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EU TRADE & TTIP Telegram - published 23 November 2015

# TTIPDG Trade: Creating more investment opportunities in the EU and the US - Factsheet on investment in the context of the TTIP (including ISDS replacement)Europa-Union veranstaltet Bürgerdialog „TTIP –Wir müssen reden“ in Berlin# TSIATrade Sustainability Impact Assessment (SIA) in support of negotiations on the Environmental Goods Agreement (Green Goods Initiative), Draft Final Report - POSTPONED# UKRAINECommissioner Malmström and Minister Ulyukaev prepare 1 December trilateral talks on the implementation of the EU/Ukraine DCFTASt 1053 2015 Init Recommendation on the implementation of the EU-Ukraine Association Agenda Ukraine finalizes its readiness assessment and start work with donors on implementing the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement# RUSSIAIMF Staff Concludes Visit to Russian FederationSWP: Perspectives for NATO-Russia Relations - Forms of Confrontation Dominate – But Dialogue not ExcludedRussia aims to clinch $21bn in export deals with Iran - ISNA News AgencyPutin lifts ban o…

EURO & EMU Telegram - published 23 November 2015

# DEBT ARCHITECTUREUNCTAD: Ireland's President calls for reform of global debt architecture in light of new development agenda# GREECEEurogroup statement on GreeceESM Board of Directors approves €2 billion disbursement to GreeceEP Thinktank Briefing - Greece's Financial Assistance Programme (November 2015)Standard & Poor’s: Planned Recapitalization Of Greece's Four Largest Banks Is Unlikely To Provide A Significant Cushion# EUROGROUPMain results of the Eurogroup on 23 November 2015Eurogroup Statement on the Draft Budgetary Plans for 2016EU Vodcast: Eurogroup meeting – press conferenceEU Commissioner Moscovici's remarks at the Eurogroup press conferenceRemarks by J. Dijsselbloem following the Eurogroup meeting of 23 November 2015# BANKING UNIONState aid: Commission approves resolution plans for four small Italian banks Banca Marche, Banca  Etruria, Carife and Carichieti EP Thinktank: In-Depth Analysis - Estimating the Bridge Financing Needs of the Single Resolution …

EU GROWTH & INNOVATION Telegram - published 23 November 2015

# INNOVATIONe-Skills: Transforming Europe towards the digital ageDIW: Steuerliche Förderung von Forschung und Entwicklung – Erfahrungen aus dem AuslandWorkshop with the space industry on access to finance – CANCELLEDEuropean Social Innovation Competition 2015 Awards Ceremony – CANCELLED# INDUSTRYPrésidence d l'UE: Invitation pour une conférence-débat «Prendre la compétitivité au sérieux?»# EMPLOYMENTCP conjoint - Myriam EL KHOMRI - Harlem DESIR et Nikolaus MEYER-LANDRUT - Lancement du projet pilote franco-allemand pour un Erasmus des apprentisVocational education and training and globalisation – changing expectationsSWP: Europas soziale Dimension - Die Suche nach der Balance zwischen europäischer Solidarität und nationaler ZuständigkeitBertelsmann-Stiftung : Inklusives Wachstum für Deutschland 01/2015: „Wachstum im Wandel“# EU REGISTERS# EU COMMISSIONDécision d'exécution de la Commission exemptant la prospection de pétrole et de gaz au Portugal de l’application de la directive…

EU LEGAL TRENDS Telegram - published 23 November 2015

# EU TREATY REFORMEU Parliament: New studies on the functioning of the Lisbon Treaty# STATE AIDState Aid: EU Commission opens in-depth investigation into Hungarian investment support for Paks II nuclear power plantState aid: Commission approves resolution plans for four small Italian banks Banca Marche, Banca  Etruria, Carife and Carichieti# MERGERSMergers: EU Commission clears Avago's acquisition of Broadcom# TRANSPARENCYEU Parliament: Amendments 1 - 60 - Transparency, accountability and integrity in the EU institutions - PE 571.614v02-00 - Committee on Budgetary Control  # TAXATIONUpdated EP background material on tax rulingsEU  Parliament: Amendments 015-015 - Report of the special committee on tax rulings and other measures similar in nature or effect - A8-0317/2015(015-015)/rev1EU Parliament: Amendments 016-016 - Report of the special committee on tax rulings and other measures similar in nature or effect - A8-0317/2015(016-016)/rev12015 EBF Tax Conference - The Commission’s …