IEU DIGITAL Telegram 11 May 2016


# TELECOM MERGER

  • Mergers: Commission prohibits Hutchison's proposed acquisition of Telefónica UK
  • EU Commission Factsheet on Hutchison's proposed acquisition of Telefonica UK
  • Statement by Commissioner Vestager on competition decision to prohibit Hutchison's proposed acquisition of Telefónica UK

# TSM

  • BEREC: Public debriefing from the 27th plenary meeting
  • BEREC: 3rd Contact Network meeting for 2016 in Limassol

# OPEN NETWORKS

  • CDU/CSU im Bundestag: WLAN-Störerhaftung wird abgeschafft - Herstellung von Rechtssicherheit wird weiteren WLAN-Ausbau befördern
  • Digital Gesellschaft: OFFENE NETZE: GROSSE KOALITION EINIGT SICH AUF BEDINGUNGSLOSE ABSCHAFFUNG DER WLAN-STÖRERHAFTUNG

# DSM

  • St 8621 2016 Init Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on ensuring the cross-border portability of online content services in the internal market - Presidency compromise proposal with a view to agreeing on a general approach
  • St 8512 2016 Init Preparation of the Competitiveness Council of 26-27 May 2016 Draft Council conclusions on the "Digital Single Market Technologies and Public Services Modernisation" package - Adoption
  • EESC Call: Study on Impact of Digitalisation and on-demand economy on labour markets and consequences for employment and industrial relations
  • Digitaleurope: “Content without frontiers: Europe’s  ICT-enabled culture takes on the world”

# VIRTUAL CURRENCIES

  • EU Parliament: Report - Virtual currencies - A8-0168/2016 - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs  

# DATA SCIENCE

  • Data Science Champions Conference - EDSA  

# DATA PROTECTION

  • ST 8188 2016 INIT Draft Council Decision on the signing, on behalf of the European Union, of an Agreement between the United States of America and the European Union on the protection of personal information relating to the prevention, investigation, detection, and prosecution of criminal offenses (Umbrella Agreement) - Approval
  • Digitaleurope: Letters to French politicians on data localisation amendments to the "Projet de loi République Numérique"
  • EU Fundamental Rights Agency, data protection, asylum: committee missions

# CYBERSECURITY

  • 2nd informal meeting of CSIRT Network organised by ENISA

# EUROPEANA

  • Choosing a country's artworks for Europeana 280: Austria - Europeana Professional

# FILM INDUSTRY

  • 22 films supported by Creative Europe MEDIA screened in Cannes

# EBU

  • Eurovision and ABS partner on new satellite capacity ABS-3A at 3° West
  • EBU: Irina Radu appointed President Director General of Romanian Television

# EU REGISTERS

# EU COMMISSION

  • COMMISSION IMPLEMENTING DECISION on the selection and award of grant(s) under Horizon 2020 - the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (2014-2020)
  • Commission Decision concerning Case SI/2016/1855: Broadcasting transmission services, to deliver broadcast content to end users in Slovenia Article 7(3) of Directive 2002/21/EC: No comments

# EU PARLIAMENT

  • Answer - Satellite navigation - E-001666/2016
  • Answer - Hungarian facial recognition database - E-000082/2016
  • Answer - Plans for the European Global Navigation Satellite Systems Agency - E-016010/2015 
  • Answer - Satellites, the internet and Daesh - E-000028/2016 
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