COMPETITION

  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.9642 — Acerinox/VDM)
  • Croatia - CCA clears concentration between marinas on the Adriatic coast
  • Croatia - CCA notice on HT invitation to tender for the acquisition of shares in OT-Optima Telekom d.d.
  • Greece - Clearance of the concentration concerning the acquisition of 99% of the shares in D Marinas Hellas SA by Venilia Investments S.A.R.L. and, consequently, the acquisition of sole control by the latter over the former

TRADE & CUSTOMS

  • Agenda for: 33rd Meeting of the Customs Business Group of 24 March 2020
  • Agenda for: Working Party on Trade Questions of 10 March 2020
    - Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EU) No 654/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the exercise of the Union's rights for the application and enforcement of international trade rules
    - Amended proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the access of third-country goods and services to the Union’s internal market in public procurement and procedures supporting negotiations on access of Union goods and services to the public procurement markets of third countries
  • Declaration by the Kingdom of Belgium, the Kingdom of Spain and the Kingdom of the Netherlands regarding the conclusion, on behalf of the European Union, of the Free Trade Agreement between the European Union and the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam
  • CSD meeting on the EU's Generalised Scheme of Preferences (GSP) of 23 March 2020 – Study in support of an impact assessment to prepare the review of the GSP Regulation: Inception Report
  • Consultation: Information gathering on the United States tariff increase on derivative aluminium and steel products - Closing date 13 March 2020
  • Use of tariff quotas until 17 February 2020
  • Report on critical tariff quota imports and on critical state change - 17 February 2020
  • EU-UK Automobile trade - Facts and Figures - see ACEA Statement
  • Brussels carbon tax risks years of delay - Financial Times

INTERNAL MARKET & INDUSTRY

  • Agenda for: 45th meeting of the European Research Area and Innovation Committee (ERAC) of 30 and 31 March 2020
  • Conclusions on three active substances and four applications for Union authorisation - ECHA/NR/20/08
  • Answer given by Mr Breton to a MEP written question - Use in the EU of liquid and poorly biodegradable plastics
  • Minutes of the 6th Meeting of the Strategic Forum for Important Projects of Common European Interest of 18 February 2020

FINANCIAL SERVICES

  • Minutes of the Expert Group of the European Securities Committee of 29 November 2019
  • EBA concludes that no specific regulatory LGD should be set for credit insurance claims

AGRICULTURE & FISHERIES

  • Information Notice – Public Consultation Geographical indications proposed by Indonesia to be protected in the EU

ENERGY

  • Fostering a single EU balancing market for electricity: ACER launches two new consultations
  • Europe to unveil hydrogen fuel partnership - Financial Times
  • Brussels powers up hydro investment - Financial Times

ENVIRONMENT & CLIMATE CHANGE

  • Agenda for: Meeting of the Committee on waste of 12 March 2020
  • Answer given by Mr Sinkevičius to a MEP written question - Ban on certain single-use plastic products
  • Answer given by Mr Sinkevičius to a MEP written question - Plastic packaging
  • Answer given by Mr Sinkevičius to a MEP written question - Waste management in Croatia
  • Outcome of the 13th Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS COP 13) (Gandhinagar, India, 15 - 22 February 2020) - Report by the Presidency and the Commission
  • Horizon Magazine: Why raising the alcohol content of Europe’s fuels could reduce carbon emissions - See the ePure Statement

HEALTH, FOOD & PRODUCT SAFETY

  • Draft Directive - Toy safety – prohibited allergenic fragrances (update) - Feedback period: 06 March 2020 - 03 April 2020
  • EFSA - Coronavirus: no evidence that food is a source or transmission route
  • EMA - Addressing the potential impact of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on medicines supply in the EU

DIGITAL SINGLE MARKET & INFORMATION SOCIETY

  • Agenda for: RSC Radio Spectrum Committee - Decision n° 676/2002/EC of 11 March 2020
  • Minutes of the COCOM meeting of 11 February 2020
  • Roadmap: Commission Delegated Regulation Registry of the .eu top-level domain - Feedback period: 09 March 2020 - 06 April 202

DATA PRIVACY & CYBERSECURITY

  • Answer given by Mr Reynders to a MEP written question - Citizens’ feeling of insecurity about their personal data

AREA OF FREEDOM, SECURITY & JUSTICE

ECB, EURO & ECONOMY

FUTURE OF EUROPE

  • Agenda for: Council of the EU (General Affairs) of 24 March 2020 - List of A Items

EXTERNAL RELATIONS

  • Remarks by President Charles Michel before and after EU leaders' meeting with President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
  • Setting the bounds of the European Union - See the EPC Discussion Paper
  • EU seeks future proof deal with Erdogan - Financial Times