Ruotsi luotsaa EU:n lainsäädäntöä alkuvuoden

EU:n puheenjohtajuus siirtyi vuodenvaihteessa Tšekiltä Ruotsille. Seuraavan kuuden kuukauden aikana Euroopan unionin neuvoston puheenjohtajamaana Ruotsi koordinoi EU:n päätöksentekoa, ja sillä on ratkaiseva rooli asialistan muotoilussa. Viimeinen ajankohta, jolloin komissio voi...

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FiCom’s Managing Director Elina Ussa elected to EuroISPA board

...addition, Metsola represents EuroISPA at European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) Observatory working group. “Balanced copyright is essential to the development of digital business and the EU internal market. Sharing...

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Artificial Intelligence Act welcome but unclear in places

...our members were involved in drafting the joint position of ETNO and GSMA on the topic. The European Commission’s proposed regulation is welcome, although it is unclear in many places...

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The EU’s data strategy is making progress

The European Commission published the new European data strategy in 2020. Accordingly, the EU will seek to promote the data economy and invest in a way that expands the offering...

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The CSAM Regulation still requires a lot of work

...regulation has come in for criticism along the same lines throughout Europe. FiCom is a member of EuroISPA, an association of Internet service providers whose members in various EU countries...

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CE cyber-mark for products and software?

...Directive (NIS 2) addresses the resilience of network and cloud service operators. The regulations must be clear and free of overlaps with other regulations. Special attention should be paid to...

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Debate over the division of the costs of network infrastructure

In the late spring, Thierry Breton, the European Commissioner for the Internal Market, proposed changes to the division of digital infrastructure costs. Breton says that the European Commission should issue...

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Parliamentary elections 2023 – FiCom’s objectives

...clearly defined, balanced and supportive of investments and innovation. Sector-specific regulation should be replaced by general regulation: regulations should only be imposed on specific sectors when it is strictly necessary....

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NATO membership strengthens Finland’s cyber defence

From a digital perspective, Finland’s NATO membership is a continuation of the European Union’s intensifying common cyber policy. The EU will continue to play a clear role in developing cyber...

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Our cyber security requires major investment

...its cyber legislation and expanding its scope to new sectors. Due to its geopolitical position, Finland has led the charge in cyber regulation while many other EU countries have only...

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Progress on the NIS Directive reform

France, which holds the current presidency of the EU, announced prior to its term that it would endeavour to push forward negotiations on the NIS 2.0 Directive (the Directive on...

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A trusted and cyber secure Europe

...5G toolbox. The European Union Agency for Cybersecurity has been following the progress made since by the EU27 in implementing the EU 5G toolbox measures meant to strengthen security measures...

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The Digital Compass must have ambitious objectives

...soon as they received their operating licences. The entire EU needs to get up to digital speed The EU’s focal areas include exploiting 5G, and this will be one of...

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European Parliament proposes amendments to roaming regulations

...been possible thanks to an EU Regulation, which is due to expire on 30 June 2022. Efforts are now underway to reform the regulation, and the European Parliament’s proposals differ...

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Finland should wait for the European Digital Identity before trying to fix something that isn’t broken

On 3 June 2021, the European Commission proposed a framework for a European Digital Identity which will be available to all EU citizens, residents, and businesses. According to the Commission,...

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Legislation forms a solid foundation for communication network cybersecurity

...on the code, Traficom has issued several cybersecurity-related regulations, including Regulation 67 on Information Security of Telecommunications Services. Finland, Greece and Hungary were the first countries fully to implement the...

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How can Finland maintain its position as a 5G pioneer?

...States and the European Commission agreed to a joint EU toolbox of mitigating measures for improving the cybersecurity of 5G networks. Finland is committed to implementing the joint EU 5G...

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Is the aim of technology neutrality nothing but empty verbiage?

...be available for optic fibre projects. Another unfortunate example is the Commission’s proposal on state aid regulation, which is also planning to remove technology neutrality from the regulations of broadband...

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Currency is the financial market’s master, but can cryptocurrencies even aspire to be good servants?

...& Democrats in the European Parliament , Treasurer (photo: European Parliament) These days, news items related to cryptocurrencies are ubiquitous. Generally, they centre on one of two perspectives: cryptocurrencies’ wild...

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EtusivuSearch results for 'EU regulation' Statements Parliamentary elections 2023 – FiCom’s objectives >> 10.10.2022 FiCom’s comments on the Commission’s proposed amendments to the General Block Exemption Regulation (EU 651/2014) >>...