Weekly Issue - 22 February 2013
- PRESS RELEASE
- February infringements package: main decisions
(21 February 2013)
In its monthly package of infringement decisions, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against Member States for failing to comply properly with their obligations under EU law. These decisions covering many sectors aim at ensuring proper application of EU law for the benefit of citizens and businesses.
- EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT
- ‘Build, Connect, Grow: Make Business in the Digital Single Market’
21 February 2013 Brussels, Belgium
Business and usage opportunities that are created by the Large Scale Pilot (LSP) projects for digital public services will be discussed. The event will give an insight on how to be active participants in the coming developments of new Pan-European cross border public services.
Some of the topics that are going to be addressed are:
What business opportunities exist for ICT industries under the new European Commission’s initiatives? What can we learn from LSPs past experience/results, especially concerning the promotion of the Digital Single Market? How can the ICT industry, through the facilitation of LSPs, contribute to economic growth within the EU?
New in the Library
- Neelie Kroes, Vice-President of the European Commission responsible for the Digital Agenda
- Thinking European, and winning the wireless race
Radio Spectrum Policy Group (RSPG), Brussels
- Report on broadband lines in the EU as of 1st of July 2012
18 February 2013
This report presents the latest statistics on the development of European broadband markets.