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The European Commission is expected to demand that Facebook, Google and Twitter alter their algorithms — and prove that they have done so — to stop the spread of online falsehoods, according to three people briefed on the proposals that will be published Wednesday. Under the new rules, which must be negotiated with the world's largest. Twitter's move in the U.S. comes as the EU is pushing to broaden the regulation of digital platforms through the Digital Services Act and Digital Markets Act. Thierry Breton, one of key EU commissioners behind these reforms, wrote in an op-ed in POLITICO that the fact that a CEO can pull the plug on POTUS's loudspeaker without any checks. European Green Deal: Commission proposes transformation of EU economy and society to meet climate ambitions Press release 9 July 2021 Republic of Senegal and Team Europe agree to build a manufacturing plant to produce vaccines against COVID-19 and other endemic disease The European Commission published today a proposal to revise the Renewable Energy Directive. The surge in demand for gas in Asia in January prompted a spike in European wholesale spot gas prices in the first quarter of 2021, while electricity market figures show that electricity consumption recovered close to pre-pandemic levels
EU Commission to staff: Switch to Signal messaging app. The move is part of EU's efforts to beef up cybersecurity, after several high-profile incidents shocked diplomats and officials. The European Commission has told its staff to start using Signal, an end-to-end-encrypted messaging app, in a push to increase the security of its communications About the EU Taxonomy Compass. This EU Taxonomy Compass provides a visual representation of the contents of the EU Taxonomy, starting with the Delegated Act on the climate objectives, as adopted on 4 June 2021.Looking forward, it will be updated to include future delegated acts specifying technical screening criteria for additional economic activities substantially contributing to the climate. Facebook, Alphabet's Google, Twitter and other tech rivals must try harder to be more effective, the European Commission said on Thursday. IE 11 is not supported. For an optimal experience visit.
The vaccine manufacturer noted that the EU's executive branch, the European Commission, had requested 120 million doses by the end of June and 300 million by the end of September The European Commission has told its staff to switch to the encrypted Signal app to increase the security of its communications. A message on the commission's internal messaging boards notified. Delegation of the European Union to Myanmar. Kantharyar Centre Office Tower, 22nd Floor, Corner of Kan Yeik Thar Road and U Aung Myat Road, Mingalar Taung Nyunt Township, Yangon, 11221. Myanmar. Tel: +95 (0) 99 7707 9991. Fax: +95 (0) 1 937 6226. DELEGATION-MYANMAR@eeas.europa.eu Commission Announces Plans To Include Nuclear Energy. By David Dalton. 21 April 2021. Move is subject to opinions from two more expert groups. The European commission has announced that it will include nuclear power in the EU's sustainable taxonomy under a complimentary delegated act that will confirm the energy source is as sustainable as.
, strategies, instruments and missions to support stability, promote human rights and democracy, seek to spread prosperity and support the enforcement of the rule of law and good governance Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft, and YouTube today agreed to European regulations that require them to review the majority of hateful online content within 24 hours of being notified — and to.
Facebook Share to Twitter European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said at a news conference during an EU summit in Portugal Friday that while a waiver for international patent. Delegation of the European Union to Myanmar. Kantharyar Centre Office Tower, 22nd Floor, Corner of Kan Yeik Thar Road and U Aung Myat Road, Mingalar Taung Nyunt Township, Yangon, 11221. Myanmar. Tel: +95 (0) 99 7707 9991. Fax: +95 (0) 1 937 6226. DELEGATION-MYANMAR@eeas.europa.eu
Newsroom - European Union. The European Commission has adopted a package of proposals to make the EU's climate, energy, land use, transport and taxation policies fit for reducing net greenhouse gas emissions by at least 55% by 2030, compared to 1990 levels The New European Bauhaus is a creative and interdisciplinary initiative, convening a space of encounter to design future ways of living, situated at the crossroads between art, culture, social inclusion, science and technology. It brings the Green Deal to our living places and calls for a collective effort to imagine and build a future that is. DESI 2020. Download European Analysis 2020 (.pdf) The DESI 2020 reports are based on 2019 data. The United Kingdom is still included in the 2020 DESI, and EU averages are calculated for 28 Member States. The DESI was re-calculated for previous years to reflect the changes in the choice of indicators and corrections made to the underlying data
The EU Observatory for the Online Platform Economy, which informs the policy work of the Commission, by providing independent views on some of the key questions that have arisen in connection to the platform economy is today publishing the final reports from the expert group following stakeholder feedback and reactions on the progress reports which were published for consultation in July 2020 June 15, 2021 6:50 pm. Several MEPs on Tuesday blasted a new European Commission blueprint for cutting off cash to EU countries that don't uphold the rule of law — accusing it of using a vague document to stall for time. The blueprint — seen by POLITICO — was intended to show how the Commission would implement a new regulation that ties.
Michel Barnier says farewell to EU Commission on last day - 'without nostalgia' MICHEL BARNIER has said goodbye to the EU Commission in a Twitter post on Wednesday evening The full publication of the European Union's contract with AstraZeneca reveals that the Commission and EU countries waived the right to sue the drugmaker over any delays in coronavirus vaccine deliveries — a provision that takes any bite out of threats to file a lawsuit against the company over its failure to deliver to the Continent.. This issue was one of the key unanswered questions.
The European Commission and UK regulators have opened antitrust investigations into Facebook over concerns its Marketplace service is unfairly distorting competition for classified ads. Both are. Delegation of the European Union to Sierra Leone. Leicester Peak, Regent. Freetown. Sierra Leone. Telephone: +232-88-13-6000. Delegationemail@example.com. View RSS feed On Wednesday, the 20 th May the European Commission published its new Farm to Fork Strategy which includes a clear acknowledgment of the need for EU laws on chemicals in food contact materials, like packaging, to be revised to improve the protection of public health, stating: Food packaging plays a key role in the sustainability of food systems EU pushes for stronger disinformation rules. The European Commission is pushing for stronger rules around online disinformation, according to guidance released Wednesday . The guidance calls for.
Facebook Share to Twitter. Sources close to the matter told R that ambassadors from the 27 member countries approved a European Commission proposal to let in fully vaccinated travelers. Johnson & Johnson to miss vaccine supply target, EU says. Johnson & Johnson is set to miss their vaccine supply target for the second quarter in a row, a European Union Commission spokesperson.
Recently, the European Commission proposed its first legal framework on Artificial Intelligence. This proposal is the result of a long and complicated work carried out by the European authorities The Data Protection Commission (DPC) has today announced a conclusion to a GDPR investigation it conducted into Twitter International Company. The DPC's investigation commenced in January, 2019 following receipt of a breach notification from Twitter and the DPC has found that Twitter infringed Article 33(1) and 33(5) of the GDPR in terms of a. Exclusive The European Commission's war of words against pharma company AstraZeneca over COVID-19 virus vaccines has descended into farce after Brussels accidentally published an unredacted version of a disputed supply contract.. The classic tech blunder saw commercially sensitive details freely published online - and readable by anyone who knows what Adobe Reader's Bookmarks tab is
The Commission proposes today new rules and actions aiming to turn Europe into the global hub for trustworthy Artificial Intelligence (AI). The combination of the first-ever legal framework on AI and a new Coordinated Plan with Member States will guarantee the safety and fundamental rights of people and businesses, while strengthening AI uptake, investment and innovation across the EU The European Commission announced, on 4 June 2021, that it had adopted two new sets of Standard Contractual Clauses ('SCCs'), one for use between controllers and processors ('the Controller-Processor SCCs') and one for the transfer of personal data to third countries ('the Third Country Transfer SCCs'), following its public consultation on the draft version of the SCCs ('the Draft SCCs') On this basis, EU consumer authorities, under the leadership of the French consumer authority and with the support of the European Commission, sent a letter to Facebook, Twitter and Google+ last November asking them to address two areas of concern European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen promised to use all her power to fight against a controversial Hungarian law which bans the promotion of homosexuality and gender change among children. This bill clearly discriminates against people on the basis of their sexual orientation and it.
Ireland's Data Protection Commission (DPC) has issued Twitter with a fine of €450,000 (~$547,000) for failing to promptly declare and properly document a data breach under Europe's General. Core activities are maintained to ensure the smooth running of the institution's legislative, budgetary, and scrutiny functions. The meetings allow for remote participation in a virtual environment. The next LIBE Committee meeting will take place on: - 22 June 2021, 09.00 - 12.00 and 13.45 - 15.45. - 28 June 2021, 16.45 - 18.45. LIBE Calendar.
The European Commission will commence licit proceedings against Hungary and Poland after inculpating the conservative countries of breaching the rights of LGBT people. The unelected commission verbalized in a press release on Thursday that in the case of Hungary, the licit procedure was cognate to several issues, including an incipiently adopted law ostracizing the edification of gender. The European Commission will start legal proceedings against Hungary and Poland after accusing the conservative countries of violating the rights of LGBT people. The unelected commission stated in a press release on Thursday that in the case of Hungary, the legal procedure was related to several issues, including a newly adopted law banning the teaching of gende The commission is responsible for enforcing the data protection law against Twitter and other Silicon Valley titans whose European headquarters are located in Ireland, such as Google and Apple Speaking alongside Breton, EU commission vice-president Vera Jourova said the disinformation has put people's lives at risk. Twitter in March had suspended 149 unique accounts and removed 5,371 pieces of content, which violated their Covid-19 misinformation policy Interested in checking EU content on Twitter, Facebook and the rest? Use this search tool to find social media accounts with EU input. Select the network(s) and/or use the filter(s) below: European Commission. Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) European Central Bank (ECB) European Court of Auditors (ECA
Facebook, Twitter and other social media firms have been given an ultimatum by the European Union: rid your platforms of hate speech or face legal consequences. But the European Commission, EU. The European Union wants companies like Facebook and Twitter to detect and eliminate hate speech and terrorist material as soon as those types of messages appear on their social platforms Re-open EU provides information on the various measures in place, including on quarantine and testing requirements for travellers, the EU Digital COVID certificate to help you exercise your right to free movement, and mobile coronavirus contact tracing and warning apps. The information is updated frequently and available in 24 languages The European Commission, the executive arm of the European Union, has imposed a combined $9.5 billion in antitrust fines against Google since 2017, and its boss hints Amazon and Apple might be.
Countries. The EU was not always as big as it is today. When European countries started to cooperate economically in 1951, only Belgium, Germany, France, Italy, Luxembourg and the Netherlands participated. Over time, more and more countries decided to join. The Union currently counts 27 EU countries Drug safety academic programme expands to North America. EU2P started life in 2009 as an IMI-funded education project set up to develop and deliver pan-European, fully accredited training courses in pharmacovigilance. Today, it is funded by tuition fees and offers a wide range of courses, from short courses on drug safety basics, to a European.
The fourth Portuguese Presidency of the Council of the European Union ran from 1 January to 30 June 2021. Based at the Belem Cultural Centre in Lisbon, the Portuguese Presidency held over 800 events, both face-to-face and virtual, concluded 23 agreements and closed 78 trilogues Tweets of the Week : Brexit, Sofagate, European Commission press releases. By Jennifer Baker | EURACTIV.com | video by Jacques Vermeer. Apr 29, 2021. Brexit is done, I promise, pinky swear, VDL is. The European Commission manages at EU level the issuance of import authorisations for steel/iron/aluminium products which are subject to quantitative restrictions (import quotas), tariff quotas and/or surveillance measures. The reports available here contain exclusively surveillance information. Steel and Aluminium surveillance repor Twitter has been fined $547,000 by Ireland's Data Protection Commission for breaching GDPR rules. GDPR is a set of data protection and privacy regulations introduced by the European Union in May 2018
The commission took the lead in ensuring that the supply of vaccines did not descend into an undignified brawl among EU countries. Although it avoided a fight, it was less successful in securing. The European Commission has warned Facebook, Google, YouTube, Twitter and other internet technology companies that they must do more to stem the spread of extremist content or face legislation EU asks Facebook, Google, Twitter to report monthly on COVID-19 disinformation. Online platforms need to step up their efforts around coronavirus myths, says the EU's European Commission Until 15 May 2020, the European Commission managed at EU level the issuance of prior import authorisations for certain steel and aluminium products under the prior surveillance regime. The prior surveillance regime has been replaced by a monitoring system, based on data collected by the Commission in the framework of Article 56 (5) of the Union. On December 15th the European Commission, the EU's executive arm, published long-awaited drafts of a double bill of ambitious new legislation aimed at reining in big technology platforms
Facebook, Google and Twitter should provide monthly reports on their fight against disinformation, two senior EU officials said on Wednesday as they called out Russia and China for their roles in. The European Ombudsman works to promote good administration at EU level. The Ombudsman investigates complaints about maladministration by EU institutions and bodies, and also proactively looks into broader systemic issues. EC AV Player - European Ombudsman - Here to help. Play Video. Playing on European Commission and IEA pull together for net zero. 30 March 2021. In preparation for the IEA-COP26 Net Zero Summit on 31 March, the European Commission and the International Energy Agency join forces to underline the essential contribution of the energy sector to achieving a climate neutral economy with net-zero greenhouse gas emissions European Commission takes first step towards toxic-free food packaging. January 8, 2021 By Stefan Scheuer. On Friday 18th December 2020, the European Commission finally kicked off a revision of EU laws on chemicals in food contact materials (FCM), with the publication of an Inception Impact Assessment (IIA) for consultation
The European Commission is considering a new law to hold businesses accountable for their impact on people and the planet. To support people in participating in the EU's consultation on mandatory due diligence, Friends of the Earth, the European Trade Union Confederation, Arbeiterkammer Europa (AK Europa), Österreichischer Gewerkschaftsbund. When she arrives in Slovenia later this week for a handover ceremony, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen is expected to officially approve Slovenia's national plan for access to. READ ALSO: 'Green pass': European Commission to propose EU-wide vaccine passports for summer. President Macron also voiced concerns about the fairness of vaccine passports for young people at a virtual meeting of the member states. Contained in the draft document, which aims to facilitate free movement during the pandemic, is a clause. At times the commission is a referee, ensuring both business and governments follow EU rules. Sometimes it is a broker, forging compromise between sparring member states
Like a commission president, but I was not, von der Leyen told EU legislators ahead of a parliamentary debate on EU-Turkey ties. Von der Leyen, who did not publicly blame either Erdogan or. The European Commission's newly elected president, Ursula von der Leyen, announced Gabriel's nomination alongside those of 17 other commissioners in charge of different policy areas, as well. European Commission Adopts Circular Economy Action Plan. Applying circular economy measures in Europe can increase the EU's GDP by an additional 0.5% by 2030 creating around 700,000 new jobs. The Action Plan will empower consumers through access to reliable information about products at the point of sale, including on their life-span European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen was taken aback to find her fellow top EU official taking the only chair available next to Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan when the duo visited. The case is the result of an investigation the European Commission launched in June, prompted by the music-streaming giant Spotify lodging an official complaint against Apple in March 2019