EU TRADE Telegram - 18 April 2016


# FAC

  • Main results of the Foreign Affairs Council on 18 April 2016

  • # TRADE DEFENCE

  • Speech: EU Trade Commissioner Malmström on OECD high level symposium on steel

# TTIP

  • EESC: Trade for All – Towards a more responsible trade and investment policy
  • European Parliamentary Research Service: Reactions to the EU-US Privacy Shield, the successor to the Safe Harbour agreement
  • WEEKLY ADDRESS by U.S. President Obama: Ensuring Our Free Market Works for Everyone
  • White House: Statement by the Press Secretary on the President’s Travel to the United Kingdom
  • William C Dudley: The national and local economic outlook in the U.S. - an update
  • Hannover Messe and U.S. Manufacturing in a New Industrial Age

# CETA

  • Highlights - Exchange of views with Minister of International Trade of Canada, 20 April at 15.00 - Committee on International Trade

# NORWAY

  • Norway – Ministry of Foreign Affairs: Speech for Officials from the European Commission
  • The Norwegian Government’s strategy for cooperation with Poland

# TUNISIA

  • Conseil d'Association UE – Tunisie, communiqué conjoint de la Haute Représentante Federica Mogherini et du Ministre des affaires étrangères tunisien Khemaies Jhinaoui
  • Remarques de la HR/VP Federica Mogherini lors du point presse conjoint du Conseil d'Association UE-Tunisie

# UKRAINE

  • Introductory statement by Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman during the presentation of the Action Program of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine at the session of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine
  • Ukrainian Foreign Policy Audit: a Project of the Black Sea Trust - The German Marshall Fund of the United States

# INDONESIA

  • EU Council: Visit of President of Indonesia Joko Widodo
  • Bundeswirtschaftministerium: Gleicke trifft den indonesischen Präsidenten Widodo auf indonesisch-deutscher Wirtschaftskonferenz
  • Indonesian President visits UK Parliament

# AGRI-FOOD TRADE

  • EU agri-food trade continues to increase
  • Commission welcomes opening of Mexican market to Spanish pigmeat

# PIRACY TRADE

  • DG Growth: Counterfeit and Pirated Trade - the current picture
  • OECD & EUIPO: Global trade in fake goods worth nearly half a trillion dollars a year

# WTO

  • WTO: United Arab Emirates ratifies Trade Facilitation Agreement

# EU REGISTERS

# EU COMMISSION

  • Proposal for a COUNCIL DECISION on the position to be adopted, on behalf of the European Union, in the Sanitary and Phytosanitary Sub-Committee established by the Association Agreement between the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community and their Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Moldova, of the other
  • COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT ECONOMIC REFORM PROGRAMME OF SERBIA (2016-2018) COMMISSION ASSESSMENT
  • COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT ECONOMIC REFORM PROGRAMME OF TURKEY (2016-2018) COMMISSION ASSESSMENT
  • COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT ECONOMIC REFORM PROGRAMME OF MONTENEGRO (2016-2018) COMMISSION ASSESSMENT
  • COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT ECONOMIC REFORM PROGRAMME OF KOSOVO* (2016-2018) COMMISSION ASSESSMENT
  • COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT ECONOMIC REFORM PROGRAMME OF THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA (2016-2018) COMMISSION ASSESSMENT
  • COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT ECONOMIC REFORM PROGRAMME OF ALBANIA (2016-2018) COMMISSION ASSESSMENT
  • COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT ECONOMIC REFORM PROGRAMME OF BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA (2016-2018) COMMISSION ASSESSMENT

# EU PARLIAMENT

  • Draft report - Protocol to Eliminate Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, in so far as the provisions of the Protocol which fall under Title V of Part III of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union are concerned - PE 580.425v01-00 - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • Report - Recommendation for a Council decision concerning the accession of the Republic of Croatia to the Convention of 18 December 1997, drawn up on the basis of Article K.3 of the Treaty of the European Union, on mutual assistance and cooperation between customs administrations - A8-0054/2016 - Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
  • Answer - Opening negotiations with Macedonia - E-015826/2015
  • General documents - EU-Iceland : Members - Delegation for relations with Switzerland and Norway and to the EU-Iceland Joint Parliamentary Committee and the European Economic Area (EEA) Joint Parliamentary Committee

# EU COUNCIL

  • St 7933 2016 Init 3460th Foreign Affairs Council on 18-19.04.2016
  • St 7930 2016 Init 3460th meeting of the COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION (Foreign Affairs)
  • St 7931 2016 Init 3460th meeting of the COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION (Foreign Affairs)
  • St 7346 2016 Rev 2 Annex to the Recommendation for a Council Decision authorising the Commission to open negotiations on a comprehensive air transport agreement between the European Union and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
  •  St 7967 2016 Init Council Decision amending Decision 2010/413/CFSP concerning restrictive measures against Iran and Council Implementing Regulation implementing Regulation (EU) No 267/2012 concerning restrictive measures against Iran - Adoption
  • St 7968 2016 Init Approach for MFA II Tunisia
  • St 7978 2016 Init ENLARGEMENT Accession negotiations with Montenegro Fulfilment of an opening benchmark on Chapter 19: Social policy and employment
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