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EU institutions meet to discuss wholesale roaming compromise

Wednesday 18 January 2017 | 10:37 CET | News
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The European Commission, Parliament and member states are meeting 18 January to try and reach a compromise on new wholesale roaming price caps. The Commission said it's leading the trilogue talks, while it will be up to the Parliament and member states to reach a final agreement. The Commission said it hopes for a quick agreement, in order to give operators time to prepare for the end to retail roaming surcharges in June. The EU institutions have already reached an agreement on fair-use rules for 'roam like home', but are still far apart on the level of wholesale rates, particularly for data

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