID) supports its global vision by providing initiatives and events, raising awareness, facilitating the pursuit of collaboration with other international organisations to foster business growth for its members.
- Goal 1. Assists members to participate in partnering activities that develop and foster business growth through internationalisation.
- Goal 2. Promote and provide business opportunities in markets that give tangible economic growth to members.
- Goal 3. Foster the development of international trade cooperation through appropriate institutions.
- Goal 4. Maintain excellent relations with international institutions that share similar aspirations for business growth through international cooperation.
The Chamber is affiliated to Eurochambres and BusinessEurope. It is also part of the Enterprise Europe Network which enables it to offer practical value-added services to members and clients through the support of around 600 business support organisations from more than 64 countries, with the principal aim of helping small companies seize the unparalleled business opportunities in the EU Single Market.
The Malta Chamber is certified by the Malta Competition and Consumer Affairs Authority to comply with the requirements of MSA ISO 9001:2015