The European Union and Japan agreed to create the world's largest area of safe data flows European Commission - Press release Tokyo, 17 July 2018 The EU and Japan successfully concluded today their talks on reciprocal adequacy. They agreed to recognise each other's data protection systems as 'equivalent', which will allow data to flow safely between the EU and Japan.
International community strengthens support for Somalia's plans for stability and development European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 July 2018 Somalia will benefit from renewed international support, both politically and financially, as the country implements key reforms to overcome years of conflict and secure a better future for the Somali people.
Questions & Answers on the Japan adequacy decision European Commission - Fact Sheet Tokyo, 17 July 2018 Q&A What is an adequacy decision? An adequacy decision is a decision taken by the European Commission establishing that a third country provides a comparable level of protection of personal data to that in the European Union, through its domestic law...
EU Support for Somalia European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 17 July 2018 Political relations The EU, together with Somali authorities and international key partners, is engaged in Somalia through an integrated approach based on active diplomacy, support for political change, improving security, development assistance and humanitarian aid.
Daily News 17 / 07 / 2018 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 17 / 07 / 2018 Brussels, 17 July 2018 EU-Japan Summit: a landmark moment for trade and cooperation At the 25th EU-Japan Summit, which took place in Tokyo today, two landmark agreements – the Strategic Partnership Agreement and the Economic Partnership Agreement –...
Statement by President Jean-Claude Juncker at the joint press conference with Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, and Mr Shinzō Abe, Prime Minister of Japan at the EU-Japan Summit European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Tokyo, 17 July 2018 Prime Minister Abe, Dear Shinzō, I would like to start by offering once again my deepest condolences to all those who lost loved ones in the tragic floods and landslides in Western Japan.
Smarter, greener, more inclusive? - How is the European Union progressing towards its Europe 2020 targets? - EU mostly on track. Research & development and poverty alleviation lagging behind European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 17 July 2018 The Europe 2020 strategy, adopted by the European Council in June 2010, is the European Union's agenda for jobs and growth for the current decade. As a main objective, the strategy strives to deliver high levels of employment, productivity and social cohesion...
Statement by Vice-President for the Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič following the trilateral ministerial talks with Russia and Ukraine on the long-term transit of gas to Europe European Commission - Statement Berlin, 17 July 2018 Today following the trilateral ministerial talks with Russia and Ukraine on the long-term transit of gas to Europe, Vice-President for the Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič said: "This has been a long but a productive day.
Joint Statement by Haruhi Kumazawa, Commissioner of the Personal Information Protection Commission of Japan and Věra Jourová, Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality of the European Commission European Commission - Statement Tokyo, 17 July 2018 Commissioner of the Personal Information Protection Commission of Japan, Haruhi Kumazawa, and Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality, Věra Jourová, today successfully concluded discussions to recognise each other's personal data protection systems as equivalent.
State aid: Commission adopts Best Practices Code to streamline and speed up State aid control European Commission - Press release Brussels, 16 July 2018 The European Commission has adopted a new Best Practices Code for State aid control. The Code provides guidance to the Commission, Member States, businesses and other stakeholders on the day-to-day conduct of State aid procedures, to improve their effectiveness, transparency and...