EU CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE 

SECURITY

  • COVID-19: Council approves conclusions on the impact of the pandemic on internal security and terrorist threat

ECONOMY

  • Speech by President von der Leyen at the EP Plenary on the EP's scrutiny on the ongoing assessment by the Commission and the Council of the national recovery and resilience plans

COMPETITION

  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.10267 - Hellman & Friedman/Genstar/Enverus)
  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.10254 - Apax Partners/Rodenstock)
  • Revision of the EU competition rules on horizontal agreements - Regulation - Feedback period: 07 June 2021 - 05 July 2021
  • Revision of the EU competition rules on horizontal agreements - Feedback period: 07 June 2021 - 05 July 2021
  • Romania - The Competition Council approved the transaction through which Profi Rom Food SRL intends to take over ten commercial rooms from Pronto Mobile SRL
  • UK - The CMA served an initial enforcement order on Facebook, Inc, Tabby Acquisition Sub, Inc, Facebook UK Limited and Giphy, Inc in relation to the completed acquisition by Facebook, Inc of Giphy, Inc

TRADE & CUSTOMS

INTERNAL MARKET & INDUSTRY‎

FINANCIAL SERVICES

  • Agenda for: Payment Systems Market Expert Group of 24 June 2021
  • ESMA has issued an opinion on product intervention measures communicated by The Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM)
  • ESMA is organising its second workshop on CCP margins and procyclicality in times of crisis which will take place on 17 June 2021
  • EBA launches second consultation on its technical standards on the calculation of the EUR 30bn threshold for investment firms
  • EBA makes recommendations for reducing supervisory reporting costs
  • EFAMA has published its response to a consultation on the draft delegated act under Article 8 of the Taxonomy 

AGRICULTURE & FISHERIES

ENERGY

  • Preventing fraud in relation to biofuels (biodiesel) - Information from the Dutch delegation, supported by the Belgian, French and Luxembourg delegations
  • EU Statement on the occasion of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Board of Governors (7- 11 June 2021)

ENVIRONMENT & CLIMATE CHANGE

  • Agenda for: Council of the European Union (Environment) of 10 June 2021
    - Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning batteries and waste batteries, repealing Directive 2006/66/EC and amending Regulation (EU) No 2019/1020 - Progress report

HEALTH, FOOD PRODUCT & SAFETY

DIGITAL & INFORMATION SOCIETY

DATA PRIVACY & CYBERSECURITY

  • Agenda for: 12th meeting of the Art. 93 Committee: revised drafts of the UK adequacy decisions of 08 June 2021
  • Regulation (EU) 2021/887 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 20 May 2021 establishing the European Cybersecurity Industrial, Technology and Research Competence Centre and the Network of National Coordination Centres
  • EU-US Tech Allies: Industry compliance? The stakes of Transatlantic Data Flows – See DigitalEurope Report

AREA OF FREEDOM, SECURITY & JUSTICE

  • Main Results of the Justice and Home Affairs Council of 7-8 June 2021 - See the Council Statement
    - Council approves conclusions on the protection of public spaces - See the Council Statement
    - Council adopts conclusions on sports-related violence ahead of the European football championship - See the Council Statement  
    - Council approves conclusions on the protection of vulnerable adults - See the Council Statement  
  • Security & border management – Schengen evaluation and monitoring mechanism - Proposal for a regulation: Feedback period: 07 June 2021 - 02 August 2021
  • 800 criminals arrested in biggest ever law enforcement operation against encrypted communication - See Europol Statement 

FUTURE OF EUROPE

  • Agenda for: Meeting of the Coreper (Part.1 & Part.2) of 09 & 11 June 2021
  • 5th Revised "List of meetings" taking place between 1 and 30 June 2021
  • Minutes of the Meeting of the Coreper of 19 & 21 May 2021
  • Final draft agenda for the EP sittings of 7 - 10 June 2021

EXTERNAL RELATIONS

  • Readout of the telephone conversation between President Charles Michel and Russian President Vladimir Putin
  • Council Decision (CFSP) 2021/919 of 7 June 2021 amending Decision (CFSP) 2018/1939 on Union support for the universalisation and effective implementation of the International Convention for the Suppression of Acts of Nuclear Terrorism