EU TRADE & TTIP Telegram - published 14 December 2015


# WTO

  • 10th World trade Organization Ministerial Conference in Nairobi – 15-18 December 2015
  • Joint Statement by Commissioners Malmström and Hogan ahead of the 10th WTO Ministerial Conference in Nairobi
  • EU and several of its Member States support Phase Two of the Enhanced Integrated Framework
  • VCI zu WTO-Verhandlungen in Nairobi: Weg für zeitgemäßen Neustart frei machen
  • "Talking Trade" - Speech by UNEP Executive Director Achim Steiner at the Trade and Development Symposium in Nairobi
  • Nairobi Fourth China Round Table: “WTO accessions and the multilateral trading system”
  • DG Azevêdo welcomes progress in Environmental Goods Agreement
  • WTO: Liechtenstein pledges CHF 40,000 to help developing countries participate in trade talks

# TTIP

  • Deutsche Sozialdemokraten beschließen Leitlinien für Handelspolitik - Bernd LANGE
  • Österreichisches Parlament: TTIP entzweit weiterhin Koalition - EU-Unterausschuss diskutiert EU-Handelsabkommen mit den USA und Kanada

# FOREIGN AFFAIRS COUNCIL

  • Main results of the Foreign Affairs Council on 14 December 2015

# NEIGHBOURHOOD POLICY

  • EU Council conclusions on the Review of the European Neighbourhood Policy

# SERBIA

  • EU Council: Accession conference with Serbia: First two chapters opened
  • EU-Serbia Intergovernmental (IGC) Conference – EU video of the press conference
  • La 2e Conférence d’adhésion à niveau ministériel avec la Serbie présidée par Jean Asselborn a ouvert les deux premiers chapitres de négociations sur le contrôle financier et la normalisation des relations avec le Kosovo - Présidence 2015

# BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA

  • Joint Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner Johannes Hahn regarding the European path of Bosnia and Herzegovina

# TURKEY

  • EU Council: Accession conference with Turkey: Chapter opened on economic and monetary policy
  • EU-Turkey Intergovernmental (IGC) Conference – EU video of the press conference
  • Conférence intergouvernementale UE-Turquie – Jean Asselborn annonce l’ouverture du chapitre 17 sur la politique économique et monétaire - Présidence 2015
  • S&D Group welcomes the opening of accession negotiations with Serbia and the reinvigoration of the enlargement process with Turkey

# MOROCCO

  • EU's position for the 13th meeting of the EU-Morocco Association Council
  • EU-Morocco Association Council – EU video of the press conference
  • UE:Communiqué de presse de la treizième session du Conseil d'Association UE Maroc
  • Remarques de la HR/VP Federica Mogherini lors du point presse conjoint du Conseil d'Association UE-Maroc
  • GUE/NGL urges EU foreign ministers not to appeal ECJ ruling on EU-Morocco trade agreement

# SWITZERLAND

  • At a Glance - Switzerland's economy: Clouds on the horizon? - EP THINKTANK

# RUSSIA

  • Russian Government: Distribution of responsibilities among executive bodies and authorised organisations on the main areas of the Arctic Council’s activities
  • Dmitry Medvedev’s interview with Renmin Ribao
  • Dmitry Medvedev holds talks with Abdullah Abdullah, Chief Executive of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

# DEVELOPMENT AID

  • Council conclusions on the 2015 Annual report on the EU’s development and external assistance policies and their implementation in 2014

# EU REGISTERS

# EURLEX

  • Notice concerning the definitive anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of crystalline silicon photovoltaic modules and key components (i.e. cells) originating in or consigned from the People’s Republic of China and concerning the countervailing measures in force in respect of imports into the Union of crystalline silicon photovoltaic modules and key components (i.e. cells) originating in or consigned from the People’s Republic of China: change of name of one company subject to an individual anti-dumping duty rate and individual countervailing duty rate
  • Notice concerning the definitive anti-dumping and countervailing duties imposed on imports of crystalline silicon photovoltaic modules and key components (i.e. cells) originating in or consigned from the People’s Republic of China: change of name of one company subject to an undertaking
  • COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) 2015/2325 of 11 December 2015 making imports of certain cold-rolled flat steel products originating in the People's Republic of China and the Russian Federation subject to registration
  • # EU COMMISSION
  • COMMISSION DECISION on the Annual Action Programme 2015 in favour of the Republic of Fiji to be financed from the European Development Fund
  • DÉCISION DE LA COMMISSION Modifiant la décision C(2012)9238 relative à la mesure ad hoc en faveur de la République Togolaise financée par le 10e Fonds européen de développement
  • COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION on the Annual Action Programme 2015 in favour of Cambodia to be financed from the general budget of the European Union
  • COMMISSION DECISION relative à la mesure individuelle en faveur de la région Afrique centrale à financer sur le 11e Fonds européen de développement
  • COMMISSION DECISION on the Annual Action Programme 2015 in favour of Rwanda to be financed from the 11th European Development Fund
  • COMMISSION DECISION amending Commission Decision C(2014)9767 on the financing decision for the Pilot Project for Strengthening veterinary services in developing countries.
  • COMMISSION DECISION on the pilot project in favour of the Democratic Republic of the Congo to be financed from the general budget of the Union
  • Proposal for a COUNCIL DIRECTIVE amending Directive 2006/112/EC on the common system of value added tax, with regard to the duration of the obligation to respect a minimum standard rate

# EU PARLIAMENT

  • Latest news - Next meeting - Delegation to the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly The DLAT meeting of 16 December 2015, 16.30 - 18.30 has been cancelled. The next DLAT meeting will take place on Thursday, 21 January 2016, 10.00 - 12.00, Room: tbc
  • Latest news - Next meeting - Delegation for relations with the Arab Peninsula of the Delegation for relations with the Arab Peninsula will take place on 25 January 2016, from 16.15 to 17.15.
  • Answer - Legality of ISDS - E-012838/2015
  • Answer - EU-Uzbekistan relations - E-011557/2015
  • Answer - EU funding in Moldova - E-012357/2015
  • Answer - Aid in Ukraine - E-012262/2015
  • Answer - VP/HR - Instability on the southern and eastern shores of the Mediterranean - E-007281/2015
  • Answer - China - market economy status - E-013231/2015
  • Answer - Establishing visa reciprocity between the EU and the US - E-012568/2015
  • Answer - Attacks on Spanish lorries in 2015, in violation of the right to free movement of goods - E-012627/2015
  • Answer - Convention for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources - E-012597/2015
  • Answer - Customs officials - E-012815/2015

# EU COUNCIL

  • ST 15205 2015 INIT - 3440th meeting of the COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION (Foreign Affairs/Trade)
  • ST 15201 2015 INIT
  • 438th meeting of the COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION (Foreign Affairs)
  • St 15234 2015 Init ENLARGEMENT AND STABILISATION AND ASSOCIATION PROCESS Draft Council conclusions
  • Cm 5006 2015 Init Africa Working Party
  • Cm 5037 2015 Init Meeting of the "Mashrek/Maghreb" Working Party
  • St 12712 2015 Rev 2 JCOs and other Customs operations: JCO Postbox Business Case (Action 7.3)
  • St 13749 2015 Rev 1 8th Action Plan (2016-2017) of the Customs Cooperation Working Party (CCWP)
  • St 14418 2015 Cor 1 COUNCIL DECISION on the position to be taken on behalf of the European Union within the Association Council established by the Association Agreement between the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community and their Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Moldova, of the other part, as regards Title V of that Association Agreement
  • St 14602 2015 Rev 1 COUNCIL REGULATION amending Regulation (EU) No 1387/2013 suspending the autonomous Common Customs Tariff duties on certain agricultural and industrial products
  • Cm 5017 2015 Init Trade Policy Committee (Full Members) - Notice of meeting and provisional agenda
  • St 15246 2015 Init Organics equivalence agreement with Chile - Information by the Commission to the Council on opening of negotiations
  • St 15111 2015 Add 1 ANNEX - Negotiating directives for a comprehensive air transport agreement with the People's Republic of China to the Recommendation for a Council Decision in order to authorise the Commission to open negotiations on a comprehensive air transport agreement between the European Union and the People's Republic of China
  • Cm 5026 2015 Init Asia Oceania Working Party

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