Romania is ready to maintain the same pace of negotiations during the Presidency of the Council of the EU, the Chairperson of the Committee on European Affairs of the Chamber of Deputies, PSD MP Angel Tîlvăr, said on Monday, at the end of the meeting of the chairpersons of the Conference of Parliamentary Committees for Union Affairs of Parliaments of the European Union (COSAC), hosted in Bucharest.
Monday, 26th November, the Chair of the European Affairs Committee, Mr. Angel Tîlvăr met representatives of International Trade Committee (INTA) in the European Parliament, Mr. Bernd Lange, Chair of the Committee and Mr. Iuliu Winkler, vice chair.
Thursday, 22nd November, Chair of the European Affairs Committee, Angel Tîlvăr, and other Committee members met with the delegation led by European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, Dimitris Avramopoulos, following the official visit in Bucharest. The meeting was a good opportunity for a consistent dialogue regarding priorities on migration and home affairs issues included on the agenda of the upcoming Romanian presidency of the EU Council during the first semester of 2019.
MP Mirela Furtună (PSD parliamentary group) joined members of Foreign Policy and European Affairs Committees and representatives of Special joint Committee for coordinating parliamentary activities for the preparation of the Romanian Presidency of the EU Council to meet European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, Dimitris Avramopoulos.
Wednesday, 21st November, the Speaker of the Chamber of Deputies, Mr. Liviu Dragnea and the Speaker of the Senate, Mr. Călin Popescu Tăriceanu had a meeting with the delegation of the Conference of Presidents of the European Parliament, led by the European Parliament President, Mr. Antonio Tajani. Topics of the meetingâ€™s agenda included developments in preparations for sustaining the Romanian presidency of the EU Council, with emphasis on the main topics on the European agenda in the first half of the next year.