Showing posts from October 2, 2015

EU CLIMATE Telegram - published 7 October 2015

# COP21IPCC Elects Hoesung Lee as New Chair - Christiana Figueres CongratulatesBan welcomes election of chief of UN-backed climate panel ahead of Paris conferenceWHO calls for urgent action to protect health from climate changeEU Commssion: Cities unite for climate action - join the event!EU Parliament: Amendments 001-003 - Towards a new international climate agreement in Paris - A8-0275/2015(001-003)EU Commission: Answer - Sustainable and low-carbon future in the EU-28 - E-010299/2015EEB Conference: Implementation of the SDG's in the EU# CLIMATE FINANCEOECD and CPI survey: Climate financing momentum builds# CLIMATE IMPACTPIK: Zufall oder Zusammenhang - Wechselwirkungen im Klimasystem# ETSContinuation of ETS derogations up to 2030 - Answer given by Mr Arias Cañete on behalf of the CommissionEU ETS debate hijacked by carbon leakage - by MEP Bas Eickhout (The Greens)Carbon Pulse: Norway budgets €29 million for CER purchases in 2016Carbon Pulse: South Korea sees first CO2 allowance t…

EU ENERGY Telegram - published 7 October 2015

Vice-President for Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič on Energy Union Tour to FranceEU Commission: Answer - High-Level Group on energy-intensive industries - E-010761/2015# ENERGY REGULATIONACER starts receiving data for the surveillance of the energy marketsBundesnetzagentur: Meldung von Energiegroßhandelsgeschäften angelaufen  - "Insiderhandel und Marktmanipulation wirksam aufdecken"# MARKET DESIGNStrengthen market price signal, integrate renewables and develop regional coordination – EEX and EPEX SPOT respond to EU consultation on electricity market design# ENERGY SECURITYPress Club Briefing: Algeria and EU Energy Security# GAZPROMGazprom and ENGIE discuss next steps to deliver Nord Stream II projectGazprom: Gazprom and OMV address issues of bilateral cooperationÖMV: Gazprom und OMV machen Fortschritte bei langfristigen ProjektenGazprom and Srbijagas address Russian gas supplies to SerbiaGazprom and Fluxys discuss promising areas of cooperationGazprom: Gas availabi…

EU LEGAL TRENDS Telegram - published 7 October 2015

# EU TREATY CHANGEFrançois Hollande and Angela Merkel face MEPsEP President Schulz: Opening of the solemn debate with President François Hollande and German Chancellor Angela MerkelLIVE: Hollande and Merkel in the plenary chamber for an historic debate with MEPsVideo of a plenary debate - Current situation in the European Union Statements by Mr François Hollande, President of the French Republic, and Ms Angela Merkel, Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany - Wednesday, 7 October 2015 - 15:03 - StrasbourgManfred Weber to Merkel and Hollande: let's strengthen and deepen EuropeLa France: Le texte du discours du Président de la République au Parlement européenPittella: Europe needs a new vision that moves beyond the inter-governmental modelEuropean project in danger: "No more step by step approach" - Guy VerhofstadtEU-Abgordneter Lambsdorff (ALDE/FDP): Merkel und Hollande sprechen zu viel über Vergangenheit und zu wenig über ZukunftEU-Abgeordneter Michael Theurer (ALD…

EURO & EMU Telegram - published 7 October 2015

# IMFGlobal Financial Stability: Vulnerabilities, Legacies, and Policy Challenges - iMFdirect - The IMF BlogHow to Manage the Commodity Roller Coaster - iMFdirect - The IMF BlogIMF Transcript of the World Economic Outlook Press ConferenceIMF Survey : Policymakers Face Triad of Challenges to Ensure Financial StabilityIMF: The People’s Republic of China Subscribes to the IMF’s Special Data Dissemination Standard# AUDIT REGULATIONAudit Regulation - Answer given by Lord Hill on behalf of the Commission# CYPRUSReport on the seventh review of the economic adjustment programme for Cyprus# CMUEU Parliament: Video of a plenary debate - Decision adopted on the Capital Markets Union package - Wednesday, 7 October 2015 - 17:03 - StrasbourgDIW zur Kapitalmarktunion: Anreize für Verschuldung abbauen - Kommentar von Franziska Bremus# ECBCas T-79/13 Alessandro Accorinti  & autres v ECB:  Le préjudice subi en 2012 par les détenteurs privés de titres de créance grecs dans le cadre de la restructura…

EU GROWTH & INNOVATION Telegram - published 7 October 2015

# SINGLE MARKETPersonal protective equipment - Gas appliances - Cableways: new safety harmonised rules# EFSIEFSI at the Transport Council on 8 October in Luxembourg# INNOVATIONCommissioner Moedas on high-level visit to BulgariaCommission appoints a Director in the Directorate-General for Research and Innovation and a Principal Adviser in DG Migration and Home AffairsDG GROW: Horizon 2020 Space Information Day# ENTREPRENEURSHIPEU Commission survey: Who survives in self-employment?# EESC STAFF CHANGESHarmonising progress: Georges Dassis, the new president of the EESC, presents his programme# EU REGISTERS# EU COMMISSIONDécision de la Commission de formuler des observations à l'encontre d'un projet de liste type des dispositions techniques, notifié par l'Allemagne sous le n°2015/353/D dans le cadre de la directive 98/34/CECOMMISSION DECISION amending Decision C(2007) 6844 adopting the operational programme for Community assistance from the European Social Fund under the Region…

EU TRADE & TTIP Telegram - published 7 October 2015

# CHINACommissioner Malmström met Chinese Minister of Commerce Gao Hucheng to take stock of investment talksChina’s parade: mixed messages - European Union Institute for Security Studies# TTIPEU Commission: 11th Round Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership NegotiationsLatest U.S.Trade Representative fact-sheets and reports on TTIPUnited States to Negotiate Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership with the European UnionTransatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (T-TIP)Transparency and the Obama Trade AgendaThe Facts on Investor State Dispute SettlementStakeholder Consultations, Investment and the T-TIPFinal Report of the U.S.-EU High Level Working Group on Jobs and GrowthITC Report on How T-TIP Will Benefit Small BusinessT-TIP Opportunities for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises documentEurojust: Two-day seminar on EU-US cooperationRemarks by President Obama and President Gauck of Germany before Bilateral MeetingRemarks by President Obama and President Gauck of Germa…

EU DIGITAL AGENDA Telegram - published 7 October 2015

Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on European Court of Justice Safe Harbor Framework DecisionDeutsche Telekom on Safe Harbor and Data privacy: ECJ overturns data agreement with the United StatesEFPIA comments on the CJEU decision on EU-US "safe harbour"# PNRThe use of PNR data is on the agenda of the Justice and Home Affairs Council on 8 October 2015# DIGITAL STARTUPSStartup Europe Forum: Opening Session# DIGITAL SKILLSEU Commission: Co-designing a digital skills taxonomy# SPECTRUM38th RSPG Meeting Public Debriefing – 15 October 2015 - Radio Spectrum Policy Group# COPYRIGHTEP Thinktank EU Fact Sheets - Intellectual, industrial and commercial property# GOOGLEIntroducing the Accelerated Mobile Pages Project, for a faster, open mobile web - Google Europe Blog# DIGITAL4SCIENCEThe European Commission launches the Digital4Science platform# MEDIA FREEDOMEurope’s journalists subjected to increasing levels of harassment# CYBER SECURITYCCIA Sends Le…

EU FUNDING TRENDS Telegram - published 7 October 2015

# HORIZON 2020
Restorative justice and the long arm of the lawInterview with Dr Lorenzo Chiari and Dr Helen Hawley-Hague of the FARSEEING projectWIISEL project - a Flexible Research Tool for the prediction of falls in the elderly populationEU Commission answers MEP questions regarding Horizon 2020Answer - Horizon 2020 - Basic data and oversubscription - E-011623/2015Answer - Horizon 2020 - new participants - E-011628/2015Answer - Horizon 2020 - country participation - E-011629/2015Answer - Horizon 2020 bonuses - E-011642/2015Answer - Horizon 2020 - management - E-011643/2015Answer - Horizon 2020 JTIs - E-011649/2015Answer - Horizon 2020 - Basic data and success rates - E-011624/2015Answer - Horizon 2020 - Allocation of funding - E-011632/2015Answer - Horizon 2020 Procurement of Innovative Solutions / Pre-commercial Procurement - E-011646/2015Answer - Horizon 2020 - EFSI - E-011690/2015Answer - Horizon 2020 evaluators - E-011637/2015Answer - Horizon 2020 - transferring indirect costs to…

EU LEGAL TRENDS Telegram - published 6 October 2015

CJEU Judgment in Case C-362/14 Maximillian Schrems v Data Protection Commissioner: The Court of Justice declares that the Commission’s US Safe Harbour Decision is invalidFirst Vice-President Timmermans and Commissioner Jourová 's press conference on Safe Harbour following the Court ruling in case C-362/14 (Schrems)EC press conference FVP Frans TIMMERMANS and Commissioner Věra JOUROVÁ following the European Court of Justice ruling in the case C-362/14 Schrems (Approximation of laws) 'Safe Harbour'Follow further reactions and the Safe Harbor Debate in our IEU Monitoring DIGITAL AGENDA
EU Council approves transparency rules for cross-border tax rulingsEU Commission welcomes agreement reached by Member States on the automatic exchange of information on tax rulings  and tax transparencyTransparence des « rulings » et optimisation fiscale : Michel SAPIN salue les avancées soutenues par la France au niveau européen et mondialEU-Abgeordneter Markus Fe…


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