ETNO statement on the Telecom Single Market agreement ETNO (June 30, 2015)
After intense work, the EU institutions have announced that they have reached an agreement on the Telecoms Single Market regulation.
ETNO has consistently supported EU-level rules, as opposed to a patchwork of national approaches to telecom regulation.
Mobile roaming charges ban in 2017 Politico (June 30, 2015)
After months of delay, European negotiators finally agreed to a provisional deal on reforms that will secure open Internet access and eliminate mobile phone roaming charges throughout the EU starting in June 2017.
EU net neutrality to allow fast streaming Financial Times (June 30, 2015)
European lawmakers have agreed a final proposal to scrap mobile phone roaming charges and adopt new rules on net neutrality, after a late-night meeting in Brussels that brought months of negotiations to an end.
Russia relaxes its right to be forgotten The Wall Street Journal (June 30, 2015)
Russian lawmakers are watering down a draft law on their version of the 'right to be forgotten,' in a rare thaw in relations between the Kremlin and local Internet groups.
For Europe, an Open Internet and an Other Internet CSMWire (June 30, 2015)
The stated position of the European Telecommunications Network Operators Association (ETNO) as of November 2013 has been that excessive regulations placed on Internet communications unduly burden providers of applications that require high quality-of-service (QoS)
Telenor Bulgarias network LTE-ready Telegeography (June 30, 2015)
Bulgarian operator Telenor (formerly GloBul), has announced that following the completion of its 2G/3G modernisation project, its network infrastructure is now Long Term Evolution (LTE)-ready.
The connected car: is Big Brother at the wheel? Telecoms (June 29, 2015)
Its predicted that in as little as five years from now there will be more than 250 million connected cars on our roads, a fact which presents both a global opportunity for the Internet of Things (IoT), savvy car manufacturers and a huge challenge for the IT industry.
ETNO #ThinkDigital Summer Debate - The Association Pitch Brussels (July 14, 2015)
The European Commission has recently launched its Digital Single Market Strategy Communication. The policy document is structured around 3 main pillars: Better online access to digital goods and services; An environment where digital networks and services can prosper; Digital as a driver for growth.
Come and get a brief on what players in the digital value chain think about it.