EIBF APPLAUDS TRADE UNIONS FOR RALLYING LEADING ADVOCATES AT THE AMAZON SYMPOSIUM

On Monday, 2nd December 2019, the European & International Booksellers Federation (EIBF) was delighted to participate in the first-ever “Symposium on Amazon’s unchecked power”.

EIBF WELCOMES THE CONFIRMATION OF THE NEW COMMISSION

The European & International Booksellers Federation – EIBF – warmly welcomes the outcome of yesterday’s vote at the European Parliament, confirming the von der Leyen Commission.

EIBF WELCOMES THE ECOFIN UNANIMOUS DECISION ON REDUCED VAT RATES FOR E-PUBLICATIONS

The European & International Booksellers Federation – EIBF – warmly welcomes the unanimous decision of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council (Ecofin) of 2 October, which will allow Member States who so wish to apply reduced rates of VAT to electronic publications, including e-books

FRANCOISE DUBRUILLE WILL BE STEPPING DOWN FROM HER POSITION AS EIBF DIRECTOR ON 18 APRIL 2019, AFTER AN 18-YEAR CAREER WITH EIBF

Discussing her decision, Fran Dubruille said she has “very much enjoyed” her time with EIBF, but added that this was the right moment to move on and concentrate on other projects.

UK SOCIALIST BOOKSHOP ATTACKED BY FAR-RIGHT PROTESTERS: EIBF FULLY SUPPORTS THE BOOKSELLERS ASSOCIATION OF THE UK & IRELAND STATEMENT

Last Sunday, far-right protesters attacked Bookmarks Bookshop, UK largest socialist bookshop, located in Bloomsbury Street.

JEAN-LUC TREUTENAERE APPOINTED EIBF CO-PRESIDENT FOR A SECOND MANDATE

The European and International Booksellers Federation – EIBF – is delighted to announce that its former co-President, Jean-Luc Treutenaere, has been appointed for a second mandate starting as of mid-May.

EUROPEAN AND INTERNATIONAL BOOKSELLERS EXPRESS THEIR SOLIDARITY TO PARISIAN COLLEAGUES AND POPULATION

EIBF wish to express its solidarity to Parisian colleagues and the French population. Say co-Presidents Kyra Dreher and Fabian Paagman: “ Our thoughts are with all of the Parisians and French people.

European Commission’s consultation on further corporate tax transparency – EIBF Contribution

From the 17.06.2015 to the 09.09.2015, the European Commission conducted a public consultation on further corporate tax transparency. All sectors of society were invited to contribute to this consultation with an emphasis on those with an expertise in the taxation field.

The European Commission’s consultation on further corporate tax transparency – EIBF Contribution

Between the 17th of June and the 9th of September, 2015, the European Commission conducted a public consultation on expanding corporate tax transparency in the EU. Citizens, organisations and public authorities had the chance to voice their opinions.

European Commission’s e-commerce consultation – EIBF Contribution

From 12.06.2015 to 03.09.2015 the European Commission conducted a consultation on “contract rules for online purchases of digital content and tangible goods” by sending a questionnaire to various stakeholders concerned by the matter.

The European Commission’s consultation on contract rules for online purchases of digital content and tangible goods – EIBF Contribution

From 12.06.2015 to 03.09.2015, the European Commission conducted a public consultation “on contract rules for online purchases of digital content and tangible goods”, asking for contributions from organisations related to the fields of civil justice matters, internal market and consumer protectio

EIBF CONDEMNS THE ABOMINABLE ATTACK AGAINST CHARLIE HEBDO

The EIBF regards with horror the unspeakable attack perpetrated against Charlie Hebdo in Paris.