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EU Member States present report of best practices on fast network rollout, a first step towards the Connectivity Toolbox

On Dec 18, 2020
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RT @DSMeu: In September, we invited EU countries to share tips on how to quickly rollout advanced networks 👷‍♀️🚧 & get us those fast, reliable connections. Today we mark the first steps 👣& publish the practices they shared ⚡➡️https://t.co/gPY296JUQR #Connectivity #DigitalEU https://t.co/5hbz7qnlA8
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Today, EU Member States presented a report that compiles their proposed best practices for cutting the cost of network rollout and for providing timely access to radio spectrum for 5G. ...

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On Dec 18, 2020
@jane_fel_reed shared
RT @DSMeu: In September, we invited EU countries to share tips on how to quickly rollout advanced networks 👷‍♀️🚧 & get us those fast, reliable connections. Today we mark the first steps 👣& publish the practices they shared ⚡➡️https://t.co/gPY296JUQR #Connectivity #DigitalEU https://t.co/5hbz7qnlA8
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EU Member States present report of best practices on fast network rollout, a first step towards the Connectivity Toolbox

EU Member States present report of best practices on fast network rollout, a first step towards the Connectivity Toolbox

Today, EU Member States presented a report that compiles their proposed best practices for cutting the cost of network rollout and for providing timely access to radio spectrum for 5G. ...

EU countries test their ability to cooperate in the event of cyber attacks

EU countries test their ability to cooperate in the event of cyber attacks

EU Member States, the EU Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA) and the European Commission met today to test and assess their cooperation capabilities and resilience in the event of a ...

Secure 5G networks: EU toolbox of risk mitigating measures

Secure 5G networks: EU toolbox of risk mitigating measures

Creating secure 5G networks should be a priority. The toolbox addresses all risks identified in the EU coordinated assessment.

Notes from the IAPP Europe Managing Director, 20 Nov. 2020

Notes from the IAPP Europe Managing Director, 20 Nov. 2020

Greetings from Brussels! With all the fanfare last week around the latest EDPB "Schrems II" guidance and "SCCs 2.0," the recent mooting of a potential EU Data Governance Act may have ...

Blue OLEx 2020: the European Union Member States launch the Cyber Crisis Liaison Organisation Network (CyCLONe)

Blue OLEx 2020: the European Union Member States launch the Cyber Crisis Liaison Organisation Network (CyCLONe)

The second Blue OLEx 2020 kicks off, alongside CyCLONe which will push forward the Commission’s Blueprint for rapid emergency responses for large-scale, cross-border cyber incidents or ...

Member States Agree on an Interoperability Solution for Mobile Tracing and Warning Apps

Member States Agree on an Interoperability Solution for Mobile Tracing and Warning Apps

Member States, with the support of the Commission, have agreed on a set of technical specifications

Better connectivity: EU adopts telecoms reform

Better connectivity: EU adopts telecoms reform

Rapid 5G roll-out, cutting-edge innovation and stronger consumer protection are part of the EU's new telecoms rules.

The New EU Geo-Blocking Regulation

The New EU Geo-Blocking Regulation

“Geo-blocking” is the practice whereby traders operating in a country block or limit access to their online interfaces, such as websites or apps, by...

Digital Brief: EU e-ID, DSA latest, Artificial Intelligence reports

Digital Brief: EU e-ID, DSA latest, Artificial Intelligence reports

Welcome to EURACTIV’s Digital Brief, your weekly update on all things digital in the EU.

Promoting European Growth, Productivity, and Competitiveness by Taking Advantage of the Next Digital Technology Wave

Promoting European Growth, Productivity, and Competitiveness by Taking Advantage of the Next Digital Technology Wave

The EU has an opportunity to make major strides in the next wave of digital transformation. But it will need to adopt a forward-looking policy perspective that focuses on the benefits of ...

European Tourism Losing More Than $1 Billion a Month From Virus: EU Commissioner

European Tourism Losing More Than $1 Billion a Month From Virus: EU Commissioner

As the coronavirus enters its third full month, the tourism industry is able to more precisely quantify the scale of the financial impact. 

Ministers voiced strong support for national and EU measures for the swift and effective recovery of tourism sector

Ministers voiced strong support for national and EU measures for the swift and effective recovery of tourism sector

Ministers voiced strong support for national and EU measures for the swift and effective recovery of tourism sector - EU 2020 HR

EU states agree a tech spec for national coronavirus apps to work across borders

EU states agree a tech spec for national coronavirus apps to work across borders

The system will involve a Federation Gateway Service that will receive and pass on “relevant information” from national contact tracing apps and servers.

EU Wants Apple And Google To Remove Privacy-Violating Contact Tracing Apps

EU Wants Apple And Google To Remove Privacy-Violating Contact Tracing Apps

The EU has suggested that it wants Apple and Google to actively remove contact tracing apps that fail to meet its stringent privacy standards from the App Store and Google Play Store, ...

EU bands together for semiconductor tech push to ensure ‘technical sovereignty’

EU bands together for semiconductor tech push to ensure ‘technical sovereignty’

Currently, 17 member states have agreed to a joint initiative to “reinforce the processor and semiconductor ecosystem and to expand industrial presence across the supply chain”

EU Member States report illegal and ineffective disinfectants

EU Member States report illegal and ineffective disinfectants

Several EU countries have signalled to ECHA and the European Commission that the COVID-19 pandemic has led to an increased number of non-compliant (hand) disinfectants on the market. ...

Judy Asks: Should Europe Ban Huawei’s 5G?

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The United States has repeatedly warned its allies that their security could be compromised if they sign up to Huawei’s 5G networks. The EU countries are deeply divided over the issue.

Croatian tourism minister: Protocol on travel at EU level needs to be adopted

Croatian tourism minister: Protocol on travel at EU level needs to be adopted

ZAGREB, April 27 (Hina) - Tourism Minister Gari Cappelli said on Monday that it was necessary for the European Union to have a common plan for the exit from the

EU Countries Agree on Interoperability Protocol for Track and Trace Apps

EU Countries Agree on Interoperability Protocol for Track and Trace Apps

European Commission announced an interoperability solution for decentralized coronavirus infection track and trace apps that relies on a gateway service to share information between EU ...

How important are EU exports for jobs in the EU? Note by DG Trade's Chief Economist

How important are EU exports for jobs in the EU? Note by DG Trade's Chief Economist

Figure 3: EU employment supported by extra-EU exports by industry-specific level (latest data 2014) Note: P: primary; M1: food, beverages, tobacco; M2: textile; M3: wood, paper, printing; ...

EU deals another blow to U.S., allowing members to decide on Huawei's 5G role

EU deals another blow to U.S., allowing members to decide on Huawei's 5G role

The EU followed Britain's example on Wednesday, allowing members to decide ...