IP/17/2085  20-07-2017 - Commission launches public consultation on Health and Care in the Digital Single Market 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 20 July 2017 Today 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.
SPEECH/17/2062  17-07-2017 - Speech by Commissioner Mariya Gabriel in charge of Digital Economy and Society 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Tallinn, 17 July 2017 Digital Single Market Conference on the Free Movement of Data. Prime Minister, Minister, Ladies and gentlemen. I am delighted to be here in Tallinn and honoured to be able to address you at this Digital Single...
SPEECH/17/2024  17-07-2017 - Digital Single Market conference on the free movement of data 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Tallinn, 17 July 2017 Closing speech by Vice-President Andrus Ansip in charge of the Digital Single Market   Ministers, ladies and gentlemen, We have heard a lot today about the importance of data and of getting it to flow without restraints.
IP/17/1937  13-07-2017 - Broadband cost reduction: Commission decides to refer 3 Member States to the Court of Justice 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 July 2017 The European Commission today adopted a decision to refer Belgium, Croatia and Slovakia to the Court of Justice of the EU for delay in transposing the Broadband Cost Reduction Directive (Directive 2014/61/EU) today.
STATEMENT/17/1930  06-07-2017 - Statement by Vice-President Ansip on the European Parliament's vote to implement the Marrakesh Treaty in the EU: blind and visually impaired people will have a better access to books 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 6 July 2017 Today, the European Parliament formally approved the new rules to implement the Marrakesh Treaty in the European Union, confirming a preliminary agreement reached with the Council of the EU on 10 May 2017.  Vice-President for the Digital Single Market Andrus Ansip welcomed the vote and said:  "I am...
SPEECH/17/1652  15-06-2017 - Keynote speech by Vice-President Ansip in charge of the Digital Single Market 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Valletta, 15 June 2017 Digital Assembly 2017 Prime Minister, ladies and gentlemen It is a pleasure to be back in Malta, and so soon. Thank you for inviting me. Digital issues are firmly on the global political agenda wherever you look –...
STATEMENT/17/1590  14-06-2017 - End of roaming charges in the EU: Joint statement by 3 EU institutions 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 14 June 2017 As of tomorrow, 15 June 2017, 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,...
MEMO/17/1536  02-06-2017 - WiFi4EU initiative: how will it work? 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 2 June 2017 European citizens will soon benefit from the WiFi4EU initiative which supports installing free public Wi-Fi hotspots in local communities across the EU: in public squares, town halls, parks, libraries, and other public spaces.
IP/17/1471  01-06-2017 - Countering online hate speech – Commission initiative with social media platforms and civil society shows progress 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 1 June 2017 One year ago, the European Commission and four major social media platforms announced a Code of Conduct on countering illegal online hate speech. It included a series of commitments by Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Microsoft to combat the spread of such...
MEMO/17/1472  01-06-2017 - Code of Conduct on countering illegal online hate speech 2nd monitoring 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 1 June 2017 One year ago, the European Commission and four major social media platforms announced a Code of Conduct on countering illegal online hate speech. IP/17/1471 What is the aim of this Code of Conduct? Each of the IT companies (Facebook, Google, Twitter,...