Commission hits out at online COVID-19 scams

By |marec 24th, 2020|consumer protection, coronavirus, COVID-19, COVID19, Didier Reynders, EU, News, products, scams|

The European Commission has rebuked online platforms including Facebook, Google, Amazon, Alibaba and eBay for the alleged "proliferation of deceptive marketing techniques" that exploit consumers' fear of Coronavirus for economic gain.

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European Parliament calls on member states to act on Poland and Hungary

By |januar 16th, 2020|Article 7, Didier Reynders, Hungary, News, Poland, rule of law, Věra Jourová|

The EU must set out concrete demands and deadlines for Poland and Hungary over their rule of law and judicial independence situation, lawmakers in the European Parliament demanded in a Strasbourg debate on Article 7 on Wednesday (15 January). In...

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Digital Brief: Commissioners On Trial

By |oktober 3rd, 2019|commissioner hearings, copyright, Didier Reynders, EU, Mariya Gabriel, News, Sylvie Goulard|

Welcome to EURACTIV’s Digital Brief, your weekly update on all things digital in the EU. You can subscribe to the newsletter here.    “Concerning technologies of the future, such as artificial intelligence or 5G for example, the European Union can establish...

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Commissioner hearings LIVE: Reynders/Dalli/Ferreira

By |oktober 2nd, 2019|cohesion, commissioner hearings, Didier Reynders, Elisa Ferreira, equality, Helena Dalli, justice, News, Von der Leyen Commission|

On Wednesday (2 October), the European Parliament's committees will be holding hearings with Commissioner-designates Didier Reynders (Belgium, Justice), Helena Dalli (Malta, Equality) and Elisa Ferreira (Portugal, Cohesion and Reforms).

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Commissioner hearings LIVE: Reynders/Dalli/Ferreira

By |oktober 2nd, 2019|cohesion, commissioner hearings, Didier Reynders, Elisa Ferreira, equality, Helena Dalli, justice, News, Von der Leyen Commission|

On Wednesday (2 October), the European Parliament's committees will be holding hearings with Commissioner-designates Didier Reynders (Belgium, Justice), Helena Dalli (Malta, Equality) and Elisa Ferreira (Portugal, Cohesion and Reforms).

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Reynders, Belgium’s pick for EU Commission, faces new graft accusation

By |oktober 2nd, 2019|corruption, Didier Reynders, News, Von der Leyen Commission|

Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders faced new corruption allegations on Tuesday (1 October), days after a prosecutor dropped an inquiry into money-laundering allegations against him by the same man.

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Belgian Commissioner-pick faces corruption probe

By |september 15th, 2019|Didier Reynders, News, Ursula von der Leyen|

The man Ursula von der Leyen chose to be her rule of law guard dog in the incoming European Commission is facing allegations of corruption and money-laundering, according to Belgian media. This could cast doubt on another member of her proposed college...

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Vestager the digital chief in name, but Goulard in practice

By |september 11th, 2019|artificial intelligence, data protection, DG Connect, Didier Reynders, Digital, digital economy, digital services act, digital tax, ethics, EU, European Commission, GDPR, Margrethe Vestager, new commissioners, News, Sylvie Goulard, Ursula von der Leyen, Věra Jourová|

The EU's Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager received broad support on Tuesday (10 September) following her nomination as the Commission's Executive Vice President for Digital.

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Council of Europe assembly authorises Russia’s return

By |junij 25th, 2019|Council of Europe, Crimea annexation, Didier Reynders, Marija Pejcinovic Buric, News, Russia, top jobs, Ukraine, Ukraine crisis|

The Council of Europe's parliamentary assembly agreed Tuesday (25 June) to allow Russian representatives to return to the body, five years after it was stripped of its voting rights over the annexation of Crimea.

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Belgian king names pointmen to help forge new government

By |maj 31st, 2019|Belgian elections, Belgium, Didier Reynders, Johan Vande Lanotte, King Philippe, News, Vlams Belang|

King Philippe of Belgium on Thursday (30 May) tasked two politicians with exploring ways that a new government can be formed following elections in which a far-right party scored a surprise second place.

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