Making calls, sending texts and using the internet to cost the same in any country of the EU starting from 15 June.

That means as if you’re traveling in the EU you’ll be able to use your phone exactly as you do at home with regards to texts, calls, and even internet access.

Andrus Ansip, European Commission vice president, said:”This was the last piece of the puzzle. We have also made sure that operators can continue competing to provide the most attractive offers to their home markets. Today we deliver on our promise“.

Before this deal can come into effect the European Parliament and the Council have to vote on it but with support coming from all corners this is now seen to be little more than a formality.


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