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Belgian govt tightens regulation of premium SMS services

Friday 30 March 2018 | 09:18 CET | News
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The Belgian government has announced plans to tighten regulation of third-party premium SMS and m-commerce services. The telecom regulator BIPT will enforce the rules and can impose fines of up to 5 percent of revenues for violations. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: BIPT
Countries: Belgium
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