Berec opposes ETNO net charging proposal

Thursday 15 November 2012 | 10:37 CET | News
EU regulator Berec has come out against the proposal by operator industry group ETNO to implement a mechanism for online content providers to contribute to the cost of carrying their traffic over telecom networks. ETNO's proposal will be discussed at the ITU regulatory conference next month. Based on its own market analysis in terms of net neutrality, Berec said it would inappropriate to include such rules in the ITU treaty, which is only amended every 25 years, as it could limit the development of the internet and access to services. While ETNO has said its proposals are only intended to lay

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Companies: Berec / ETNO / ITU
Countries: Europe / World
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