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Ansip criticises EU members delay on roaming

Wednesday 18 February 2015 | 10:10 CET | News
EU member states have come under criticism from Digital Single Market Commissioner Andrus Ansip for resisting efforts to end surcharges for mobile roaming. EU members are pushing for an end to roaming charges no earlier than 2018, so that operators have time to adjust. "I'm waiting for the abolition of roaming surcharges, but I'm afraid (the European) Council is not ambitious enough today," Ansip told Reuters. The European Parliament voted last year to end roaming fees within the EU by the end of 2015. The legislation still needs approval by member states in the EU Council. However, countries

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