IEU TRADE Telegram 28 Oct 2016




Our telegram headlines today*:



# CETA

  • EU-Canada summit, Brussels, 30 Oct 2916
  • EU-Canada trade agreement: Council adopts decision to sign CETA
  • EU Commission vodcast: Compilation of today's EC Midday press briefing Q&A on CETA
  • UN RIGHTS EXPERT URGES STATES NOT TO SIGN THE ‘FLAWED’ CETA TREATY AND PUT IT TO REFERENDUM 
  • Grüne zu CETA: Klare Kompetenzverteilung schließt die gesellschaftlichen Gräben in der Handelspoltik nicht

# UKRAINE

  • European Commission supports Ukraine on its reform path
  • EU Commission Memo: Ukraine's reform achievements and the EU's support
  • EU Commission vodcast: EC Midday press briefing of 28/10/2016 - FOREIGN AFFAIRS - Ukrainian agreement: Q&A
  • EPC POLICY BRIEFING: EU-Ukraine relations: achievements and prospects

# CYPRUS

  • Remarks by the High Representative/Vice President Federica Mogherini at the joint press conference with Ioannis Kassoulides, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cyprus

# MIDDLE EAST

  • Federica Mogherini to visit Tehran and Riyadh as part of the outreach on Syrian crisis
  • UN ON BATTLE FOR MOSUL: ISIL FORCES THOUSANDS OF CIVILIANS FROM THEIR HOMES AND EXECUTES HUNDREDS 
  • ISRAEL BREACHING PALESTINE’S RIGHT TO DEVELOPMENT, UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT FINDS 

# RUSSIA

  • 3rd joint seminar between the EESC and the EU-Russia Civil Society Forum
  • Russian Government: Meeting of the CIS Council of Heads of Government

# WTO

  • WTO The Philippines ratifies Trade Facilitation Agreement

# TRADE DEFENCE

  • Notice concerning the judgment of 30 June 2016 in case T-424/13 in relation to Council Implementing Regulation (EU) No 430/2013 imposing a definitive anti-dumping duty and collecting definitively the provisional duty imposed on imports of threaded tube or pipe cast fittings, of malleable cast iron, originating in the People's Republic of China and Thailand and terminating the proceeding with regard to Indonesia

# CUSTOMS

  • ST 12164 2016 REV 2 Draft Council Conclusions on the Progress Report on the implementation of the EU Strategy and Action Plan for customs risk management
  • EU Commission recommends clearer tax rules to support small producers of alcoholic beverages and to fight the sale of dangerous counterfeit alcohol
  • EU Commission: Open Consultation on rules on the import of cultural goods

# EU REGISTERS

## EU PARLIAMENT
  • Next meeting - Delegation to the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly
## EU COUNCIL
  • ST 13779 2016 INIT Draft 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 Federative Republic of Brazil 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 - Adoption and Draft COUNCIL DECISION on the conclusion of the Agreement in the form of an Exchange of Letters between the European Union and the Federative Republic of Brazil 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 - Request for the consent of the European Parliament

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