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Italy's Agcom proposes merger with data protection authority

Wednesday 23 January 2019 | 09:45 CET | News
Merging Italy's communications watchdog Agcom and data protection authority Garante Privacy would mark an important step in the process of building a regulated market for the use of data, according to Agcom commissioner Antonio Nicita. In a speech given at a conference organised by University of Naples Federico II, the commissioner said merging the two entities would allow them to "exert greater 'contractual' power and moral suasion over global platforms".

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