Foreign ministers had an exchange of views on the Republic of Moldova (thereafter Moldova), including the implementation of the Association Agreement, EU engagement with Moldova and future perspectives ahead of the next parliamentary elections. They also discussed the role of Moldova within the Eastern Partnership and engagement in the field of security. The Council adopted conclusions at the end of the debate.
EU textual proposals on anti-corruption, competition, customs and trade facilitation, digital trade, dispute settlement, energy and raw, intellectual property, public procurement, rules of origin, investment and trade in services, SMEs, technical barriers to trade, trade in goods.
Update: the draft minutes of the meeting are now available.
Lists of A Items (non-legislative activities and legislative deliberations) are now available. Items concerning energy & climate and environment, digital, trade and transport policy.
Ministers will have an exchange of views on the Commission communication on “The Future of Food and Farming” and be informed about international agricultural trade issues. AOB items include the 10th Global Forum for Food and Agriculture and the situation in the sugar market after the abolition of quota system.