COMPETITION

  • Antitrust: Commission opens investigation into Broadcom and sends Statement of Objections seeking to impose interim measures in TV and modem chipsets markets (IP/19/3410 & AT.40608)
  • Commission clears acquisition of joint control of iGH by MIRA and BCI (M.9377) - Midday Express
  • Romania - The Competition Council won the trial in Parmalat case
  • Norway - Chronicle: The Nordic Competition Authorities support a strict merger control regime
  • UK - CMA published full text decision of the acquisition by Tadano Limited of the Demag Brand Crane Business and 8 subsidiaries of Terex Corporation.
  • UK - CMA launched its inquiry in the Calvin / BV merger

TRADE & CUSTOMS

  • Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/1082 of 20 June 2019 concerning the classification of certain goods in the Combined Nomenclature (CN: 7318 15 95)
  • Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2019/1087 of 19 June 2019 concerning exemptions from the extended anti-dumping duty on certain bicycle parts originating in the People's Republic of China pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 88/97
  • FaQ on the FDI screening regulation (Regulation (EU) 2019/452) - 24 June 2019
  • Dispute settlement: Request concerning the restrictions applied by Ukraine on exports of certain wood products to the European Union - Note sent to the Ukrainian authorities - 20 June 2019

INTERNAL MARKET, INDUSTRY & GENERAL

  • Decisions adopted by the European Commission by written procedure on 26 June 2019
  • Main Results of the General affairs Council (Cohesion) of 25 June 2019
  • First 17 “European Universities” selected: a major step towards building a European Education Area (IP/19/3389 & Factsheet)
  • Re-use of Construction Products today and in the future in Member States
  • Chemical safety: EU rules ensure high levels of protection for citizens and the environment and contribute to efficient functioning of the Single Market (See the new action Plan) - Midday Express 
    - Report from the Commission - Findings of the Fitness Check of the most relevant chemicals legislation (excluding REACH) and identified challenges, gaps and weaknesses
  • Enforcement Forum: inspectors to look into classification of mixtures - ECHA/NR/19/22

FINANCIAL SERVICES

AGRICULTURE & FISHERIES

ENERGY

ENVIRONMENT & CLIMATE CHANGE

  • National courts have jurisdiction to review the choice of location of air quality measuring stations and to take all necessary measures against the national authority concerned (See CPR No.82/2019 - Judgment in Case C-723/17, Craeynest and Others)
  • Agenda of the 98th Session of the Climate Change Committee of 27 June 2019
  • 8th Round of Mutual Evaluations - 'The practical implementation and operation of European policies on preventing and combating Environmental Crime' - Report on Croatia

HEALTH, FOOD & PRODUCT SAFETY

  • Draft - Commission Regulation (EU) …/… of XXX establishing a list of intended uses of feed intended for particular nutritional purposes and repealing Directive 2008/38/EC - See the Annex
  • Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/1084 of 25 June 2019 amending Regulation (EU) No 142/2011 as regards the harmonisation of the list of approved or registered establishments, plants and operators and the traceability of certain animal by-products and derived products
  • Falsified Medicines: Aide-memoire for Good manufacturing practice (GMP) inspections
  • Minutes - 18th meeting of the Expert Group on Health Systems Performance Assessment (HSPA) (5 June 2019)
  • Flash report on Current Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Antimicrobial resistance - Audio meeting of the Health Security Committee (12 June 2019)
  • SCHEER - Minutes of the Working Group Meeting on emerging issues at the environment-social interface of 18 June 2019
  • SCCS - Final Opinion on hair dye 1,2,4-trihydroxybenzene (1,2,4-THB) - A33 (CAS 533-73-3) - Submission VI
  • SCCS - Request for a scientific Opinion on
    - Hydroxyapatite (nano)
    - Copper and Colloidal Copper (nano)
    - hair dye Dihydroxyacetone (DHA) - Submission I

DIGITAL SINGLE MARKET

DATA PRIVACY & CYBERSECURITY

  • Agenda for: Working Party on Information Exchange and Data Protection (DAPIX) of 03 July 2019
  • EU Cybersecurity Act brings new EU-wide rules on cybersecurity certification (Q&A/19/3369)
  • Answer given by Ms Jourova to a MEP written question - Facebook paying teenagers to install a 'Facebook Research' VPN that lets the company suck in all the user's phone and web activity - GDPR, Article 8 and child consent
  • Answer given by Ms Bienkovska to a MEP written question - Legislation on connected toys for children

TRANSPORT & MOBILITY

  • Judgment of the Court of 26 June 2019 in Case C‑159/18, André Moens Vs. Ryanair Ltd
    Re: Reference for a preliminary ruling - Air transport - Regulation (EC) No 261/2004 - Article 5(3) - Compensation to passengers in the event of denied boarding and of cancellation or long delay of flights - Scope - Exemption from the obligation to pay compensation - Concept of ‘extraordinary circumstances’ - Presence of petrol on an airport runway
  • Agenda for: Working Party on Aviation of 04 July 2019
  • Agenda for: Working Party on Land Transport of 02 July 2019
  • Presentation of the Finnish Presidency's programme Working Party on Land Transport - Road
  • Draft - Commission delegated Regulation (EU) …/... amending Directive (EU) 2016/1629 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down technical requirements for inland waterway vessels - (See the Annex)
  • Answer given by Ms Bulc to a MEP written question - Urban vehicle access regulations and the principle of subsidiarity 

AREA OF FREEDOM, SECURITY & JUSTICE

  • Statement by Commissioner Avramopoulos on occasion of the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

EURO, ECB & ECONOMY

  • Own Resources and potential new sources of revenue ‒ Non-paper of the Commission services - EcoFin 09 July 2019
  • Speech by Benoît Cœuré: European capital markets: priorities and challenges
  • President Juncker attending the G20 Summit in Osaka on behalf of the EU: Upholding multilateralism and the rules-based order - Midday Express
    - Letter to Member States on G20 Summit in Osaka
    - Facts and Figures about the EU and the G20
  • Paris-proofing the next Multiannual Financial Framework - When it comes to climate action, money speaks louder than words - EPC Discussion paper

FOREIGN AFFAIRS

  • Agenda for: EU-Morocco Association Council of 27 June 2019
  • Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/1083 of 21 June 2019 amending Council Regulation (EU) 2017/1509 concerning restrictive measures against the Democratic People's Republic of Korea
  • Council Conclusions on an EU position on strengthening the ban against anti-personnel mines in light of the 4th Review Conference of the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention from 25 to 29 November 2019 in Oslo - Council Conclusions (25 June 2019)
  • EU mobilises €21 million to support Palestine refugees via the UN Relief and Works Agency (IP/19/3390 & Factsheet)
  • The EU led an international mission to support Jordan's socio-economic reform agenda to unlock sustainable growth and job creation
  • Statements by President Donald Tusk after his visit to Nagasaki and Hiroshima
  • Strategic sovereignty: how Europe can regain the capacity to act - ECFR.eu - Policy paper