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Austrian mobile operators oppose EU roaming plans

Tuesday 17 September 2013 | 20:39 CET | News
Austrian mobile operators are sceptical about EU plans to abolish roaming fees, arguing that this is a disservice to consumer as Austria also has very low end user prices due to strong market competition. Mobile lobby group FMK warned that the plans could result in price increases for customers, and stagnant network quality infrastructure, especially in mountainous areas. The group also warned that any loss in revenue would threaten both investment and jobs in Austria.

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