European Council
Council of the European Union

Indicative programme - Economic and Financial Affairs Council of 21 March 2017

Council of the EU
  • 20/03/2017
  • 15:00
  • Press release
  • 141/17
  • Economy & finance
Press contacts

François Head
Press officer
+32 22816083

Place:        Europa building, Brussels
Chair:        Edward Scicluna, Minister for Finance of Malta 

All times are approximate and subject to change. 

from 08.00 
Arrivals (live streaming

+/- 08.30
Doorstep by Minister Scicluna 

+/- 09.00
Ministerial breakfast (Roundtable)

+/- 10.00
Beginning of the Council meeting
Adoption of the agenda
Adoption of legislative A items (public session)

VAT rates for electronic publications (public session)
VAT fraud - "Reverse charge" mechanism (public session)
Other business: Current  financial services legislative proposals (public session)

Adoption of non-legislative A items
Economic governance
G20 meeting in Baden-Baden
Other business                   

At the end of the meeting
Press conference
(live streaming)
Main press room, Justus Lipsius building