EU TRADE Telegram - 1 April 2016


# EU TRADING PARTNERS

  • DG Trade: Latest Export Helpdesk memo

# SANCTIONS

  • U.S. Mission: Remarks of Secretary Lew on the Evolution of Sanctions & Lessons for the Future at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

# TTIP & CETA

  • EU Commission: Answer - Assessment of guidance on cosmetics proposed by the US FDA with regard to European exports and the TTIP negotiations - E-000489/2016
  • DIE LINKE im Bundestag zu CETA: Umfassende Beteiligung des Parlaments durchsetzen!
  • TTIP & CETA stoppen: Für einen gerechten Welthandel! - Gemeinsame Pressemeldung vom 1. April 2016
  • Innovation Institutes Are Revitalizing America’s Manufacturing Sector – White House Blog

# RUSSIA

  • EU Commission: Answer - Russian sanctions - E-000565/2016  
  • On 6 April, Dmitry Medvedev will meet with President of Austria Heinz Fischer in Moscow to discuss investment cooperation
  • Dmitry Medvedev and the Armenian Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan discuss over the telephone the upcoming Eurasian Intergovernmental Council meeting

# KOSOVO

  • Stabilisation and Association Agreement (SAA) between the European Union and Kosovo enters into force
  • UK welcomes EU-Kosovo Stabilisation and Association Agreement

# TUNISIA

  • Macro Financial Assistance to Tunisia: exchange of views

# MACAO

  • Report - EU-Macao Agreement on certain aspects of air services - A8-0072/2016 - Committee on Transport and Tourism

# LIBYA

  • Libya: EU adds 3 people to sanctions list

# TURKEY

  • EU Commission: Answer - Turkey and the EU's response to the refugee crisis - E-015243/2015  
  • ALDE leader Verhofstadt: “European Commission must examine whether Turkey is meeting its international obligations” - “The EU cannot be an accomplice to violations of international law"

# EU REGISTERS

# EU COMMISSION

  • Notice of the impending expiry of certain anti-dumping measures
  • COMMISSION DECISION on the signature of the Joint Declaration of the European Union and the Overseas Countries and Territories Greenland, New Caledonia and Dependencies, French Polynesia, French Southern and Antarctic Territories, Wallis and Futuna Islands, Saint-Barthélemy, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius, Sint Maarten, Anguilla, Cayman Islands, Falkland Islands, Montserrat, Pitcairn, Saint Helena and Dependencies,Turks and Caicos Islands, British Virgin Islands, Bermuda on reinforced cooperation in the field of sustainable energy

# EU PARLIAMENT

  • General documents - Statements - Delegation for relations with the People's Republic of China
  • Answer - Fresh acts of provocation by Turkey in the Aegean - E-015387/2015 
  • Answer - Russia's commitment to fight Daesh in Syria - E-015717/2015 
  • Answer - China's market economy status and the 16+1 group - E-000972/2016 
  • Answer - Ultranationalist demonstration in Kyiv - E-014134/2015
  • Answer - Financial support for Eastern Partnership countries - P-000668/2016
  • Answer - Failure of the FYROM government to implement the agreed reforms - P-000906/2016 
  • Answer - Illegal deals and money laundering by Ukrainian politicians in Austria - P-001081/2016
  • Answer - VP/HR - visa liberalisation dialogue with Georgia - E-014155/2015

# EU COUNCIL

  • Cm 1963 2016 Init Customs Cooperation Working Party
  • Cm 2082 2016 Rev 1 Working Party on Land Transport Morning session only
  • Cm 2101 2016 Init Working Party on Development Cooperation
  • Cm 2130 2016 Rev 1 Africa Working Party
  • Cm 2149 2016 Init Africa Working Party
  • Cm 2122 2016 Init Meeting of the "Middle East/Gulf" Working Party
  • Cm 2125 2016 Init Meeting of the "Mashreq/Maghreb" Working Party
  • Cm 2136 2016 Init MEETING BETWEEN THE EUMC AND REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE NON-EU EUROPEAN NATO MEMBERS AND OTHER COUNTRIES, WHICH ARE CANDIDATES FOR ACCESSION TO THE EU
  • Cm 2093 2016 Init Shipping Working Party
  • Cm 2108 2016 Init Asia Oceania Working Party
  • Cm 2130 2016 Init Africa Working Party
  • Cm 2087 2016 Init Meeting of the Transatlantic Relations Working Party [COTRA] - Brussels Format
  • Cm 2100 2016 Init Working Party on Customs Union
  • St 6982 2016 Rev 1 Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework on market access to port services and financial transparency of ports
  • St 7481 2016 Init Comments by Sweden 69th session of the IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee (London, 18-22 April 2016) - Non-paper from the Commission drafted to facilitate EU co-ordination
  • St 3854 2015 Rev 1 DECISION OF THE EUBOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA STABILISATION AND ASSOCIATION COUNCIL replacing Protocol 2 to the Stabilisation and Association Agreement between the European Communities and their Member States, of the one part, and Bosnia and Herzegovina, of the other part, concerning the definition of the concept of ‘originating products’ and methods of administrative cooperation
  • St 7290 2016 Init Council Regulation (EU) 2015/2448 of 14 December 2015 amending Regulation (EU) No 1388/2013 opening and providing for the management of autonomous tariff quotas of the Union for certain agricultural and industrial products
  • St 6747 2016 Init Recommendation for a COUNCIL DECISION authorising the opening of negotiations on an agreement between the European Union and the United States of America laying down the terms and conditions of the detailed rules for access by the United States of America to the Public Regulated Service provided by the global navigation satellite system established under the Galileo programme
  • St 6749 2016 Init Recommendation for a COUNCIL DECISION authorising the opening of negotiations on an agreement between the European Union and the Kingdom of Norway laying down the terms and conditions of the detailed rules for access by the Kingdom of Norway to the Public Regulated Service provided by the global navigation satellite system established under the Galileo programme
  • St 6869 2016 Init COUNCIL DECISION on the signing, on behalf of the European Union, of the Agreement in the form of an Exchange of Letters between the European Union and the Eastern Republic of Uruguay pursuant to Article XXIV:6 and Article XXVIII of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) 1994 relating to the modification of concessions in the schedule of the Republic of Croatia in the course of its acce
  • St 6870 2016 Init COUNCIL DECISION on the conclusion of the Agreement in the form of an Exchange of Letters between the European Union and the Eastern Republic of Uruguay pursuant to Article XXIV:6 and Article XXVIII of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) 1994 relating to the modification of concessions in the schedule of the Republic of Croatia in the course of its accession to the European Union
  • St 6871 2016 Init Agreement in the form of an Exchange of Letters between the European Union and the Eastern Republic of Uruguay pursuant to Article XXIV:6 and Article XXVIII of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) 1994 relating to the modification of concessions in the schedule of the Republic of Croatia in the course of its accession to the European Union
  • St 6925 2016 Init COUNCIL DECISION on the conclusion, on behalf of the European Union, of an agreement in the form of the Declaration on the Expansion of Trade in Information Technology Products (ITA)
  • St 6926 2016 Init Declaration on the Expansion of Trade in Information Technology Products
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