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Berec advises against ending roaming charges in near term

Thursday 18 December 2014 | 13:40 CET | News
Berec, the body of EU telecom regulators, has given its advice on the proposed changes to roaming regulation, saying it's not feasible at this time to eliminate roaming surcharges. The European Parliament passed legislation in April calling for an end to roaming fees by the end of 2015. The European Commission subsequently asked Berec for advice, to facilitate discussions between Parliament and the EU Council on a final version of the legislation. Several EU states, notably those in the south where operators have a higher proportion of roaming income, have questioned whether the charges can

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Countries: Europe
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