IEU TRADE Telegram 27 Sept 2016

Our telegram headlines today*:


  • Next meeting - Committee on International Trade
  • Attention to labour standards - Committee on International Trade


  • Remarks by the High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini at the joint press conference with Peter Gajdoš, Minister of Defence of Slovakia at the Informal EU Defence Ministers meeting
  • EP Draft report - Implementation of the Common Foreign and Security Policy - PE 587.509v02-00 - Committee on Foreign Affairs


  • A new study analyses the EU-Canada trade deal CETA - Corporate Europe Observatory


  • EU Commission Answer - TTIP - liberalisation of procurement markets - E-005654/2016
  • EU Commission Answer - TTIP - E-005705/2016
  • EU Commission Answer - Suspension of the TTIP negotiations - E-005811/2016


  • EU Parliament: IPR Mission report from Beijing, China - 17-05-2016 - Committee on Legal Affairs
  • ECB and People’s Bank of China extend bilateral currency swap arrangement
  • EuroCommerce calls for action to create level playing field with China in online sales to European consumers 
  • China Launches safeguard investigation on sugar - WTO


  • Russian Government: Presidium meeting of the Presidential Council for Strategic Development and Priority Projects
  • Meeting of VEB’s Supervisory Council: financing VEB’s investment and export projects
  • WTO: Russian Federation files appeal against WTO panel ruling on pork import restrictions
  • EU Commission Answer - Sanctions against Russia - E-005685/2016


  • EU Commission: Answer - Attacks on fundamental rights and freedoms in Ukraine - E-005795/2016
  • TRADE (DG Trade) Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the introduction of temporary autonomous trade measures for Ukraine supplementing the trade concessions available under the Association Agreement COM(2016)631/2 Document request
  • Update by the OHCHR Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine
  • U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker to Lead Presidential Delegation to Ukraine
  • SWP: Not Frozen! The Unresolved Conflicts over Transnistria, Abkhazia, South Ossetia and Nagorno-Karabakh in Light of the Crisis over Ukraine


  • EU Commission Answer - Final Declaration of the Paris Western Balkans Summit - E-005755/2016
  • EU Commission: Answer - EU enlargement - E-005686/2016
  • The Western Balkans and the EU: Enlargement and challenges - European Parliamentary Research Service
  • The EU and Western Balkans - What Think Tanks are Thinking - European Parliamentary Research Service


  • EU Commission Answer - EU efforts to secure Arctic Council observer status - E-005644/2016


  • European Parliament delegation to monitor Colombia’s peace deal referendum


  • WTO launches 2016 World Trade Report on levelling the trading field for SMEs
  • WTO: Trade in 2016 to grow at slowest pace since the financial crisis
  • Public Forum opens with call for focus on inclusive trade - WTO
  • UNCITRAL Transparency Rules at the Frankfurt Investment Arbitration Moot Court


  • Draft agenda - Thursday, 6 October 2016 - PE 589.374v01-00 - Committee on Foreign Affairs
  • General documents - Minutes - Delegation to the EU-Serbia Stabilisation and Association Parliamentary Committee
  • General documents - Recommendations : Declarations and Recommendations - Delegation to the EU-Serbia Stabilisation and Association Parliamentary Committee
  • General documents - Tunisia - Delegation for relations with the Maghreb countries and the Arab Maghreb Union
  • EU Commission Answer - Proposal to make Turkish an official language of the EU - E-005567/2016
  • CM 4079 2016 INIT Working Party on Customs Union


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