Geopolitical organizations similar to or like European Economic Area

Established via the Agreement on the European Economic Area, an international agreement which enables the extension of the European Union's single market to member states of the European Free Trade Association. Wikipedia

  • European Union

    Political and economic union of member states that are located primarily in Europe. Estimated total population of about 447 million. Wikipedia

  • European Single Market

    Single market comprising the 27 member states of the European Union as well as – with certain exceptions – Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway through the Agreement on the European Economic Area, and Switzerland through bilateral treaties. The single market seeks to guarantee the free movement of goods, capital, services, and labour, known collectively as the "four freedoms". Wikipedia

  • European Free Trade Association

    Regional trade organization and free trade area consisting of four European states: Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland. The organization operates in parallel with the European Union (EU), and all four member states participate in the European Single Market and are part of the Schengen Area. Wikipedia

  • Special member state territories and the European Union

    The special territories of the European Union are 32 territories of EU member states which, for historical, geographical, or political reasons, enjoy special status within or outside the European Union. The special territories divide themselves in three categories: 9 Outermost Regions (OMR) that form part of the European Union, though they benefit from derogations from some EU laws due to their geographical remoteness from mainland Europe; 13 Overseas Countries and Territories (OCT) that do not form part of the European Union, though they cooperate with the EU via the Overseas Countries and Territories Association; and 10 special cases that form part of the European Union (with the exception of the Faroe Islands), though EU law make ad hoc provisions. Wikipedia

  • Iceland–European Union relations

    Heavily integrated into the European Union via the Agreement on the European Economic Area and the Schengen Agreement, despite its status as a non-EU member state. Controversial and the Icelandic government later froze the application. Wikipedia

  • Visa policy of the Schengen Area

    Set by the European Union and applies to the Schengen Area and to other EU member states except Ireland. The visa policy allows nationals of certain countries to enter the Schengen Area via air, land or sea without a visa for stays of up to 90 days within a 180-day period. Wikipedia

  • Switzerland–European Union relations

    Not a member state of the European Union . Associated with the Union through a series of bilateral treaties in which Switzerland has adopted various provisions of European Union law in order to participate in the Union's single market, without joining as a member state. Wikipedia

  • European integration

    Process of industrial, economic, political, legal, social and cultural integration of states wholly or partially in Europe or nearby. European integration has primarily come about through the European Union and its policies. Wikipedia

  • Not a member state of the European Union . Associated with the Union through its membership of the European Economic Area , signed in 1992 and established in 1994. Wikipedia

  • Treaties of the European Union

    The Treaties of the European Union are a set of international treaties between the European Union (EU) member states which sets out the EU's constitutional basis. They establish the various EU institutions together with their remit, procedures and objectives. Wikipedia

  • Schengen Area

    Area comprising 26 European countries that have officially abolished all passport and all other types of border control at their mutual borders. The area mostly functions as a single jurisdiction for international travel purposes, with a common visa policy. Wikipedia

  • Enlargement of the European Union

    The European Union (EU) has expanded a number of times throughout its history by way of the accession of new member states to the Union. To join the EU, a state needs to fulfil economic and political conditions called the Copenhagen criteria (after the Copenhagen summit in June 1993), which require a stable democratic government that respects the rule of law, and its corresponding freedoms and institutions. Wikipedia

  • European Union Association Agreement

    Treaty between the European Union (EU), its Member States and a non-EU country that creates a framework for co-operation between them. Areas frequently covered by such agreements include the development of political, trade, social, cultural and security links. Wikipedia

  • History of the European Union

    Geo-political entity covering a large portion of the European continent. Founded upon numerous treaties and has undergone expansions and secessions that have taken it from 6 member states to 27, a majority of the states in Europe. Wikipedia

  • Concept in the European Union in which all the member states would be encouraged by the Institutions of the European Union and the Treaties of the European Union to give priority preference to all goods, trade, services, agricultural products and people from their fellow EU member states over all goods, trade, services and people from non-EU countries. Proponents argued that this would add to the benefits of EU membership by encouraging the member states to trade with each other rather than to trade with non-EU counties who are outside the bloc. Wikipedia

  • EU–UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement

    Trade agreement signed on 30 December 2020, between the European Union (EU), the European Atomic Energy Community (Euratom) and the United Kingdom (UK). It has been applied provisionally since 1 January 2021, when the Brexit transition period ended. Wikipedia

  • European Free Trade Association Surveillance Authority

    The EFTA Surveillance Authority (ESA) monitors compliance with the Agreement on the European Economic Area (EEA) in Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway; the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) States which are a part of the EEA Agreement, allowing them to participate in the Internal Market of the European Union. ESA operates independently of the EFTA States and seeks to protect the rights of individuals and market participants who find their rights infringed by rules or practices of the EFTA States or companies within those states. Wikipedia

  • Afforded to all citizens of European Union member states. Formally created with the adoption of the 1992 Maastricht Treaty, at the same time as the creation of the European Union . Wikipedia

  • Ukraine–European Union Association Agreement

    European Union Association Agreement between the European Union , Euratom, Ukraine and the EU's 28 member states at the time (which are separate parties in addition to the EU and Euratom). It establishes a political and economic association between the parties. Wikipedia

  • Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union

    One of two treaties forming the constitutional basis of the European Union (EU), the other being the Treaty on European Union (TEU; also referred to as the Treaty of Maastricht). Previously known as Treaty Establishing the European Community . Wikipedia

  • European Communities Act 1972 (UK)

    Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom which made legal provision for the accession of the United Kingdom to the three European Communities – the European Economic Community (EEC, the 'Common Market'), European Atomic Energy Community (Euratom), and the European Coal and Steel Community (ECSC); the EEC and ECSC subsequently became the European Union. The Act also incorporated into the domestic law of the United Kingdom Community Law and its acquis communautaire, its treaties, regulations and directives, together with judgments of the European Court of Justice, and the Community Customs Union, the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) and the Common Fisheries Policy (FCP). Wikipedia

  • Canada–European Free Trade Association Free Trade Agreement

    Trade agreement between Canada and the member states of the European Free Trade Association . Signed in Davos, Switzerland on January 26, 2008, it came into effect on July 1, 2009. Wikipedia

  • Member state of the European Union

    The European Union (EU) consists of 27 member states. Party to the founding treaties of the union and thereby shares in the privileges and obligations of membership. Wikipedia

  • Visa requirements for EFTA nationals

    Visa requirements for EFTA nationals are administrative entry restrictions by the authorities of other states placed on citizens of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) member states. Current member states of EFTA are Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland. Wikipedia

  • History of the European Union (1993–2004)

    The period between its creation and the 2004 enlargement. Created at the dawn of the post–Cold War era and saw a series of successive treaties laying the ground for the euro, foreign policy and future enlargement. Wikipedia

  • Relations between the Principality of Liechtenstein (Fürstentum Liechtenstein) and the European Union (EU) are shaped heavily by Liechtenstein's participation in the European Economic Area (EEA). Only microstate that is part of the EEA. Wikipedia

  • Visa requirements for European Union citizens

    Visa requirements for European Union citizens are administrative entry restrictions by the authorities of other states placed on citizens of the European Union. They differ among countries. Wikipedia

  • Potential enlargement of the European Union

    [[File:European Union member states and candidates.svg|thumb|300px| ]] Wikipedia

  • Maastricht Treaty

    Foundation treaty of the European Union . Formally the Treaty on European Union, it announced "a new stage in the process of European integration" chiefly in provisions for a shared European citizenship, for the eventual introduction of a single currency, and (with less precision) for common foreign and security policies. Wikipedia

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  • The Isle of Man holds neither membership nor associate membership of the European Union, and lies outside the European Economic Area (EEA).Isle of Man-Wikipedia
  • It became a part of the European Economic Area in 1994; this further diversified the economy into sectors such as finance, biotechnology, and manufacturing.Iceland-Wikipedia
  • Norway's economy is open to the international or European market for most products and services, joining the European Union's internal market in 1994 through European Economic Area.Socialism-Wikipedia
  • However, Norway, together with Iceland and Liechtenstein, participates in the European Union's single market through the European Economic Area (EEA) agreement.Norway-Wikipedia
  • Switzerland voted against membership in the European Economic Area in a referendum in December 1992 and has since maintained and developed its relationships with the European Union (EU) and European countries through bilateral agreements.Switzerland-Wikipedia
  • People with the right to medical care in European Economic Area (EEA) nations are also entitled to free treatment by using the European Health Insurance Card.National Health Service-Wikipedia

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