The Commission intends to establish a High Level Expert group and launch a public consultation on fake news and online disinformation. The results will provide input to the development of an EU-level strategy on how to tackle the spreading of fake news, to be presented in spring 2018.

A Digital Future That Works for Everyone

Friday, 10 November 2017 18:10
Think how much the average workplace has changed in the last two decades. The fax machine has gone. A lot less gets printed. Workers use apps to navigate to and from the workplace, and to turn their heating on before they arrive home.
The European Commission wants the average CO2 emissions by new private cars and vans to be inferior in 2030 by 30% to that of 2021, the Commissioner for Climate and Energy, Miguel Canete announced on Wednesday.
British banks have already made contact with the European Central Bank (ECB) to discuss a potential move of their activities from London to a Eurozone country, the ECB said on Tuesday.
The European Central Bank (ECB) is concerned about the prospect of international banks based in London relying upon “shell companies” to continue, to operate in the EU post-Brexit, whilst continuing to deliver key services in London.
The Islamic state Syria and Iraq is being defeated. This is not the end of the story but rather a new chapter in the fight against terrorism in Europe. The terrorist threat in Europe remains. This was the conclusion at a recent hearing in Brussels organized by the Egmont Institute.
Tomorrow’s workplace will not be run by machines, but by highly-skilled workers assisted by intelligent devices. Academia and business must join forces now to get them readyBy Tony Graziano, Vice-President of the Huawei European Public Affairs and Communication OfficeThe race is on for Europe to lead the world in next-gen…
The European Commission has approved the prolongation until end 2022 of various Belgian support measures for maritime transport. The scheme encourages shipping companies to register their ships in Europe and so ensure higher social, environmental and safety standards.
The Palestinian Authority took control of the border crossing at Rafah between the Gaza Strip and Egypt last week. This follows a reconciliation agreement last month between Hamas and the Authority on the establishment of a Palestinian national unity government.
The former Catalonia President Carles Puigdemont and the four other Ministers wanted in Spain handed themselves in to the Brussels Federal Judicial police on Sunday morning.