EMEA ( EMEIA if India is included) is a shorthand designation meaning Europe, the Middle East and Africa. It is used by institutions and governments, as well as in marketing and business. It is particularly common among North American companies.
The region is generally accepted to include all European nations, all African nations, and extends east to Iran, including Russia. Typically this does not include independent overseas territories of mainland countries in the region, such as French Guiana.
- Eastern Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EEMEA). Some companies separate their Eastern European business from the rest of Europe, and refer to the EEMEA region separately from the Western / Central European ( EU / EFTA) region.
- Southern Europe, Middle East and Africa (SEMEA).
- South-Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (SEEMEA)
- Central and Eastern Europe (CEE).
- Central Europe, Middle East and Africa (CEMEA). 
- Middle East and North Africa ( MENA).
- Europe, the Middle East, India and Africa (EMEIA or EMIA).
- Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Commonwealth of Independent States (EMEACIS).
- Europe, Middle East, Africa and Caribbean (EMEAC).
- The Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), around the Black Sea and Caspian Sea.
- North Atlantic and Central Europe (NACE)
- Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (CEMA)