Hungary launches internet consumer protection website

Thursday 20 August 2015 | 13:57 CET | News
Hungary's telecommunications authority NMHH launched szelessav.net, a consumer protection website where customers can check their download and upload speeds as well as find out other pieces of information about internet services offered by ISPs in Hungary. The data is meant to help consumers more consciously choose their ISP service and verify if the quality parameters from their subscription are met. The website is also expected to boost competition in the market.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Categories: Internet
Countries: Hungary
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Over half of Hungarian internet users dissatisfied with internet telephony

Published 16 Aug 2019 14:05 CET | Hungary
Hungary's telecom authority NMHH announced that measurements of its broadband comparison portal, Szelessav.net, show that 58 ...

Hungarian regulator attracts 1,000 visitors per day to speed tool

Published 25 Aug 2017 07:43 CET | Hungary
Over the past two years, 2.3 million measurements were made on the Hungarian regulator NMHH's broadband measurement tool, free of ...

Hungary adopts new rules on telecom contracts

Published 01 Dec 2015 10:56 CET | Hungary
Hungarian regulator NMHH confirmed the application of new customer contract rules for the telecom sector from 01 December. The ...

Hungary authority promotes consumer protection portal

Published 23 Nov 2015 08:37 CET | Hungary
Hungary's telecommunications authority NMHH launched a contest aimed at readers of its szelessav.net consumer protection website ...

Hungary revises universal service regulation 

Published 02 Nov 2015 15:16 CET | Hungary
Hungary's telecommunications authority NMHH announced new universal service regulations entered into force from 1 November. The ...

Half of Hungary's internet users have medium digital skills

Published 10 Aug 2015 11:15 CET | Hungary
Approximately 20 percent of Hungary's adult internet users have low digital competences in the field of internet usage, 43 ...

Hungary promotes safe use of internet via TV advert

Published 14 Jun 2015 18:43 CET | Hungary
The National Media and Infocommunications Authority (NMHH) has created a Hungarian version of a German TV commercial promoting ...

Hungary's internet taxes may be lowered from 2016

Published 13 May 2015 16:29 CET | Hungary
Hungary's taxes imposed on internet use may be lowered from the start of 2016, writes local publication Hungarrymatters.hu citing ...

Hungary to lower VAT on internet subscriptions - report

Published 11 May 2015 13:08 CET | Hungary
The VAT rate on Hungarian operators internet subscriptions may be lowered from 27 percent to 18 percent from January 2016, ...

Magyar Telekom to expand fixed broadband internet

Published 02 Apr 2015 16:24 CET | Hungary
Hungarian operator Magyar Telekom is planning to extend its high-speed broadband internet network to an additional 440,000 ...

UPC Hungary launches Freedom mobile internet plans

Published 18 Mar 2015 15:28 CET | Hungary
UPC Hungary introduced the UPC Freedom mobile internet tariffs for residential as well as business users. The mobile plans offer ...

Calendar   /   Industry Events

19 Oct Tele2 Q3 2021
19 Oct A1 Telekom Austria Q3 2021
19 Oct Iridium Q3 2021
19 Oct Netflix Q3 2021
19 Oct America Movil Q3 2021
19 Oct Ericsson Q3 2021
19 Oct Pixel Fall Launch
19 Oct Arm DevSummit
20 Oct Verizon Q3 2021
20 Oct Crown Castle Q3
20 Oct Elisa Q3 results
20 Oct Bango strategy day
20 Oct Samsung Unpacked Part 2
21 Oct Telenor Q3 2021
21 Oct Digi Q3 2021
21 Oct Grameenphone Q3 2021
21 Oct Orange Belgium Q3 2021
21 Oct Intel Q3
21 Oct Telia Q3 results
21 Oct Snap Q3
21 Oct AT&T Q3 2021
22 Oct Doro Q3 results
25 Oct Facebook Q3
25 Oct Dtac Q3 2021
25 Oct Calix Q3 2021
26 Oct F5 Networks fiscal Q4
26 Oct SK hynix Q3
26 Oct Orange group Q3 2021
26 Oct MediaTek Q3
26 Oct Twitter Q3 2021
::: More Calendar Items