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Road charges: fair charging for better roads

The European Parliament’s Transport and Tourism Committee voted today to phase out Eurovignettes for heavy...

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EU should act against mileage tampering on second-hand cars

Today, the European Parliament’s Transport Committee called for resolute action from...

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Intra-EU calls: Reding and Rübig want to stop overbilling

Trilogue negotiation on Wednesday: "Member States must end blockade" Viviane...

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Facebook Data-Scandal: Citizens are not a commodity

The harvesting by Cambridge Analytica of 87 million Facebook profiles, of which 2.7 million European,...

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Digital Trade Strategy: Digital rights must know no borders

Today, the European Parliament adopted for the first time and by a very large majority a...

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E-Privacy Regulation: Trust Remains Key to Data-Economy

“I welcome today’s proposal to strengthen the right to privacy in electronic...

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Roaming through the backdoor: A rip-off par excellence

The complete abolition of roaming charges within the EU from June 2017 depends on a substantial...

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End of roaming: the EU keeps its promise!

Today the European Commission presented its revised proposal for the roaming fair-use policy. Viviane Reding, Member...

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EP resolution on EU-US Privacy Shield

Today, the European Parliament adopted its resolution about the proposed EU-US Privacy Shield, adding its voice to the...

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