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Finland opposes Council proposal on wholesale roaming prices

Thursday 1 December 2016 | 10:40 CET | News
The Finnish Ministry of Communications said it's opposed to the EU Council proposal on wholesale roaming rates and will call for lower prices at the ministerial meeting planned for 02 December. Minister Anne Berner will represent Finland at the European Union Telecommunications Council meeting in Brussels, where EU member states are expected to agree on a general approach to regulating wholesale roaming. The ministry said in a statement that the Slovak Presidency's proposal for a gradually decreasing price ceiling for data starting next summer, from EUR 0.01 per MB to EUR 0.05 by summer 2021,

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