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IEU INNOVATION Telegram 2 August 2016

# SINGLE MARKETEU Commission Answer - Development of the single European market - E-002447/2016EU Commission Answer - Non-tariff barriers in the single market - E-004244/2016EU Commission Public Consultation on Single Market Information ToolEU Commission Roadmaps: Single Market Information Tool# SMESocial business initiative (SBI) follow-up: cooperation between social economy enterprises and traditional enterprisesBusiness-to-business transactions: a comparative analysis of legal measures vs soft-law instruments for improving payment behaviourEU Commission Answer - Maintaining start-ups in Europe - E-004654/2016EU Commission Answer - Increasing the flow of capital for start-ups - E-004271/2016# INNOVATIONEU Business Innovation Observatory – Sixth trend reportOCTA Innovation: International Innovation Conference in Azores# THE JUNCKER PLANEU Commission Answer - Expanding criteria for allocation of resources from European Fund for Strategic Investment - E-004743/2016Deutsche Bank Researc…

IEU DIGITAL Telegram 2 August 2016

# E-PRIVACY DIRECTIVEST 11591 2016 INIT - Opinion 5/2016 Preliminary EDPS Opinion on the review of the ePrivacy Directive (2002/58/EC)# DSMSpeech on Brexit & DigitalSingleMarkt at informal Competition Council (July 2016) by Günther OettingerTime for reflection – but also time to build the Digital Single Market - Blog post by EU Commission VP Andrus AnsipDG Connect: Digitising the Industry - Internet of Things Connecting the Physical, Digital and Virtual WorldsDIGITALEUROPE selected as member of European Commission Stakeholder Group for the Fitness Check of EU Consumer and Marketing Law# TSMUK Ofcom: Review of the General Conditions of Entitlement# AVMS-DAVMS-D REFIT OR REFORM? Audio Visual Media Services In The Digital Era# CONNECTED TVDelivering Connected TV for Everyone – Digital UK’s report is now available - Broadcast Networks EU # SPECTRUMBNE adds to Wider Spectrum Group debate in the European Parliament - Broadcast Networks EU # CYBER SECURITYDeutsche Telekom: Befragung zeig…

IEU EURO Telegram 2 August 2016

# CAPITAL MARKETS UNIONEP Report - Prospectus to be published when securities are offered to the public or admitted to trading - A8-0238/2016 - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs# BANKING UNIONEP Thinktank Study - Banking Union: Essential Terms and Technical Abbreviations - PE 587.295 - Committee on Economic and Monetary AffairsEU Commission Answer - Directive 94/19/EC on deposit guarantee schemes - E-004685/2016EU Commission Answer - European Deposit Insurance Scheme - E-004429/2016EU-Abgeordnete Lucke und Starbatty (EKR/ALFA): Sicherheit durch Bankenstresstest könnte trügerisch sein - Noch immer hohe Risiken im europäischen Bankensystem# ECBECB Focus: Recent developments in euro area construction activity (Economic Bulletin 5/2016)ECB Article: Increasing resilience and long-term growth: the importance of sound institutions and economic structures for euro area countries and EMU (Economic Bulletin 5/2016)ECB MFI interest rate statistics# INDICATORSJune 2016 compared with May …

IEU TRADE Telegram 2 August 2016

# ISDSNew EU Commission Roadmap: Convention to establish a multilateral court on investment# CUSTOMSReport - Directive of the European parliament and of the Council on the Union legal framework for customs infringements and sanctions - A8-0239/2016 - Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer ProtectionEU Commission Answer - Effective import and export rules and procedures in the context of trade policy - E-004188/2016# TTIPEU Commission Answer - TTIP - P-003987/2016EU Commission Answer - TTIP - E-003961/2016# CETAST 5368 2016 REV 1 Strategic Partnership Agreement between the European Union and its Member States, of the one part, and Canada, of the other part# NEW ZEALANDST 9787 2016 INIT Partnership Agreement on relations and cooperation between the European Union and its Member States, of the one part, and New Zealand, of the other part# UKRAINECJEU orders on family members of former Ukrainian President Yanukovych publishedCELEX:62014TO0347: Order of the Court of First instance -…

IEU LEGAL Telegram 2 August 2016

# SECURITY UNIONEU Commission President Juncker consults the European Parliament on Sir Julian King as Commissioner for the Security UnionPittella on new UK Commissioner: Focus on security is correct but questions remain over new roleALDE leader Guy Verhofstadt on Jean-Claude Juncker's intention to allocate the Security Union to Sir Julian King (UK)# EU LAWEU Commission Answer - Transposition of EU law - E-004557/2016# TAXATIONEU Commission Answer - David Cameron's connection with the Panama Papers - E-003024/2016EU Commission Answer - European Taxpayer Identification Number - E-004370/2016CM 3659 2016 INIT Working Party on Tax Questions - Indirect Taxation# TRILOGUESEU Council Answer - On enhancing transparency in trilogues between the Commission, the Council and Parliament - E-003268/2016# MERGERSMergers: EU Commission approves acquisition of sole control over Sony/ATV by Sony Corporation of AmericaMergers: EU Commission clears joint acquisition of Pneuhage Partners by Pneuh…

IEU ENVIRONMENT Telegram 2 August 2016

# WASTE WATERDG Grow: Czech Republic - Draft Government Regulation amending Government Regulation No 401/2015 on the indicators and values of permissible surface water and wastewater pollution, details of the permit to discharge wastewater into surface water and sewage systems, and sensitive areas# WASTE MANAGEMENTEU Commission Answer - Reported delay in adopting and implementing the 2016-2021 waste management plan - E-004870/2016EU Commission Answer - Protection from fire on landfill sites for industrial and other waste - E-004491/2016# PESTICIDESRemise de l'avis de l'ANSES à Ségolène Royal sur l'impact de pesticides sur les travailleurs agricoles - Ministère de l'Environnement, de l'Energie et de la Mer# REACHEU Commission Answer - Impact of REACH legislation on European space industry - E-003827/2016# TIO2New campaign showcases how TiO2 brightens your every day - CEFIC# GREEN INFRASTRUCTUREEU Commission Answer - Implementation of the Green Infrastructure Policy …

IEU CLIMATE Telegram 2 August 2016

# CLIMATE FINANCEEP Amendments 80 - 177 - Cost-effective emission reductions and low-carbon investments - PE 585.583v01-00 - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety# COP21/22Panama NAMA Initiative a Pillar for Action Post-ParisU.S. Fact Sheet: White House Council on Environmental Quality Releases Final Guidance on Considering Climate Change in Environmental Reviews# CARBON MARKETSEU Commission Answer - CO2 emissions and ICAO meeting - E-004704/2016EU Commission Answer - Details of the analysis and studies underpinning Directive (EU) 2015/1513 - E-004874/2016 (ILUC)Market Mechanisms in the Paris Climate Agreement: International Linkage under Article 6.2 -  The Energy CollectiveThe Guardian: UK's carbon footprint rises 3%# TRANSPORT EMISSIONSEU Commission Answer - The number of road vehicles in operation without particle filters - E-004372/2016EU Commission Answer - Illegal practice by Volkswagen in order to present reduced vehicle-generated pollutants during tes…

IEU ENERGY Telegram 2 August 2016

# ENERGY UNIONThe latest DG Energy newsletter is online!# ENERGY POVERTYEU Commission Answer - Definition of energy poverty in Directive 2010/31/EU and Directive 2012/27/EU - E-004836/2016EU Commission Answer - Appeal against Law 24/2015 of 29 June 2015 on urgent measures to address the housing and energy poverty crisis - E-003799/2016# ENERGY REGULATIONInvitation to an ENTSOG EU Data Exchange Harmonisation Workshop# RENEWABLESIRENA Conference Set to Boost Off-Grid Renewable Energy Development WorldwideU.S. EIA: Renewables share of North America electricity mix expected to rise# ENERGY SUBSIDIESStop Flushing Money down The Drain - Alternatives to Fossil Fuel Subsidies 29/09/2016 - GUE/NGL# GAZPROMIranian News Agency ISNA: Russian Gazprom eyes Iranian LNG, Turkish stream# NUCLEAR ENERGYEU Commission Answer - Reopening of the Santa María de Garoña nuclear power plant - E-004117/2016# FRENCH ENERGY TRANSITIONApplication de la loi de transition énergétique: Ségolène Royal présente en Cons…

IEU INNOVATION Telegram 1 August 2016

# INNOVATIONVote in the Innovation Radar Prize 2016 to shine a light on Europe's world-class innovatorsReporting on Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) at the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) 2016ECSEL Stakeholder Forum 2016 - Registration Now Open!# THE JUNCKER PLANEP Text adopted - Draft amending budget No 1/2015: European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) - P8_TA(2015)0247 - Tuesday, 7 July 2015 - Strasbourg - Final edition# SINGLE MARKETParticipants to the Joint Initiative on Standardisation (as of 1 August 2016)# EU REGISTERS# EU COMMISSIONCOMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION on the review of the legality of an act of the European Research Council Executive Agency (ERCEA) pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 58/2003COMMISSION DECISION on the signature of the Joint Communiqué of the Intergovernmental Conference on the Human Frontier Science Program Organisation 2016COMMISSION DECISION on the waiver of the recovery of a debt against MOSTFORWATER NVDécision de la Commission de formule…

IEU DIGITAL Telegram 1 August 2016

# PRIVACY SHIELDEU Commission: EU-U.S. Privacy Shield fully operational from todayU.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Statement on the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework Certification Process Launch# DSMDG Connect: Vote in the Innovation Radar Prize 2016 to shine a light on Europe's world-class innovatorsInnovation Radar Prize 2016 – shining a light on Europe's world class innovators and their work -  Blog post by Günther Oettinger# TSMEDRi: EU Telecom Regulators meet to analyse over 500,000 consultation responsesEnde des Routerzwangs und freies WLAN in Deutschland - Mehr Freiheit für Bürger und VerbraucherRoutergesetz - Bundesnetzagentur# SPECTRUMDIGITALEUROPE response to public consultation on 5G spectrum# ROAMINGSynopsis report of the public consultation on roaming fair use and sustainability mechanism# CLOUDHola Cloud Portal: One-stop-shop for the cloud communitycep-Analyse zur Europäische Cloud-Initiative# BROADBANDAnalysis of Broadband Speed - December 2015# E-GOVERN…

IEU TRADE Telegram 1 August 2016

# TRADE DEFENCEU.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Expansion of Steel Trade Monitoring Tool# TTIPEU Commission: EU-U.S. Privacy Shield fully operational from todayU.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Statement on the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework Certification Process Launch# CETAAntwort der Bundesregierung im Bundestag: Rekommunalisierung bleibt auch nach CETA möglich# BREXITBruegel: Should the UK pull out of the EU customs union?# ENLARGEMENTJoint statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn on Bosnia and Herzegovina’s authorities' agreement on key measures on the country’s EU path# UKRAINEUkrainian Customs: The launch of the Single Window is a vivid example of realization in Ukraine of best international practices# VIETNAMSave the date: UNCITRAL Viet Nam Workshop on 24 November 2016# TRADE RULESEP Text adopted - Exercise of the Union’s righ…

IEU EURO Telegram 1 August 2016

# ESRBEuropean Commission launches consultation on the EU macro-prudential frameworkEU Commission Consultation: Review of the EU Macro-prudential policy framework# BREXITBdB and Cologne Institute for Economic Research: Panel debate on BREXIT# BANKINGMoody's: Most EU Banks maintain adequate capital levels in severe scenario of 2016 EBA stress testGerman banking associations: 2016 stress test results: German banks resilient despite tough stress criteriaMoody's changes outlook on Cypriot banking system to positive from stable as sector set to return to modest profitability# EU FINANCESBundesfinanzministerium: Forschungsbericht zur Zukunft der EU-Finanzen# EIOPAEIOPA consults on the presentation format of the Insurance Product Information Document# EU REGISTERS# EU COMMISSIONRèglement d'exécution de la Commission arrêtant les informations techniques devant servir au calcul des provisions techniques et des fonds propres de base aux fins des déclarations ayant une date de référe…

IEU LEGAL Telegram 1 August 2016

# SLOVAK EU PRESIDENCYResults achieved by the Slovak Presidency to date# MERGERSMergers: EU Commission clears acquisition of Volvofinans Bank by Volvo and Volverkinvest# EU REGISTERS# EU COMMISSIONNote journalière des décisions prises par procédure de délégation le 29 juillet 2016Note journalière des décisions prises par procédure d'habilitation le 29 juillet 2016Note journalière des décisions prises par procédure écrite le 1 août 2016Décision de la Commission visant à approuver la réponse à la demande confirmative d'accès aux documents GESTDEM 2016/1735Décision de la Commission visant à approuver la réponse à la demande confirmative d'accès aux documents GESTDEM 2016/2557Décision de la Commission visant à approuver la réponse à la demande confirmative d'accès aux documents GESTDEM 2016/2557Décision de la Commission visant à approuver la réponse à la demande confirmative d'accès aux documents GESTDEM 2015/3965Décision de la Commission visant à approuver la réponse …


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