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IEU FUNDING Telegram 16 Dec 2016

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# EFSIInvestment Plan for Europe: Four agreements in three countries as the EFSI gathers momentumJuncker Plan: MEF, EIF and CDP come together to mobilise an additional EUR 6 billion in investment for Italian SMEs#investEU - Europäische Investitionsbank und LEG unterzeichnen Kreditlinie zur Finanzierung von energetischen Modernisierungen im WohnungsbestandEU supports Cosentino's innovation strategy with a EUR 70m Investment Plan for Europe loanEIB supports first Polish government projects under Juncker PlanEU Commission Answer - Implementation of the European Fund for Strategic Investments - E-007772/2016Exchange of views on the European Fund for Strategic Investments - Committee on Budgets# ESIFGreener, safer transport in the Czech Republic thanks to Cohesion Policy investmentsThe Commission publishes the first ever single report on the implementation of EU macro-regional strategies# ESPONESPON: Call for Tender "Printing 2017-2020"# DG RTDAn…

IEU INNOVATION Telegram 16 Dec 2016

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# INDUSTRYSteel: EU Commission welcomes new Global Forum to tackle root causes of overcapacityBundeswirtschaftsministerium: "Global Forum" zum Thema Stahlüberkapazitäten nimmt Arbeit auf# THE JUNCKER PLANInvestment Plan for Europe: Four agreements in three countries as the EFSI gathers momentum# INNOVATIONCarlos Moedas: WOIC Open Innovation, 16 December 2016PCP and PPI: A public boost to European innovationMinutes of the 8th European Innovation Summit published by Knowledge4Innovation# SMERabmer-Koller: KMU brauchen geeignete Rahmenbedingungen für das 4.0-Zeitalter# EU COMMISSION BRIEFS ## DG EMPLCOMMISSION DECISION amending Decision C(2007) 5811 adopting the Operational Programme for Community assistance from the European Social Fund under the Convergence objective in Romania CCI 2007RO051PO001COMMISSION DECISION on Amendment No 1 to the Delegation Agreement between the European Union and the European Investment Fund in respect of the Financial…

IEU DIGITAL Telegram 16 Dec 2016

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# DSMExchange of views with Commisioner Günther Oettinger - Committee on Budgets# ROAMING EU Commission Answer - Fair use of roaming services - P-007401/2016EU Council Answer - Roaming charges and the scope of Directive 2002/22/EC - E-006961/2016# E-PRIVACYEDRi: Your privacy, security and freedom online: How to claim them back# CYBER SECURITYSmart Airports: How to protect airport passengers from cyber disruptions - ENISA # IT PROFESSIONSConference on ICT professionalism highlights urgent need for evolution of sector# SATELLITESForget everything you knew about geo-localisation - Blog post by Maroš Šefčovič ESA Deutschland: ESA und Merck weiten Zusammenarbeit bei Innovationen und Digitalisierung aus# ONLINE GAMBLINGEU Commission Answer - Concerns over children's exposure to online gambling - E-007438/2016# COPYRIGHTMinister of Canadian Heritage Mélanie Joly discusses challenges on digital content with John HigginsDeutscher Bundesrat: Mehr Rechte für Urh…

IEU TRADE Telegram 16 Dec 2016

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# TRANSATLANTIC RELATIONSEU exports to the US support 5 million jobs – new tool shows where and in what sectorsComments on future US Foreign and Trade Policies - European Parliamentary Research Service# FTAEuropean Commission and EU Member States redouble efforts to fully exploit trade deals and boost market access for EU exportersAnswer - Practical and up-to-date information for SMEs on the changes to the Free Trade Agreement with Colombia and Peru and the opportunities it brings - E-007197/2016# WESTERN BALKANSStatement on Enhancing the Fight Against Illicit Trafficking of Firearms and Ammunition in the Western Balkans# UKRAINEFNF Stiftung: Niederländischer Premier sichert sich Zusatzerklärung zum EU-Ukraine-Abkommen# WTOWTO issues panel report regarding EU dumping duties on fatty alcoholWTO: Canada ratifies the Trade Facilitation Agreement# TRADE DEFENCECOMMISSION IMPLEMENTING REGULATION (EU) 2016/2257 of 14 December 2016 re-imposing a definitive anti-…

IEU EURO & FINANCE Telegram 16 Dec 2016

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# CAPITAL MARKETS UNIONCapital markets union: Venture capital rules agreed by EU CouncilEU Commission adopts equivalence decisions for CCPs and trading venues in ten non-EU jurisdictions# ESMAESMA updates MiFID II Q&A on Investor ProtectionESMA agrees with the MAR accepted market practice (AMP) on liquidity contracts proposed by Spanish regulator Comisión Nacional del Mercado de Valores (CNMV)ESMA publishes its CRA Market Share CalculationESMA updates AIFMD Q&AESMA Library document - Compliance table - Guidelines on cross-selling practices (ESMA/2016/574)ESMA Library document - Summary of Conclusions Board of Supervisors meeting 09/11/2016ESMA Library document - Summary of Conclusions Management Board meeting 08/11/2016ESMA Library document - Board of Supervisors Rules of procedure - December 2016ESMA Library document - SMSG Advice - Response to ESMA’s Consultation Paper on Draft technical standards under the Benchmarks Regulation# BANKING UNIONEC…

IEU LEGAL Telegram 16 Dec 2016

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# BREXITOpportunities and risks for Scotland after EU exit examined - UK Parliament Brexit: Manfred Weber (EPP/CSU)) to EU leaders - don’t risk a NO in the EP on final agreementEP Briefing - Brexit - Possible Economic Impact for the Euro Area and the EU - PE 595.325 - Committee on Economic and Monetary AffairsEU Commission Answer - Role of the European Parliament in the EU-UK Brexit negotiations - E-007808/2016# TAXATIONOECD holds regional meeting of the Inclusive Framework on BEPS for the Eastern Europe and Central Asia regionGabriel: Weiterentwicklung des deutschen Körperschaftssteuerrechts stärkt Beteiligungsfinanzierung für junge Unternehmen# MERGERSMergers: EU Commission approves acquisition of WhiteWave by Danone, subject to conditionsMergers: EU Commission clears acquisition of sole control of a postal service provider UK Mail by Deutsche Post DHL GroupMergers: Commission approves acquisition of joint control over Enel Open Fiber/Metroweb by Enel a…

IEU ENVIRONMENT Telegram 16 Dec 2016

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# ENVIRONMENTAL COUNCILBackground Brief: Environment Council on 19 Dec 2016# NANOTECHAnnual report of the EFSA Scientific Network of Risk Assessment of Nanotechnologies in Food and Feed for 2016# MERCURYMercury pollution: Council confirms agreement with the Parliament to enhance protectionST 15344 2016 COR 1 Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on mercury, and repealing Regulation (EC) No 1102/2008 - Analysis of the final compromise text with a view to agreement# PHOSPHORUSEU Commission Answer - Sustainability of phosphorus - E-008062/2016# AIR POLLUTIONEU Commission Answer - New research linking air pollutants to Alzheimer's disease - E-007677/2016# HAZARDOUS WASTEEEA: European hazardous waste management improving, but its prevention needs attention# OCEANSEU Commission Answer - To mobilise Natura 2000 to safeguard the seas and the oceans - E-008099/2016Global water workshop promotes coordinated attainment of global…

IEU CLIMATE Telegram 16 Dec 2016

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# EU ETSBackground Brief: Environment Council on 19 Dec 2016# CLIMATE FINANCEGCF concludes final meeting for 2016, approves USD 315 million in fundingClimatescope 2016: With new pledges and new projects, developing countries take clean energy lead globally# CAR EMISSIONSEU Commission: CO2 emissions from new cars and vans continue to fall[LATEST VERSION] Monitoring of CO2 emissions from passenger cars – Regulation 443/2009[LATEST VERSION] Monitoring of CO2 emissions from vans – Regulation 510/2011# EU COMMISSION BRIEFS## DG CLIMACOMMISSION DECISION instructing the Central Administrator of the European Union Transaction Log to enter changes to the international credit entitlement tables in the Union international credit entitlement table in the European Union Transaction Log

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