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I-134352
Reference: I-134352
Date: 27/02/2017
Duration: 00:57

I-134123
Reference: I-134123
Date: 27/02/2017
Duration: 24:12

I-134128
Reference: I-134128
Date: 27/02/2017
Duration: 03:48

I-133595
Competitiveness Council, 3519th meeting
On 20 February 2017, Christian Cardona, Maltese Minister for the Economy, Investment and Small Business, chaired the 3519th Council of Competitiveness concerning Internal Market, Research and Space in Brussels. The Council was invited to agree on a general approach to strengthen consumer protection cooperation in the internal market. Ministers exchanged views on the regular Competitiveness check-up, which allows them to address key issues of the real economy. This time it focused on intangible investments in EU businesses. Ministers also discussed actions to modernise public procurement in the context of the European Semester. During the meeting, a presentation of the start-up and scale-up initiative has been given, followed by an exchange of views. The Presidency presented a report of progress made on the ongoing work to reform the system of type-approval and market surveillance for motor vehicles. Finally, the Council was invited to take note of information on the following topics: the new proposal for a European Defence Action Plan, the state of play of the unified patent court and the unitary patent protection system; the recently released package for services in the internal market and competitiveness aspects in the field of transport in the internal market. Moreover, the Maltese Presidency informed the Council on the agreement reached with the European Parliament on rules to ensure cross-border portability of online content services in the internal market. Without discussion, the Council adopted conclusions on patents and plant breeders' rights. This video shows extracts from the press conference of Vĕra Jourová, Member of the EC in charge of Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality, Elżbieta Bieńkowska, Member of the EC in charge of Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, and Christian Cardona.
Reference: I-133595
Date: 20/02/2017
Duration: 03:26

I-133951
Competitiveness Council, 3519th meeting
On 20 February 2017, Christian Cardona, Maltese Minister for the Economy, Investment and Small Business, chaired the 3519th Council of Competitiveness concerning Internal Market, Research and Space in Brussels. The Council was invited to agree on a general approach to strengthen consumer protection cooperation in the internal market. Ministers exchanged views on the regular Competitiveness check-up, which allows them to address key issues of the real economy. This time it focused on intangible investments in EU businesses. Ministers also discussed actions to modernise public procurement in the context of the European Semester. During the meeting, a presentation of the start-up and scale-up initiative has been given, followed by an exchange of views. The Presidency presented a report of progress made on the ongoing work to reform the system of type-approval and market surveillance for motor vehicles. Finally, the Council was invited to take note of information on the following topics: the new proposal for a European Defence Action Plan, the state of play of the unified patent court and the unitary patent protection system; the recently released package for services in the internal market and competitiveness aspects in the field of transport in the internal market. Moreover, the Maltese Presidency informed the Council on the agreement reached with the European Parliament on rules to ensure cross-border portability of online content services in the internal market. Without discussion, the Council adopted conclusions on patents and plant breeders' rights. This video shows the arrival and the doorstep of Vĕra Jourová, Member of the EC in charge of Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality.
Reference: I-133951
Date: 20/02/2017
Duration: 01:14

I-133586
Competitiveness Council, 3519th meeting
On 20 February 2017, Christian Cardona, Maltese Minister for the Economy, Investment and Small Business, chaired the 3519th Council of Competitiveness concerning Internal Market, Research and Space in Brussels. The Council was invited to agree on a general approach to strengthen consumer protection cooperation in the internal market. Ministers exchanged views on the regular Competitiveness check-up, which allows them to address key issues of the real economy. This time it focused on intangible investments in EU businesses. Ministers also discussed actions to modernise public procurement in the context of the European Semester. During the meeting, a presentation of the start-up and scale-up initiative has been given, followed by an exchange of views. The Presidency presented a report of progress made on the ongoing work to reform the system of type-approval and market surveillance for motor vehicles. Finally, the Council was invited to take note of information on the following topics: the new proposal for a European Defence Action Plan, the state of play of the unified patent court and the unitary patent protection system; the recently released package for services in the internal market and competitiveness aspects in the field of transport in the internal market. Moreover, the Maltese Presidency informed the Council on the agreement reached with the European Parliament on rules to ensure cross-border portability of online content services in the internal market. Without discussion, the Council adopted conclusions on patents and plant breeders' rights. This video shows the press conference of Elżbieta Bieńkowska, Member of the EC in charge of Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, Vĕra Jourová, Member of the EC in charge of Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality and Christian Cardona.
Reference: I-133586
Date: 20/02/2017
Duration: 26:48

I-131835
Opening statement by Julian King, Member of the EC, on EU law enforcement information exchange and the replacement of pre-Lisbon instruments - Police cooperation (fight against terrorism), extracts from the plenary session of the EP
On 15 February 2017, Julian King, Member of the EC in charge of Security Union, gave an opening statement in the framework of the EP plenary session in Strasbourg, France. He reported on EU law enforcement information exchange and the replacement of pre-Lisbon instruments - Police cooperation (fight against terrorism).
Reference: I-131835
Date: 15/02/2017
Duration: 20:17

I-131837
Closing statement by Julian King, Member of the EC, on EU law enforcement information exchange and the replacement of pre-Lisbon instruments - Police cooperation (fight against terrorism), extracts from the plenary session of the EP
On 15 February 2017, Julian King, Member of the EC in charge of Security Union, gave a closing statement in the framework of the EP plenary session in Strasbourg, France. He reported on EU law enforcement information exchange and the replacement of pre-Lisbon instruments - Police cooperation (fight against terrorism).
Reference: I-131837
Date: 15/02/2017
Duration: 06:04

I-132644
Reference: I-132644
Date: 26/01/2017
Duration: 37:45

I-132648
Reference: I-132648
Date: 26/01/2017
Duration: 04:23

I-132659
Reference: I-132659
Date: 25/01/2017
Duration: 16:25

I-132236
Reference: I-132236
Date: 19/01/2017
Duration: 02:46

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