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European Parliament approves net neutrality, end to roaming

Tuesday 27 October 2015 | 15:08 CET | News
The European Parliament has approved the Telecom Single Market legislation, opening the way to an end to roaming surcharges from mid-2017 and protection for net neutrality across the EU. The MEPs approved the text without any amendments to the legislation approved by the EU Council earlier this month, allowing the bill to become law after its publication in the Official Journal in the coming days. Under the new law, mobile operators will no longer be able to charge extra for calls, texts or data when roaming in the EU and EEA countries from 15 June 2017. The concept of 'roam like home' will

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