The European Commission is launching consultations on how to improve the conditions for people working for tech platforms. The likes of ride-sharing apps and food delivery sites are set to come under increased scrutiny.
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Around one in 10 people on the bloc's labor market have got work through digital platforms, such as Uber or Deliveroo, but many miss out on workers rights.
The European Union has finally decided to hold internet companies responsible for their contents and to remove some of their absolute power over the market. DW’s Bernd Riegert predicts a long battle in the courts.
The Red Cross has decried the politicization of the pandemic, warning that the "divisive" responses by leaders in countries such as Brazil and the United States was taking its toll. Follow DW for the latest.
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