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EC wants structural fix for roaming market, more price cuts

Wednesday 6 July 2011 | 11:46 CET | News
The European Commission has proposed increased regulation of mobile roaming in the EU, including more price cuts on voice and SMS, new retail price caps on data services and requirements for operators to open up their networks for competitors to offer alternative roaming services. The EC said its latest report on the roaming regulations found that prices remain "stubbornly close" to the existing retail price caps. In order to bring roaming prices closer to domestic rates and improve competition, the EC proposed a structural remedy requiring mobile operators to offer wholesale access at

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