The EU Commission issues a new regulation declaring certain categories of aid compatible with the internal market in application of Articles 107 and 108 TFEU

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The New General Block Exemption Regulation: The Cornerstone of the State Aid Regime, 2014-2020* The new GBER at a glance Common Provisions Aid must be transparent Aid must have incentive effect Rules on cumulation Aid measures & awards must be published Specific Provisions Thirteen categories and many types of aid Exclusion No export aid No mandated use of domestic products No aid to firms in difficulty No provisions that violate EU law No aid to firms that have not returned incompatible aid & Non-application Agriculture & fisheries Closure of coal mines Measures with budget exceeding €150 million Individual notification thresholds Which are then subject to detailed assessment Introduction The new General Block Exemption Regulation [GBER] was published in the

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Phedon Nicolaides, The EU Commission issues a new regulation declaring certain categories of aid compatible with the internal market in application of Articles 107 and 108 TFEU, 17 June 2014, e-Competitions Bulletin June 2014, Art. N° 67663

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