EU Council approves new roaming rules

Wednesday 30 May 2012 | 11:51 CET | News
The EU Council of ministers has approved the new regulations passed by parliament earlier this month, allowing lower rates to take effect from 01 July. The roaming regulations should be be published in the EU Official Journal of 30 June. In addition to extending wholesale and retail regulation of roaming prices, the new legislation adds structural measures aimed at opening up the roaming market to new service providers and expanding consumer choice. The regulation also lays down rules aimed at increasing price transparency and improving the provision of information on charges to roaming

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