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#Roaming Charges

# roaming-charges - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Going on holiday? Roaming charges are abolished from today
# Roam Like Home
# Roam Like Home

Going on holiday? Roaming charges are abolished from today

Jun 15th 2017, 6:01 AM 19,709 Views 26 Comments

“Eliminating roaming charges is one of the greatest and most tangible successes of the EU,” EU leaders said.

# roaming-charges - Friday 9 June, 2017

New EU roaming allowances: Here's what phone companies will be charging from next week
# Roam Like Home
# Roam Like Home

New EU roaming allowances: Here's what phone companies will be charging from next week

Jun 9th 2017, 6:45 AM 46,234 Views 37 Comments

The new rules will be a huge improvement for customers – but don’t be fooled by the ‘roam like at home’ slogan.

# roaming-charges - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Ask an expert: Your questions about contracts, bills, and roaming charges
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

Ask an expert: Your questions about contracts, bills, and roaming charges

May 3rd 2017, 6:30 PM 7,885 Views 7 Comments

What is a fair-usage policy? And can you just break a contract if you’re not happy?

# roaming-charges - Friday 10 March, 2017

'Don't have the wool pulled over their eyes': Comreg to investigate Three over roaming charges
# Roam Free
# Roam Free

'Don't have the wool pulled over their eyes': Comreg to investigate Three over roaming charges

Mar 10th 2017, 5:47 PM 16,594 Views 45 Comments

Fine Gael TD Noel Rock wants Comreg to investigate potential breaches of EU law as a “matter of urgency”.

# roaming-charges - Thursday 7 July, 2016

Warning that Brexit could make roaming charges higher
# Brexit
# Brexit

Warning that Brexit could make roaming charges higher

Jul 7th 2016, 11:59 AM 10,377 Views 60 Comments

That’s according to MEP Deirdre Clune, who raised the issue today.

# roaming-charges - Saturday 30 April, 2016

EU roaming charges have just been slashed. Here's what you'll be paying from today
# Happy Bank Holiday
# Happy Bank Holiday

EU roaming charges have just been slashed. Here's what you'll be paying from today

Apr 30th 2016, 7:15 AM 28,245 Views 49 Comments

Lower fees for mobile phone use in Europe come into effect today.

# roaming-charges - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

EU roaming charges: here's what you'll be paying for texts and calls next year
# Happy Holidays
# Happy Holidays

EU roaming charges: here's what you'll be paying for texts and calls next year

Jun 30th 2015, 10:24 AM 17,277 Views 32 Comments

And we won’t have to worry about extra charges in two years’ time.

# roaming-charges - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

EU Commission pushes for elimination of roaming charges
# Roaming
# Roaming

EU Commission pushes for elimination of roaming charges

Jun 24th 2014, 5:55 PM 7,074 Views 15 Comments

Data roaming prices being cut by more than half across the EU from 1 July 2014, but Neelie Kroes says that it is ‘not enough’.

# roaming-charges - Thursday 3 April, 2014

EP votes in favour of net neutrality laws and to end roaming charges
# Net Neutrality
# Net Neutrality

EP votes in favour of net neutrality laws and to end roaming charges

Apr 3rd 2014, 12:13 PM 5,032 Views 23 Comments

The new legislation prevents internet service providers (ISPs) from giving preferential treatment to its own services and from blocking other services that may compete against their own offerings.

# roaming-charges - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

EU lawmakers vote in favour of scrapping roaming charges by 2015
# Roaming Charges
# Roaming Charges

EU lawmakers vote in favour of scrapping roaming charges by 2015

Mar 18th 2014, 12:24 PM 6,931 Views 10 Comments

The European Commission says it expects a final agreement of the legislation by December 2014.

# roaming-charges - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Roaming charges in the EU could be banned soon
# Phone Bill
# Phone Bill

Roaming charges in the EU could be banned soon

Sep 11th 2013, 9:48 PM 8,665 Views 48 Comments

The new legislative package launched today could bring the end to roaming charges and compulsory 24 month contracts.

# roaming-charges - Friday 28 June, 2013

Good news, holidaymakers: Roaming costs will fall from Monday
# Roaming
# Roaming

Good news, holidaymakers: Roaming costs will fall from Monday

Jun 28th 2013, 7:15 AM 9,782 Views 39 Comments

The European Commission’s lowering the maximum price you can be charged to use your phone in another EU state.

# roaming-charges - Saturday 22 June, 2013

What's on the EU's digital agenda? Free roaming, 4G and a better Internet for kids
# Digital Agenda
# Digital Agenda

What's on the EU's digital agenda? Free roaming, 4G and a better Internet for kids

Jun 22nd 2013, 8:30 AM 4,051 Views 15 Comments

TheJournal.ie sits down with the head of the EU’s Digital Agenda Robert Madelin for a Q&A.

# roaming-charges - Thursday 30 May, 2013

Roaming charges in the EU could be a thing of the past within a year
# Roaming
# Roaming

Roaming charges in the EU could be a thing of the past within a year

May 30th 2013, 8:46 AM 8,790 Views 34 Comments

The European Commissioner for Digital Agenda today also called for the parliament to take real action on cybercrime.

# roaming-charges - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Mobile roaming charges to drop as MEPs vote for cuts
# Happy Holidays
# Happy Holidays

Mobile roaming charges to drop as MEPs vote for cuts

May 10th 2012, 9:14 PM 2,865 Views 18 Comments

Using your mobile abroad will cost less from July – with limits on data charges for the first time.

# roaming-charges - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Mobile roaming charges to fall again under new EU deal
# Phone Home
# Phone Home

Mobile roaming charges to fall again under new EU deal

Mar 29th 2012, 8:57 AM 2,368 Views 24 Comments

A new price cap should be enforced in time for this year’s holiday season – with data charges among those to fall.

# roaming-charges - Monday 13 February, 2012

Vodafone to pay €400,000 penalty over roaming charges
# Vodafone
# Vodafone

Vodafone to pay €400,000 penalty over roaming charges

Feb 13th 2012, 6:11 PM 5,790 Views 40 Comments

ComReg said the mobile operator was breaking EU regulations on the charges it applied to its Irish customers.

# roaming-charges - Thursday 5 August, 2010

Ferry phone calls will cost you
# Roaming Charges
# Roaming Charges

Ferry phone calls will cost you

Aug 5th 2010, 12:09 PM 233 Views 0 Comments

Loophole in roaming charge regulations means ferry coverage for mobiles is expensive.