INTUG Expresses Concern to F.C.C. over Recent Summary Business Services Data Order

The new Chairman’s reversal of the previous FCC Network Neutrality position is also unwelcome for business users.

INTUG Welcomes New Board Members

Following the AGM on 24 April 2017, INTUG is pleased to welcome its newest Board members: Craig Young from Tuanz, in New Zealand; Leonard Pera from Autelsi, in Spain; and Helmut Kohl from Telecom E.v., in Germany.

INTUG Publishes Position on ITRE Rapporteur Report

In September 2016, the European Commission published a proposal for establishing a European Electronic Communications Code. As part of the regulatory process, ITRE (the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy in the European Parliament) published its draft rapporteur report on the proposal, on 17 March 2017.

INTUG Represented by Australia Member at APECTEL Meeting

Teresa Corbin represented INTUG at the 54th APECTEL meeting of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation, held in Japan, 31 Oct-4 Nov 2016. How to support free flow of data, next generation broadcasting, CA (conformity assessments) and MRA (mutual recognition agreements), were all on the workshop agenda.

INTUG and EuroCIO Cooperate on GDPR

Danielle Jacobs, Chair INTUG, was invited to the EuroCIO meeting in Paris in December, to strengthen the co-operation between INTUG and EuroCIO. Based on the positive and successful meeting, INTUG and EuroCIO will participate in a joint meeting on GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) on April 24, together with Beltug and the CIO Forum.

INTUG Participates at OECD CISP and Responds to CISP-55

In addition to taking part in the recent meeting for the OECD’s Communication Infrastructures and Services Policy (CISP), INTUG has provided comments on the CISP-55 programme.

“We Need to be Connected”: European Commission Proposes Ambitious Overhaul of EU Telecom Rules

The European Commission has proposed an overhaul of EU telecom rules, with new initiatives to meet Europeans’ growing connectivity needs and boost Europe’s competitiveness. These proposals are intended to encourage investment in very high-capacity networks and accelerate public access to Wi-Fi for Europeans.

INTUG Participates at 4th BEREC Forum

“The wise man looks for solutions not excuses”: that could be the underlying theme of the 4th BEREC Stakeholder Forum, held on 17 October 2016, in Brussels, at which INTUG participated.

Free Flow of Data: INTUG Signs Joint Industry Letter + VP Ansip Weighs in During Speech

“Removing existing data localization rules would bring the EU’s economy an estimated EUR 8 billion of additional economic activity annually. Preventing unjustified data localization would save the EU economy EUR 52 billion per year”. These are just a few of the arguments laid out in a letter signed by INTUG and many other industry associations, […]

INTUG Responds to CEPT Consultation on Indoor Coverage

The issue of mobile indoor coverage is currently under consideration in several CEPT (European Conference of Postal and Telecommunications Administrations) administrations. The ECC (Electronic Communications Committee) of  CEPT put together a consultation to collect best practices on mobile indoor coverage.