IP/16/2583  19-07-2016 - Commission accepts German plans for broadband vectoring, but insists on additional improvements 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 19 July 2016 The Commission has today accepted a revised regulatory proposal to allow Deutsche Telekom to upgrade its network with vectoring technology, but expects further developments to ensure competition.
MEMO/16/2422  06-07-2016 - Directive on Security of Network and Information Systems 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 6 July 2016 Questions and Answers The European Parliament's plenary adopted today the Directive on Security of Network and Information Systems (see welcoming statement by European Commission Vice-President Andrus Ansip, responsible for the Digital Single Market, and Commissioner Günther H.
STATEMENT/16/2424  06-07-2016 - Statement by Vice-President Ansip and Commissioner Oettinger welcoming the adoption of the first EU-wide rules on cybersecurity 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 6 July 2016 European Commission Vice-President Andrus Ansip, responsible for the Digital Single Market, and Commissioner Günther H. Oettinger, in charge of the Digital Economy and Society, welcome today's vote by the European Parliament's plenary to adopt the Directive on Security of Network...
IP/16/2321  05-07-2016 - Commission signs agreement with industry on cybersecurity and steps up efforts to tackle cyber-threats 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 5 July 2016 The Commission today launches a new public-private partnership on cybersecurity that is expected to trigger €1.8 billion of investment by 2020. This is part of a series of new initiatives to better equip Europe against cyber-attacks and to strengthen the competitiveness...
MEMO/16/2322  05-07-2016 - Commission boosts cybersecurity industry and steps up efforts to tackle cyber-threats 
European Commission - European - Fact Sheet Commission Brussels, 5 July 2016 Questions and answers What is the impact of cybersecurity incidents? Cybersecurity incidents cause major economic damage of hundreds of billions of euros each year to European businesses and the economy at large.Such incidents undermine trust in the digital society.
IP/16/2345  30-06-2016 - Boosting SMEs in the cultural and creative sectors: European Commission and EIF launch a new guarantee scheme 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 June 2016 The European Commission and the European Investment Fund (EIF) today launched a €121 million guarantee initiative to support SMEs in the cultural and creative sectors via financial institutions.
MEMO/16/2346  30-06-2016 - Creative Europe’s guarantee facility for the cultural and creative sectors 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 30 June 2016 Question and answers The European Commission and the European Investment Fund (EIF) have launched a new initiative to help SMEs in the cultural and creative sectors access credit.
IP/16/2035  01-06-2016 - European Youth Orchestra will be able to continue its activities 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 1 June 2016 Today, the European Commission has found short and long term solutions to keep the European Union Youth Orchestra (EUYO) alive. The Orchestra has been a symbol of Europe's cultural diversity for the last 40 years.
IP/16/1887  25-05-2016 - Commission proposes new e-commerce rules to help consumers and companies reap full benefit of Single Market 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 25 May 2016 The European Commission today tabled a package of measures to allow consumers and companies to buy and sell products and services online more easily and confidently across the EU.
IP/16/1873  25-05-2016 - Commission updates EU audiovisual rules and presents targeted approach to online platforms 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 25 May 2016 The European Commission today proposed an update of EU audiovisual rules to create a fairer environment for all players, promote European films, protect children and tackle hate speech better.