COMPETITION

  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.9254 - MUTB/CFSGAM)
  • Commission opens in-depth investigation into Novelis' proposed acquisition of Aleris (IP/19/1835 & M.9076)
  • Commission approves Danish Agro's acquisition of Konekesko's Baltic and Finnish agrimachinery businesses, subject to conditions (IP/19/1831 & M.9163)
  • European Commission - Hearing Officer for competition proceedings - activity report 2017-2018
  • Brexit: European Commission publishes preparedness notice with guidance on no deal Brexit and enforcement of competition law
  • Romania - The Competition Council authorized the taking over of Daas Impex SRL by EPTA Refrigeration Romania SRL 
  • MoU between the CMA and the FTC of the United States of America
  • Portugal - AdC accuses large supermarket chains and beverage suppliers of fixing prices at the expense of consumers

STATE AID

  • Answer given by Ms Vestager to a written question - Follow up to written question E-004684-18 on Alitalia State aid - criteria for real 'economic discontinuity' and observing the 'one time, last time' principle

TRADE & CUSTOMS

  • Opinion of Advocate General of 26.03.2019 in Case C-249/18, Staatssecretaris van Financiën, joined party CEVA Freight Holland B.V. - Re: Reference for a preliminary ruling - Customs Union - Community Customs Code - Article 78 - Post clearance examination of declarations - Customs duties imposed on imported goods following review by customs authorities - Amendment by declarant of value of goods entered in customs declaration - Article 221 determination of expiry of limitation period
  • Agenda for: Trade Policy Committee (Deputy Members) of 29.03.2019
  • Agenda for: 17th meeting of the Customs Expert Group - Section "Special Procedures other than Transit" of 02.04.2019
  • Agenda for: EP INTA Committee of 01&02.04.2019
  • Proposal for a Council Decision on the position to be taken on behalf of the EU in the EPA Committee established under the stepping stone EPA between the Côte d'Ivoire, of the one part, and the European Community and its Member States, of the other part, as regards the adoption of Protocol 1 concerning the definition of the concept of 'originating products' and methods of administrative cooperation
  • WTO - Joint Statement on Electronic Commerce - Establishing an Enabling Environment for Electronic Commerce - Communication from the European Union
  • Guatemala initiates WTO dispute complaint against Indian sugar subsidies

INTERNAL & MARKET INDUSTRY

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

FINANCIAL SERVICES

  • ESMA responds to EC consultation on update of reporting guidelines to reflect climate-related disclosures

TAXATION

ENERGY

  • Clean Energy for All Europeans: Commission welcomes EP's adoption of new electricity market design proposals (IP/19/1836)

ENVIRONMENT & CLIMATE CHANGE

  • Clean Planet for all: A European strategic long-term vision for a prosperous, modern, competitive and climate neutral economy - agricultural aspects - Exchange of views

HEALTH, FOOD & PRODUCTS SAFETY

TRANSPORT & MOBILITY

AREA OF FREEDOM, SECURITY & JUSTICE

  • Judgment of the Court of 26.03.2019 in Joined Cases C‑70/17 and C‑179/17, Abanca Corporación Bancaria SA Vs. Alberto García Salamanca Santos (C‑70/17), and Bankia SA Vs. Alfonso Antonio Lau Mendoza, Verónica Yuliana Rodríguez Ramírez (C‑179/17) - Re: Reference for a preliminary ruling - Consumer protection - Directive 93/13/EEC - Articles 6 and 7 - Unfair terms in consumer contracts - Accelerated repayment clause of a mortgage loan contract -Declaration that the clause is unfair in part - Powers of the national court when dealing with a term regarded as ‘unfair’ - Replacement of the unfair term with a provision of national law
  • New rules to help consumers join forces to seek compensation (See EP Statement & Beuc reaction)
  • Findings and recommendations of the EP Special Committee on Terrorism (TERR) - Approval of a letter

€URO, ECB & ECONOMY

FUTURE OF EUROPE & BREXIT

FOREIGN AFFAIRS

  • Judgment of the General Court of 26.03.2019 in Case T-582/17, Evariste Boshab, Vs Council of the European Union - Re: CFSP - Restrictive measures taken against certain persons and entities with regard to the situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo - List of persons and entities to whom the freezing of funds and economic resources apply and the prohibition of entry and transit - Inclusion of the names of the applicants on the list - Rights of the defense - Right to be heard - Obligation to state reasons - Manifest error of assessment - Right to effective judicial protection
  • Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the alignment of certain third countries concerning restrictive measures against Syria
  • Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the increasing tension on the rule of law and democracy in Guatemala