March 2019

Germany Launches 5G Auction Amidst Huawei Row

Multi-billion-euro auction goes ahead in spite of a legal challenge by operators over service requirements and US pressure to ban Chinese equipment vendors from next-generation networks

Evil parliament (c) pisaphotography, Shutterstock 2014

MPs Call For Tax On Social Media Companies

Parliament group calls for regulations to tackle harmful social effects of ‘Wild West’ online environment, in the latest sign of a tightening regulatory landscape for internet firms