INTUG Concerned About the Regulation for the Elimination of Roaming Charges in Europe

INTUG is concerned about potential loopholes in the European Commission’s implementation of the regulation to eliminate international roaming charges within the EU by mid-2017.

INTUG Comments on OECD CISP Decision List

INTUG’s EVP Nick White participated in the biannual OECD CISP meeting in Paris last December. After the Decision Items were published, INTUG commented on two of them, being the Internet of Things and International Mobile Roaming.

INTUG Addresses IIR’s 8th Roaming World Congress

INTUG EVP Nick White spoke at the Annual Roaming World Congress in Brussels on May 14, talking about the needs of business users.

INTUG Goes to European Parliament Hearing

INTUG and BELTUG took part in a 4 December hearing on the single market for communications at the European Parliament, with INTUG Chairman and BELTUG General Manager Danielle Jacobs sitting on the panel addressing “Consumer and other end-users’ rights”.

INTUG Participates in Mobile Roaming World Summit

At last week’s Mobile Roaming World Summit in London, INTUG’s Executive Vice President Nick White highlighted the concerns of corporate users of cross-border Machine to Machine (M2M) applications.

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.

BEREC Debriefs 14th Plenary, No Structural Separation for Roaming Services

Last week European regulator BEREC published a debriefing on the outcome of its 14th Plenary.

BEREC Publishes International Roaming Benchmark Data Report January – June 2012

BEREC published its Benchmark Data Report on International Roaming for January – June 2012. For voice roaming services, average EEA prices are near the regulated caps. This suggests that providers see little attraction in competing on Eurotariff rates, despite the fact that there is a significant margin between typical wholesale prices and retail caps.

International Roaming Charges Featured on BBC World

INTUG was invited to take part in a BBC World Service radio program today which featured an item on international roaming charges.