‘Competition must prevail in the quest for telecoms investment’

“It is very strange that after 20 years of competition, the market shares of the incumbents stay very high”. These words by Danielle Jacobs, of INTUG and Beltug, open the new video published by ECTA, which includes interviews with thought-leaders from the European Commission, authorities, associations and industry, on the need for a competitive market […]

INTUG chairs B2B panel at ECTA 2017

Chairman of INTUG Danielle Jacobs led a panel discussion on the future regulatory frameworks for B2B markets, at the ECTA Regulatory Conference 2017, held in 28-29 November, in Brussels, Belgium. The panelists discussed the state of competition in European business communications markets, and the merits or shortcomings of the new European Electronic Communications Code in […]

INTUG Speaks About “Industry 4.0” at ECTA 2015

What are the main business user priorities for “Industry 4.0” – the Digital Industrial Revolution? Nick White, INTUG’s Executive Vice President, spoke on the topic at this year’s ECTA Regulatory Conference in Brussels.

INTUG Supports New #Netcompetition Initiative on Broadband

A new broadband stakeholder alliance has taken off in Brussels, sending a message to EU policy makers that users deserve real choice, innovation, freedom of communication and affordable services for broadband.

INTUG presents at BEREC and ECTA events

INTUG has been busy communicating the needs of ICT business users to key groups, including BEREC and ECTA.

INTUG Spreads Its Message at High-Level Events

Over the past few weeks, INTUG representatives have had some great opportunities to spread our messages and support our members’ needs and priorities, by taking part in key initiatives and events, and networking with important and high-level contacts.

EU Digital Single Market for Business Communication Worth 90 Billion, Study

The economic loss of a fragmented market for electronic communication services for businesses amounts to 90 billion according to a study commissioned by INTUG and ECTA.

Kroes Turns Her Back on Competition

The Vice President of the European Commission responsible for the Digital Agenda Neelie Kroes has announced her willingness to allow regulatory holidays for Next Generation Networks and to continue costly access conditions for legacy networks.

Lack of Effective Access to Fiber May Impact Competition in High Speed Broadband, Study

A new report carried out by the research and consulting group WIK on the state of play of Next Generation Access (NGA) has found that the target set by Digital Agenda Commissioner Neelie Kroes for 50% of households to use ultra-fast broadband by 2020 may be at risk because fiber networks have not been effectively […]

European Alternative Operators Call to End Subsidies for Incumbents

Earlier this week CEOs of major telecoms competitors have called on European Commissioner Neelie Kroes to put an end to excessive charges for historic telephone networks, which they say amount to a subsidy for dominant firms.