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#InvestmentPlan supports #DigitalEconomy: High-speed broadband in Sweden and cyber security systems in France

#InvestmentPlan supports #DigitalEconomy: High-speed broadband in Sweden and cyber security systems in France

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is lending €125 million to Swedish broadband provider IP-Only to support the expansion of its fibre network in cities and rural areas in Sweden. This deal will give high-speed internet access to over 400,000 homes by 2020. Vice-President Andrus Ansip, responsible for the Digital Single Market, said: “The agreement signed […]

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Liberals and Democrats secure key reforms to EU #DigitalSingleMarket rules

Liberals and Democrats secure key reforms to EU #DigitalSingleMarket rules

MEPs on the European Parliament’s Industry, Research and Energy Committee yesterday evening (2 October) adopted their position on proposed reforms to EU rules, last changed in 2009, that govern the provision of electronic communications, the ‘European Electronic Communications Code’.  Liberals and Democrat MEPs helped to secure a number of reforms to the framework in the […]

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#TheTokenFund develops new tool to capitalize on crypto space

#TheTokenFund develops new tool to capitalize on crypto space

| October 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

The founders of The Token Fund, one of the first crypto assets funds on the market, is developing a new tool to help traders, portfolio managers and investors capitalize on the crypto space, writes Martin Banks. They are taking another step forward after announcing the pre-crowdsale details for its upcoming ICO (Initial Coin Offering) on […]

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#Digital revolution requires companies to adapt

#Digital revolution requires companies to adapt

The labour market of the future will look for workers with digital and entrepreneurial skills and will also seek creativity. As a result of digitalization, work organization is characterised by increased flexibility, affecting when, where and how tasks are performed.  These are just some of the key conclusions of the recently published study entitled “Impact […]

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Commission launches public consultation on health and care in #DigitalSingleMarket

Commission launches public consultation on health and care in #DigitalSingleMarket

Today (20 July) the European Commission launches a public consultation on how Europe should promote digital innovation in health and care, for the benefits of citizens and health systems in Europe. The input will feed into a new policy Communication to be adopted by the end of 2017, as announced in the recent review of […]

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European Parliament president on end of #RoamingFees

European Parliament president on end of #RoamingFees

Statement by President Antonio Tajani on the end of roaming charges : “I am proud that today’s date, 15 June 2017, will stand for the end of roaming charges in the European Union for our citizens. This is a historic achievement that heralds a new era for students, business travellers and tourists alike. “Finally, Europeans […]

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End of #RoamingCharges in the EU: Joint statement by 3 EU institutions

End of #RoamingCharges in the EU: Joint statement by 3 EU institutions

As of tomorrow (15 June ), roaming charges in the European Union will no longer apply.  President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani, Prime Minister of Malta Joseph Muscat, on behalf of the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the European Union, and President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker, issued the following statement: “The European Union is about […]

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