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Berec to update net neutrality guidelines for zero-rating cases

Thursday 13 December 2018 | 12:50 CET | News
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The EU's net neutrality regulation and the guidelines to regulators issued by Berec are working well, according to an evaluation by Berec, the assembly of national telecom regulators in the EU. However, the regulators agreed that more clarification is needed in certain areas, such as zero rating, and updated guidance will be issued in 2019. 

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