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ZEI Monitor: EU Progress 2014-2019

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ZEI follows policy progress in the ten areas which have priority for EU institutions over the period 2014-2019:

 

Commission Priority: A balanced and progressive trade policy to harness globalisation

 

Objectives  

  • Reaching a reasonable and balanced trade agreement between the EU and the U.S. to eliminate customs duties

  • Making progress towards mutual recognition of EU / US product standards or working towards transatlantic standards

 

European Commission Work Program:

2019: Priority Pending Proposals - No New Initiatives

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Screening of Foreign Direct Investments into the EU

  • Entry into Force - Regulation on the screening of foreign direct investments

On the 19th of March 2019, the Regulation (EU) 2019/452 on the verification of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the Union entered into force. This Regulation establishes a framework for the verification of foreign direct investment by member states for reasons of security or public order and entrenches a mechanism for cooperation between member states as well as regulates cooperation between member states and the European Commission in the field of foreign direct investment security or public order. The regulation is based on a legislative proposal from the Commission of 13 September 2017.

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New EU-Mercosur trade agreement

Agreement in principle: On the 1st of July 2019, the European Commission published the negotiating results of the trade part of the EU-Mercosur Association Agreement.

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Access of Third Country Goods and Services to the EU's Internal Market (Public procurement with third countries)

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Brexit Preparedness - Tariff Rate Quotas Included in the WTO

 

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