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IEU SMART CITIES Telegram 19 June 2017

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# SMART SPECIALISATION: Smart Specialisation in Energy, driving societal challenges +++ # EU URBAN AGENDA: The JPI UE Projects Catalogue presents all the 52 projects that are a part of JPI Urban Europe +++ # EIP-SCCEIP-SCC: Presentations and recordings of the Webinars are now available# SMART GOVERNANCENeighbourhood watch: big data on the prowlSmart Cities Council: The role of technology in building the sharing city, one open platform at a timeRecap – Developers in the age of Big Data and AI - Future Cities Catapult# SMART SECURITYBSI: Einfachere Integration der Online-Ausweisfunktion in Anwendungen# SMART FINANCEEBA responds to the European Commission public consultation on FinTech# SMART ENVIRONMENTEvents - Smarter is cleaner - EUSEW policy session - 22 June 2017, Brussels, BelgiumSustainable City solutions: a central pillar for the next phase of the EU energy transition? (June 20)EUROCITIES: Oslo named European Green Capital 2019European Commission la…

IEU FUNDING INNOVATION Telegram 19 June 2017

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# JASPERS: JASPERS technical assistance supports investments totalling over EUR 80bn, including EUR 5.7bn targeting priority projects in Slovakia +++ # ESIF: DG Regio: Neighbourhood watch: big data on the prowl +++ DG Regio: Making adjustments and going for growth +++ DG Regio: Putting wind in the sails of the European offshore industry +++ Study - RESEARCH FOR REGI COMMITTEE – Lessons learnt from the Closure of the 2007-13 Programming Period - PE 601.984 - Committee on Regional Development +++ Draft report - Territorial typologies (Tercet) - PE 602.748v01-00 - Committee on Regional Development +++ EU Commission Answer - Use of Structural Funds to bring about demographic change in Spain - E-002298/2017 +++ ENRD: Cohesion policy in mountain areas +++ # EIBEIB and BNL Gruppo BNP Paribas provide EUR 250m for SMEs, midcaps and public entities# HORIZON 2020European Investment Bank (EIB) supports Late-Stage Development and Production of BiondVax’s Universal Fl…

IEU GROWTH & JOBS Telegram 19 June 2017

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# SINGLE MARKET: Opinion in the form of a letter - Opinion on the legal basis of the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions of the Member States as regards the accessibility requirements for products and services (COM(2015)0615 – C8-0387/2015 – 2015/0278(COD)) - PE 606.035v01-00 - Committee on Legal Affairs +++ # SHARING ECONOMYDigital Economy: joint debate & vote in Plenary - Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection# SERVICESEuropean Services e-card - 21-06-2017 - Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection# SUPPLY CHAINTrading practices – EU legislation is a blind alley for farmers and consumers# INDICATORSApril 2017 compared with March 2017 - Production in construction up by 0.3% in euro area - Stable in EU28First quarter of 2017 - Job vacancy rate at 1.9% in both euro area and EU28# EU COMMISSION REGISTERDG GROW…

IEU TRADE & COMMERCE Telegram 19 June 2017

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# FOREIGN AFFAIRS COUNCIL: Main results of the Foreign Affairs Council on 19 June 2017 +++ S&D leader Pittella: “EU Council conclusions on Africa-EU Partnership show that a more constructive approach is needed” +++ Illegal annexation of Crimea and Sevastopol: EU extends sanctions by one year +++ Auswärtiges Amt: EU-Außenminister verlängern Sanktionen wegen Krim-Annexion +++ # EASTERN PARTNERSHIPMain results of the Eastern Partnership ministerial meeting, 19 June 2017Joint doorstep by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn following the Eastern Partnership Foreign Ministers' MeetingEU Commission Answer - EU policy towards Belarus - E-002344/2017# RUSSIAMeeting on economic issues - the President of RussiaEU Commission Answer - Political and diplomatic progress of EU sanctions against Russia - E-002122/2017# CENTRAL ASIAEU strategy for Centra…

IEU EURO & FINANCE Telegram 19 June 2017

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# ECOFIN COUNCIL: In-Depth Analysis - Economic Dialogue and Exchange of Views with the President of the Council (ECOFIN) - ECON on 19 June 2017 - PE 602.085 - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs +++ # EMU: In-Depth Analysis - 2017 Country Specific Recommendations: A comparison of the Commission and Council recommendations (the ‘comply or explain’ principle) - PE 602.086 - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs +++ At a Glance - The legal nature of Country Specific Recommendations - PE 602.088 - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs +++ Standing study group on economic and fiscal governance of the euro area (GEA) - European Economic and Social Committee +++ # BANKING UNIONECB: Sabine Lautenschläger: Cyber resilience – A banking supervisor’s viewBriefing - Completing the Banking Union - Risk Sharing Initiatives and Parallel Risk Reduction Measures - PE 574.392 - Committee on Economic and Monetary AffairsBriefing - Regular public hearing wit…

IEU LEGAL & CORPORATE Telegram 19 June 2017

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# STATE AID: State Aid: EU Commission approves €377 million of French and German aid to develop innovative Airbus X6 helicopter +++ La commission européenne valide le soutien franco-allemand au projet d’Airbus Helicopters « X6 » - Élisabeth BORNE, ministre chargée des Transports (FR) +++ # MERGERSMergers: EU Commission clears creation of joint venture between Zalando and Bestseller UnitedMergers: Commission clears acquisition of SB Energy by Softbank, Bharti and Hon Hai# BREXITSpeech by Michel Barnier, the European Commission's Chief Negotiator, following the first round of Article 50 negotiations with the UKEU Commission: Terms of Reference for the Article 50 TEU negotiationsUK: Policy paper: Terms of reference for the Article 50 negotiations between the United Kingdom and the European UnionUK Corporate report: Biographies of the Civil Service representatives for the negotiations with the EUS&D leader Pittella: Relieved that Brexit negotiations …

IEU ENVIRONMENT Telegram 19 June 2017

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# NATURE PROTECTION: EU Council conclusions on the EU Action Plan for nature, people and the economy +++ # ECHA: 12 new substances added to the Authorisation List +++ # ENDOCRINE DISRUPTORSEU Commission Answer - Bisphenol A and endocrine disruptors in some children's toys - E-001982/2017# CHEMICAL SAFETYSpecial Eurobarometer 456: Chemical safety - European Union Open Data Portal# WASTENotice: Funding competition: UK-India industrial waste challenge 2017# WATER DIPLOMACYSchweiz: Wichtiger Partner in der Wasserdiplomatie: Bundesrat Didier Burkhalter führt politische Gespräche in Kasachstan (de)# BIOGEOGRAPHYBiogeographical regions in Europe - EEA Maps and graphsSpatial development of landtake - EEA Maps and graphs# EU COMMISSION REGISTERDG ENVCOMMISSION DECISION on the proposal to appoint a Member of the Aarhus Convention Compliance Committee# EFSASafety and efficacy of Amylofeed® (endo-1,3(4)-β-glucanase and endo-1,4-β-xylanase and α-amylase) as a fee…

IEU ENERGY Telegram 19 June 2017

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# ENERGY UNION: Governance of the Energy Union - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety +++ Vice-President Šefčovič in Hungary for second Energy Union Tour +++ DG Energy: Focus on Hungary: the Energy Union tour +++ PXE products successfully migrated onto EEX platform +++ dena: Dialogforum Integrierte Energiewende - Wie sieht die Zukunft unseres Energiesystems aus? (DE) +++ # EUSEW17Welcome to EU Sustainable Energy Week!# ENERGY REGULATIONLast chance to register to INNOGRID2020+ - ‘The Network of Networks’Eurelectric: DSO Strategic Vision – From “Pipes-to-Platforms”# EURELECTRICEnel’s CEO Francesco Starace new President of EURELECTRIC# NUCLEAR ENERGYBundeswirtschaftministerium: Nuklear-Entsorgungsfonds errichtet# OPECOPEC Participates in the Astana Expo 2017# GAZPROMGazprom: Alexey Miller and Serzh Sargsyan express appreciation for robust use of natural gas in Armenia# EU COMMISSION REGISTERDG RTDCOMMISSION DECISION on the representat…

IEU CLIMATE Telegram 19 June 2017

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# EU ENVIRONMENT COUNCIL: Main results of the Environment Council 19 June 2017 +++ Climate Change: the Council reaffirms that the Paris Agreement is fit for purpose and cannot be renegotiated +++ CAN Europe: EU Ministers make little progress on key climate policy +++ # EU ETSEvents - How economic and social actors can champion CO2 phase-out - EUSEW policy session - 22 June 2017, Brussels, Belgium# UNFCCCHow US Cities and States Can Engage in International Climate Action - New Resource by Columbia Center for Climate Change LawSweden Plans to Be Carbon Neutral by 2045 - New Legislation Sets Goal 5 Years Earlier than Originally AgreedLatest documents by the UNFCCCFCCC/ARR/2016/CAN Canada. Report on the individual review of the annual submission of Canada submitted in 2016. Note by the expert review team.Let’s Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Climate Convention - 20 June Marks its Opening for Signature at UN HQ in 1992# HFCDraft report on the Kigali Ame…

IEU AGENDA Telegram 19 June 2017

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# E U   C O M M I S S I O N: # Upcoming Commission Events: 29-30 June 2017: the College travels to Tallinn for the kick-off of the Estonian Presidency of the Council +++ # EU Commission Calendar: Monday 19 June 2017Tuesday 20 June 2017Wednesday 21 June 2017Thursday 22 June 2017Friday 23 June 2017Saturday 24 June 2017Sunday 25 June 2017Outlook June 2017# E U    P A R L I A M E N T# EP Week AheadMigration High-level conferenceEU Trade defence toolsTurkeyTrade measures for UkraineEU-CubaHearing of Commissioner-DesignateACP-EUPresident's diary# EP Schedule by DayMonday 19 June 2017Tuesday 20 June 2017Wednesday 21 June 2017Thursday 22 June 2017Friday 23 June 2017# EP Annual Calendar 2017# Schedules of EP PartiesEPP Group HighlightsS&D Highlights this weekThe Week Ahead from the ECR GroupDie Grünen: Nächste Woche in Brüssel (DE)# E U    C O U N C I L# Main Council topics19 June 2017: Foreign Affairs Council19 June 2017: Environment Council20 June 2017:…

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