COMPETITION

  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.9600 — Saudi Aramco Development Company/Korea Shipbuilding and Offshore Engineering Company/JV)
  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.9539 — BNP Paribas/Deutsche Bank (Global Prime Finance and Electronic Equities Business Assets))
  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.9484 — Semler/VWFS/JV)
  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.9319 — DP World/P&O Group)
  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.9367 — Mirova/Predica/Indigo)
  • Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.9445 — Natura Cosmeticos/Avon Products)

TRADE & CUSTOMS

  • Council Decision on the position to be taken on behalf of the European Union within the General Council of the World Trade Organization as regards the adoption of a decision on the review of the Understanding on Tariff Rate Quota Administration Provisions of Agricultural Products ("TRQ Understanding") - Adoption
  • Agenda of the first Meeting of the Committee on Technical Barriers to Trade under the EU-Japan Agreement for an Economic Partnership of 15 November 2019
  • Agenda for: 14th Meeting of the EU-Uzbekistan Sub-Committee on Economic, Trade and Investment Relations of 25 September 2019, Tashkent
  • WTO members discuss way forward for fisheries subsidies negotiations
  • WTO - Indonesia launches safeguard investigation on fructose syrop
  • WTO - India launches safeguard investigation on isopropyl alcohol
  • WTO - Goods barometer suggests world trade to remain below trend as tensions take toll
  • WTO issues compliance panel report regarding US duties on Indian steel products

INTERNAL MARKET, INDUSTRY & GENERAL

FINANCIAL SERVICES

ENERGY

  • Smart sector integration: Promoting clean energy - Policy debate
  • The new Commission´s energy policy priorities - Exchange of views
  • Follow-up to the Communication on the draft national energy and climate plans "United in delivering the Energy Union and climate action" - Exchange of views

ENVIRONMENT & CLIMATE CHANGE

  • Conclusions on the updated Bioeconomy Strategy "A sustainable Bioeconomy for Europe: strenghtening the connection between economy, society and the environment" - Adoption
  • Council Decision on the position to be taken, on behalf of the EU, within the Joint Committee established by the Agreement between the EU and the Swiss Confederation on the linking of their greenhouse gas emissions trading systems, as regardsto the amendment of Annexes I and II to the Agreement - Adoption

HEALTH, FOOD & PRODUCT SAFETY

  • Summary record - 14th Meeting of the Expert Group on Tobacco Policy established under Commission Decision C(2014) 3509 (15 October 2019)
  • EFSA - European Antibiotic Awareness Day 2019
  • EFSA - Conference on bee health: how research can contribute to risk assessment on 09 December 2019

DATA PRIVACY & CYBERSECURITY

  • Berlin Commissioner for Data Protection Imposes Fine on Real Estate Company - See EDPB Statement

ECB, EURO & ECONOMY

  • Speech by Luis de Guindos: Opportunities and challenges for the euro area financial sector
  • Speech by Philip R. Lane: Europe’s role in a changing global economy
  • Decisions taken by the Governing Council of the ECB (in addition to decisions setting interest rates)
  • Forecasting and stress testing with quantile vector autoregression - ECB Working Paper Series No.2330

EXTERNAL RELATIONS

  • Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the European Union on the situation in Bolivia