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Netherlands wants more time to reach roaming agreement

Wednesday 17 December 2014 | 15:24 CET | News
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The EU telecom ministers' meeting 27 November did not result in any agreements, the Dutch minister told parliament. The ministers and EU commissioner Gunther Oettinger discussed various ongoing issues, such as the directive on access to government websites and the directive on network and information security. Negotiations over the telecom package are blocked by the issues of roaming and net neutrality. 

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