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16th December 2020

IFPI statement on the European Commission’s Digital Services Act

Commenting on the publication of the Digital Services Act Frances Moore, Chief Executive of IFPI, said:

“We strongly support the European Commission’s goal to ensure greater accountability and transparency of digital services and to introduce effective obligations to tackle illegal content online.

“This proposal represents an important starting point and we look forward to working with the European Parliament and the Council to ensure the legislation fulfils its vital goal.”

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Today our colleagues in Mumbai @IndianMusicorg have launched their International Top 20 Singles Chart, a great milestone for music in India and an important step in the development of further charts to capture the full extent of India’s unique music culture and growing market

The efforts to combat the music industry’s “unfortunate blight” of streaming manipulation have fallen to a woman unafraid of battle: IFPI's Melissa Morgia. #RSFutureOfMusic https://rol.st/2U30pax

The BPI today reports that the consumption of British music worldwide generated £519.7 million in export earnings in 2020 – an increase of 6% on 2019 & the highest figure recorded since 2000, thanks largely to music streaming. 🇬🇧

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