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EU FUNDING Telegram - 11 April 2016

# ESIFControl and implementation of EU funds - infrastructure and transport: public hearingEP Study: Cohesion in mountainous regions of the EUStudy - Research for REGI Committee - Review of the Role of the EIB Group in European Cohesion Policy - EP THINKTANK# ECAECA: Postgraduate research grants on European public finances – 10th edition# DG RESEARCHResearch Headlines - A lesson in ocean literacy (via Research & Innovation)Success Stories - Toolbox to help public bodies tap into the bio-economy (via Research & Innovation)# HORIZON 2020EU Commission: Public consultation on Horizon 2020 "Science with and for Society" Work Programme 2018-2020Latest results: European Commission to invest € 73 million in 50 innovative companies under the SME Instrument# EUREKAEUREKA: ITEA3 Annual Report 2015EUREKA Innovation Week 2016 in Stockholm – only two weeks to go!New EC report on EU’s innovation performance (via EUREKA)Cutting quality control costs down to size (via EUREKA)Malta: R…

EU INNOVATION Telegram - 11 April 2016

# INNOVATIONEU Commission: Public consultation on Horizon 2020 "Science with and for Society" Work Programme 2018-2020St 7311 2016 Init Draft Council conclusions on "Innovation and Research Friendly Regulation" - Presidency textEUREKA Innovation Week 2016 in Stockholm – only two weeks to go!New EC report on EU’s innovation performance (via EUREKA)# SMELatest results: European Commission to invest € 73 million in 50 innovative companies under the SME InstrumentEASME: New projects to understand and preserve the Atlantic marine ecosystem# SINGLE MARKETPublic consultation for the evaluation of Directive 2009/81/EC on public procurement in the fields of defence and securityVan Bossuyt: Better regulation in an efficient Single Market – ECRTowards Improved Single Market Regulation: plenary vote# STEEL INDUSTRYOECD: High-level meeting on excess capacity in steel sector - Monday 18 April, Palais D’Egmont, BrusselsEU Commission: Answer - The European steel industry and unfai…

EU DIGITAL Telegram - 11 April 2016

# E-PRIVACYEU Commission: Public Consultation on the Evaluation and Review of the ePrivacy DirectiveFactsheet: #ePrivacyEU: towards a future proof legal framework for online privacy# HPCMateo VALERO, Director of Barcelona Supercomputing Center – Blog post by Günther Oettinger, European Commission# PNREU Passenger Name Record (PNR): Press conference ahead of final voteAmendments - Use of Passenger Name Record data (EU PNR)PES welcomes deal to approve PNR# DSMEP Digital Single Market working group meetingUpdated: Briefing - Contract rules for online purchase of digital content and tangible goods (Part of Digital Single Market): Implementation Appraisal - EP THINKTANKEU Commission work programme, upcoming initiatives: EP committee debate with Commissioners responsible for the DSMcep-Analyse: Grenzüberschreitende Portabilität von Online-InhaltenTechnical Innovation for Digital Policy - Geneva Internet PlatformDigitale Gesellschaft: EU-KONSULTATION NEXT GENERATION INTERNET: WIE SOLL DAS IN…

EU TRADE Telegram - 11 April 2016

# TTIPTTIP 2016 Schwerpunkt der Hannover Messe - DIHK.deHighlights - Joint Hearing on TTIP : Public Procurement- Hearing on Defence Procurement - Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer ProtectionU.S. President Obama to Deliver Keynote at the 2016 SelectUSA Investment SummitEU's TTIP position: regulations to be made for and by big business - Corporate Europe Observatory# TRADE SUSTAINABILITYDG Trade: Summary report of the Civil Society Dialogue meeting on the Bangladesh Sustainability Compact# WESTERN BALKANS & TURKEYJoint statement between the European Union and the Council of Europe on co-operation in South-East Europe (Western Balkans and Turkey)Joint statement between the European Union and the Council of Europe on co-operation in South-East Europe (Western Balkans and Turkey)# UKRAINEAddress of the Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk: “I have taken the decision to resign as Prime Minister of Ukraine. On Tuesday, April 12 my request will be submitted to the P…

EU EURO Telegram - 11 April 2016

# EMUBriefing - Economic Dialogue with Vice-President Dombrovskis and Commissioner Moscovici on the Implementation of the Macro-Economic Imbalance Procedure - ECON on 11 April 2016 - EP THINKTANKECB: Speech Yves Mersch: Scope and Limits of Monetary PolicyECB: Euro area households and non-financial corporations: 4th Quarter 2015The Broader View: The Positive Effects of Negative Nominal Interest Rates - iMFdirect – The IMF Blog# BANKING UNIONBriefing - Single Resolution Board (SRB) - Legal Bases for Public Hearings and Other Meetings in the European Parliament - State of Play (April 2016) - EP THINKTANKLatest positions of the European Banking FederationEBF position on the European Commission proposal for a European Deposit Insurance SchemeTWG response to the Eurosystem’s consultative report: Eurosystem’s vision for the future of Europe’s financial market infrastructure – RTGS services – consultative reportEBF response to the consultation of the Ombudsman on the transparency of the trilo…

EU LEGAL Telegram - 11 April 2016

# JUSTICE SCOREBOARDEU Commission: Justice Scoreboard 2016: learning from each other to improve the effectiveness of national justice systemsEU Commission Memo: The 2016 EU Justice Scoreboard: Questions & Answers# PANAMA PAPERSEuroparlTV Video - Bursting the tax haven bubblesAt a Glance - 'Panama papers' in a nutshell - EP THINKTANKPanama Papers: ALDE wants EP investigationEU-Abgeordneter Fabio De Masi (DIE LINKE) zu Panama Papers: Schäuble verhindert TransparenzUK PM Statement on the Panama Papers: 11 April 2016UK Transparency data: Prime Minister’s schedule of taxable sources of income and gainsBundesfinanzminister: “Wir brauchen weltweit völlige Transparenz“Aktionsplan gegen Steuerbetrug, trickreiche Steuervermeidung und Geldwäsche# MERGERSCorrespondence: Proposed Hutchison/Telefonica merger: CMA letter to European Commission# COMPETITONBundeskartellamt approves marketing model for award of Bundesliga rights from 2017/18 football season onwards - DFL undertakes for firs…

EU ENERGY Telegram - 11 April 2016

# ENERGY UNIONEU Commission - DG Energy: Energy ministers meet to discuss market designDutch EU Presidency: Internal energy market focus of informal meeting of EU energy ministersDutch EU Presidency statement on the Informal Meeting EnergySpeech by Minister Kamp the evening before the informal meeting of EU energy ministersAgora Energiewende: What needs to be done to make Europe's electricity sector ready for the 2030 challenge# ENERGY REGULATIONENTSO-E: European Market Stakeholder Committee - MeetingACER organises a workshop on scenarios and cost-benefit analysis methodology for assessing cross-border infrastructure projectsEIC allocated code revised - ENTSO-E: EDI# CAPACITY MARKETSUnderstanding the UK’s Capacity Market - The Energy Collective# RENEWABLESU.S. biodiesel and renewable diesel imports increase 61% in 2015 – U.S. EIA# NUCLEAR ENERGYAnalysing Energy Options: New IAEA Publication to Help Member States Model Energy Systems for Nuclear Energy PlanningInternational Confere…

EU CLIMATE Telegram - 11 April 2016

# POST COP21UNEP: Ahead of the Signing of Paris Agreement, Top Climate Change Scientists Meet in NairobiUN stresses demographic data as key to achieving SDGsThe Climate Group: Compact of States and Regions 2016 now open for reporting# MONTREAL PROTOCOLCountries Make Further Progress towards Curbing Potent Greenhouse Gases under the Montreal Protocol – UNEP# ETSGermanwatch: Stahlindustrie und IG Metall machen am Boden liegenden EU-Emissionshandel zum Sündenbock# CAR EMISSIONSCDU/CSU im Bundestag: Nein zu unsozialen Verbotsschnellschüssen für Dieselfahrzeuge - Keine weiteren Fahrverbote in Innenstädten# AIR QUALITYQualité de l'air : publication de l'arrêté améliorant la gestion des épisodes de pollution de l'air - Ministère de l'Environnement, de l'Energie et de la Mer# EU REGISTERS# EU PARLIAMENTAnswer - Calculating the ILUC factor - E-000495/2016Answer - Emissions test rigging - E-013214/2015Answer - Volkswagen pollution emissions - E-013079/2015# EU COUNCILCm 2229…

EU SMART CITIES Weekly Telegram - 11 April 2016

# DUTCH EU PRESIDENCYDutch EU Presidency: EU action plan for Open ScienceDutch EU Presidency: Truck platooning: transport with a futureDutch EU Urban Agenda: Integrating migrants in European cities: the Commission engages in direct dialogue with mayors# URBACTURBACT: Two webinars to learn more about new Implementation Networks Call: 19 and 26 April 2016# EU COMMISSION - DG REGIOSMART REGIONS ConferenceRegioStars Awards 2016INFORMATION DAY: S3 Platform on Industrial Modernisation and Investment# EU COMMISSION - DG RESEARCHAmsterdam is the European Capital of Innovation 2016Innovation capitals of Europe – Speech by Carlos Moedas, EU Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation# EU COMMISSION - DG MOVEEU Commission – DG Move: A Master Plan for the deployment of Interoperable Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems in the EU# EU COMMISSION - DG ENVIRONMENTThe LIFE Programme: European Commission visits LIFE project on urban congestion# EU PARLIAMENTHearings on Modernisation of Copyr…

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