• Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.11203 - PAI Partners / ECF)
  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.11145 - Scania / Sennder / JV)
  • Commission clears joint venture between Santander Consumer Leasing and Ethias (M.11197) - Midday Express
  • Furniture retailer XXXLutz sees EU clearance decision for Home24 acquisition published - See Case M.10969
  • Belgium - Notification of a concentration MEDE-CC-23/0013: BelOrta CV / Belgische Fruitveiling CV
  • Romania - Competition Council assesses the takeover of Nastimed by Dohotariu Family
  • Romania - Competition Council examines the transaction by which General Vending Ro SRL intends to take over D.A.I.R. Comexim 2000 SRL
  • UK - CMA: Open consultation - Review of the competition concurrency arrangements
  • UK - CMA update on work in housing sector - CMA publishes progress update on consumer protection work in private rented housing and housebuilding market study


  • Authorisation for State aid pursuant to Articles 107 and 108 of the TFEU - Cases where the Commission raises no objections


  • Draft Recommendation by MEP Daniel Caspary on the draft Council decision on the Conclusion of the Free Trade Agreement between the European Union and New Zealand - Deadline for tabling amendments : 21-09-2023
  • Draft Report by MEP Daniel Caspary containing a motion for a non-legislative resolution on the draft Council decision on the conclusion of the Free Trade Agreement between the European Union and New Zealand - Deadline for tabling amendments : 21-09-2023
  • Readout of Ambassador Katherine Tai’s Meeting with European Commission EVP Valdis Dombrovskis
  • EUROFER welcomes the initiations of two anti-circumvention investigations on imports of stainless steel cold rolled flat products and the immediate registration of imports from Taiwan, Turkey and Vietnam
  • Australia wants EU investment in critical minerals, but first a free trade agreement - Reuters
  • WTO issues panel report regarding Chinese duties on Australian barley
  • WTO - Goods barometer signals upturn in trade backed by strong auto demand
  • WTO - DG Okonjo-Iweala to G20: time to roll up our sleeves and deliver at MC13


  • Answer given by Mr Breton to a MEP written question - Implementation of Directive 2014/24/EU (Public Procurement Directive) - Increase of thresholds for public contracts
  • EU due diligence proposal raises hope for activists, worries foreign companies (


  • Efama responds to ESMA Consultation Paper on Draft Regulatory Technical Standards under the Revised ELTIF Regulation - See the Press Release



  • Minutes of the 9th EU Energy Platform Industry Advisory Group meeting - 13 July 2023
  • Call for evidence - Ecodesign – electronic displays (review of requirements) - Regulation - Feedback period: 24 August 2023 - 21 September 2023
  • Call for evidence - Energy labelling - electronic displays (review of requirements) - Delegated regulation - Feedback period : 24 August 2023 - 21 September 2023
  • Energy Community Secretariat starts cooperation with Ukrhydronergo in seeking recovery of damages caused by Russia’s attacks
  • Is the EU waking up to the strategic importance of ethanol? - See ePURE Statement


  • Agenda for: 16th Meeting of the Horizon Europe Programme Committee - the European Innovation Council (EIC) and European Innovation Ecosystems - 14 September 2023
  • Minutes of the Expert Group on Waste - Implementation of the proposed Regulation concerning batteries and waste batteries - 06 July 2023
  • Opinion by MEP Salvatore DE Meo on the proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on packaging and packaging waste, amending Regulation (EU) 2019/1020 and Directive (EU) 2019/904, and repealing Directive 94/62/EC
  • Call for evidence - Procedure for the approval and certification of innovative technologies for reducing CO2 emissions from cars and vans - Implementing regulation - Feedback period: 23 August 2023 - 20 September 2023
  • Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2023/1656 of 16 June 2023 amending Regulation (EU) No 649/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the listing of pesticides and industrial chemicals
  • JBCE's Environment & Energy Committee submitted its views following the call for comments on the draft screening report on the presence and risk of the four phenolic benzotriazoles (UV-328 and others) in articles
  • Dutch government nominates foreign minister as EU commissioner - Wopke Hoekstra faces tough parliamentary approval hearing over his time as finance minister - Financial Times &


  • Agenda for: Medical Device Coordination Group - International Matters Working Group – Stakeholder and Regulators Only Sessions - 11 September 2023
  • European Health Union: Commission authorises first vaccine to protect infants from respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infections - Midday Express
  • Safety Gate: the EU rapid alert system for dangerous non-food products - Published on 25 August 2023 - Report-2023-34
  • ECDC - Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and supply of substances of human origin in the EU/EEA - Third update
  • ECDC - Anthrax - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2021


  • EU Digital Markets Act and Digital Services Act explained
  • Tech giants race to alter online operations as EU digital rules bite - Social media groups restrict personalised ads in scramble to comply with landmark legislation - Financial Times


  • EU cohesion policy: €411 million from European funds for the Murcia-Almeria high-speed rail link  - Midday Express
  • Bulgaria: suspected irregularities of over €140 million in railway infrastructure project - Olaf Press Release No.14/23 


  • NextGenerationEU: Sweden submits request to modify recovery and resilience plan and add a REPowerEU chapter - Midday Express
  • Exchange rate misalignment and external imbalances: what is the optimal monetary policy response? - ECB Working Paper Series No.2843


  • Agenda for: EP AFET Committee - 30 & 31 August 2023
  • North Korea: G7 Foreign Ministers' Statement on the launch using ballistic missile technology


  • EU interest in UK wanes as commissioner goes green - Deals struck with Brussels on financial services and migration will be useful but small - Financial Times
  • UK to confirm further delay to post-Brexit border controls - Checks on food and fresh products pushed back for fifth time owing to inflation fears - Financial Times