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A Cooperation for a Smarter Look into the Future: IEU on dpa Agenda

When does the next press conference in Brussels start? Which topic will keep the key players busy in the next few weeks? Which trends will have an impact on your communication goals? On dpa-Agenda you can find all the answers in one place.

Germany's news agency Deutsche Presse-Agentur, or dpa, and IEU Monitoring are expanding their cooperation towards an increased coverage of EU events and meetings: IEU Monitoring will be contributing EU events to "dpa Agenda" - dpa's newly designed planning tool for journalists, public affairs managers, and professional communicators.

On dpa Agenda, you can locate topics and events quickly and efficiently in a database including up to 10,000 events and anniversaries, updated by the editors of Germany’s largest news provider in real time.

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IEU MONITORING: Funding Innovation Telegram 27 Feb 2018

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# EIB: EIB: Council approves extra €3.7 billion to address migration issues # ESIF: Food industry 4.0: sustainable and safe solutions for a sustainable and safe food chain +++ Join the IUC city-to-city cooperation programme +++ L'UE investit pour une meilleure protection contre les inondations en Roumanie +++ EU Commission: Answer - Implementation of the 'Environmental protection' OP for 2007-2013 - E-000027/2018 +++ EU Commission Answer - Implementation of the 'Regional competitiveness' OP for 2007-2013 - E-000028/2018 # EITInnovators mobilise for EIT Information Day in BrusselsCollaboration Opportunities and Synergies between RIS3 and EIT-RISLatest publications by EITEIT Climate-KIC aims for truly pan-European reachPiwik PRO joins EIT Digital AcceleratorEIT RawMaterials: ALIM project will support commercialisation of innovative battery solutionsEIT Health Accelerator Calls: Apply now for activities assisting start-ups and SMEsEIT In…

IEU MONITORING: Growth & Jobs Telegram 27 Feb 2018

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# SINGLE MARKET: Geo-blocking: EU Council adopts regulation to remove barriers to e-commerce +++ EU Commission: Answer - Safety of products on the EU single market: intervention by the Commission to boost trust - E-007859/2017 +++ Report - Contracts for the online and other distance sales of goods - A8-0043/2018 - Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection # SME: UEAPME: Digitalisierung ist entscheidend für Wettbewerbsfähigkeit von KMU # PUBLIC PROCUREMENT: The Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE) welcomes the Public Procurement Package and reiterates its recommendations for quality-based public procurement # SOCIAL SECURITY SYSTEMS: Consideration of amendments on Coordination of social security systems - Committee on Employment and Social Affairs# EMPLOYMENTECA Special Report 06/2018: Free Movement of Workers – the fundamental freedom ensured but better targeting of EU funds would aid worker mobility - Committee on Budgetary ControlUpdated:…

IEU MONITORING: Trade & Commerce Telegram 27 Feb 2018

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# INFORMAL TRADE COUNCIL: Bulgarian EU Presidency statement after informal meeting of EU Ministers responsible for trade of 27 February 2018, Sofia, Bulgaria +++ Bundeswirtschaftsministerium zum Informellen Handelsministerrat in Sofia # MOROCCO: CJEU: The Fisheries Agreement concluded between the EU and Morocco is valid in so far as it is not applicable to Western Sahara and to its adjacent waters +++ SPD: EuGH bestätigt EU-Marokko-Abkommen - Urteil trägt nicht zur Konfliktlösung bei -  Ulrike Rodust & Norbert NEUSER # WESTERN BALKANS: Discours du Président Jean-Claude Juncker au Parlement du Monténégro +++ Remarques du Président Jean-Claude Juncker à la conférence de presse conjointe avec Duško Marković, Premier ministre du Monténégro# TURKEYDIHK erwartet leichte Erholung im Handel mit der Türkei# CHINADIHK: Neue Seidenstraße: Großes Potenzial in schwierigem Umfeld# ASEANASEAN and the IMF: Working Together to Foster Inclusive Growth# RUSSIARussia’s …

IEU MONITORING: Euro & Finance Telegram 27 Feb 2018

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# FINTECH: EU Commission VP Dombrovskis speech at the Afore Consulting's 2nd Annual Fintech and Digitalisation Conference # CRYPTO-CURRENCIES: Bundesfinanzministerium: Umsatzsteuerliche Behandlung von Bitcoin und anderen sog. virtuellen Währungen; EuGH-Urteil vom 22. Oktober 2015, C-264/14, Hedqvist # EUROPEAN SEMESTER: EP Opinion - European Semester for economic policy coordination: Employment and Social Aspects in the Annual Growth Survey 2018 - PE 616.539v02-00 - Committee on Culture and Education # ECB: MEPs back Luis De Guindos for ECB Vice-President, but want rules overhauled +++ GUE/NGL: Political horse-trading to deliver ECB job for de Guindos despite conflicts of interest +++ ECB: Deconstructing monetary policy surprises: the role of information shocks +++ ECB: Priors for the long run # PAYMENT SERVICESECB: Yves Mersch: Innovation and digitalisation in payment services# BANKING UNIONECB: Proportionality in banking supervision# ESMASteven Mai…

IEU MONITORING: Legal & Corporate Telegram 27 Feb 2018

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# GAC: Main results of the General Affairs Council, 27/02/2018 +++ Erklärung von Staatsminister Roth im Rat für Allgemeine Angelegenheiten in Brüssel im Namen Deutschlands und Frankreichs, 27/2/2018 # BREXIT: Main results of the General Affairs Council (Brexit / Art. 50), 27/02/2018 +++ Bulgarian EU Presidency: EU27 ministers discussed the state of play of the Brexit negotiations and started preparations for the European Council (Article 50) +++ Remarques par Michel Barnier au point presse à l'issue du Conseil affaires générales (Article 50) +++ EU Commission Answer - UK contributions to the EU budget - E-007655/2017 +++ EU Commission Answer - The impact of Brexit on trade in food products - E-007712/2017 +++ EU Commission Answer - State of play of negotiations with the United Kingdom and the rights of European workers - E-007354/2017EP Think-tank: At a Glance - Brexit - Smart Border 2.0 Avoiding a hard border on the island of Ireland for customs con…

IEU MONITORING: Environment Telegram 27 Feb 2018

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#  PLASTICS STRATEGY: EU Commissioner Vella`s speech at the EURACTIV Forum Plastics Strategy: Changes and Opportunities of recycling, 27 February 2018 +++ EU Commission Answer - Plastic pollution in nature - E-007854/2017 #  CIRCULAR ECONOMY: Circular economy: MEPs back plans to boost recycling and cut landfilling +++ Waste Legislative Package - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety +++ SPD: Umweltausschuss macht Weg für neues EU-Abfallrecht frei   - "Recycling muss zum Standard werden" - Jo Leinen +++ ALDE: EU waste legislation: Ambitious targets were binned by EU Governments, but this legislation is still a step forward say Liberal and Democrat MEPs +++ Ecodesign & Energy labelling for a circular economy - ECOS (European Environmental Citizens Organisation for Standardisation) #  ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTEU Commission consultation: Environmental impact of machine tools and welding equipment#  EAPImplementation of the 7th …

IEU MONITORING: Climate Telegram 27 Feb 2018

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# EU ETS: EU Emissions Trading System reform: EU Council approves new rules for the period 2021 to 2030 +++ German Environment Agency: Innovation fund of the EU emissions trading system - Potential for decarbonisation more crucial than market readiness +++ WKÖ: Rat segnet Reform des EU-Emissionshandelssystems ab 2020 ab – einige wichtige Forderungen durchgesetzt # NEGATIVE EMISSIONS: Invitation to EASAC-EPRS event on Negative Emission Technologies at the European Parliament # DIESEL EMISSIONS: Bundesverwaltungsgericht zu Luftreinhalteplänen von Düsseldorf und Stuttgart: Diesel-Verkehrsverbote ausnahmsweise möglichEuropa-SPD zum Urteil des Bundesverwaltungsgerichts Leipzig zu Fahrverboten: Luftverschmutzung endlich wirksam bekämpfen! - ISMAIL ERTUG UND TIEMO WÖLKENEVP/CDU: Fahrverbote dürfen nur das letzte Mittel sein - Land, Bund und Europa dürfen Kommunen nicht im Stich lassenCDU/CSU im Bundestag (I): Keine pauschalen Fahrverbote - Luftreinhaltung durch…

IEU MONITORING: Energy Telegram 27 Feb 2018

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# ENERGY UNION: EU Commission Vice-President Šefčovič in Austria for second Energy Union Tour +++ Exchange of views (EoV) with Mr Maroš Šefčovič - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety +++ EP Report - Internal market for electricity (recast) - A8-0042/2018 - Committee on Industry, Research and Energy +++ EP Report - Common rules for the internal market in electricity (recast) - A8-0044/2018 - Committee on Industry, Research and Energy +++ EP Report - Risk-preparedness in the electricity sector - A8-0039/2018 - Committee on Industry, Research and Energy +++ Updated: Med-TSO and ENTSO-E map: more than 400,000 km of interconnected power networks in the Euro-Mediterranean +++ Energy Market Integration and Transition in South-East Europe - Workshop hosted by Eurelectric # ENERGY REGULATIONElectricity and Gas Associations team up on flexibility in Energy TransitionReport - European Union Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators (re…

IEU MONITORING: Funding Innovation Telegram 26 Feb 2018

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# DG REGIO: DG Regio: European Quality of Government Index 2017 +++ AER: Regionalisation in Greece: are regions weak? #RoR2017 # TEN-T: TEN-T European Coordinators Bodewig and Secchi present progress report on innovative financing to European Parliament # CEFConnecting Europe Facility Telecom: EUR 30 million available now to boost digital services across Europe# SEWStartup Europe Week (SEW) 2018 to launch over 300 events for entrepreneurs across more than 50 countries# FETFET Flagships show the way to the future EU research and innovation missions# EASMEThe Horizon 2020 SCREEN project enables European regions to move to a circular economy12 top innovators compete for the best pitch at 4YFN-MWC Barcelona# EIBEP Opinion - Annual report on the control of the financial activities of the EIB for 2016 - PE 615.456v02-00 - Committee on International Trade# DG CNECTHave your say now on digital infrastructures'Digital transformation of health and care for act…

IEU MONITORING: Growth & Jobs Telegram 26 Feb 2018

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# START-UPS: Startup Europe Week 2018 to launch over 300 events for entrepreneurs across more than 50 countries # EUROCHAMRBRES: Kammerpräsident Leitl stößt Relaunch der Europäischen Wirtschaftskammer EUROCHAMBRES an # INDUSTRY: RE-FINDING INDUSTRY - Report from the High-Level Strategy Group on Industrial Technologies - EU Commission +++ EP ITRE Committee: Oral question - Industrial policy - O-2018-000018 +++ AmCham EU: European Parliament Industry Committee votes for a more inclusive Defence Industrial Development Programme # SINGLE MARKETEuroparlTV Video - Consumer protection should be the same online and offline# EMPLOYMENTSt 6427 2018 Init Draft Council Conclusions on the 2018 Annual Growth Survey and Joint Employment ReportEmployment and social aspects in the Annual Growth Survey 2018: EP committee voteEU Commission: New toolkit helps public employment services strengthen national career and lifelong learning approachesCEPS: The Internet and Jobs: O…

IEU MONITORING: Trade & Commerce Telegram 26 Feb 2018

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# INDONESIA: DG Trade: EU completes fourth round of trade negotiations with Indonesia # FAC: Main results of the Foreign Affairs Council, 26/02/2018 +++ Syria: EU adds two new ministers to sanctions list 26/02/2018, 13:51 +++ Moldova: Council adopts conclusions 26/02/2018, 11:22 +++ Human rights: EU adopts conclusions on EU priorities at United Nations human rights fora in 2018 26/02/2018, 10:27 +++ Cambodia: Council adopts conclusions 26/02/2018, 10:22 +++ Maldives: Council adopts conclusions 26/02/2018, 10:20 +++ Myanmar/Burma: Council adopts conclusions 26/02/2018, 10:17 +++ Climate Diplomacy: Council adopts conclusions 26/02/2018, 10:00 +++ North Korea: EU aligns sanctions with latest UN Security Council resolution 26/02/2018, 09:35 +++ EEAS: Remarks by HR/VP Mogherini upon arrival to the Foreign Affairs Council # MOLDOVA: EU Council adopts conclusions on MoldovaSt 6280 2018 Init RELATIONS WITH THE REPUBLIC OF MOLDOVA − Council conclusionsALDE on Mol…

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