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Polish regulator outs discontent with EC roaming rules

Wednesday 14 December 2016 | 12:54 CET | News
The European Commission's proposal on fair-use rules for roaming passed the EU's Communications Committee with the support of only 12 countries, according to a statement from the Polish telecoms regulator UKE. Cocom voted on 12 December on the proposal, but did not hold its customary debrief after. The approval of the proposal was announced in a short statement from the European Commission. Polish regulator UKE informed that Poland abstained from voting, along with eight other countries, due to problems with the EC's proposal.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: European Commission
Countries: Europe / Poland
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