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Belgian regulator takes action against prepaid violations

Monday 20 March 2017 | 10:36 CET | News
The Belgian regulator BIPT has taken action against four mobile providers already for not respecting the new rules on registering prepaid customers. A spokesman told news agency Belga that four complaints had been filed with the Brussels prosecutor. This follows a report by broadcaster VTM that it was still possible to buy and activate prepaid cards in shops without going through the registration process. Belgian telecom minister Alexander de Cross issued a statement saying the violations were "completely unacceptable" and warned providers that further violations would lead to heavy fines,

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: BIPT / Carrefour / Lycamobile
Countries: Belgium
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