EU COVID19 RESPONSES

HEALTH

  • Coronavirus: 70% of the EU adult population fully vaccinated - IP/21/4362

STATE AID

  • Commission approves €520 million Italian scheme to compensate the trade fairs and congress sector for damages suffered due to the coronavirus outbreak (SA.63317) - IP/21/4422

TRAVEL

  • COVID-19: Council removes 5 countries and one entity/territorial authority from the list of countries for which travel restrictions should be lifted - See Council Recommendation (EU) 2021/1346 

COMPETITION

  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.10415 - Black Diamond/Specialty Chemicals International)
  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.10307 - Oxford Properties/M7 Real Estate)
  • Commission clears acquisition of joint control over Insightsoftware by Hg and TA (M.10380) - Midday Express
  • Commission clears acquisition of joint control over Mercury Holdings by Brookfield and Digital Realty (M.10420) - Midday Express

TRADE & CUSTOMS

  • Agenda of the Trade Policy Committee (Deputy Members) of 03 September 2021
  • Notice concerning the date of entry into force of the Agreement in the form of an Exchange of Letters between the EU and the Republic of Indonesia pursuant to Article XXVIII of the GATT 1994 relating to the modification of concessions on all the tariff-rate quotas included in the EU Schedule CLXXV as a consequence of the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the EU
  • Council Decision (EU) 2021/1345 of 28 June 2021 authorising the opening of negotiations with Argentina, Australia, Canada, Costa Rica, India, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, South Korea, Tunisia and the United States with a view to concluding agreements on trade in organic products
  • Draft - Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) …/... amending Delegated Regulation (EU) 2020/760 as regards the management and quantities of certain tariff quotas for Argentina and correcting that Regulation as regards its transitional provisions

INTERNAL MARKET & INDUSTRY

  • Agenda for: Working Party on Technical Harmonisation (Machinery) of 07 September 2021
  • Minutes of the Meeting of the Technical Committee - Motor vehicles (TCMV) of 1 July 2021

FINANCIAL SERVICES

TAXATION

  • Agenda for: 49th Administrative cooperation in the field of direct taxation of 21 September 2021
  • Agenda for: 23rd Meeting of the Small Sub-Group eFCA of 08 September 2021 

ENERGY

  • Simpler EU energy labels for lighting products applicable from 1 September - IP/21/4484

ENVIRONMENT & CLIMATE CHANGE

DATA PRIVACY & CYBERSECURITY

  • Investment Plan for Europe supports development of next-generation cyber security platform - IP/21/4501

BREXIT

  • Proposal for a Council Decision on the position to be taken on behalf of the European Union in the Specialised Committee on Law Enforcement and Judicial Cooperation established by the Trade and Cooperation Agreement between the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community, of the one part, and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, of the other part, regarding the extension of the period referred to in Article 540(3) of the EU UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement (Prüm) during which DNA-profiles and fingerprints can be exchanged with the United Kingdom

EXTERNAL RELATIONS

  • Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the alignment of certain countries concerning restrictive measures regarding Nicaragua
  • Afghanistan/ISIS: Statement by the Global Coalition to defeat Daesh/ISIS