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MEPs approve updated telecom rules, add price cap on long-distance calls

Tuesday 3 October 2017 | 13:32 CET | News
The European Parliament's Committee on Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE) has approved an updated version of the proposed Electronic Communications Code, announcing that the revised rules will give citizens better access to telephone and internet networks. In a statement, the parliament said one of the measures committee MEPs agreed on is a requirement for EU operators to justify the charging of additional fees to users calling from mobiles or landlines to another EU member state. The vote to cap call charges between member states at the price of domestic calls follows the abolition of

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