April 3, 2014
EU Parliament votes to ban mobile roaming charges
... For the past seven years the EU has been forcing prices down by placing a cap on the charges operators can impose and reducing that limit each year.
Although the removal of roaming charges could wipe 2 per cent off mobile operators’ revenues, the expected consolidation in the industry would allow greater economies of scale for the high costs of investing to build networks capable of handling ever-growing volumes of data.
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