Month: March 2013

The ups and down of European telecom regulation

Today Commissioner Kroes announced, via and ad-hoc press conference, the adoption of a well-expected proposal of regulation for the reduction of costs of rollout of broadband high-speed networks. On the same day,  Berec, the agency of European telecom regulators, adopted quite a negative opinion…

Consolidation in the European telecom market: the understood misunderstanding

The European Council, which met in Brussels in March 14-15, finally acknowledged, upon request of the European Commission, the question about need for more integration for the telecom single market: “Digital Agenda and other services (October 2013): the European Council notes the Commission’s intention to report…

European Commission, Berec and broadband: behind the happy family picture

Berec, the European agency of communications regulators, today announced its intention to delay the adoption of an opinion on the proposal of Commissioner Kroes to strongly reform European network access regulation (via a well-known proposal of recommmendation). After 2 days of Conclave in Slovenia,…