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Portuguese NGOs urge Anacom to block zero-rating offers

Tuesday 24 April 2018 | 11:25 CET | News
Thirteen civil society organisations (NGOs) have submitted a complaint to Portugal's National Communications Authority (Anacom), urging the regulator to prohibit so-called zero-rating offers. According to Thomas Lohninger, Executive Director of epicenter.works, a member organisation of European Digital Rights (EDRi), Portugal has the "worst net neutrality violations in Europe". 

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Companies: Anacom / Facebook / Google
Countries: Portugal
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