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IEU AGENDA Weekly Telegram 16 July 2016 (with links)

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IEU FUNDING Telegram 15 July 2016

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# EIBRomania: EIB supports with EUR 360m project co-financing with EU FundsEuropean backing to create new Hellenic Foundation for Research and Innovation to strengthen research across Greece2015 EIB Group Corporate Governance ReportEP Draft opinion - Annual Report on the Financial Activities of the European Investment Bank - PE 587.426v01-00 - Committee on Budgets# EFSIEP Draft opinion - The implementation of the European Fund for Strategic Investments - PE 587.416v01-00 - Committee on Regional Development# ESIFEP Draft opinion - Investing in jobs and growth - maximising the contribution of European Structural and Investment Funds: an evaluation of the report under Article 16(3) of the CPR - PE 587.417v01-00 - Committee on BudgetsAre EU Funds and market-based instruments fighting Climate Change in Eastern EU Countries? The Greens / EFA# ENPIEU project to support conference on promoting women empowerment for inclusive and sustainable industrial development in North Africa and Middle Ea…

IEU INNOVATION Telegram 15 July 2016

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# INNOVATIONThe EU and innovation: What Think Tanks are thinking - European Parliamentary Research ServiceFrom distraction to action: Towards a bold Energy Union innovation strategyHow mobile is tech talent? A case study of IT professionals based on data from LinkedInRewriting Europe: Five priorities for lasting digital economyNew estimate of the size of Dutch ‘Gig Economy’From startup to scale-up: Growing Europe’s digital economyA deepened Single Market for labour and digital innovation: Proposals for higher factor mobility in the Single MarketThe European Union’s Digital Single Market Strategy: A conflict between government’s desire for certainty and rapid marketplace innovation?Policies for innovation in times of digitalization: A comparative report on innovation policies in Finland, Sweden and GermanyE-commerce in Europe: Parcel delivery prices in a Digital Single MarketText and data mining for research and innovationCompetition, growth and regulatory heterogeneity in Europe’s dig…

IEU DIGITAL Telegram 15 July 2016

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# DSMDG Grow: A digital compass for decision makers: toolkit on disruptive technologies, impact and areas for action# PORTABILITYEP Opinion - Cross-border portability of online content services in the internal market - PE 578.729v04-00 - Committee on Culture and Education # MICROSOFTDIGITALEUROPE:  Reaction to the Decision of the US Court of Appeals in the case Microsoft vs United States of America# DATA PROTECTIONThe EDPS’ free app, EU Data Protection, has been updated!Brexit: Implications for Data Protection Law - LSE Media Policy Project# CYBER SECURITYConsultation on the contractual PPP on cybersecurityContributions received from organisations to the consultation on the contractual PPP on cybersecurityContributions received from individual citizens to the consultation on the contractual PPP on cybersecurityContributions received from National Administrations to the consultation on the contractual PPP on cybersecurity# BLOCKCHAINBlockchain technology explored by Committee - UK Parl…

IEU TRADE Telegram 15 July 2016

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# TTIPVodcast: EC-US press conference14th Round TTIP negotiationsDG Trade: Conclusions of the 14th TTIP Negotiation RoundDG Trade: TTIP: EU's proposal for an annex on engineering productsEU-US negotiations on TTIP: State of Play - European Parliamentary Research ServiceSPD zu TTIP-Verhandlungen: So wird das nichts - 14. TTIP-Verhandlungsrunde bringt kaum FortschritteAnother troubled round of TTIP negotiations: Time to stop and rethink whole trade agenda - GUE/NGL# CETACostly deal: CETA to rip 311 million euro hole in the EU budget - GUE/NGLQuestion from Helmut Scholz on costs of CETAResponse from Malmström on behalf of the EU CommissionQuestion from Helmut Scholz on costs of TTIP negotiationsResponse from Malmström on behalf of the EU CommissionAnnex# FACUpdate and background brief on Foreign Affairs Council on 18 July 2016SWP: Die Globale Strategie für die Außen- und Sicherheitspolitik der EU# ASEMEU expected to narrow innovation gap with US and Japan – reportIntervention du Prés…

IEU EURO Telegram 15 July 2016

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# EMUHarmonising insolvency laws in the Euro Area: rationale, stock-taking and challenges. What role for the Eurogroup?# ESMAESMA consults on asset segregation and custody services under AIFMD and UCITSESMA updates its Q&A document on prospectus related issuesESMA: Q&A on Prospectus Directive - 25th update# EBAEBA launches data collection to support the new prudential framework for investment firmsEBA: Final Q&A # ECBECB Publication: Eurosystem oversight policy frameworkECB: Working paper no. 1941: The role of price and cost competitiveness for intra- and extra-euro area trade of euro area countriesECB: Working paper no. 1940: How competitiveness shocks affect macroeconomic performance across euro area countriesECB: Publication: A guide to the Eurosystem/ECB staff macroeconomic projection exercises# IMFIMF Staff Concludes Visit to MoldovaIMF Transcript of the Press Briefing with Gerry RiceIMF Coming Soon: Relations in Banking – Making It Work For EveryoneIMF Coming Soon: M…

IEU LEGAL Telegram 15 July 2016

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# GLOBAL ANTI-CORRUPTIONBureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO): Global Anti-Corruption Consortium# EUCOM WORK PROGRAMME 2017European Economic and Social Committee contribution to the European Commission’s 2017 Work ProgrammeEESC: Contribution to the Commission’s 2017 Work programme# COMPETITION ENFORCEMENTEESC: “Competition matters to everyone” for a fair society and strong economy Commissioner Vestager tells EESC Plenary# STATE AIDSpecial Eurobarometer 448: Perception and awareness about transparency of state aid# BREXITCommonwealth Secretary-General gives evidence about UK role after Brexit to committee - UK ParliamentBundeskanzlerin Merkel im Telefonat mit der neuen Premierministerin May: Enge Beziehungen fortführenCEPS: The Impact of Brexit on the EU’s International AgreementsEPC: Soft or hard Brexit?# AUDITEU adopts decisions to recognise equivalence and adequacy of US auditor oversight authorities# INSOLVENCYHarmonising insolvency laws i…

IEU ENVIRONMENT Telegram 15 July 2016

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# CHEMICALSREACH: Study dealing with substance identity# LIFELIFEnews n°6 2016# EU REGISTERS# EFSASafety assessment of the process ‘Polisan Hellas S.A.’, based on Polymetrix (formerly Buhler) technology, used to recycle post-consumer PET into food contact materials Safety assessment of the active substance polyacrylic acid, sodium salt, cross-linked, for use in active food contact materialsSafety assessment of the substance 2,4,4′-trifluorobenzophenone, for use in food contact materialsPublic consultation on the draft EFSA Guidance Document for predicting environmental concentrations of active substances of plant protection products and transformation products of these active substances in soil# ECHA Public Consultations-2-benzyl-2-dimethylamino-4'-morpholinobutyrophenonePublic Consultations-glyphosate (ISO); N-(phosphonomethyl)glycine# EU PARLIAMENTAnswer - Water management plans and air quality in Basilicata - E-004029/2016# EU COUNCILCM 3530 2016 INIT Working Party on the Envir…

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