Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

Personal tools
Sections
You are here: Home

Did you not find what you were looking for? Try the Advanced Search to refine your search.

Search results 469 items matching your search terms

Subscribe to an always-updated feed of these search terms

Time to speed up EU's Net power
How digital are we? The European Commission brought out its Digital Economy and Society Index for 2016 (DESI) this week with a favourable report of progress ...
Antitrust: formal Commission investigation into Amazon e-book distribution arrangements
The European Commission has opened a formal antitrust investigation into certain business practices by Amazon in the distribution of electronic books ...
Broadband state aid rules explained - handbook for decision-makers
The European Commission has published new guidance to help governments invest in broadband. The handbook is useful for any public authority investing in ...
Data collection pervades our lives every day and more and more
Were you out celebrating Data Protection Day on Tuesday? Probably not. Maybe you shouldn't be. The issue of data protection pervades our lives every day and ...
Europeana - Europe's digital library - guide
Anyone in the world can now access over 14 million digitised books, maps, photographs, paintings, film and music clips from cultural institutions across Europe ...
European ISPs fear that international trade agreement cuts EU citizens' internet protection
EuroISPA, the European Association of European Internet Service Providers (ISPs), fears that negotiators in the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) are ...
ECJ: Swedish sanctions for gaming adverts cannot discriminate against EU operators - Industry calls on Swedish government to adapt legislation to EU market reality
Today, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) rendered a preliminary ruling addressing questions relating to the compliance of Swedish gaming legislation with the ...
In March 2013 the European Commission launched the Grand Coalition for Digital Jobs: a multi-stakeholder partnership that endeavours to facilitate ...
The digital economy - opportunities for entrepreneurship and taxation
The report on Taxation of the Digital Economy, released by a High Level Expert Group on 28 May, presents an important challenge for tax systems and ...
EU data protection rules set for overhaul
New data protection rules agreed by justice ministers this week give the Council a mandate to start talks with the European Parliament, now set for 24 June.
Social media record on removing hate speech improves
IT companies removed around 70% of illegal hate speech notified to them, according to an evaluation of the EU Code of Conduct on countering illegal online hate ...
A strategy for e-procurement
In April 2012 the European Commission adopted a communication setting out a strategy to make the use of e-procurement the rule in the EU by mid-2016. ...
Consumer groups across Europe file complaints against Google for breach of GDPR
Today, seven consumer organisations from across Europe have announced that they will file complaints against Google with their national data protection ...
Digital rights open up for holidaymakers across EU
Following the end of roaming charges across the European Union last year, holidaymakers are now able to travel with their online TV, film, sports, music or ...
A profile of current and future audiovisual audiences
Nearly 70% of Europeans download or stream films for free, whether legally or illegally, according to a new European Commission study on audience behaviour. It ...
Privacy Shield fails data protection test
Europe's national data protection authorities have voiced substantial concerns regarding a planned data transfer agreement between the EU and US. The so-called ...
Brussels gives support for 'sharing economy'
Support for the so-called 'sharing economy' was given by the Commission Thursday with guidelines on online platforms which offer services such as sharing ...
New EU Copyright Directive
The European Parliament, EU Council and the Commission found a political agreement on 13 February to make the copyright rules 'fit for digital era' in Europe ...
EU contract law to smooth Single Market for businesses
The European Commission proposed today options for a more coherent approach to contract law. The goal is to bring more legal certainty for businesses and ...
EU Alerts

EUbusiness Week no. 848
Protecting our 5G future
→ EUbusiness Week archive

The Week Ahead no. 440
The future of energy systems - water reuse - marine litter- G20 summit

Subscription options