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Dutch consumers union criticises high non-EU roaming prices

Tuesday 26 April 2016 | 10:18 CET | News
The Dutch consumers union has called on mobile operators to explain the "sky high" charges for roaming outside the EU. While the cost of roaming has fallen sharply in the EU in recent years thanks to regulation by the European Commission, Dutch consumers are paying much more for the services outside the EU. The prices vary considerably per operator. For example, a KPN customer pays EUR 2.50 per MB for data roaming in the US, while Tele2 customers pay four times that. Add-on bundles for roaming outside the EU offer little savings, the Consumentenbond said. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Consumentenbond / KPN / Tele2
Countries: Netherlands
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