COMPETITION

STATE AID

  • Commission approves over €22 million of public support to promote rail transport operability in the Netherlands (SA.55451) - IP/19/6223

TRADE & CUSTOMS

  • Working Documents: Meeting of the Commission Expert Group on Trade and Sustainable Development of 03 October 2019
  • Draft - Recommendation for a Council Decision to authorise the European Commission to open negotiations for a Customs Cooperation and Mutual Administrative Assistance Agreement (CCMAA) with the Republic of Belarus - See the Annex
  • Draft - Council Decision on the position to be taken on behalf of the European Union within the Trade Committee established under the Interim Partnership Agreement between the European Community, of the one part, and the Pacific States, of the other part, as regards the amendment of Annexes II and VIII to Protocol II of the Agreement
  • Answer given by Ms Malmström to a MEP written question - Consequences for European industry of measures safeguarding steel
  • WTO - Agriculture Committee adopts report on implementation of Bali decision on tariff quotas

INTERNAL MARKET, INDUSTRY & GENERAL

  • Agenda for: Meeting of the Internal Market Information System Committee of 25 November 2019
  • Minutes of the 5th Meeting of the Strategic Forum for Important Projects of Common European Interest of 24 June 2019
  • Summary of European Commission Decisions on authorisations for the placing on the market for the use and/or for use of substances listed in Annex XIV to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the REACH
  • Industrial policy: recommendations to support Europe's leadership in six strategic business areas - IP/19/6204 & Factsheet, the Full Report 

AGRICULTURE & FISHERIES

  • Commission Decision of 30 October 2019 notifying the Republic of Ecuador of the possibility of being identified as a non-cooperating third country in fighting illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing
  • Publication of a communication of approval of a standard amendment to a product specification for a name in the wine sector referred to in Article 17(2) and (3) of Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2019/33
  • EU and China set to conclude agreement to protect Geographical Indications - Midday Express

ENERGY

ENVIRONMENT & CLIMATE CHANGE

  • Agenda for: Commission Joint Expert Group - DG Environment and DG Climate Action - LIFE 2014-2020 of 13 November 2019
  • Report from the Commission - Progress Report 2019 - Preparing the ground for raising long-term ambition EU Climate Action - See the Working Document
  • Report from the Commission on the functioning of the European carbon market
  • Report from the Commission on Implementation of Directive 2009/31/EC on the Geological Storage of Carbon Dioxide
  • Draft - Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) …/... of 31.10.2019 amending Annexes I and III to Regulation (EU) 2019/631 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the monitoring of CO2 emissions from new light commercial vehicles type-approved in a multi-stage process - See the Annex

HEALTH, FOOD & PRODUCT SAFETY

  • Agenda - 84th meeting of the Pharmaceutical Committee of 7 November 2019
  • Information sheet for economic operators active in the distribution chain - EU system of tobacco traceability

DIGITAL SINGLE MARKET & INFORMATION SOCIETY

DATA PROTECTION & CYBERSECURITY

  • Answer given by Ms Jourova to a MEP written question - Data protection in schools
  • Answer given by Ms Jourova to a MEP written question - Google secretly feeding personal data to advertisers - GDPR compliance and the ongoing AdSense antitrust case

AREA OF FREEDOM, SECURITY & JUSTICE

  • European Commission statement on the judgment of the European Court of Justice on Poland's Ordinary Courts law - See also CPR No.134/2019 & Judgment in Case C-192/18)

ECB, EURO & ECONOMY

  • European Commission provides additional arguments in support of its proposal for the EU's next long-term budget - Midday Express
  • Working group on euro risk-free rates issues recommendations to address accounting impact of euro risk-free rates transition - ECB Press Release

FUTURE OF EUROPE & BREXIT

  • Agenda for: Meeting of the Coreper (Part.1 & Part.2) of 06 November 2019
  • Decisions adopted by the European Commission by written procedure on 05 November 2019

EXTERNAL RELATIONS

  • Agenda for: Meeting of the Foreign Relations Counsellors/Sanctions formation of 22 November 2019
  • Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the alignment of certain countries concerning restrictive measures in respect of actions undermining or threatening the territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Ukraine
  • New EU team must up its game on foreign policy - The bloc’s mishandling of both Syria and the Balkans exposes a fundamental weakness - Financial Times