EACC Carolinas

OUR MISSION

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The mission of the European American Chamber of Commerce is to provide its members with access to transatlantic business opportunities as well as timely and relevant information, resources and support on matters affecting business activities between Europe and the U.S.

INFORMS

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The EACC organizes educational seminars, and panel-discussions to educate our members on matters relevant to US & European businesses and professional organizations.

CONNECTS

The EACC has built a network of high-level business contacts on both sides of the Atlantic and connects them with fellow executives from the US and Europe.

ASSISTS

The EACC strives to facilitate European-American business relations and to stimulate business development between the United States and Europe.

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Chapter News

COVID-19: More flexibility for deploying EU budget money

April 22, 2020

The Council today adopted a second legislative act in less than a month amending the rules on the use of EU structural funds, which underpin EU cohesion policy. These changes allow member states...

Federal Reserve announces its Paycheck Protection Program Liquidity Facility is fully operational and available to provide liquidity to eligible financial institutions

April 16, 2020

The Federal Reserve on Thursday announced that its Paycheck Protection Program Liquidity Facility is fully operational and available to provide liquidity to eligible financial institutions, which will...

Federal Reserve takes additional actions to provide up to $2.3 trillion in loans to support the economy

April 14, 2020

The Federal Reserve on Thursday took additional actions to provide up to $2.3 trillion in loans to support the economy. This funding will assist households and employers of all sizes and bolster the ability...

10 things the EU is doing to fight the coronavirus

April 3, 2020

To help limit the transmission of the virus in Europe and beyond, the EU has closed its external borders to non-essential travel, while ensuring essential goods keep moving across the EU through the introduction...

EEAS SPECIAL REPORT: DISINFORMATION ON THE CORONAVIRUS – SHORT ASSESSMENT OF THE INFORMATION ENVIRONMENT

April 1, 2020

With the outbreak of COVID-19, we have seen the proliferation of significant quantities of news, myths, and disinformation about it – coming from various sources both within and outside of the European...

The Coronavirus pandemic and the new world it is creating

March 30, 2020

COVID-19 will reshape our world. We don’t yet know when the crisis will end. But we can be sure that by the time it does, our world will look very different. How different will depend on the choices...

UPCOMING CHAPTER EVENTS

  • August 18, 2020
    12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Featuring retired Ambassador Robert O.Blake, Jr., Senior Director for McClarty Associates in Washington DC What factors are accelerating shifts in manufacturing? Which SE Asian nations are at the forefront of attracting that supply chain investment and what do they have to offer? Will China remain at the forefront? — Join the World Affairs Council Upstate (more…)

Upcoming Partner Events
Member News

EACC Network Survey: COVID-19 Attitudes

July 29, 2020

In early July the Carolinas Chapter asked members their feelings about resuming various activities and the COVID-19 Pandemic: when might you return to your office full time; when might you be prepared...

European Court of Justice Declares the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Invalid and Provides Additional Obligations on Companies Using Standard Contractual Clauses

July 29, 2020

On July 16, 2020, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) announced its judgment in the so-called Schrems II case (Case C-311/18), declaring that the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield is invalid because...

The Impact of COVID-19 on Gender Pay Equality in the UK Workplace

June 29, 2020

In May 2020, the United Kingdom welcomed the 50th anniversary of the Equal Pay Act 1970, which was enacted to ensure the equal treatment of men and women in terms of pay and the conditions of employment...