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EU CLIMATE Telegram - published 14 October 2015

# COP21 - EU LEVELCOP21: Parliament's roadmap for Paris UN climate talksEU Parliament: Video of a plenary debate - Towards a new international climate agreement in Paris - Wednesday, 14 October 2015 - 17:38 - BrusselsClimate change: The EU Commission and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change highlight continued cooperation in the run-up to ParisCoR on COP21: success of climate change agreement rides on empowering local governmentAn ambitious and binding Climate Agreement is the best guarantee for a safe future, say S&DEU-Abgeordneter Jo LEINEN (S&D/SPD): Ehrgeizigen Klimaschutz-Fahrplan durchsetzen - EU-Parlament zurrt Position zum UN-Gipfel in Paris festSPÖ-Europaabgeordnete Kadenbach zum Klimaschutz: Paris muss ein Erfolg werde - bis zum Jahr 2030 die Treibhausgase um 40 Prozent senkenParis Climate Conference: Liberals and Democrats call for concrete EU proposal on international climate financeGUE-NGL: Corporate greed has no place at COP21NRW-Umweltminister Remme…

EU ENERGY Telegram - published 14 October 2015

# ENERGY UNIONVice-President for Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič on Energy Union Tour to RomaniaDG Energy Assessment: Benefits of the Energy Union - RomaniaFirst gas interconnector between Poland and Lithuania ends energy isolation of the Baltic StatesLocal governments are key drivers of the future European Energy Union# ENERGY REGULATIONACER publishes a study on capacity booking platforms assessmentCEER: Energy regulators call for mandatory regional plans for gas security of supply at the Madrid Forum  # ENERGY COMMUNITY European Parliamentary Research Service: Energy Community Prospects and challengesEnergy Community Secretariat submits views to public consultation on EU LNG and gas storage strategy# ENERGY SECURITYU.S. EIA: Natural gas pipelines under construction will move gas from Azerbaijan to southern EuropeEU Commission: Answer - Nuclear power station at Hanhikivi in Pyhäjoki (Finland) and the Commission's energy security strategy - P-012546/2015DIW Workshop zu Peak Oil, Gas u…

EU DIGITAL AGENDA Telegram - published 14 October 2015

# DSMCoR: EU cities and regions offer to deliver Digital Single Market at local levelCCIA: Digital Single Market: A Reality for Millions of Internet-enabled BusinessesPubAffairs Bruxelles: INTRODUCING THE EUROPEAN TECH ALLIANCE - European in origin, Global in mindset# SAFE HARBORVice-President Ansip, Commissioners Jourová and Oettinger meet tech businesses after Safe Harbour ruling Présidence UE 2015 : Devant le Parlement européen, Nicolas Schmit revient sur les conséquences de la suspension du régime "Safe Harbour" qui encadrait le transfert des données entre l’UE et les USAEU Parliament: Video of a plenary debate - Consequences of the ECJ ruling invalidating the US Safe Harbour decision - Wednesday, 14 October 2015 - 19:37 - BrusselsEuropean Parliament debates Safe Harbour ruling: How to protect EU citizens' data in transatlantic transfers?Safe Harbour: EPP Group surprised with Left's decision against resolutionEU Council Addendum to Opinion 3/2015 "Europe'…

EU LEGAL TRENDS Telegram - published 14 October 2015

# THE STATE OF EUROPEEP Thinktank Study - European Council Conclusions: A Rolling Check-List of Commitments to Date (Fifth edition)Friends of Europe: THE STATE OF EUROPE 2015 - Addressing Europe’s Crises: Policy Crossroads# TAX TRANSPARENCYEP Thinktank Study - Overview of Existing EU and National Legislation on Topics Covered by TAXE MandateEP Thinktank: Study - Overview of Legislation Practices Regarding Exchange of Information Between National Tax Administrations in Tax MattersEP Thinktank: In-Depth Analysis - EU State Aid Law and National Tax RulingsEP In-Depth Analysis - Nominal vs. Effective Corporate Tax Rates Applied by Multinational Enterprises - Special Committee on Tax Rulings and Other Measures Similar in Nature or Effect - Committee on Economic and Monetary AffairsEP Thinktank: In-Depth Analysis - Selected International Third-Country Tax-Governance IssuesEP Thinktank: In-Depth Analysis - Intellectual Property Box Regimes# GMO DEBATE - NEXT ROUNDThe Greens on GMO authorizat…

EU GROWTH & INNOVATION Telegram - published 14 October 2015

# ECONOMIC OUTLOOKDraft Report by EUROCHAMBRES with the cooperation of the Global Chamber PlatformGCP Chairman Leitl: Political insecurity and risks of major fiscal crises are key challenges for global growth in 2016Bundesminister Gabriel: "Deutsche Wirtschaft entwickelt sich stabil"BDI zur Herbstprojektion der Bundesregierung# EFSIEIB welcomes EP vote on EFSI Managers Committees’ Approvement of of Wilhelm Molterer as Managing Director of the EFSI and Iliyana Tsanova as Deputy Managing Director EU-Abgeordneter Udo BULMANN (S&D/SPD): Investitionsplan kann an den Start gehen - neue Leitung muss aber erst noch überzeugen# INDUSTRYEESC: EU Industry and Monetary Policy: The role of the European Investment Bank (EIB)EUROSTAT: Industrial production down by 0.5% in euro area# EMPLOYMENTOECD employment rate stable at 66.1% in the second quarter of 2015# EU REGISTERS# EU COMMISSIONDécision de la Commission de formuler des observations à l'encontre d'un projet d'arrêté,…

EURO & EMU Telegram - published 14 October 2015

# SSMEP Hearings and Exchanges of Views with Single Supervisory Mechanism# CAPITAL MARKETS UNIONSpeech Yves Mersch: The future of Europe’s financial market infrastructure: the Eurosystem’s Vision 2020# FISCAL UNIONBertelsmann Foundation and Jacques Delors Institute:  A Fiscal Union for Europe  – Building Block and Not a Magic Bullet# DEBT RELIEFBundesfinanzministerium: Internationale Schuldenstrategie, Umschuldungen# IMFIMF: Transcript of Global Financial Stability Report Press Briefing# ECBECB: Interview  Yves Mersch: Interview with The Asian Banker# EBAEBA to promote discussion on cloud services in the banking sector# EU REGISTERS# EU COMMISSIONCORRIGENDUM to Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) C(2015)5067 of 28.7.2015 supplementing Directive 2002/87/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to regulatory technical standards specifying the definitions and coordinating the supplementary supervision of risk concentration and intra-group transactionsCORRIGENDUM to C…

EU FUNDING TRENDS Telegram - published 14 October 2015

# BUDGETEuropean Commission formally proposes €2.4 billion support for EU farmers and refugees  European Parliamentary Research Service: The politics of the EU budget# EFSIEIB welcomes EP vote on EFSI ManagersCommittees’ Approvement of of Wilhelm Molterer as Managing Director of the EFSI and Iliyana Tsanova as Deputy Managing Director EU-Abgeordneter Udo BULMANN (S&D/SPD): Investitionsplan kann an den Start gehen - neue Leitung muss aber erst noch überzeugen # HORIZON 2020Engineering materials for lenses, tissue engineering and implantsGrow your own food — in spaceIntegration of Social Sciences and Humanities in Horizon 2020: Participants, Budget and Disciplines# RTDTowards a Sustainable Bioeconomy - 21-23 October 2015, BarcelonaSuccess Stories - A boost for efficient, safe food productionResearch Headlines - Measuring European identityEnhancing the EU’s efforts to combat environmental crime – the path ahead - 22 October 2015# EESCEESC Update: Have your say on FP71st European Micr…

EU TRADE & TTIP Telegram - published 14 October 2015

# TRADE STRATEGYEC Video - press conference with Cecilia MALMSTRÖM: Trade for All - Commission publishes Trade StrategyTrade for All: European Commission presents new trade and investment strategyEU Commission: Q & A on ’Trade for all’, the Commission's new trade & investment strategyDG Trade: Preparing the New Trade Strategy – List of DG Trade External Meetings - Officials travelled to 17 Member States for meetings with government officials, parliamentarians, think tanks and academics, representatives of civil society and businessDG Trade: Dedicated Outreach Meetings with Stakeholders Preparing the New Trade Strategy – Dedicated Outreach Meetings with Stakeholders # TRADE STRATEGY - MEMBER STATESPM Cameron welcomes European Commission's trade strategy# TRADE STRATEGY - MEPSEU Trade Strategy: EPP Group calls for speedy progress in ongoing negotiationsEU-Abgeordneter Daniel Caspary (EVP/CDU): EU-Handelsstrategie: EVP-Fraktion fordert rasche Fortschritte bei den laufende…

EURO & EMU Telegram - published 13 October 2015

# EMUInvitation letter by President Donald Tusk to the members of the European Council: Refugee crisis, Turkey, Syria, COP21 and EMU on the AgendaEP Thinktank: At a Glance - Outlook for the 15-16 October 2015 European Council: Pre-European Council BriefingQuarterly report for the Euro Area published  # SSMPublic Hearing - Single Supervisory Mechanism – 19.10.2015 15:00- 16:30 - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs# ESMESM issues 30-year €3 billion bond# IMFCorruption and Governance by iMFdirectEP Thinktank Study - The European Union's Role in International Economic Fora - Paper 4: The IMF - PE 542.193 - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs# ECBSpeech Yves Mersch at the MNI Connect* eventECB appoints Michael Diemer to be first Chief Services OfficerECB: 2.8 million shops and small businesses to receive leaflets on the new €20# EBAEBA acknowledges notification from the Croatian National Bank and the State Agency for Deposit Insurance and Bank Resolution# ESMAESMA Opening…

EU TRADE & TTIP Telegram - published 13 October 2015

# CHINADG Trade: Assessing "National Treatment" as a Basis for Securing Market Access Under a Comprehensive Agreement on Investment with the PR China# DUAL USECOMMISSION DELEGATED REGULATION (EU) amending Council Regulation (EC) No 428/2009 setting up a Community regime for the control of exports, transfer, brokering and transit of dual use items# TUNISIAEU to launch trade negotiation with TunisiaBlog post by Cecilia Malmström: Strengthening ties with TunisiaSpeech by Cecilia Malmström at the conference on trade and investment relations between the EU and TunisiaStatement des EU-Abgeordneten Caspary (EVP/CSU) zu Freihandelsabkommen EU-Tunesien# TTIPUS Chamber Miami Meeting with TTIP Negotiators# ENLARGEMENTS&D President Pittella: We fully support the European perspectives of the Western BalkansEU Council: High-Level Conference on the Eastern Mediterranean/Western Balkans route - Declaration ST 12876 2015 INIT# UKRAINEFinal report MH17 by Dutch Safety Board: Buk surface-t…

EU CLIMATE Telegram - published 13 October 2015

# COP21 - EU LEVELInvitation letter by President Donald Tusk to the members of the European Council: Refugee crisis, Turkey, Syria, COP21 and EMU on the AgendaEU Commission: Climate action ahead of Paris: Unprecedented global effort but more ambition neededEurodéputée Martin (S&D/PS) : Quel avenir pour l'industrie des métaux de base en Europe ?The Greens: COP21 - The EU cannot afford to fail a second time - Vote in the European ParliamentEU Parliament: Green demands for the COP 21 - United Nations Climate Conference in ParisEU Council: Towards climate-smart agriculture Exchange of views ST 12693 2015 INITEU Council: United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC): - The eleventh part of the second session of the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action (ADP) (Bonn, 19-23 October 2015) = first EU coordination CM 4167 2015 INITMinistère du Développement durabl : Conférence Paris Climat 2015 -  Un nouveau projet d'accord publiéScience Med…


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