INTUG Disappointed by further Delay to Abolition of Roaming Charges


The European Council wants to delay plans already voted on by the European Parliament to abolish international roaming within the European Union with three years till 2018.

INTUG Chairs Session at IIR’s Annual Telecom Regulatory Forum


INTUG EVP Nick White chaired the afternoon session on Day 1 of the IIR Annual Regulatory Forum in London on April 29, and also took part in a panel debate on the Future Competitive landscape.

ENISA Pushes National Roaming Ideas


The European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA) has proposed that mobile phones be able to use alternative networks – from competing operators – within their country of residence to enhance the resilience of mobile networks.

European Businesses Need a Single Digital Market

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After Thursday’s European Council meeting, INTUG issued the following statement: INTUG supports the timely adoption of the ‘Connected Continent’ package and champions the Council’s call on the legislators to exam it in-depth.

Benefits of Providing Business Users with a Single Market for Communications


Today INTUG published its position on the economic and social benefits of providing business users with a single market for telecommunications and sent a accompanying letter to President Barroso and Vice President Kroes of the European Commission.

INTUG Sends Open Letter to European Commission


Last week INTUG sent an open letter to EC Vice President Kroes, the EU Mission in Washington DC and the US Trade Representative, regarding disparities between regulations for non-discriminatory access to communications services on both sides of the Atlantic.

INTUG Publishes End User Requirements for Corporate Customers


In view of the implementation of the new decoupling rules on public mobile communications networks within the EU, which should bring more competition to the international roaming market after July 2014, INTUG was asked to summarize the end user requirements for corporate customers.

Allen & Overy Compares Cyber Security Strategies on Both Sides of Atlantic


In February the European Commission launched a cyber security strategy for the EU aimed at increasing capabilities and preparedness towards security incidents such as hacking or technical failures. Hard on the heels of the EU’s efforts to promote a culture of security risk management, US president Obama’s administration introduced an Executive Order on Improving Critical […]

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.

Europe to Enjoy Twice as Much 4G Spectrum as US


The European Commission yesterday decided to add another 120 MHz to the radio spectrum portfolio for 4G technologies, such as LTE around the 2GHz band.