• 08-FEB-2017

Free up platform economy as springboard for SMEs

Successful European online platform startups like Spotify and Booking.com called for less regulation but a level playing field to encourage more success stories. They spoke at a hearing where Henna Virkkunen, Krišjānis Kariņš and other EPP Group MEPs joined with European Commission Vice-President Jiri Katainen sounded them out as they consider what actions to take at an EU level to encourage European platforms.