A summary of the Committee’s exchange of views is now available.
Update – an item on climate policy has been added to the agenda.
The agenda includes items in energy & climate, environment, digital and trade policy. Full article…
Two documents have been made available: Presidency compromise on Recitals 5a, 25 and 27 and a 4 column document based on the IMCO vote and the General approach of 28 November 2016.
The meeting will focus on the preparation for the next informal trilogue on the proposal for a Regulation addressing geo-blocking.
Update: an erratum to the report has been published
Updated: a revised version of the draft minutes is now available.
The draft minutes of the EEA Council held on 15 November 2016 are now available. The Digital Single Market, including the collaborative economy was on the agenda.
The agenda includes items in energy & climate, environment, digital and trade policy.
Agenda items concern digital and trade policy. Several committees have decided to enter into interinstitutional negotiations, pursuant to Rule 69c, paragraph 1 of the Rules of procedure.
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“The European Commission’s final report on the e-commerce sector inquiry identifies business practices that may restrict competition. It allows the Commission to target its enforcement of EU antitrust rules in e-commerce markets and has already prompted companies to review their practices.”
A summary of the Committee’s hearing is now available.
“Today’s package of measures will make it easier for people and companies to manage their paperwork online in their home country or when working, living or doing business in another EU country and it will help ensure that commonly agreed EU rules are respected.”
The Working Party will examine the EP IMCO Committee amendments on the geo-blocking proposal.
A background document on the Single Market Strategy in view of the High Level Working Group on Competitiveness and Growth meeting on 4 May 2017.
A summary of the Committee’s exchange of views is now available, with a focus on digital, environment and trade.