COMPETITION

  • Withdrawal of notification of a concentration (Case M.9454 - EP Global Commerce/METRO)
  • Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.9446 - Toyota Motor Corporation/Panasonic Corporation/JV)
  • Commission clears acquisition of OCEA Group by ICG and Predica (M.9436) - Midday Express
  • Commission clears acquisition Indigo by Mirova and Predica (M.9367)
  • DG Comp - Merger Statistics - 21 September 1990 to 31 July 2019
  • Belgium - Notification - CONC-C/C-19/0023 : Groupe Maurin / Groupe Claes & Zonen
  • Denmark - Group of cases regarding bid rigging in plumbing sector closed with a personal fine to a member of management in plumbing company
  • France - The Autorité de la concurrence clears the acquisition of the group De Fursac by the group SMCP (Sandro, Maje, Claudie Pierlot).

TRADE & CUSTOMS

  • Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/1374 of 26 August 2019 reopening of the investigation following the judgment of 3 July 2019, in case C-644/17 Eurobolt, with regard to Council Implementing Regulation (EU) No 723/2011 of 18 July 2011 extending the definitive anti-dumping duty imposed by Regulation (EC) No 91/2009 on imports of certain iron or steel fasteners originating in the People's Republic of China to imports of certain iron or steel fasteners consigned from Malaysia, whether declared as originating in Malaysia or not
  • WTO - Committee on Safeguards - European Union - Proposed adjustments to safeguard measures on imports of certain steel products - Request for consultations under Article 12.3 of the Agreement on Safeguards - Russian Federation - Switzerland
  • Luxembourg has joined a small number of countries to oppose signing of the Mercosur agreement in a bid to curb massive burning of the Amazon rainforest - Bilaterals.org/ Delano

INTERNAL MARKET, INDUSTRY & GENERAL

  • Minutes - Committee on Horizontal Questions concerning trade in processed agricultural products not listed in Annex I - 24 May 2019 + list of authorities attending
  • European Investment Bank signs €25 million financing deal with podcast company Acast under the Juncker Plan
  • Juncker Plan in Lithuania: Vilnius Factoring Company to issue €10 million in new microloans with EIF support

ENERGY

  • Minutes of the 3rd Meeting on mobilising efforts to reach the EU energy efficiency targets for 2020 of 10 July 2019
  • ACER consults on the capacity calculation methodology for the long-term timeframe in between Denmark, Finland and Sweden

ENVIRONMENT & CLIMATE CHANGE

  • Agenda for: Working Party on International Environment Issues - Desertification of 01 September 2019

TRANSPORT & MOBILITY

  • Agenda for: 8th meeting of the Group of Experts on Rail Market Access of 19 September 2019
  • Agenda for: 15th meeting of the Commission Expert Group on the Technical Pillar of the 4th Railway Package of 17 September 2019

EXTERNAL RELATIONS

  • Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/1375 of 26 August 2019 amending for the 305th time Council Regulation (EC) No 881/2002 imposing certain specific restrictive measures against certain persons and entities associated with the ISIL (Da'esh) and Al-Qaida organisations
  • G7 Leaders’ Declaration - Biarritz, France, 26 August 2019 - The G7 Leaders met in Biarritz, France and agreed on a common declaration.