EU CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE

ECONOMY

  • Statement on COVID-19 economic policy response
  • Remarks by Mário Centeno following the Eurogroup meeting of 16 March 2020
  • G7 Leaders’ Statement on COVID-19
  • Remarks by President Charles Michel after the G7 Leaders' videoconference on COVID-19

STATE AID

  • Statement by Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager on a draft proposal for a State aid Temporary Framework to support the economy in the context of the COVID-19 outbreak

  HEALTH

  • COVID-19 Guidelines for border management measures to protect health and ensure the availability of goods and essential services

  FREE MOVEMENTS OF PERSONS

COMPETITION

  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.9703 — SCP/real)
  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.9739 — AXA/Groupe Crédit Agricole/ELL Luxembourg 2)
  • Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.9742 — Sinopec Group/Joint Stock Company Novatek/Gazprombank/SINOVA Natural Gas Company)  
  • The European Commission has published a timeline for its merger and antitrust policy reviews 2019 to 2022
  • Commission clears acquisition of sole control of Infor by Koch Industries (M.9754) - Midday Express

STATE AID

  • The Commission has also published a timeline for its state aid policy reviews for 2019 to 2022 

INTERNAL MARKET & INDUSTRY

ENERGY

  • Report from the Commission on the implementation of the work under the nuclear decommissioning assistance programme to Bulgaria, Slovakia and Lithuania in 2019 and previous years

ENVIRONMENT & CLIMATE CHANGE

  • EU Cohesion Policy invests over €1.4 billion in green projects in 7 Member States
  • Farming by Satellite Prize 2020 is open for applications - EEA Statement

HEALTH, FOOD & PRODUCT SAFETY

  • Commission Implementing Decision C(2020) 1066 final - National provisions notified by Greece prohibiting the placing on the market of chewing and nasal tobacco
  • Documents - 86th meeting of the Pharmaceutical Committee of 12 March 2020
  • EFSA - New grant opportunity: microbiomes and plant pests

FUTURE OF EUROPE

  • Agenda for: Meeting of Coreper (Part.1) of 20 March 2020