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Press releases, June 20, 2018

Publishers applaud MEPs’ short of free press as lead European Parliament Committee votes in favour of a publishers’ right in key copyright reform

Today, Europe’s news and magazine publishers EMMA, ENPA, EPC and NME applaud the European Parliament for making a crucial stand…

Press releases, June 20, 2018

European News Brands one step closer to an EU-wide publishers’ right

Today, the European Parliament’s Legal Affairs Committee recognized the need for better legal protection of publishers’ investments in the digital…

Press releases, June 19, 2018

News Media Europe commits to promoting gender equality in media

News Media Europe President Fernando de Yarza signed today a declaration for Europe’s corporate tech leaders to achieve gender balance…

Press releases, May 28, 2018

EMMA, ENPA, EPC and NME welcome the Agreement of the EU Council on the Publisher’s Right

The European Magazine Media Association (EMMA), the European Newspaper Publishers’ Association (ENPA), the European Publishers’ Council (EPC) and News Media…

Press releases, April 26, 2018

European Commission Communication on tackling fake news and disinformation – ambitious timeline

Today the European Commission published its Communication on tackling disinformation online, which presents a set of measures to counter fake…

Press releases, April 23, 2018

Whistleblower Directive: the Commission takes “an important step” but improvement on public reporting yet to be made

On 23 April, the European Commission issued a Proposal for a Directive on the protection of persons reporting on breaches…

Press releases, April 13, 2018

EMMA, ENPA, EPC and NME welcome the support of European Parliament rapporteur Axel Voss for a Publisher’s Right

Guaranteeing the legal protection of investment in quality journalism is long overdue. EMMA, ENPA, EPC and NME welcome the support…

Press releases, March 21, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: News Media Europe concerned about scope of the European Commission’s proposed digital tax

News Media Europe warns policy makers of the unintended consequences the Digital Taxation proposal might have. While the proposal aims…

Press releases, November 10, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: News Media Europe reappoints its Presidency and Board

At its General Assembly on 9 November in Brussels, News Media Europe reappointed its Presidency and its Board. Fernando de…

Press releases, July 11, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: News Media Europe welcomes today’s votes on Article 11 from the European Parliament’s Culture (CULT) and Industry & Research (ITRE) committees

Brussels, 11 July 2017 On 11 July, the European Parliament’s Culture (CULT) and Industry & Research (ITRE) committees voted on…