Emmanuel Macron and his Minister of the Economy and Finance have initiated a broad tax offensive against on-line giants, Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon, the so called GAFA.
Data protection is an issue which affects nearly all businesses. Any organisation that handles, processes, or stores the personal data of an EU resident is covered by the EU Data Protection rules.
Mariya Gabriel’s appointment as the new Commissioner for the Digital Economy and Society has been endorsed by the European Parliament.
There is no easy answer to the question of how the EU agriculture sector will look after 2020.
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has presented a new Industrial Policy Strategy, aimed at helping European industries become world leaders in innovation, digitisation and decarbonisation.
On 29 June 2017, the European Commission published its proposal for a Pan-European Personal Pension Product (PEPP). The proposal aims at creating a European personal pension product to enhance cross-border saving and long-term investment.
Few other countries command attention like North Korea. An outlier on the international stage, the country is viewed with a mixture of fascination and fear.
The Financial Conduct Authority has published the final findings of its asset management market study, seeking to lay out a set of remedies that address concerns about the industry as a whole.