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EC sticks to cuts in roaming charges - report

Tuesday 3 September 2013 | 10:41 CET | News
Roaming charges will be abolished in the EU, according to the latest draft proposal seen by the Wall Street Journal. While Reuters earlier reported that the plans to scrap roaming charges had been removed from the proposed telecom single-market package, the WSJ has now found it was only the wholesale price caps that were removed. The EC still wants to end higher retail prices for roaming, and plans to encourage operators to form cross-border alliances to offer customers roaming packages. According to the draft proposals seen by the WSJ, the cross-border bundles would allow consumers to use

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