Chinese official: ‘Without a strong WTO, connectivity means nothing’

By |oktober 2nd, 2019|connectivity, EU-Asia relations, EU-China, News, OBOR, One Belt One Road, WTO, WTO reform|

The EU and Japan have launched a new strategy to strengthen ties between Europe and Asia, seen as an alternative to China’s ‘Belt and Road’. But in view of the ongoing global trade disputes, for senior Chinese diplomat Xuejun Guo, the priority is nonetheless the renovation of the World Trade Organisation’s appellate body.

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EU and Japan join forces to counter US and Chinese initiatives

By |september 27th, 2019|connectivity, EU-China, EU-Japan, News, OBOR, One Belt One Road, Shinzo Abe|

The EU and Japan signed on Friday (27 September) a holistic partnership to promote investment projects based on rules-based and sustainable principles, and to counter the risks posed by the US and China.

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Investment in ‘first class connectivity infrastructure’ a priority, Commission says

By |april 26th, 2019|5G, Broadband, connectivity, Cybersecurity, Cybersecurity Act, digital skills gap, EU, fibre optic cables, News, nis directive|

The cable industry's ambitions of ubiquitous gigabit connectivity have long been hindered by a number of obstacles, including patchy coverage and consumer trust issues. Carlota Reyners Fontana explains what the EU Commission is doing to improve the blo...

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EU leaders head to China and Japan, seeking to restore global trade

By |julij 16th, 2018|Climate Change, connectivity, Donald Trump, EU-China, EU-Japan, EU-Japan FTA, multilateral trade, News, trade, WTO|

After the turmoil of Trump in Brussels, EU leaders are in China and Japan today and tomorrow for two important summits, a sign that Europe is looking to Asia, writes Fraser Cameron.

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Internet of things: Litmus test of the EU’s will to create a digital single market

By |oktober 5th, 2017|big data, connected cars, connectivity, Internet of Things, mobile telecoms, News, Telecoms regulations, telecoms regulatory framework|

The internet of things is at a crucial turning point. EU policymakers need to create the right environment to help it grow, write Brian Humphries and Joakim Reiter.

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