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Europe seeks alignment with US on tech issues ahead of first trade council meeting – Source CNET Tech


Europe’s Margrethe Vestager is familiar with handling the thorniest tech issues.

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The US and Europe may soon be more in sync on tech issues, with the first meeting of the newly formed US-EU Trade & Technology Council due to take place Wednesday in Pittsburgh. In the run-up to the meeting, Margrethe Vestager, the European Competition Commissioner and VP of the EU’s digital project, expressed her hopes for the two powers to find alignment in areas including competition, AI and taxation.

Vestager, who spoke Tuesday at Vox’s…

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