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TECH 21 May 2015 | 2:00 PM

Firms to face stiffer fines for breaking EU's "right to be forgotten" rules

Firms such as Google and Microsoft will face stiffer fines if they violate Europe's "right to be forgotten" online rules, according to a draft text agreed by European Union ambassadors on Wednesday, diplomatic sources said.

TECH 10 Jun 2015 | 11:19 AM

Audi CEO's privacy appeal takes aim at Google's car push

Volkswagen's Audi will take a stringent line on guarding customers' data, the carmaker's chief executive said, in a thinly veiled swipe at new rival Google Inc.

TECH 01 Jul 2015 | 3:36 PM

Two Uber execs to go on trial in France

Two executives from the California-based Uber will face trial in France on Sept 30, the Paris public prosecutor said, as part of a French crackdown on what the government calls an illegal taxi service.

TECH 06 Jul 2015 | 7:00 AM

Partnering with Silicon Valley

Will being connected allow our privacy to be breached and give rise to security issues?

TECH 07 Sep 2015 | 1:00 PM

EU, US clinch data-sharing deal for security, terrorism cases: document

The European Union and the US have clinched a deal protecting personal data shared for law enforcement purposes such as terrorism investigations, according to a document seen by Reuters.

TECH 22 Sep 2015 | 11:36 AM

France rejects Google appeal on cleaning up search results globally

French data privacy regulators took a step towards sanctioning Google by rejecting the company's request to drop a case against it for refusing to clean up information from its search engine results.

TECH 29 Sep 2015 | 12:23 PM

US urges EU court not to scrap data pact, criticises adviser

The United States criticised an EU judicial opinion that called into question the Safe Harbour transatlantic data privacy system and Washington urged European judges to reach a different conclusion.

TECH 06 Oct 2015 | 4:43 PM

Top EU Court says that US-EU data transfer deal is invalid

A system enabling data transfers from the European Union to the United States by thousands of companies is invalid, the highest EU court said on Tuesday in a landmark ruling.

TECH 20 Oct 2015 | 4:58 PM

Tiny Irish data agency in the spotlight over Facebook case

With an office above a grocery shop and a staff of just 50, Ireland’s data privacy authority makes an unlikely watchdog for hundreds of millions of European web users.

TECH 26 Oct 2015 | 1:46 PM

Europe's top privacy watchdog calls on firms to curb US data transfers

Europe's top data privacy watchdog called on firms to limit transfers of Europeans' personal data to the United States, sounding a warning after a court struck down a pact between the regions over concerns about US government surveillance.