Dutch govt backs EC plan on cross-border OTT services

Tuesday 26 January 2016 | 11:06 CET | News
The Dutch government supports the European Commission's proposal to allow consumers take their digital content subscriptions over the border in the EU. The EC proposal from December 2015 would allow subscribers to video, music, games and other digital services to access the same content when they travel to other EU countries, rather than face the geo-blocking commonly used today due to national licensing agreements. The Dutch government presented its position in a summary of the proposal to the lower house of parliament. It supports the plan as strengthening the digital internal market is a

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