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PTS tells Telia to change zero-rated social media offer

Thursday 8 December 2016 | 11:47 CET | News
Swedish postal and telecoms regulator PTS said it will issue an injunction ordering Telia Company to comply with rules on zero-rated internet traffic. PTS said that under EU regulations, all web traffic must be treated equally, once consumers have used up all the data included in their subscription.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 3 Sweden
Countries: Sweden
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