COMPETITION

  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.9441 - EDF/Energy2Market)
  • Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.9452 - Global Payments/TSYS)
  • Austria - BWB appeals against Cartel Court decision on territorial agreements in connection with the sale of industrial sugar - 14.08.2019
  • Germany - Bundeskartellamt - List of Notified Merger Projects
  • UK - CMA is investigating the anticipated acquisition by MUFG Bank Ltd relating to the aviation business of DVB Bank SE.
  • United States to move forward with antitrust probe of big tech firms - Investigation would put additional scrutiny on an industry already under a federal spotlight - Wall Street Journal

STATE AID

  • Commission Decision (EU) 2019/1352 of 2 April 2019 on the State aid SA.44896 implemented by the United Kingdom concerning CFC Group Financing Exemption
  • State aid: Commission approves €60 million public support for broadband network project in the Carinthia region in Austria (SA.52224) - Midday Express

TRADE & CUSTOMS

  • Proposal for a Council Decision on the conclusion and on the signing, on behalf of the EU, of a Protocol to the Euro-Mediterranean Interim Association Agreement on trade and cooperation between the European Community, of the one part, and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) for the benefit of the Palestinian Authority of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip, of the other part, on a Framework Agreement between the EU and the Palestinian Authority of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip on the general principles for its participation in Union programmes
  • List of authorities designated by Member States to receive applications for, or to issue, binding origin information
  • Europe must brace for a trio of trade shocks - It is high time for the EU to unlock the fiscal side of its macroeconomic armoury - Financial Times

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

AGRICULTURE & FISHERIES

ENERGY

  • Annual Report on the Safety of Offshore Oil and Gas Operations in the European Union for the Year 2017

ENVIRONMENT & CLIMATE CHANGE

  • Agenda for: First meeting of the Open-Ended Working Group on the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework (OEWG 1) (Nairobi, Kenya, 27-30 August 2019) - First EU Coordination
  • Agenda for: Meeting of the Committee for the "adaptation to scientific and technical progress and implementation of the Directives on waste established under Article 39 of Directive 2008/98/EC"
    - WEEE of 10 September 2019
    - Landfill of 11 September 2019

HEALTH, FOOD & PRODUCT SAFETY

  • Minutes of the Standing Committee on Plants, Animals, Food and Feed - Section on Genetically modified food and feed and environmental risk of 12 July 2019
  • Minutes of the Subgroup on Traceability and Security Features established by the Expert Group on Tobacco Policy (24 May 2019 & 21 June 2019)
  • Drug-related indicators (ECHI 14) updated with recent EMCDDA data
  • EMA/FDA analysis shows high degree of alignment in marketing application decisions between EU and US

DIGITAL SINGLE MARKET & INFORMATION SOCIETY

  • Minutes of the Radio Spectrum Committee - Decision n° 676/2002/EC of 10 July 2019

ECB, EURO & ECONOMY

FUTURE OF EUROPE & BREXIT

  • EU rebuffs Boris Johnson’s effort to ditch Brexit backstop - letter to Donald Tusk on Irish border gets cold reception in Dublin and Brussels - Financial Times / Politico.eu
  • Chair writes to Michael Gove on no-deal impact and preparations following Operation Yellowhammer report leak