COMPETITION

  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.10635 - CVC / HTB / FL)
  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.10698 - Mitsui / Indomobil / PTL / JV)
  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.10435 - Refresco Group / Hansa-Heemann)
  • Non-opposition to a notified concentration (Case M.10788 - UTUM / Schwarz  Group / Appliedai)
  • Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.10829 - KKR / Hitachi Transport System)
  • Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.10398 - DNB / Danske Bank / OP / SB1 / EIKA / Balder / VIPPS / Mobilepay / Pivo)
  • Prior notification of a concentration (Case M.10745 - Emil Frey / FCA Central and Eastern Europe / Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CR / Fiat Chrysler Automobiles SR)
  • Commission clears acquisition of IRI by H&F (M.10762) - Midday Express
  • Denmark - The Competition Council has adopted a decision concerning market sharing between members of an association of undertakings
  • Germany - Bundeskartellamt greenlights start of automated driving development cooperation between VW and Bosch
  • Greece - The Competition Commission ("HCC") conducts the first Mapping study on the conditions of competition in the Petroleum Industry
  • UK - CMA invites comments on the transaction bewteen Booking Holdings Inc and Etraveli Group AB
  • UK - The CMA has found that the merger of 2 firms (Carpenter Co. / Recticel NV/SA) that make foam used in products like bedding and cleaning sponges could lead to higher prices and less choice.

STATE AID

  • Commission approves a €414 million Croatian scheme to support exporters in the context of Russia's invasion of Ukraine (SA.103167) - Midday Express

TRADE & CUSTOMS

  • Request for a preliminary ruling from the Finanzgericht Hamburg (Germany) of 18 March 2022 - Stappert Deutschland GmbH Vs. Hauptzollamt Hanover (Germany) - Case C-210/22
    Re: hollow profiles’ in the rule of origin on subheading 7304 41 HS of Annex 22-01 UCC-DR, change from hollow profiles of subheading 7304 49
  • Action brought on 13 May 2022 - CCCME and Others Vs. Commission - Case T-263/22
    Re: annulment of Regulation (EU) 2022/191 of 16 February 2022 imposing a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of certain iron or steel fasteners originating in the P.R. of China
  • Implementation of the Union Customs Code - Evaluation & Executive summary
  • Opinion of MEP Anna Cavazzini on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council Making available on the Union market as well as export from the Union of certain commodities and products associated with deforestation and forest degradation and repealing Regulation (EU) No 995/2010
  • Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2022/1103 of 28 June 2022 concerning the classification of certain goods in the Combined Nomenclature
  • Study on External policy tools to address modern slavery and forced labour - Study by the EP DROI Subcommittee
  • Answer given by Mr Schmit to a MEP written question - Zero tolerance of child labour in EU trade 
  • WTO - Committee on Safeguards - Safeguard measure by the United Kingdom on imports of certain steel products - Decision to extend a safeguard measure - Request for consultations under article 12.3 of the Agreement on Safeguards - European Union
  • WTO - Committee on Safeguards - Notification under articles 12.1(b) and 12.1(c) of the Agreement on Safeguards - Notification pursuant to article 9, footnote 2 of the Agreement on Safeguards - United Kingdom - Certain steel products - Supplement
  • Strengthening WCO-WTO collaboration on environmental matters

INTERNAL MARKET & INDUSTRY

FINANCIAL SERVICES

  • Agenda for: Working Party on Financial Services and the Banking Union (financial services) - anti-money laundering (full day) - Attachés + experts – 18 July 2022

TAXATION

  • Agenda for: Working Party on Tax Questions (Direct Taxation) - 11 July 2022
  • Reference for a preliminary ruling from the Income Tax Tribunal of Gibraltar (United Kingdom) of 21 December 2020 - Fossil (Gibraltar) Limited Vs. Commissioner of Income Tax - Case C-705/20
    Re: provision of tax relief by the Commissioner of Income Tax under the ITA 2010 for tax paid in the US
  • Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) /... supplementing Regulation (EU) 2021/1077 of the European Parliament and of the Council with provisions on the establishment of a monitoring and evaluation framework

AGRICULTURE & FISHERIES

EMPLOYMENT & SOCIAL POLICY

  • The European Schools system: State of Play, Challenges and Perspectives - Study for the EP CULT Committee

ENERGY

  • Request for a preliminary ruling from the Fővárosi Törvényszék (Hungary) of 22 April 2022 - Global NRG Kereskedelmi és Tanácsadó Zrt. Vs. Magyar Energetikai és Közmű-szabályozási Hivatal - Case C-277/22
    Re: Directive 2009/73/EC - common rules for the internal market in natural gas - Article 47 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights
  • ACER and ENTSOG consult on the FUNC issue: how to ensure greater flexibility to book firm capacity at interconnection points
  • The French energy regulator (CRE) fines Engie SA €80,000 for insider trading

ENVIRONMENT & CLIMATE CHANGE

HEALTH, FOOD & PRODUCT SAFETY

  • Draft Report by MEP Dita Charanzova on Regulation on general product safety, amending Regulation (EU) No 1025/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council, and repealing Council Directive 87/357/EEC and Directive 2001/95/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council - Amendments 1 - 239
  • Commission Implementing regulation (EU) /... laying down common specifications for certain class D in vitro diagnostic medical devices in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2017/746 of the European Parliament and of the Council
  • Commission Regulation (EU) 2022/1104 of 1 July 2022 amending Regulation (EU) No 68/2013 on the Catalogue of feed materials
  • One health: Commission welcomes Member States' support to designate antimicrobials reserved for humans
  • EMA - Global regulators agree on key principles on adapting vaccines to tackle virus variants
  • ECDC - Communicable disease threats report, 26 June-2 July 2022, week 26 

DATA PRIVACY & CYBERSECURITY

  • Request for a preliminary ruling from the Cour d’appel de Bruxelles (Belgium) lodged on 1 April 2022 - État belge Vs. Autorité de protection des données - Case C-231/22 
    Re: Interpretation of Article 4(7) of the General Data Protection Regulation ; and of Article 5(2) of the GDPR 

ECB, EURO & ECONOMY

  • ECB Survey of Monetary Analysts (SMA), July 2022
  • Transition versus physical climate risk pricing in European financial markets: a text-based approach - ECB Working Paper Series No.2677
  • ECB takes further steps to incorporate climate change into its monetary policy operations, see the Letter from the ECB President to Irene Tinagli
  • ECB to warn eurozone countries over crypto regulation - Central bank cites urgent need to harmonise different rules before EU-wide agreement becomes law - Financial Times

BREXIT

  • Communication from the Commission - Approval of the content of a draft Commission Regulation amending the Annexes to Regulation (EU) No 1408/2013 as regards their adaptation to reflect the provisions of the Agreement on the withdrawal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community and its Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland

FUTURE OF EUROPE

  • Agenda for Meeting of the Coreper (Part.1 & Part.2) - 06 & 07 July 2022
  • Perspectives for EU governance: between Community method, new-intergovernmentalism and parliamentarisation - Study for the EP AFCO committee

EXTERNAL RELATIONS

  • Political and Security Committee Decision (CFSP) 2022/1105 of 15 June 2022 on the acceptance of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam’s contribution to the European Union CSDP Military Training Mission in the Central African Republic (EUTM RCA) (EUTM RCA/2/2022)
  • Uzbekistan: Statement by the Spokesperson on the latest developments

 RUSSIAN INVASION OF UKRAINE

  • FAQs on REACH regulation concerning sanctions adopted following Russia’s military aggression against Ukraine - 01 July 2022 
  • Sanctions: Commission guidance note on the provision of humanitarian aid in compliance with EU restrictive measures
  • War in Ukraine: implications for the ECB - Compilation of papers - Study for the EP ECON Committee - June 2022
  • Moscow will have to choose either butter or guns - See EEAS Statement
  • Brussels pushes for tougher sanctions enforcement via EU-wide body - Move to beef up implementation of penalties related to war in Ukraine - Financial Times