The European Council, a body formed of the heads of state or government for the 28 member states, has approved a reform to the way that movement of data is treated in the European Union. The reform aims...
It would be appropriate to 'properly consider the national security implications of a transaction like this', says Oliver Dowden
Named firms are Positive Technologies, ERA Technopolis, Neobit, Advanced System Technology (AST), Pasit and SVA
Introduced last year, the UK tax specifically targets big tech firms - the majority of them American
The hearing will deal with disinformation on the world's largest social media platforms
While UK is not directly subject to the EU's jurisdiction post-Brexit, it still needs to have sufficient measures in place to protect the personal data of European users