INSTEX, the mechanism which will facilitate trade with Iran, is now operational and its first transactions are being processed.
On 18 June in Tirana, regulatory authorities of the Energy Community Regulatory Board (ECRB) and Mediterranean Energy Regulators (MEDREG) discussed the development of a regionally coherent approach to renewable energy market regulation in the Mediterranean and Energy Community regions.
The European Commission’s report released today confirms the continuous rise in barriers encountered by European companies in foreign markets. Thanks to the EU’s firm response, 123 such barriers have been eliminated since the beginning of the current Commission mandate, allowing for more than €6 billion extra exports in 2018.
This document aims to provide an overview of Pillar 3 of the EIP, highlighting key drivers and challenges of a conducive investment climate. It describes how the EU can build on its current efforts and create momentum for implementing the EIP jointly with Member States and other key partners. It will support implementation of the priorities of the Africa-Europe Alliance Communication.