Showing posts from October 27, 2015

EU AGENDA Telegram - published 31 October 2015

# EU COMMISSIONEU Commission Calendar 2 - 8 November 2015Monday 2 November 2015Tuesday 3 November 2015Wednesday 4 November 2015Donnerstag 5 November 2015Friday 6 November 2015Saturday 7 November 2015Sunday 8 November 2015Outlook for November 2015Outlook for December 2015# EU PARLIAMENTThe Week Ahead 2 – 8 November 2015
DelegationsChinaUN General Assembly"Forced adoptions"President's diary
EU Parliament Schedule by Day
Monday 2 November 2015Tuesday 3 November 2015  Wednesday 4 November 2015  Thursday 5 November 2015Friday 6 November 2015Saturday 7 November 2015  Sunday 8 November 2015
Calendar of plenary sessions in 2016 approved by Conference of Presidents# EU COUNCIL Main topics of the EU Council over the next two weeks
Justice and Home Affairs Council (Home Affairs), 9 NovemberCompetitiveness Council (Industry), 9 November 2015Eurogroup, 9 NovemberEconomic and Financial Affairs Council, 10 NovemberEconomic and Financial Affairs Council (Budget), 13 NovemberOther events  Wee…

EU SMART CITIES Weekly Telegram - published 31 October 2015

# UNITED NATIONSUN officials say good urban design key to ensuring sustainable, inclusive citiesSecretary-General Says Urban Environments ‘Designed To Live Together’ Important for Achieving 2030 Sustainable Agenda Goals, in Message for World Cities Day# EU COMMISSIONSmart Cities Information System – finding solutionsEU Commission Info day the 2016-2017 Horizon 2020 Work programme ‘Cross-cutting activities’ – Call ‘Smart and sustainable cities’Info day on the 2016-2017 Horizon 2020 Work programme ‘Smart, green and integrated transport’New guidelines for a better use of EU money: EU Commission helping Member States with public procurement issues# EU COMMISSION - DG REGIODG Region: Urban Development Network - seminar# EU COMMISSION - DG CONNECTEU Commission: Have your say on digital public servicesEU Public consultation: eGovernment Action Plan 2016-2020# URBACTURBACT: Young Voices: Advice to cities on the labour marketLESS MONEY, MORE INNOVATION Regeneration of deprived residential area…

EU TRADE AND TTIP Telegram - published 30 October 2015

# ASEMForeign Ministers from Asia and Europe meet on 5-6 November in Luxembourg# JAPANEU-Japan Free Trade Agreement/Economic Partnership Agreement: committee mission# TTIPStatement by the United States at the October 28, 2015, DSB Meeting at the WTO (APPROVAL AND MARKETING OF BIOTECH PRODUCTS in the  EU)Vice-President Kristalina Georgieva travels to the United States of America 2-6 November# RUSSIAU.S. Statement at the OSCE On Russia's Ongoing Violations in Ukraine# UNCTADUNCTAD hosted the annual general meeting of the Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development (IGF) on 27–29 October 2015# EU REGISTERS# EURLEXCOMMISSION IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) 2015/1953 of 29 October 2015 imposing a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of certain grain-oriented flat-rolled products of silicon-electrical steel originating in the People's Republic of China, Japan, the Republic of Korea, the Russian Federation and the United States of AmericaCOMMISSION…

EU GROWTH AND INNOVATION Telegram - published 30 October 2015

# EFSIEIB: Galloper wind farm first UK project backed by EUR 315 billion Investment Plan for EuropeEIB signs EUR 100 million loan to Grifols under European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI)Workshop: Space projects under the Investment Plan - financing possibilities# JUNCKER COMMISSIONEU-Vertretung in Berlin: Juncker-Kommission ein Jahr im Amt Österreichische Gesellschaft für Europapolitik: Die Juncker-Kommission 365 Tage im Amt - Brüssel im Umbruch: Nichts ist mehr so wie es mal war# INDUSTRYWorkshop: Opportunities for industrial modernisation in the Investment PlanBusinesseurope: Companies depend on efficient transport networks# INNOVATIONEU Council: ST 13498 2015 INIT Draft Council conclusions on advancing gender equality in the European Research Area “EU world-class research: investing in emerging technologies – and in Europe's future” - BLOG POST - By Günther H. OettingerBioeconomy investment summit – Unlocking EU leadership in 21st century bioeconomyEU Consultation: Polic…

EU DIGITAL AGENDA Telegram - published 30 October 2015

# E-GOVERNMENTEU Commission: Have your say on digital public services# FET“EU world-class research: investing in emerging technologies – and in Europe's future” - BLOG POST - By Günther H. Oettinger Bosch and Talga join the Graphene FET Flagship as Associate members# HUMAN BRAINEU Commission signs agreement to take Human Brain Project into next phase# NET NEUTRALITYStatement on Net Neutrality - Günther OettingerStatement zur Netzneutralität - Kommissar Günther H. Oettinger, zuständig für die digitale Wirtschaft und GesellschaftEU-Abgeordnete Petra KAMMEREVERT: Telekom & Co wollen das Internet gnadenlos kapitalisieren!Digitale Gesellschaft: NETZNEUTRALITÄT - TELEKOM STARTET SPEZIALDIENSTE, OETTINGER MUSS VERSPRECHEN EINLÖSEN# OPEN INTERNETCCIA: Debunking Myths About Title II’s Effect On Internet InvestmentRightsCon Silicon Valley 2016 - Geneva Internet Platform# DATA PROTECTIONECR: MEP Kirkhope speaks on Mass Surveillance# DSMDIGITALEUROPE’s President Peter Olson participated i…

EU FUNDING TRENDS Telegram - published 30 October 2015

# ESIFUpdated Hearing: The Financial Instruments under the Cohesion Policy 2007 - 2013 - Committee on Budgetary ControlJRC: Scientific support to Danube Strategy – enhancing access to data# BUDGETEuropean Court of Auditors (ECA) publishes its annual report on the implementation of the 2014 European Union budgetEU Parliament: Presentation of the ECA Annual Report concerning the financial year 2014 - Committee on Budgetary Control# CEFConnecting Europe Facility Telecom Calls for Proposals 2015# DIGITAL AGENDABio-inspired robots will examine the waters of VeniceAm I at risk of diabetes? The MOSAIC project will tellCall for Expression of Interest: establishing a working group on mHealth assessment guidelinesFunding for eHealth projects in the new Horizon 2020 Work Programme 2016-2017Building European leadership in digital platforms for industry - H2020-FoF-11-2016 Call for ProposalsInfo day the 2016-2017 Horizon 2020 Work programme ‘Cross-cutting activities’ – Call ‘Smart and sustainable …

EURO AND EMU Telegram - published 30 October 2015

# BANKING UNIONEuropean Parliamentary Research Service: Banking Union - What Think Tanks are thinking
The great financial plumbing: From Northern Rock to Banking UnionRegulatory influence on market conditions in the Banking UnionThe Banking Union: State of artEurope’s radical banking unionBanking Union and the governance of credit institutions: A legal perspectiveChanging banking supervision in the euro zone: The ECB as a policy entrepreneurYes Virginia, there is a European Banking Union! But it may not make your wishes come trueECB banking supervision and beyondBanking Union and bank regulation: Banking sector stability in EuropeBanking Union in EU: Cure-all drug for distressed banks?Europe’s half a banking unionThe EMU and the Banking Union: An evaluation of the impacts on the Euroepan monetary integration processFrom the Single Supervisory Mechanism to the Banking Union: The role of the ECB and the EBAHow to complete Europe’s Banking UnionDesigning a genuine EMU: Which “Unions” for …

EU LEGAL TRENDS Telegram - published 30 October 2015

# E-GOVERNMENTHave your say on digital public services# TAX TRANSPARENCYGlobal Forum on tax transparency pushes forward international co-operation against tax evasion# DUTCH EU PRESIDENCYDutch presidency priorities: committee mission to the Netherlands# MERGERSMergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into Hutchison's proposed acquisition of Telefónica UKMergers: Commission clears acquisition of Finlays Horticulture by Sun CapitalMergers: Commission clears acquisition of the South Bank Tower Estate by BTPS and CPPIBMergers: Commission clears acquisition of Imtech Nordic by TritonMergers: Commission clears acquisition of Qliro by private equity group KinnevikMergers: Commission approves acquisition of Eco Services by CCMP and INEOS# REFUGEE POLICYEU Commission State of Play: Measures to Address the Refugee CrisisMigratory crisis: EU Council Presidency steps up information sharing between member states by activating IPCR# EQUAL PAYEuropean Equal pay day: It's time to clos…

EU ENERGY Telegram - published 30 October 2015

# ENERGY UNIONThe Energy Union Tour meets … sustainable companies, ambassadors for the Energy Union - Maroš Šefčovič – BlogEU Commission presentation: Energy Union and Climate change policy - One year on# ENERGY INVESTMENTSEIB: Galloper wind farm first UK project backed by Investment Plan for EuropeRWE: Neue Partnerschaft setzt für Offshore-Windpark Galloper die Ampel auf grün# ENERGY REGULATIONENTSO-E - European electricity markets: All Transmission System Operators decide on a proposal on Capacity Calculation RegionsJoin online the ACER workshop on the Agency’s 2017 work programmeACER publishes the 11th edition of the REMIT Q&As# U.S. ENERGY REGULATIONU.S. Refinements to Policies and Procedures for Market-Based Rates for Wholesale Sales of Electric Energy, Capacity and Ancillary Services by Public Utilities# ENERGY EFFICIENCYDG Energy: Global energy efficiency measures could save up to €410 billion by 2030# ENERGY GRIDFinal BESTGRID conference, project results and the way forwar…


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