The European Data Protection Board published its opinion (154), which has been taken into consideration in the preparation of this Decision.
The European Parliament has adopted a resolution on a digital trade strategy that calls on the Commission to prioritise and speed up the adoption of adequacy decisions with important trading partners under the conditions laid down in Regulation (EU) 2016/679, as an important mechanism to safeguard the transfer of personal data from the European Union (155). The European Parliament has also adopted a resolution on the adequacy of the protection of personal data afforded by Japan (156).
The measures provided for in this Decision are in accordance with the opinion of the Committee established under Article 93(1) of the GDPR,