The new EU law strengthens personal data privacy rights in the bloc, giving consumers greater control over their personal information.
26 Jun 2018 7:52 AM
Countries around the world announced retaliatory countermeasures and warned that the US plan will hurt US consumers.
01 Jun 2018 8:43 PM
Europe has long been seen as a laggard in developing new technologies compared with the United States.
28 May 2018 5:04 PM
The implementation of GDPR has also made data protection an issue in contract negotiations as firms argue about data breaches in future.
27 May 2018 7:47 AM
Not much will change for you, at least right away; companies will keep on collecting and analysing personal data from your phone.
26 May 2018 7:16 PM
This new move allows users to see what information the company collects about the user and correct or delete it if necessary.
22 May 2018 12:00 PM
European Union's new data protection rules follow scandals involving lax personal data protection procedures.
15 May 2018 11:46 AM
The new data protection rules may have a greater impact on the firms, including United States and China.
15 May 2018 8:14 AM
The pan-EU law comes into effect this month and will cover companies that collect large amounts of customer data including Facebook.
09 May 2018 10:00 AM
The case is the question on methods used by tech firms to transfer data outside the EU give its consumers’ protection from US surveillance.
30 Apr 2018 9:12 PM
Facebook owned WhatsApp has raised minimum age in Europe from 13 to 16 years.
25 Apr 2018 7:52 AM
Apple announced the deal in December to help it better compete with industry leader Spotify.
24 Apr 2018 8:21 AM
Google holds 90 per cent of the European search market, meaning there are few plausible alternatives for handset makers to opt out.
12 Apr 2018 9:08 PM
This comes after the reports that a political consultancy misused the data of 50M FB users in a bid to influence the 2016 US election.
23 Mar 2018 8:30 AM
The European Commission has called Trump's plan a blatant intervention amounting to protectionism.
03 Mar 2018 12:12 PM
New recommendations also include steps to crack down on other harmful illegal content such as hate speech and images of child sexual abuse.
02 Mar 2018 8:48 AM
The blacklist now covers: American Samoa, Bahrain, Guam, Marshall Islands, Namibia, Palau, Saint Lucia, Samoa and Trinidad and Tobago.
23 Jan 2018 7:21 PM
'Whizz-kid' Sebastian Kurz is likely to form a coalition with the Freedom Party.
15 Oct 2017 11:38 AM
The possibility of Britain leaving without a deal has suddenly become a reality in recent days.
12 Oct 2017 6:09 PM
EC President Jean-Claude Juncker says it is much better than that clocked by major economies of Europe.
07 Oct 2017 11:33 AM