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Ansip calls for compromise in final talks on roaming prices

Tuesday 31 January 2017 | 11:31 CET | News
The EU's main institutions are set to hammer out a compromise on wholesale roaming rates on 31 January. EU digital agenda commissioner Andrus Ansip called on MEPs and the member states to reach an agreement, in order to ensure the EU meets its promise to end all roaming surcharges from June, Reuters reports.

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