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IEU SMART CITIES Weekly Telegram 4 July 2016

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# SLOVAK EU PRESIDENCYSlovakia has officially taken over the Urban Agenda for the EU# DUTCH EU PRESIDENCYDutch EU Presidency Amsterdam Declaration Creating a Smart Europe# EIP-SCCSave the date: Smart Cities Info Day September 23rd 2016 in BrusselsEIP-SCC: Check-out JPI Urban Europe Projects CatalogueEIP – SCC: Registration - Inclusive Smart Cities: A European Manifesto on Citizen EngagementEIP-SCC Action Cluster MeetingsEIP-SCC: Interview with Maria Sangiuliano, chair of the Citizen Focus Action ClusterEIP-SCC: Scaling up & Replication of Smart City PlansEIP-SCC: Cities for Tomorrow ConferenceEIP-SCC: Sustainable Cities Conference: Learning and Networking for the Cities of Tomorrow# SCISSCIS prepares the first project assessments and launches database with barriers and solutionsSCIS: Would you like to have your project featured in our blog?# EU COMMISSIONDG Grow: Fifth annual conference on innovative public procurementDSM: Citizens empowered to initiate and to scale-up solutions f…

IEU DIGITAL Telegram 4 July 2016 (sent out at 6 am on 5 July)

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# DATA PROTECTIONAnti-Terrorismus-Richtlinie - Chance für starkes Signal zur Bekämpfung des Terrorismus nicht genutzt - Jan Philipp Albrecht (Die Grünen/EFA)EDRi: Rush to "fight terrorism" threatens our fundamental rights and securityDirective on combating terrorism: LIBE Committee must oppose dangerous provisions! - La Quadrature du NetEU-Abgeordnete Cornelia Ernst (DIE LINKE): Privacy Shield: Parlament darf sich nicht von der Kommission ausbooten lassen# CYBERSECURITYEU Parliament background on cybersecurityEU Commission signs agreement with industry on cybersecurity and steps up efforts to tackle cyber-threatsEU Commission Q&A: Boost for cybersecurity industry and steps up efforts to tackle cyber-threats# SPECTRUMEP ITRE Committee Use of the 470-790 MHz frequency band in the Union - Consideration of draft reportMEP Michał Boni (EPP, PL) on radio spectrum (partly Polish)# PORTABILITYEP ITRE Committee: Cross-border portability of online content services in the internal …

IEU FUNDING Telegram 4 July 2016

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# BUDGETEESC: A performance-based EU budget and its focus on real results: The key to sound financial managementDraft budget 2017 – committee debate - Committee on BudgetsEP Draft opinion - General budget of the European Union for the financial year 2017 - all sections - PE 585.713v01-00 - Committee on DevelopmentAmendments - Preparation of the post-electoral revision of the MFF 2014-2020: Parliament's input ahead of the Commission's proposal# ESIFREGIO-ERSA Joint Lecture by Prof. Jacques-François Thisse and Prof. Stef Proost: Skilled cities, regional disparities and efficient transport# ENPI - UFMENPI – UfM activity report 2015: 45 projects approved worth over EUR 5 billionPromoting women empowerment for Inclusive and Sustainable Industrial Development in North Africa and Middle East# ECAEU aid for African Great Lakes region getting through, but may be too expensive# EIBEIB: Office of the Chief Compliance Officer Activity Report 2015# EUREKA"European Innovation Council s…

IEU INNOVATION Telegram 4 July 2016

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# SINGLE MARKETEU Commission Public consultation on Internal Market for Goods – Enforcement and ComplianceEU Commission Public consultation on the possible revision of the Mutual Recognition Regulation (EC) No 764/2008# INDUSTRYIndustry 4.0: State of affairs, the way forward - European Economic and Social CommitteeInformation Report on the impact on key industrial sectors, (and on jobs and growth) of the possible granting of market economy treatment to China (for the purpose of trade defence instruments) - EESCSteel: Preserving sustainable jobs and growth in Europe - EESC# SPACE INDUSTRIESA decade of plant biology in space - ESA# SOCIAL ENTERPRISESThe EESC calls for an action plan on social economy enterprises - EESC# SMESME Innovation Associate applications close with 192 proposals from 25 countries# EMPLOYMENT“Despite its shortcomings, we need to renew and strengthen the Youth Guarantee” says S&D MEP Brando BenifeiGUE/NGL MEPs urge the Commission to extend the Youth Guarantee sc…

IEU TRADE Telegram 4 July 2016

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# CHINAInformation Report on the impact on key industrial sectors, (and on jobs and growth) of the possible granting of market economy treatment to China (for the purpose of trade defence instruments) - EESCCOMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION (EU) 2016/1072 of 29 June 2016 terminating the anti-dumping proceeding concerning imports of certain ceramic foam filters originating in the People's Republic of ChinaChine - Coopération décentralisée - Entretien de Jean-Marc Ayrault avec Jacques Auxiette, co-président du comité conjoint franco-chinois pour la coopération décentralisée# FTADG Trade: FTA Advantages of European companiesFrench manufacturer of gasometers fuels clean energy production in South KoreaA caffeine boost for global tradeSpain, wine exporter and Canada’s supplierFrench wine destined for international markets# TTIPSWP-Analyse: US-Außenpolitik nach den Wahlen 2016 - Gegensätzliche Leitbilder der Präsidentschaftsbewerber und innenpolitische Dynamik# CETABundesrat: 363/16 | En…

IEU EURO Telegram 4 July 2016

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# BREXITHearing with Valdis Dombrovskis on the transfer of portfolio - 06.07.2016 - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs# BANKING UNIONLatest Positions by the European Banking Federation: EBF response to DG FISMA consulation paper on fhurther considerations for the implementation of the NSFR in the EUAgenda of the European Banking Federation  # CAPITAL MARKETSCEPS: 2016 ECMI Annual Conference Europe's future - What policy mix for a thriving European capital market?# ESMAESMA is seeking secondary market experts to join consultative industry group# EBAEBA finds no significant increase in asset encumbrance in 2015# EIOPAEIOPA consults on policy proposals regarding the implementation of the Insurance Distribution Directive# ECBECB: Working paper no. 1928: The limits of model-based regulation# BISMacroprudential policy assessments - report released by the Committee on the Global Financial SystemExperiences with the ex ante appraisal of macroprudential instrumentsMark Carney: Unce…

IEU LEGAL Telegram 4 July 2016

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# BREXITUK’s EU referendum - MEPs to debate last week’s summit on Tuesday morningEU Parliament debates Summit OutcomeEESC: The Europe we want, the Europe we need! Joint declaration by Georges Dassis and Conny ReuterUrgent Question on legal status of EU nationals in UK - Question in the House of CommonsEU Abgeordneter Hans-Olaf Henkel (EKR-Fraktion, ALFA) zum Rücktritt von Nigel Farage als UKIP-VorsitzenderBundestagsabgeordneter Joachim Poß (SPD) zum Rücktritt von Nigel Farage: Lehrstück Brexit - Aus für nationalistische Polit-Desperados?Deutsche Bank Research - Focus Germany: German consumer vs BrexitBMWi: Nach dem Brexit-Referendum: Informationen für Unternehmen# TAX TRANSPARENCYAmendments - Report of the special committee on tax rulings and other measures similar in nature or effect (TAXE 2)Release of BEPS discussion drafts on attribution of profits to permanent establishments and revised guidance on profit splitsPublic review sought of BEPS Conforming Changes to Chapter IX of the O…

IEU LEGAL Telegram 4 July 2016

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# BREXITUK’s EU referendum - MEPs to debate last week’s summit on Tuesday morningEU Parliament debates Summit OutcomeEESC: The Europe we want, the Europe we need! Joint declaration by Georges Dassis and Conny ReuterUrgent Question on legal status of EU nationals in UK - Question in the House of CommonsEU Abgeordneter Hans-Olaf Henkel (EKR-Fraktion, ALFA) zum Rücktritt von Nigel Farage als UKIP-VorsitzenderBundestagsabgeordneter Joachim Poß (SPD) zum Rücktritt von Nigel Farage: Lehrstück Brexit - Aus für nationalistische Polit-Desperados?Deutsche Bank Research - Focus Germany: German consumer vs BrexitBMWi: Nach dem Brexit-Referendum: Informationen für Unternehmen# TAX TRANSPARENCYAmendments - Report of the special committee on tax rulings and other measures similar in nature or effect (TAXE 2)Release of BEPS discussion drafts on attribution of profits to permanent establishments and revised guidance on profit splitsPublic review sought of BEPS Conforming Changes to Chapter IX of the O…

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