Sun. Jun 26th, 2022

Brussels, 16 June 2022

International Trade Committee Rapporteur Geert Bourgeois will give a press conference on Thursday, after a vote on his draft report on the future EU-India trade and investment relations.

The draft report calls on the Commission and the European External Action Service to deepen trade and investment relations with India by reaching an ambitious trade agreement as well as a stand-alone investment protection agreement and an agreement on geographical indications with the country. Talks with India are set to resume on 17 June.

Press conference

Who: Geert Bourgeois (ECR, BE), rapporteur

When: Thursday 16 June, 10:30-11:00

Where: European Parliament in Brussels, Anna Politkovskaya press conference room (0A50), Spaak building, with physical and remote participation

How: Accredited media representatives can enter Parliament. Journalists wishing to ask questions remotely need to connect via Interactio.

The press conference will also be webstreamed live and recorded on Parliament’s Multimedia Centre.

Interpretation will be available in English and French.