EU mobile operators face roaming allowance pressure

A European Union (EU) document, seen by Reuters, proposes that Europe’s mobile operators will have to offer their customers at least 100MB of data a year, at domestic rates, before they can charge additional roaming fees. It’s a step up …

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EC’s Ansip urges Europe to up app efforts

Two weeks before the European Commission (EC) presents its long-term strategy for building a digital single market, EC vice president for the digital single market, Andrus Ansip, warned Europe needs to up its app production game, which is growing but “at …

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EC’s Ansip calls roaming compromise “a joke”; pushes on spectrum, net neutrality

Andrus Ansip (pictured), the European Commission’s vice-president for the digital single market, laid into Europe’s national governments for not supporting the complete abolition of roaming fees, scoffing at the compromise position adopted by the council of ministers earlier this month. …

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EC expresses concern over ‘single market’ progress

The European Commission’s vice president for the digital single market, Andrus Ansip, said he is “worried” about the direction that negotiations over the Telecoms Single Market package have taken in the European Council, where member states appear divided on the …

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