COMPETITION

  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.9275 - Intermediate Capital Group/Grupo Conectanet/Konecta Activos Inmobiliarios) 
  • Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.9106 - Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations /Reden H2/Berroute)
  • Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.9282 - HCL Technologies/Certain IBM Assets) 
  • Full text of Commission decision to conditionally approve Amcor / Bemis merger
  • Answer given by Ms Vestager - Independence of the President of the Hellenic Competition Commission - P-006 369/2018
  • DExEU confirms that international competition co-operation agreements will not be in place in event of no-deal Brexit (See also general explanatory note)

STATE AID

  • Answer given by Ms Vestager - Alitalia: history of state aid cases with the Commission and respect for the 'one time, last time' principle of the Guidelines (2014/C 249/01) and the market economy principle - E-006418/2018

TRADE & CUSTOMS

  • Update Implementing act on technical arrangements for the systems defined by UCC - (Feedback period: 11.03 - 08.04.2019)
  • Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/386 of 11.03.2019 laying down rules with regard to the apportionment of tariff rate quotas for certain agricultural products included in the WTO schedule of the Union following the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the Union and with regard to import licences issued and import rights allocated under those tariff rate quotas
  • Decision No.1/2019 of the Trade and Development Committee established under the Economic Partnership Agreement between the EU and its Member States, of the one part, and the SADC EPA States, of the other part of 18.02.2019 on the establishment of a list of arbitrators 
  • Letter from Commissioner Malmström to Korean Ministers on the ongoing government consultations under TSD Chapter of EU-Korean FTA

INTERNAL MARKET, INDUSTRY & GENERAL

  • Agenda for: Meeting of the Coreper (Part.1 & Part.2) of 13 & 15.03.2019
  • Summary of European Commission Decisions on authorisations for the placing on the market for the use and/or for use of substances listed in Annex XIV to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the REACH - Chromium trioxide
  • Agenda for: Working Party on Competitiveness & Growth 
    - Internal Market of 13.03.2019
    - Better Regulation of 19.03.2019

FINANCIAL SERVICES

TAXATION

  • Proposal for a Council Directive amending Directive 92/83/ EEC on the harmonization of the structures of excise duties on alcohol and alcoholic beverages - General approach
  • Commission welcomes agreement on new rules paving the way for better VAT collection on online sales (IP/19/1595)
  • Rome vetoes UAE inclusion on EU tax haven blacklist Financial Times 12.03.2019 p.3

AGRICULTURE & FISHERIES

  • Roadmap - EU farm policy – evaluation of external communication measures -(Feedback period: 11.03 - 08.04.2019)

ENERGY

  • Reliance on Russian gas has big risks for Europe - The EU has alternatives to putting its energy future in Moscow’s hands Financial Times 12.03.2019

ENVIRONMENT & CLIMATE CHANGE

  • Agenda for: European Pollutant Release and Transfer Register Expert Group of 25.03.2019
  • Minutes of the Meeting of the Expert Group on Ship Recycling of 01.02.2019
  • Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EU) 2016/1011 as regards EU Climate Transition Benchmarks and EU Paris-aligned Benchmarks - Confirmation of the final compromise text with a view to agreement 

HEALTH, FOOD & PRODUCTS SAFETY

  • Agenda for the meeting of the Standing Committee on Biocidal Products of 15.03.2019
  • Agenda for meeting of the Standing Committee on Veterinary Medicinal Products of 22.03.2019
  • Agenda for meeting of the Cross-Border Healthcare Committee of the 18.03.2019
  • Minutes of the meeting of the PAFF Committee, section General Food Law of 11.02.2019
  • Answer given by Mr Andriukaitis  - Coordination between the Member States to guarantee a high level of health protection with regard to Sanfilippo syndrome - E-000211/ 2019
  • Amendment of the list of vegetable genera and species covered by the marketing Directives - (Feedback period: 11.03 - 08.04.2019)
  • Births & fertility - Over 5 million births in EU in 2017 - Women in EU have first child on average at 29

DIGITAL & INFORMATION SOCIETY

TRANSPORT & MOBILITY

  • Draft - Commission delegated Regulation(EU) …/... on unmanned aircraft systems and on third-country operators of unmanned aircraft systems (See the Annex)

DATA PRIVACY & CYBERSECURITY

  • Notice to members - Petition No. 0530/2018 by J.S. (Swedish) on the GDPR influencing access to internet for persons with disorders
  • Parliament works to boost Europe's cyber security (infographic)
  • ENISA and a new cybersecurity act - Briefing

JUSTICE & HOME AFFAIRS

EURO, ECB & ECONOMY

FUTURE OF EUROPE & BREXIT

FOREIGN AFFAIRS

  • Indicative programme - "Supporting the future of Syria and the region" Brussels III conference of 12-14 March 2019