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Competition in the markets in telecommunications terminals
The purpose of the European Commission's Directive 88/301/EEC is to liberalise the markets in telecommunications terminal equipment. It provides for the ...
EU Telecommunications Contacts
Services or networks that transmit communications electronically, whether it is wireless or fixed, carrying data or voice, Internet based or circuit switched, ...
eCommunications - Legislation in Force
eTEN is the European Community Programme designed to help the deployment of telecommunication networks based services (e-services) with a trans-European ...
With more mobility for citizens in Europe it is seen as increasingly important that access to essential services does not depend on ‘local knowledge’. ...
EU Roaming Regulation - guide
30 June 2008 was the anniversary of the EU Roaming Regulation, which entered into force on 30 June 2007. Since then, the introduction of the Eurotariff has led ...
For a decade, the EU has worked to reduce the surcharges that telecoms operators imposed on their customers each time they crossed a border while using their ...
Infringement proceedings under EU telecoms rules - guide
The European Commission's new round of infringement proceedings under the EU telecoms rules: What are the issues?
Electronic communication is a true success story for the EU. Since national telecoms markets were opened up to competition in 1998, users and consumers have ...
According to the Roaming Regulation, mobile operators should have offered customers a Eurotariff by 30 July 2007. This tariff shall be activated no later than ...
Regulatory framework for telecoms in the EU today
The EU legal framework for regulating telecommunications services has been developed with the aim of developing a better-functioning internal market for ...
Revision of the EU Financial Framework 2007-2013 - Q&A
The European Commission on 19 September adopted a Communication to ensure that the European satellite radionavigation programmes (EGNOS and Galileo) continue, ...
Wireless broadband on GSM frequencies - briefing
The path has been cleared for a new generation of mobile services in Europe with the publication in the EU's Official Journal of new measures that allow 3G ...
Implementation and enforcement of EU Telecoms rules
The liberalisation of the European telecommunications market from 1998 has brought more competition to the markets, and in turn brought major benefits to ...
According to the EU Roaming Regulation, mobile operators should have offered customers a Eurotariff by 30 July 2007. This tariff shall be activated no later ...
EU cuts the cost of texting and mobile data services abroad - briefing
As of today, sending a text message from abroad in the EU costs a maximum EUR 0.11, almost three times cheaper than the previous EU average of EUR 0.28 (excl. ...
Mobile Satellite Services in Europe - briefing
A competition for providers of communication services via satellite across Europe was launched on 7 August by the European Commission. Satellite operators will ...
EU harmonisation of mobile phone chargers - briefing
Incompatibility of chargers for mobile phones is a major inconvenience for users and also leads to unnecessary waste. Therefore, the Commission has requested ...
Proposals for Reform
The European Commission’s proposals for the review of the telecoms framework are the result of two years of consultations with stakeholders, with national ...
Radio spectrum is the essential natural resource for wireless connections and innovation in Europe. It underpins wireless communications like Wi-Fi or mobile ...
Reforming EU telecom rules
The current rules which govern the telecoms sector in the EU were agreed in 2002. In this fast-developing sector, the regulatory framework needed to be ...
Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) in Europe: steps towards a policy framework - European Commission Communication COM(2007)96 final
EU crackdown of ringtone scams - guide
The European Commission announced on 17 July the results of an EU-wide investigation into websites offering mobile phone services such as ring-tones and ...
International Mobile Roaming : how will new 'Eurotariffs' reduce cost of using a mobile phone in the European Union?
The European Union (EU) Regulation on international mobile roaming comes into force in the 27 EU Member States at the end of this week, meaning that consumers ...
Cost of roaming texts, calls and data services to fall from 1 July - briefing
A text message sent from abroad in the EU will cost no more than EUR 0.11 as of 1 July, instead of EUR 0.28 today. The times when consumers had to expect "bill ...
13th Progress Report on the Single European Telecoms Market 2007 - guide
Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands and Sweden are world leaders in broadband deployment with penetration rates over 30 per cent at the end of 2007, says the ...
High price of SMS & data roaming in the EU - guide
The 2.5 billion text messages sent every year by roaming customers in the EU cost over 10 times more than domestic short messages (SMS), show figures released ...
EU Telecoms: Article 7 procedure, role of Commission and impact of the EU Telecoms Reform - guide
The European Court of Auditors' 2006 Annual Report, punlished on 13 November 2007, identified some improvements, particularly in agricultural spending, ...
EU Telecoms Reform package 2007 - Frequently Asked Questions
The European Commission on 13 November 2007 adopted proposals for a reform of the EU telecoms rules. With the reform, the Commission wants to enable citizens, ...
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