Kamp notes little backing for NL position on net neutrality

Wednesday 10 June 2015 | 15:06 CET | News
A ban on zero-rating, where operators waive data charges for certain services, such as Spotify or Facebook, does not seem feasible, Dutch Minister of Economic Affairs Henk Kamp wrote to the Lower House of Parliament. Kamp and his EU counterparts will meet on 12 June to talk about roaming and net neutrality. The Dutch government does not support the compromise proposal on net neutrality, but is satisfied with the agreements made on roaming. Zero-rating is forbidden in the Netherlands, as defined in the country's Telecommunications Act. The ministry would like a similar (positive) ban for

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Companies: Europese Commissie
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