Commission uncertain on future UK data adequacy agreement 

By |junij 24th, 2020|adequacy agreement, Brexit, data protection, data transfers, EU, GDPR, GRPD review, News, Privacy, UK, Věra Jourová|

The European Commission has said that it 'cannot predict' whether the UK will be fit for a data transfer adequacy agreement with the EU as part of ongoing negotiations on a future trade deal between the two parties.

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LEAK: Commission pushes UK for ‘high degree of convergence’ in GDPR review

By |junij 23rd, 2020|Brexit, data protection, EU, GDPR, GDPR review, News, Privacy, UK|

The European Commission will tomorrow (24 June) highlight the importance of the UK abiding by EU data protection rules as part of a future relationship between the two parties, in the first review of the landmark general data protection regulation, obt...

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Huawei faces potential UK backlash in new probe

By |maj 25th, 2020|Boris Johnson, China, Huawei, Margrethe Vestager, News, UK|

Bolstered US sanctions against Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei have prompted UK authorities to launch a fresh probe into the company, a government spokesperson said on Sunday (24 May).

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LONDON – Pubs face last orders

By |maj 8th, 2020|bankrupcy, Boris Johnson, British Beer and Pubs Association, coronavirus, COVID-19, financial support, health crisis, hospitality, lockdown, London, News, pubs, restaurants and bars, social distancing, The Capitals, UK|

Four in 10 British pubs face going out of business by September unless they get further financial support from the government to compensate them for lost business from the coronavirus pandemic.

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UK faces 35% economic slump from COVID-19 lockdown

By |april 14th, 2020|coronavirus exit strategy, News, UK|

The UK is expected to suffer a 35% drop in economic output as a result of the coronavirus lockdown measures, according to forecasts by the Office for Budgetary Responsibility (OBR) published on Tuesday (14 April).

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PM Johnson’s health worsens, taken to intensive care

By |april 6th, 2020|Boris Johnson, coronavirus, News, UK|

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was in hospital undergoing tests on Monday after suffering persistent coronavirus symptoms for more than 10 days, but the government said he was in good spirits and still in charge.

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UK opens first COVID hospital but criticism of testing plans mount

By |april 3rd, 2020|coronavirus, News, UK|

The UK opened its first emergency field hospital to combat the coronavirus pandemic on Friday (3 April) but the government continues to face growing criticism about its plans to increase testing for the virus.

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UK unveils ‘wartime’ €400 billion COVID bailout programme

By |marec 17th, 2020|Boris Johnson, COVID-19, fiscal stimulus, News, UK|

The UK unveiled an unprecedented £350 billion (€400 billion) financial rescue package to “support jobs, incomes and businesses” on Tuesday (17 March), in a bid to offset the economic damage unleashed by the coronavirus crisis.

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US industry hits out at UK digital services tax

By |marec 12th, 2020|digital tax, EU, News, UK, US|

Representatives from the US tech industry on Wednesday (11 March) hit out at the UK's plans to introduce a digital services tax from the beginning of April, following a period of uncertainty as to whether the UK would continue with the measures amid at...

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UK to consider opposition to digital tax in pursuit of U.S. trade deal

By |marec 3rd, 2020|digital tax, News, UK, US|

Britain said on Monday (2 March) it would consider opposition to its plan to impose a new digital tax on big tech companies like Google, Facebook and Amazon as part of its ambition to agree a free trade deal with the United States.

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