0
Wireless

Agcom to monitor Italian operators' roaming offers

Tuesday 31 May 2016 | 10:59 CET | News
Italian communications regulator Agcom has announced that it will take steps to ensure all Italian telecoms operators abide by the new EC roaming rates that entered into force on 30 April. The watchdog pledged to take "appropriate measures to ensure full compliance with Community rules and the highest degree of protection for Italian consumers" after Italian user rights association ADUC accused TIM (Telecom Italia) and Wind of ignoring the new cap on roaming charges. According to ADUC, TIM's 'Europa Daily Basic' tariff could end up costing the user EUR 3 for a single call and a further EUR 3

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Telecom Italia / TIM / Wind
Countries: Italy
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Agcom tells TIM, Vodafone, Lycamobile to enforce EU roaming

Published 31 Jul 2017 09:48 CET | Italy
Italian communications regulator Agcom has formally called on the operators Telecom Italia (TIM) and Vodafone to ensure full ...

Agcom fines 3 Italia, Wind over EU roaming fees

Published 02 Feb 2017 11:21 CET | Italy
Italian communications regulator Agcom has fined Wind and 3 Italia EUR 258,000 for overcharging clients for roaming services in ...

Italian regulator slashes phone prices for disabled users

Published 31 Jan 2017 09:34 CET | Italy
Italian telecommunications regulator Agcom has announced a number of measures aimed at significantly reducing the price of fixed ...

Italian regulator launches mobile speed testing tool

Published 31 Oct 2016 09:32 CET | Italy
Italy's telecommunications regulator AgCom has announced the launch of a newly improved mobile internet speed testing tool. The ...

Italy's Agcom to impose greater tariff transparency

Published 22 Jul 2016 11:51 CET | Italy
Italian communications regulator Agcom said it has adopted new measures on price transparency and consumer protection aimed at ...

Italy's Agcom announces EU roaming limits

Published 09 Jun 2016 11:06 CET | Italy
Italian communications regulator Agcom has established the maximum surcharges applicable by the country's operators for roaming ...

Italy's Agcom orders TIM and Wind to adjust roaming offers

Published 03 Jun 2016 10:05 CET | Italy
Italian communications regulator Agcom has ordered TIM (Telecom Italia) and Wind to adjust two of their roaming offers to take ...

Agcom, Unioncamere renew dispute resolution agreement

Published 24 May 2016 13:50 CET | Italy
Italian communications regulator Agcom and chambers of commerce association Unioncamere have renewed their agreement to cooperate ...

Telecom Italia suspends landline price hike

Published 18 Apr 2016 08:41 CET | Italy
Telecom Italia has announced the suspension of the new pricing for its TIM Voce (TIM Voice) residential landline service, due to ...

AgCom blocks Telecom Italia's landline price hike

Published 04 Apr 2016 09:18 CET | Italy
Italy's communications regulator AgCom has rejected Telecom Italia's plan to apply a 300 percent increase to the price of basic ...

Agcom names new secretary general

Published 28 Mar 2016 09:19 CET | Italy
Italian regulator Agcom has appointed Riccardo Capecchi as its secretary general from 01 April. Capedecchi is a former MD of ...

Vodafone Italy fined for charging for unwanted services

Published 17 Mar 2016 10:54 CET | Italy
Italy's communications regulator AgCom said it fined Vodafone EUR 1 million for charging customers for services they hadn't asked ...

Telecom Italia fined EUR 2 mln for flat-rate migration

Published 02 Mar 2016 09:42 CET | Italy
Italy's communications regulator AgCom has fined Telecom Italia EUR 2 million for failing to heed the formal warning it issued ...

EC sets roaming price cap for incoming calls

Published 17 Dec 2015 10:34 CET | Europe
The European Commission has set the cap on roaming charges for incoming calls, part of the new roaming regulation passed this ...