COMPETITION

TRADE & CUSTOMS

  • Agenda for: Working Party on Customs Union of 10 September 2019
  • Agenda for: 29th meeting of the Customs Expert Group, Taric sub section of 31 October 2019
  • Agenda for: Working Party on Trade questions of 10 September 2019
  • Minutes of the Meeting of the Commission expert group on the Generalised Scheme of Preferences of 21 May 2019
  • Draft - Explanatory Notes to the Combined Nomenclature of the European Union (9503 00 70 - Other toys, put up in sets or outfits)
  • Draft - Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) …/... of XXX concerning the classification of certain goods in the Combined Nomenclature
    - CN: 8428 90 90 & CN: 7013 99 00
  • Answer given by Ms Malmström to a MEP written question - CETA 
  • WTO - Ukraine launches safeguard investigation on “complex fertilizers”

INTERNAL MARKET INDUSTRY GENERAL

  • Agenda for: Working Party on  Competitiveness & Growth (Better Regulation) of 10 September 2019
  • Agenda for: Working Party on Postal Services of 10 September 2019
  • Space: EU's satellite navigation system Galileo reaches 1 billion smartphone users (IP/19/5529)

FINANCIAL TIMES

  • EBA will clarify the prudential treatment applicable to own funds instruments at the end of the grandfathering period expiring on 31 December 2021
  • ESMA has updated today its public register with the latest set of double volume cap (DVC) data under the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II).
  • ESMA warns on bond fund liquidity risk - Financial Times
  • Mario Draghi’s swansong at the ECB - The governor leaves behind a battery of monetary weapons that are now misfiring - Financial Times

TAXATION

ENERGY

  • The energy sector beyond 2030: towards climate neutrality - Exchange of views
  • Communication on the draft national energy and climate plans, "United in delivering the Energy Union and climate action" - Exchange of views

ENVIRONMENT & CLIMATE CHANGE

  • Agenda for: Working Party on International Environment Issues (Synergies / Int. Chemicals) of 11 September 2019
  • Ministerial Katowice Declaration on Forests for the climate - Council endorsement

HEALTH, FOOD & PRODUCT SAFETY

  • Agenda for the meeting of the PAFF Committee on GMFF on 16 September 2019 
  • Agenda for: 6th meeting of the Commission expert group on the Fight against Illicit Tobacco Trade (FITT) of 15 October 2019
  • Vaccination: Global Summit to promote the benefits of vaccines - Midday Express
  • African Swine Fever: Commissioner Andriukaitis in Sofia for a high-level meeting - Midday Express
  • Answer given by Mr Andriukaitis to a MEP written question - EU and Member States' roles in tackling Alzheimer's

ECB, EURO & ECONOMY

FUTURE OF EUROPE & BREXIT

  • Formation of von der Leyen Commission advances (IP/19/5537)
  • UK Secretary of State Steve Barclay's speech at the Ambrosetti Forum: Intelligence on the World, Europe, and Italy
  • EU's hopes of momentum on Brexit dashes by Johnson team - Financial Times

EXTRNAL RELATIONS

  • Laos: EU supports inclusive and sustainable development with two new programmes worth €55 million (IP/19/5535)
  • Commissioner Stylianides participates in the Roundtable on Global Refugee Education in Jordan - Midday Express