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From Jun 17, 2019:
Barriers to trade: as protectionism rises, EU continues opening up export markets for European firms - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 June 2019 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...
From Apr 30, 2019:
Trade: European Court of Justice confirms compatibility of Investment Court System with EU Treaties - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 April 2019 President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker said: "One of the key pledges in the political guidelines I presented for this Commission in 2014 was to not accept that the jurisdiction of courts in the EU Member States is limited by special...
From Apr 17, 2019:
WTO Boeing dispute: EU issues preliminary list of U.S. products considered for countermeasures - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 April 2019 The European Commission has today launched a public consultation on a preliminary list of products from the United States on which the European Union may take countermeasures in the context of the ongoing Boeing dispute at the World Trade Organisation (WTO).
From Apr 17, 2019:
Joint Statement by High Representative/Vice President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmström on the decision of the United States to further activate Title III of the Helms Burton (Libertad) Act - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 17 April 2019 In the light of the United States Administration's decision to not renew the waiver related to Title III of the 1996 Helms-Burton (LIBERTAD) Act, the European Union reiterates its strong opposition to the extraterritorial application of unilateral Cuba-related measures that are contrary...
From Apr 15, 2019:
EU-U.S. Trade: Commission welcomes Council's green light to start negotiations with the United States - European Commission - Press release Luxembourg, 15 April 2019 The European Commission welcomes today's decision by the Council to adopt the negotiating directives for trade talks with the United States, thus continuing to deliver on the implementation of the Joint Statement agreed by Presidents Juncker and Trump in July 2018.
From Apr 10, 2019:
EU foreign investment screening regulation enters into force - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 April 2019 The new EU framework for the screening of foreign direct investments has officially entered into force on 10 April 2019. The new framework is based on proposal tabled by the European Commission in September 2017 and will be instrumental in safeguarding...
From Apr 02, 2019:
European Union launches WTO cases on ICT and pharmaceuticals - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 2 April 2019 Today, the EU has brought two disputes in the World Trade Organisation (WTO) against India and Turkey, respectively targeting unlawful import duties on Information and Communication Technology (ICT) products and unlawful measures on pharmaceuticals.
From Mar 28, 2019:
EU scores final victory in the WTO Boeing dispute - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 March 2019 The EU welcomes today's ruling by the World Trade Organisation (WTO) Appellate Body, vindicating the EU's long held position that the United States has taken no steps to comply with WTO rules on support to Boeing.
From Mar 28, 2019:
Report on EU trade defence – effective protection against unfair trade - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 March 2019 The EU shields 320,000 direct jobs across Europe from unfair foreign competition through its trade defence measures, according to a report out today. The Juncker Commission has strengthened Europe's trade defence toolbox through two major reforms.
From Mar 13, 2019:
Foreign direct investment report: continuous rise of foreign ownership of European companies in key sectors - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 March 2019 Today the Commission released a detailed overview of the foreign direct investment situation in the EU. The report is the first of its kind in terms of the detailed company level data used.

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From Jun 17, 2019:
2019 Innovation Scoreboards: The innovation performance of the EU and its regions is increasing - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 June 2019 Europe needs to deepen its innovation capability to compete on global markets and maintain and improve the European way of life, as called for by the European Council as recently as June 2018 and March 2019.
From Jun 17, 2019:
2019 Innovation Scoreboards: The innovation performance of the EU and its regions is increasing - European Commission - Questions and answers Brussels, 17 June 2019 European Innovation Scoreboard  What is the European Innovation Scoreboard?  The annual European Innovation Scoreboard (EIS) provides a comparative assessment of research and innovation performance across the EU.
From Jun 14, 2019:
Clean Mobility: Commission tables proposal on car emissions testing in real driving conditions - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 June 2019 In response to a ruling by the General Court, today the Commission proposes to reinsert certain aspects of Real Driving Emissions testing (RDE) into legislation to be adopted by the European Parliament and Council.  The European Commission has been very active in...
From Jun 14, 2019:
Clean Mobility: Commission tables proposal on car emissions testing in real driving conditions - European Commission - Questions and answers Brussels, 14 June 2019 In response to a ruling by the General Court, today the Commission proposes to reinsert certain aspects of Real Driving Emissions testing (RDE) into legislation to be adopted by the European Parliament and Council.
From Jun 14, 2019:
A Europe that protects: good progress on tackling hybrid threats - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 May 2019 The European Union and Member States have made good progress in tackling hybrid threats through a number of concerted actions in a wide range of sectors to significantly boost capacities, shows the latest report adopted today by the Commission and the...
From Apr 18, 2019:
European Defence Fund: Statement by Commissioner Bieńkowska on the European Parliament's vote - Commission - Statement European Strasbourg, 18 April 2019 The European Parliament endorsed today the provisional agreement reached by the co-legislators on the future European Defence Fund (EDF) for the next budget period from 2021 to 2027. The European Commission proposed the European Defence Fund in June 2018.
From Apr 17, 2019:
Statement by Commissioner Bieńkowska on the European Parliament's vote on the EU Space Programme - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 17 April 2019 The European Parliament endorsed today the provisional agreement reached by the co-legislators on the EU Space Programme for the next budget period from 2021 to 2027. The European Commission proposed the Programme in June 2018.
From Mar 26, 2019:
Road safety: Commission welcomes agreement on new EU rules to help save lives - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 March 2019 The EU institutions have reached a provisional political agreement on the revised General Safety Regulation. As of 2022 new safety technologies will become mandatory in European vehicles to protect passengers, pedestrians and cyclists.
From Mar 19, 2019:
European Defence Fund on track with €525 million for Eurodrone and other joint research and industrial projects - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 19 March 2019 The Commission has today adopted work programmes to co-finance joint defence industrial projects in 2019-2020 worth up to €500 million. A further €25 million have been earmarked to support collaborative defence research projects in 2019, with calls for proposals launched today.
From Mar 07, 2019:
Commission takes further action to ensure professionals can fully benefit from the Single Market - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 7 March 2019 Today, the Commission has taken further steps in infringement procedures against 26 Member States to ensure the full implementation of EU rules on the recognition of professional qualifications.

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