Finnish Presidency priorities. Ministers will outline the priorities of the Finnish Presidency of the EU Council of Ministers to parliamentary committees, in a series of meetings, namely in the committees on Transport and Tourism, Employment and Social Affairs, Regional Development, Industry, Research and Energy, Environment and Public Heath as well as Development. Finland is holding the Presidency of the Council until the end of 2019. Hearings with Finnish ministers will continue in September (Tuesday and Wednesday).
EP committees’ constitutive meetings. Parliament's committees on Culture and Education, Environment and Public Health as well as Agriculture and Rural Development will elect their vice-chairs, for a two-and-a-half-year mandate. (Tuesday to Thursday).