• Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.10590 - PAI Partners / OTPP / Veonet)
  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.10587 - Blackstone / Warburg Pincus / INTRAFI Group)
  • Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.10543 - Biscuit Holding / Continental Bakeries Holding)
  • Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.10515 - Iliad / UPC Polska)
  • Answer given by Ms Vestager to a MEP written question - Anti-competitive behaviour of European Retail Alliances (ERAs)
  • Austria - AFCA files application to impose fine on submetering provider
  • Belgium - Competition Authority approves the merger between Water-Link and Pidpa
  • Belgium - Law of 2 February 2021 containing various provisions relating to the Economy (publication of provisions related to book IV CEL)
  • Germany - Fines imposed on manufacturers of modular expansion joints for bridges involved in a quota cartel
  • Germany - Approval of the takeover of the OMV petrol station network by EG Group (Esso) on condition that 48 sites are sold to third parties
  • The Netherlands - Drug manufacturer Pfizer to discontinue its steering pricing structure for Enbrel following discussions with ACM
  • The Netherlands - ACM imposes a fine for misleading telemarketing practices regarding puzzle subscriptions
  • Malta - Abandonment of Proposed Acquisition by Lidl Immobiliare Malta Limited of property at Zabbar belonging to Said Investments Limited and leases belonging to Scotts Limited
  • Poland - UoKiK - The year 2021 was a record year in terms of business mergers and acquisitions
  • Portugal - The AdC issued a non-opposition decision to the merger 2/2022 - GRP III/Ionity
  • Romania - The Competition Council assesses the transaction by which Max Bau Materiale S.R.L. intends to take over Dragmat S.R.L.
  • Romania - The Competition Council is analysing the transaction by which Autonom Services S.A. intends to take over Premium Leasing S.R.L., part of the Țiriac group.
  • UK - CMA to keep ‘close eye’ on Google as it secures final Privacy Sandbox commitments
  • UK - In view of the evidence available to the CMA at this stage, the CMA has revoked the initial enforcement order in the IAA, Inc. / SYNETIQ Holdings Limited merger
  • European Publishers Council files EU Complaint against Google for Anti-Competitive Ad Tech practices - Financial Times


  • Authorisation for State aid pursuant to Articles 107 and 108 of the TFEU - Cases where the Commission raises no objections
  • Commission approves extension of French scheme to encourage risk investments in innovative SMEs (SA.100943) - Midday Express
  • Commission approves €48.62 million Finnish aid measure to compensate Finnair for the damage suffered due to the coronavirus pandemic (SA.63668) - Midday Express


  • Agenda for: Customs Business Group (CBG) on EMSWe jointly with the 4th meeting of the EMSWe Expert sub-group of the HLSG for Governance of the Digital Maritime System and Services of 23-24 February 2022
  • Agenda for: Working Party on Trade Questions of 15 February 2022
  • Open public consultation on the Trade and Sustainable Development Review:
    - Enforcing TSD provisions - Factsheet

    - Implementation TSD provisions - Factsheet

    - Challenges & opportunities in public submission processes for non-compliance - Factsheet

    - Assessing other countries’ experience in TSD implementation and enforcement - Factsheet
  • Comparative Analysis of Trade and Sustainable Development Provisions in Free Trade Agreements - Final report
  • Answer given by EVP Dombrovskis to a MEP written question - Consideration of citrus fruits as ‘highly sensitive products’ in negotiations with third countries
  • Answer given by EVP Dombrovskis to a MEP written question - Effective enforcement of compulsory licences and exemptions from intellectual property requirements to stimulate vaccine production
  • UK Single Trade Window - Policy discussion paper - Updated 11 February 2022


  • Agenda for: Working Party on "Competitiveness & Growth” (Industry) of 14 February 2022
  • General Safety Regulation - Secondary Legislation as of 27.01.2022
  • Speech by Commissioner Breton at the "EU Industry Days"


  • ESMA finds high level of divergence in disclosure of ESG factors in credit ratings
  • Speech by ESMA's Verena Ross - Keeping on track in an evolving digital world
  • UK-EU rule split risks complexity for ESG investors - Confusion and extra costs could be in store for British savers - Financial Times 



  • One Ocean Summit: new steps strengthen EU leadership in protecting the Ocean - IP/22/843, FactSheet & Speech by President von der Leyen
  • MEPs want to strengthen new EU rules for design, production and disposal of batteries
  • Circular business models and smarter design can reduce environment and climate impacts from textiles - See EEA Briefing


  • Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2022/187 of 10 February 2022 authorising the placing on the market of cetylated fatty acids as a novel food under Regulation (EU) 2015/2283 of the European Parliament and of the Council, and amending Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2017/2470
  • Novel foods: house cricket becomes third insect authorised as food ingredient for the EU market - see the Q&A
  • EMA - Meeting highlights from the Pharmacovigilance Risk Assessment Committee (PRAC) 7 - 10 February 2022
  • EFSA - Multi‐country outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis sequence type (ST)11 infections linked to eggs and egg products - 8 February 2022



  • Answer given by Mr Reynders to a MEP written question - Access to health records for mother and baby home survivors


  • Agenda for Committee on Road Transport of 18 February 2022
  • Minutes of the First meeting of the Specialised Committee on Road Transport of 24 November 2021


  • Interview with Christine Lagarde, President of the European Central Bank, conducted by Andreas Niesmann and Tim Szent-Ivany
  • Bank risk-taking and impaired monetary policy transmission - Working Paper Series No.2638
  • The financial accelerator mechanism: does frequency? - Working Paper Series No.2637


  • Minutes of the Meeting of the Coreper of 26 and 28 January 2022
  • Final draft agenda for the sittings of 14 - 17 February 2022


  • Agenda for : Meeting of the Conventional Arms Exports subgroup (COARM) of the Working Party on Non-Proliferation and Arms Exports of 21 February 2022
  • Council Implementing Regulation (EU) 2022/183 of 10 February 2022 implementing Article 21(5) of Regulation (EU) 2016/44 concerning restrictive measures in view of the situation in Libya
  • Council Implementing Decision (CFSP) 2022/189 of 10 February 2022 implementing Decision (CFSP) 2015/1333 concerning restrictive measures in view of the situation in Libya 
  • Sudan: Statement by the Spokesperson and partners on the arrests and detentions in the country
  • Russia: Statement by the High Representative on the EU response to Minister Lavrov’s letters
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina: Statement by the Spokesperson on the vote in Republika Srpska
  • EU-Africa: Global Gateway Investment Package
  • UK to make new offer on Northern Ireland in talks with EU - Foreign secretary says resolving row with Brussels is ‘absolute priority’ - Financial Times