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Dutch govt rules out early cut in Benelux roaming charges

Wednesday 11 November 2015 | 10:42 CET | News
The Dutch government has ruled out ending roaming charges in the Benelux earlier than the EU deadline of 15 June 2017. In a briefing to parliament, Dutch economic affairs minister Henk Kamp said it was neither realistic nor desirable to scrap the roaming surcharges earlier in the region. Any local cut in the charges would have to be in line with the EU's regulations, but the European Commission is still working on the exact terms for the new roaming regulations. It's not expected to complete the work until late 2016, leaving little time to implement a Benelux agreement. The Dutch parliament

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