A summary of the hearing is now available.
Revised Presidency text of the ePrivacy proposal to be discussed at the WP TELE of 11 October 2019.
This is a wide-ranging dossier on Europe’s regulation of the digital, telecom and media sectors towards 2024.
By Centre on Regulation in Europe (CERRE)
At the end of the 1-year assessment period, the signatory businesses and associations agreed that the memorandum of understanding (MoU) on online advertising and intellectual property rights has contributed to minimise the placement of advertising on IPR-infringing websites and mobile applications. The signatories decided to continue the MoU, and welcomed the company Havas Media Group as a new signatory.
Speech by Margrethe Vestager at the CCBE Standing Committee, Copenhagen, 13 September 2019.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a €25 million quasi-equity financing agreement with podcast company Acast. As well as independent podcasts, Acast also looks after the audio content of larger publishers, such as the Financial Times, the Guardian, Vogue, Aftonbladet and Billboard. The EIB financing is supported by the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), the main pillar of the Investment Plan for Europe, or Juncker Plan.
This report highlights the results of the Creative Europe Programme in 2018 and the progress toward the achievement of its key objectives to safeguard cultural diversity and strengthen the competitiveness of the cultural and creative sectors.