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INSIGHT EU: SMART CITIES Weekly Telegram 11 Sept 2017

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# URBAN AGENDA: Implementing the New Urban Agenda in the Mediterranean Region: High-Level Roundtable in New York with UN-Habitat +++ ‘New Urban Agenda,’ reform of UN-Habitat take spotlight at high-level General Assembly talks +++ Implementing the New Urban Agenda: ICLEI responds to the latest assessments +++ EU Commission Answer - ROP Calabria 2014/2020 - Cosenza-Rende Urban Agenda Strategy: lack of transparency in selecting works to be financed - E-004584/2017 # EIP-SCC: EIP-SCC: Nordic Edge Expo 2017EIP-SCC: Integrated Infrastructures and ProcessesEIP-SCC: Business Models, Finance and ProcurementEIP-SCC: International Workshop : Combining Digital and Co-Design Approaches for design Innovation in Urban EconomicsInternational Workshop : Combining Digital and Co-Design Approaches for design Innovation in Urban Economics - EIP-SCCEIP-SCC: “Smart Field Visit” on 21.09.17 in Tampere, FinlandUpcoming events of the EIP-SCCEIP-SCC General Assembly 2017Smart Cit…

INSIGHT EU: FUNDING INNOVATION Telegram 11 Sept 2017

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# EFSI: EFSI: EIB supports the Amadéite Group, the world leader in marine biotechnology +++ Investment Plan for Europe: €16 million to build new campus at Nova School of Business and Economics, Portugal # ESIF: New broadband networks to be installed in Hungary +++ Dutch student housing as test site for green innovation +++ Green renovations in German city # EIB: EIB provides USD 15 million for Egypt Mid-Cap fund # DG RTDOceans Meeting International Conference - The Ocean and Human Health - Speech by Carlos Moedas“EU Research Conference – Funding and Policies for Smart Mobility", 10 October 2017, Turin (Italy) - 10 October 2017, Lingotto Fiere, Via Nizza 294 - TurinResearch Headlines - On-board processor 'survival kit' for deep spaceSuccess Stories - Meet the robot designed to look after our elderly relativesEvents - Info Day, Horizon 2020 – 'Health, demographic change and wellbeing'HoNESt: Stakeholder Engagement Workshop - 21-22 Sept…

INSIGHT EU: GROWTH & JOBS Telegram 11 Sept 2017

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# INNOVATION: DG Growth: Save the Date! 2017 European Social Innovation Competition Awards # INDUSTRIES: DG Growth: 5 October 2017 - Forum for the competitiveness of the Rail Supply Industry - Workshop on trade and public procurement # PROFESSIONAL SERVICES: DG Growth: Professional services: How does regulation matter? # SINGLE MARKET: DG Growth: Draft Programme of the conference PROFESSIONAL SERVICES: HOW DOES REGULATION MATTER +++ S&D Conference: Different quality of products in the Single Market# BLUE GROWTHEU Commission: Last chance to have your say – public consultation on the implementation of the Atlantic action planEU Commission Answer - Exploring the Research and Development potential of the Blue Economy to create jobs and growth - E-004498/2017# NEW SKILLSEP Briefing - New Skills Agenda for Europe: State of implementation - PE 607.334 - Committee on Employment and Social Affairs# EMPLOYMENTOECD unemployment rate stable at 5.8% in July 2017#…

INSIGHT EU: TRADE & COMMERCE Telegram 11 Sept 2017

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# RUSSIA: Statement by the EEAS Spokesperson on regional elections in Russia and their non-applicability to the territories of Ukraine +++ Statement by the EEAS Spokesperson on recent developments in Crimea +++ Russian President: Instructions following a meeting on developing light industry # USA: AmCham EU: Privacy Shield review – A critical moment for the transatlantic economy # TRADE AGREEMENTS: EP Draft opinion - Gender Equality in EU Trade Agreements - PE 610.543v01-00 - Committee on Development # EU COMMISSION REGISTERDG TAXUDExplanatory Notes to the Combined Nomenclature of the European UnionDG TRADEProposition de règlement du Parlement européen et du Conseil établissant un cadre pour l’examen des investissements directs étrangers dans l’Union européenne# EU PARLIAMENT REGISTERGeneral documents - Partner delegation members : Delegation of the Sobranie to the EU-Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia JPC - Delegation to the EU-former Yugoslav Republ…

INSIGHT EU: EURO & FINANCE Telegram 11 Sept 2017

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# EUROGROUP: Agenda of the Eurogroup on 15 September 2017 +++ EU Commission Answer - Greek debt adjustment mechanism - E-004195/2017  # BANKING UNION: EU Commission Answer - State aid - E-004445/2017 +++ EU Commission Answer - Banco Popular resolution - E-004736/2017  # EBAEBA issues revised list of ITS validation rules # ECBECB: Assessing monetary transmission channelsECB: Household spending out of a tax rebate: Italian “€80 tax bonus”ECB Benoît Cœuré: The transmission of the ECB’s monetary policy in standard and non-standard timesECB: CON/2017/36 Opinion on the legal framework for covered bonds, reporting of credit data, macroprudential powers and tools, and SSM common proceduresECB 2017/24 Recommendation of the ECB of 24 August 2017 to the Council of the European Union on the external auditors of the Banco de Portugal # ESMAMiFID II: ESMA publishes transitional transparency calculations for bonds and updates calculations for two other asset classes #…

INSIGHT EU: LEGAL & CORPORATE Telegram 11 Sept 2017

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# SOTEU: The 2017 State of the Union debate in the European Parliament - EP Research Service +++ EU-Vertretung in Berlin: Oettinger vor Juncker-Rede zur Lage der Union: Nächste Bundesregierung sollte Vertiefung Europas voranbringen (DE) # BREXIT: Brexit negotiations: What Think Tanks are thinking - EP Research Service +++ EP Draft report - Composition of the European Parliament - PE 608.038v01-00 - Committee on Constitutional Affairs +++ S&D/SPD zur Sitzverteilung nach 2019: Britische Sitze auch für europäischen Wahlkreis nutzen - Jo Leinen +++ CEPS: Brexit Transitional Period: The solution is Article 50 +++ XM 21035 2017 INIT AD HOC WORKING PARTY ON ARTICLE 50 +++ ST 11986 2017 INIT Recommendation for a Council Decision authorising the opening of negotiations on the conclusion of an instrument on the enforcement of international commercial settlement agreements resulting from conciliation in the framework of the United Nations Commission on Internat…

INSIGHT EU: ENVIRONMENT Telegram 11 Sept 2017

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# OCEANS: Our Ocean 2017 Conference: Malta, 5-6 October +++ Oceans Meeting International Conference - The Ocean and Human Health - Speech by Carlos Moedas  # WILDLIFE PROTECTION: EU Commission Answer - Protection of wildlife areas - E-005102/2017  # CHEMTRAILS: EU Commission Answer - Chemtrails - E-005130/2017 # ZINC: EU Commission Answer - Conditions on the zinc market - E-004974/2017 # FORMALDEHYDE: EU Commission Answer - Mandatory E1 standard in Europe - E-004321/2017 # ADDITIVESEU Commission Answer - Additive Titanium dioxide E171 - E-004460/2017 # AIR POLLUTIONUNECE: The science behind air quality – 40 years of cooperation in Europe and beyond # EEALatest publications by the EEAObserved trends in warm days across Europe between 1960 and 2016Trends in annual temperature across Europe between 1960 and 2016Proportion of high provision easily accessible areas in the recreation opportunity spectrumReported green infrastructure (GI) initiatives # EFSA BR…

INSIGHT EU: CLIMATE Telegram 11 Sept 2017

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# PARIS AGREEMENT: EU Commission Answer - USA withdrawal from COP 21 Paris Agreement - E-004430/2017 +++ EU Commission Answer - The consequences of the United States' withdrawal from the Paris Agreement - E-004465/2017 +++ EU Commission Answer - Commission commitments as regards environmental protection and the implementation of the Paris Agreement - E-004173/2017 # POLAND: EP Briefing - Climate and Energy policies in Poland - PE 607.335 - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety # EU ETSETS Aviation: EPP Group against advantage for British companies in case of a hard BrexitTowards a binding global scheme for aviation emissions - GUE/NGL# COP23Climate Chance kicks off in Agadir, promises to be the largest gathering of climate actors before COP23 - ICLEI# UNFCCCShaping the Next Major UN Climate Science Report - IPCC Agrees Outlines of Sixth AssessmentIdentifying Policy Support for Effective Climate Technologies - Participate in TEC …

INSIGHT EU: ENERGY Telegram 11 Sept 2017

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# ENERGY UNION: EESC: European Energy Union: make it a triple win, says European civil society +++ EP Briefing - Climate and Energy policies in Poland - PE 607.335 - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety +++ FTI Consulting: Energy Union – On Track? # COAL: EU Commission Answer - Planned coal-fired power plants in the Western Balkans - E-004388/2017 # NUCLEAR ENERGYEU Commission Answer - Expansion of the Paks nuclear plant and nuclear safety - E-004923/2017IAEA Director General's Introductory Statement to the Board of Governors# ENERGY REGULATIONEURELECTRIC response to EC Consultation on the first experience with NEMO competition# RENEWABLESOffshore wind cost reductions come to the UKWindEurope unveils new long-term events strategy# GAZPROMGazprom: Private debt in domestic market reaches RUB 179 billion# U.S. ENERGY POLICYU.S. Department of Energy Releases 2016 Business Case for Fuel Cells, Highlights Private Sector Investment# G…

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