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T-Mobile US wins FCC support in roaming price disputes

Friday 19 December 2014 | 09:16 CET | News
T-Mobile US has won a ruling from the FCC over the costs of roaming on its bigger rivals' networks. The Federal Communications Commission said it would grant a petition from T-Mobile and would compare proposed roaming rates with other prices during disputes over the contracts, Bloomberg reported. T-Mobile said it was an important step to promote competition. Verizon called the FCC's decision "deeply troubling". According to the operator, the FCC "has changed a fundamental wireless rule in ways that discourage investment and unfairly advantage one company over others". AT&T said it strongly

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: FCC / T-Mobile US / Verizon
Countries: United States
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