Automakers and telecoms firms bicker over EU connected vehicle proposal

By |julij 2nd, 2018|5G, automated driving, connected car, connected cars, GSMA, News, telecoms regulatory framework, wifi|

A battle between car manufacturers and telecoms operators is heating up as the European Commission prepares to announce legislation later this year that could determine whether automakers will need to rely on Wifi or wireless 5G technology.

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EU caps price of international phone calls in landmark telecoms overhaul

By |junij 6th, 2018|Andrus Ansip, Dita Charanzová, European Parliament, fibre optic cables, international calls, Lise Fuhr, Miapetra Kumpula-Natri, mobile roaming, News, roaming caps, Telecoms regulations, telecoms regulatory framework|

Lawmakers agreed to cap the price of phone calls and SMS messages between EU countries and sealed a deal to encourage investment in fast internet networks during a late-night meeting on Wednesday (6 June).

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MEPs and Commission headed for showdown over international phone call rates in the EU

By |april 20th, 2018|Bulgaria presidency, Bulgarian Presidency, Dita Charanzová, international calls, News, telecoms regulatory framework|

The European Parliament is holding its ground on its controversial proposal to lower the costs of international phone calls within the EU, one week before a make-or-break round of negotiations on a sweeping telecoms bill.

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Cybersecurity agency warns of ‘extremely dangerous’ risks of 5G technology

By |marec 29th, 2018|Cybersecurity, ENISA, hacking, mobile telecoms, News, telecoms regulatory framework|

Superfast 5G mobile networks come with “extremely dangerous” cybersecurity risks, the EU cybersecurity agency ENISA has warned. 5G is expected to become available to European consumers by 2025.

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EU telecoms regulators examine whether app stores restrict internet access

By |marec 15th, 2018|Apple, applications, apps, Bruno Le Maire, Google, Johannes Gungl, Net Neutrality, News, telecoms regulatory framework|

European telecoms regulators are investigating whether app stores restrict internet access by limiting their users’ choice of content, the chair of the umbrella group of EU watchdogs said on Wednesday (14 March).

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Brussels pivots on controversial investment clause in EU telecoms bill

By |marec 9th, 2018|Fibre networks, investment, News, Next Generation Networks, Radio spectrum, spectrum, Telecoms, telecoms regulatory framework|

The European Commission has proposed new criteria to guide investment in telecoms networks, in a twist that is likely to stir disagreement as EU negotiators try to strike compromise over a draft telecoms bill.

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EU’s 5G hopes at stake over disagreement on radio spectrum

By |marec 1st, 2018|Ajit Pai, Andrus Ansip, Mariya Gabriel, Mobile World Congress, News, Radio spectrum, telecoms regulatory framework|

Much of the Brussels policy crowd visiting this year's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona headed home early to monitor, lobby or take part in another round of tense negotiations over a draft EU telecoms law that is taking place on Wednesday and Thursda...

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Trump’s telecoms regulator: the EU’s ‘complexity’ may cause challenges for 5G

By |februar 27th, 2018|Ajit Pai, Andrus Ansip, Deutsche Telekom, Donald Trump, EU-US relations, Net Neutrality, News, Radio spectrum, telecoms regulatory framework|

A lot of the debate around net neutrality comes from misinformation but "this baseless fearmongering will simply lose credibility" once it becomes clear that Internet economy has continued to thrive in the US, US telecoms regulator Ajit Pai told EURACTIV on the sidelines of the Mobile World Congress.

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Tensions over net neutrality shake up Mobile World Congress

By |februar 27th, 2018|Ajit Pai, Andrus Ansip, EU-US relations, Mariya Gabriel, Mobile World Congress, Net Neutrality, News, telecoms regulatory framework|

Sparks flew at a public discussion over net neutrality at the world’s biggest tech conference on Monday (27 February), as EU tech chief Andrus Ansip defended the bloc’s two-year-old legislation while sharing a stage with the American regulator who just repealed a similar US law.

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Ansip: Europe must switch immediately to 5G

By |februar 26th, 2018|Ajit Pai, Andrus Ansip, European Parliament, Net Neutrality, News, Radio spectrum, telecoms regulatory framework|

Europe must switch “immediately” to fast 5G mobile networks, EU Commissioner Andrus Ansip told EURACTIV in an interview.

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