Published | 07 September 2017

Green's Debate on Copyright: solutions for a Press Publishers' Right

On September 6, EMMA-ENPA attended conference “Better Regulation for Copyright” hosted by Julia Reda (Greens/DE) in the European Parliament. 

Published | 25 July 2017

European Commission launches public consultation on reduced VAT rates for electronically supplied publications

The objective of the consultation is to obtain the views of stakeholders on the VAT treatment of electronic publications (e-publications)

Published | 06 July 2017

European Parliament Plenary adopts further restrictions  advertising for energy consuming products

The European Parliament voted in plenary on the report of Mr Tamburrano (EFDD/IT) on the proposal for a regulation setting a framework for energy efficiency labelling and repealing Directive 2010/30/EU.

Published | 28 June 2017

European press publishers applaud European Commission landmark decision in competition case against Google

European Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager announced that the EU competition authority concluded that Google’s practice of illegally favouring its own services in search results breached EU antitrust rules, undermining competition in Europe.

Published | 16 June 2017

European press publishers underline the need for an alignment of digital and print VAT rates, following Council Ecofin Meeting

European press publishers regret the outcome of today’s Economic and Financial Affairs Council (Ecofin) meeting, which ended without a political agreement on the adoption of the proposal to amend the existing EU VAT directive in order to allow Member States to apply reduced VAT rates to digital publications.