EEA Ministers discuss COVID-19 cooperation and Digital Europe
EEA EFTA States sign amendments to Surveillance and Court Agreement
EEA Joint Committee approves extension of urgent COVID-19 measures
EEA Joint Committee adopts urgent decisions on COVID-19
On 25 September 2020, the EEA Joint Committee adopted 28 Joint Committee Decisions (JCDs) and 34 legal acts into the EEA Agreement. Among those there are two urgent COVID-related measures, a Decision on financial conglomerates and one on a postal services directive.
EEA Consultative Committee adopts resolutions on the new Industrial Strategy and the European Green Deal
Social partners from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway and members of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) convened on 18 September 2020 in a hybrid meeting in Brussels for the 28th Meeting of the European Economic Area Consultative Committee (EEA CC).
EEA Seminar becomes Webinar in 2020
EEA Joint Committee adopts two urgent COVID-related decisions
On 6 August 2020, the EEA Joint Committee adopted two urgent COVID-19 related Joint Committee Decisions (JCDs). One of them is intended to enable treatment or prevention of coronavirus disease, the other to ensure that same State aid rules apply within the whole EEA with regards to a COVID-19 outbreak.
Liechtenstein Chair prioritises continued cooperative response on the COVID-19 pandemic
The EFTA Standing Committee and the EEA Joint Committee convened on 13 and 14 July respectively. During the Joint Committee meeting 20 decisions were adopted, incorporating 25 legal acts into the EEA Agreement.
EEA Joint Committee incorporates EU Transparency Directive
The EFTA Standing Committee and the EEA Joint Committee convened on 11 and 12 June respectively. During the Joint Committee meeting 20 decisions were adopted, incorporating 38 legal acts into the EEA Agreement, including the Transparency Directive.
EEA EFTA States welcome Commission’s strategies for AI and data