Monday

30th May 2016

Ticker

MEPs delay vote on scrapping roaming charges

MEPs on the industry committee made an 11th-hour decision to delay voting on revising the EU's telecoms market on Monday, citing a technicality that amendments to the legislation hadn't been translated fully. The bill includes proposals to end mobile phone roaming fees by 2016 and to deal with 'net neutrality.'

News in Brief

  1. EP president rules out return to German politics
  2. Austrian far-right wants to probe election fraud accusations
  3. Irish PM warns Brexit could bring back border controls
  4. Truckmakers risk record cartel fine
  5. London mayor teams up with British PM on Brexit
  6. Syrian refugees sue Denmark over immigration law
  7. Ukraine bans Gorbachev for backing Crimea's seizure
  8. Dozens dead in two shipwrecks outside Libya

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