Europeans promote cultural digital library

BRUSSELS, March 27 (UPI) -- The European Commission Monday held its first high-level meeting on digital libraries to discuss how cultural heritage can be made available online.

EU presses for broadband's way forward

WASHINGTON, March 22 (UPI) -- Great as the World Wide Web may be as a source of entertainment and information, it's not enough for people to go online. Rather, Internet access is only truly
SHIHOKO GOTO, UPI Senior Business Correspondent

EC to move on lowering phone roam rates

BRUSSELS, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- The European Commission plans to announce legislative steps to lower the roaming charges wireless phones users pay for international calls.

Net domain .eu opens for biz Dec. 7

BRUSSELS, Dec. 1 (UPI) -- The European Union's new .eu Internet domain opens Dec. 7, the EUobserver reported Thursday.

Analysis: EU, U.S. slug it out in cyberspace

BRUSSELS, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- It is not every day that world leaders have either the time or inclination to discuss the finer points of Internet domain name control.

EU site lists wireless roaming charges

BRUSSELS, Oct. 4 (UPI) -- Europeans now have a concise Web site they can use to avoid the pitfalls of roaming charges while using their cell phones on the road.

EU cracks down on cell-phone prices

BRUSSELS, July 11 (UPI) -- The European Commission is ready to force EU cell-phone companies to lower prices on international roaming.

EU combats 'spam' with Asia

BRUSSELS, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- The European Union and Asia agreed to fight spam and promote international anti-spam efforts during a conference in London.
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Viviane Reding (born 27 April 1951 in Esch-sur-Alzette) is a Luxembourg politician, currently serving as European Commissioner for Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship. Before starting a professional career as a journalist for the leading newspaper in Luxembourg, the Luxemburger Wort, she obtained a doctorate in human sciences at the Sorbonne. From 1986 to 1998, she was President of the Luxembourg Union of Journalists. On November 27, 2009, she was upgraded in the "Barroso II Commission" to Vice-President responsible for Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship, and is affiliated with the European People's Party (EPP).

She is divorced and has three children.

She started her political career in 1979, as a Member of the Luxembourg Parliament and held the following positions:

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