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T-Mobile NL starts separate handset pricing

Tuesday 13 January 2015 | 10:50 CET | News
T-Mobile Netherlands has started charging separately for mobile phones and service plans. The change follows a ruling by the Dutch High Court last year that said bundled sales of phones and services are a form of consumer credit. The financial services regulator AFM is still working on the new rules for the sector to reflect the ruling. T-Mobile first announced in November 2014, at the Telecompaper Mobiel conference, that it planned to switch to the new form of pricing. Its new 'Stel Samen & Stel Bij' subscriptions will be available from 19 January. Customers can sign a separate contract to

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: T-Mobile Netherlands
Countries: Netherlands
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