Showing posts from October 13, 2015

EU AGENDA Telegram - published 17 October 2016

# EU COMMISSIONEU Commission Calendar 19 - 25 October 2015
Monday 19 October 2015Tuesday 20 October 2015Wednesday 21 October 2015Thursday 22 October 2015Friday 23 October 2015Saturday 24 October 2015Sunday 25 October 2015Outlook for OctoberOutlook for NovemberOutlook for December# EU PARLIAMENTThe Week Ahead: 19 -25 October 2015
Political group and committee meetings, BrusselsRadicalisation and jihad recruitmentVetting EU budget spending for 2014EU banking sector stabilityUkraine/electionsPlenary preparationsPresident's agendaYouth Media DaysPre-session press briefing
Detailed EP schedule by day
Monday 19-10-2015Tuesday 20-10-2015Wednesday 21-10-2015Thursday 22-10-2015Friday 23-10-2015
Calendar of plenary sessions in 2016 approved by Conference of Presidents# EU COUNCILMain topics of the EU Council over the next two weeks
22 and 23 October 2014 Agriculture and Fisheries Council26 October Environment Council26 October 2015 - Foreign Affairs Council (Development)Other events19-20 October …

EU SMART CITIES Weekly Telegram - published 17 October 2016


EU GROWTH & INNOVATION Telegram - published 16 October 2015

# INNOVATIONMaking an idea a reality - Carlos Moedas - Commissioner for Research, Science and InnovationEnsuring opportunity for all: launch of the Seal of Excellence - Carlos Moedas - Commissioner for Research, Science and InnovationPromoting research and innovation reforms through the Policy Support Facility -  Carlos Moedas - Commissioner for Research, Science and InnovationAn island open to the world in science & technology - Carlos Moedas - Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation# TRIPARTIDE RELATIONSAK Europe: Modern-Day challenges for the European Trade Union movement: 4 November 2015, 14h-17hPart 1 Digital labour: It’s getting crowded!Part 2 - Ensuring worker participation 4.0Part 3 - The social dimension of EMU and Treaty Change# SMESCall update: Support for Policy Reform - support for SMEs engaging in apprenticeshipsEuropean conference on engaging SMEs in apprenticeships 9-10 November, Thessaloniki# INDICATORSEUROSTAT: The risk of poverty or social exclusion af…

EU LEGAL TRENDS Telegram - published 16 October 2015

# REFUGEE LEGISLATIONEuropean Council conclusions, 15 October 2015Refugee Crisis: European Commission agrees joint Action Plan with TurkeyEU Commission Fact Sheet: EU-Turkey joint action planEP Thinktank: Study - European Parliament Eurobarometer 2015. Part I - Migration and economic and social situationEU Commission Roadmap: Report on the ex-post evaluation of the External Borders Fund 2011-2013Deutscher Bundesrat stimmt auf Plenarsitzung am 16. Oktober dem Asylpaket zuUnterstützung für Flüchtlinge: Bundesrat billigt geplanten Nachtragshaushalt„Integration von Flüchtlingen in Ausbildung – Neue Herausforderungen für die europäischen Kammern“  - Richard Weber, wiedergewählter Präsident von EUROCHAMBRESIW Cologne: The private development aid# TAX TRANSPARENCYOECD: New web portal on automatic exchange of information# MERGERSMergers: Commission clears acquisition of joint control of Zaldivar by Antofagasta and BarrickMergers: Commission clears acquisition of Sikorsky Aircraft by Lockheed …

EU ENERGY Telegram - published 16 October 2015

# ENERGY UNIONEU Council: Annual Programming Letter by the Luxembourg Presidency (regarding COP21, Energy Union, EMU and other issues) St 13071 2015 Init13th Energy Community Ministerial Council adopts 20% headline target on energy efficiency and trans-European energy infrastructure regulation, moves forward on institutional reformDG Energy: Energy Community takes decisive step to boost energy efficiency and trans-European energy infrastructureEPP: Towards an interconnected and integrated Energy Union# ENERGY MARKET DESIGNEP Thinktank: Study - Energy Storage: Which Market Designs and Regulatory Incentives are Needed?CEER: Regulators propose a holistic framework for assessing well-functioning retail energy markets# ENERGY REGULATIONACER recommends amendments to the Gas Network Code on Capacity Allocation MechanismsENTSO-E: More power to consumers: member states approve EU rules on demand connection# ENERGY SECURITYU.S. EIA: Norway's oil production increases, but new investment is d…

EU DIGITAL AGENDA Telegram - published 16 October 2015

# TSMEU Parliament: Report - European single market for electronic communications - A8-0300/2015 - Committee on Industry, Research and EnergyEnding roaming charges - Answer given by Mr Oettinger on behalf of the Commission# E-COMMERCEEU Parliament: Report - Package travel and assisted travel arrangements - A8-0297/2015 - Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer ProtectionEP Thinktank: Briefing - Social, Economic and Legal Consequences of Uber and Similar Transportation Network Companies (TNCs)# DATA RETENTIONRede des Bundesministers der Justiz und für Verbraucherschutz, Heiko Maas: 2./3. Beratung des Gesetzentwurfs zur Einführung einer Speicherpflicht und einer Höchstspeicherfrist für Verkehrsdaten# CYBER SECURITYENISA: Cybersecurity Standards from an EU perspective at Secure Conference WarsawJoint ENISA - EBA WorkshopU.S. Cybersecurity research looks to guard networks from 'insider threatsUkrainian Government: Arseniy Yatsenyuk and Arsen Avakov launched cyber police project#…

EURO & EMU Telegram - published 16 October 2015

# EMUSpeech  Benoît Cœuré: Towards a political convergence process in the euro area# MIFID IIMiFID II: Joint Industry Statement on Regulatory Technical Standards – via Eurelectric Carbon Pulse: MiFID II could still hit EU ETS compliance firms -industry groups# BANKING UNIONGenossenschaftliche FinanzGruppe widerspricht Vorschlägen zur Vergemeinschaftung der Einlagensicherung in der Eurozone: Glaubwürdiger Einlagenschutz verlangt verlässliche EU-Politik# ECBResults of the September 2015 survey on credit terms and conditions in euro-denominated securities financing and OTC derivatives markets (SESFOD)# ESMAESMA extends deadline for call for candidates for Corporate Finance Consultative Working Group to 31 October# EIOPACommission requests EIOPA's further advice regarding the treatment of insurers’ investments in infrastructure corporates under Solvency II# EBAEBA publishes work programme for 2016EBA publishes another set of Final Q&AsSubject matter: Limitation of a transfer to a …

EU FUNDING TRENDS Telegram - published 16 October 2015

# BUDGETEU Parliament: Report - General budget of the European Union for the financial year 2016 - all sections - A8-0298/2015 - Committee on Budgets  EU Council: Amendments of the European Parliament to the Council's position on the draft budget for 2016 St 13043 2015 Init# BLUEMEDAll the colours of the Mediterranean - Carlos Moedas - Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation# RTDSuccess Stories - Sea in distress - bringing sustainability to EU fisheriesSuccess Stories - The DNA of drought tolerant cropsSuccess Stories - Monitoring agriculture for sustainabilityResearch Headlines - When codeine becomes an addiction# ERCERC Funding Opportunities: Supporting excellent researchers all over EuropeERC awards 44 Proof of Concept grantsWidening gap between the rich and poor in European cities# HORIZON 2020Monitoring agriculture for sustainabilityCracking the maths behind the economyNew research reveals a win-win in the fight against climate change and air pollution# EUREKALookin…


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