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Spain's Digi Mobil authorised to apply EU roaming surcharges

Thursday 23 November 2017 | 14:31 CET | News
Spanish communications regulator CNMC has authorised MVNO Digi Mobil to opt out of the roam-like-at-home requirement in the EU on grounds of economic viability. However, the watchdog said Digi Mobil would only be allowed to apply surcharges for roaming throughout the continent over a period of 12 months and at a lower rate than requested. Starting 01 January 2018 the MVNO will be allowed to apply a maximum roaming charge of EUR 0.0179 a minute for outgoing calls, EUR 0.01 per SMS sent and EUR 0.0034 per MB of data. In the event Digimobil wants to continue to apply surcharges after 12 months,

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Digi Mobil
Countries: Spain
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