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EU outlines mobile broadband spectrum proposals

The European Commission has proposed that EU countries should complete the licence issue process for mobile broadband spectrum by 2012, as part of a five-year plan intended to manage and harmonise the use of EU radio allocations.

EU move enables roamers to cap data charges

The European Commission announced yesterday new moves intended to protect consumers from building up large bills when roaming in other EU countries.

EU agrees on telecoms overhaul

The Wall Street Journal reports that European Union lawmakers today reached agreement on a major overhaul of European telecoms rules after months of delay.

 

EC publishes Digital Dividend recommendations

The European Commission today published its recommendations on the Digital Dividend, identifying two key actions that should be taken urgently.

European Commission publishes mobile TV guidelines

The European Commission yesterday published a set of guidelines aimed at encouraging uptake of mobile TV services across the 27 EU member states.

Operators take hit from new EU cuts

The European Commission yesterday called for a huge cut in mobile termination rates, a move that saw Vodafone’s stock experience its sharpest fall in six months.

EU to set mobile phone charger standard

The European Commission (EC) has welcomed moves by the mobile industry to develop a common phone charger and said that a new EU-wide standard for the chargers will be introduced soon.

EU calls for coordinated digital dividend strategy

The European Commission has opened a formal consultation period concerning the release of digital dividend spectrum as part of a plan to develop an EU-wide roadmap for the switch from analogue to digital TV, which is scheduled to complete in 2012.