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  • BEREC publishes views on Framework review

    11 May 2017

    In order to provide the co-legislators with relevant technical expertise and concrete proposals for amendments, BEREC publishes a series of short technical documents on non-competitive oligopolies, the forced step-back of regulation, market analysis, symmetric regulation, co-investment,...
  • BEREC adopts Opinion on Phase II investigation pursuant to Article 7a Case DE/2017/1961

    07 April 2017

    On 5 April 2017 BEREC has adopted Opinion on Phase II investigation pursuant to Article 7a of Directive 2002/21/EC as amended by Directive 2009/140/EC: Case DE/2017/1961 On 23 January 2017 the European Commission registered a notification by the German National Regulatory Authority,...
  • BEREC seeks common understanding on net neutrality with India

    05 April 2017

    Every year, BEREC organises an international mission to a country outside the EU to get insights regarding the country’s electronic communications and digital markets and to promote bilateral relations. This year, the BEREC delegation, composed of BEREC Chair and Vice-Chairs visited India...
  • BEREC adopts Guidelines on Regulation (EU) No. 531/2012 (Retail Roaming Guidelines)

    30 March 2017

    The Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications (BEREC) has published its  BEREC Guidelines on Regulation (EU) No. 531/2012 as amended by Regulation (EU) 2015/2120 and Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/2286. From 15 June 2017 onwards roaming providers should...
  • Outcomes of the 30th BEREC plenary meetings (Paris, France on 23-24 February, 2017)

    08 March 2017

    The 30 th BEREC plenary meetings marked the start of BEREC work for 2017. Three documents were adopted at the 30 th plenary meetings: the draft BEREC Medium-term Strategy 2018-2020 consultation document , an updated survey on Universal Service provisions , and a summary report of the...
  • BEREC Chair welcomes the EC proposal to harmonize NRAs’ competencies on market shaping aspects of spectrum management

    01 March 2017

    Mr Sébastien Soriano, BEREC Chair 2017, took part in several events organized during the Mobile World Congress (Barcelona) including notably the European Internet Forum, the Trans-Atlantic Policy Dialogue, one roundtable and one conference organized by the GSMA. He also took part in...
  • BEREC will launch a public consultation on the draft Medium-term Strategy 2018-2020

    28 February 2017

    On 8 March 2017, in Brussels, BEREC will hold a public debriefing to launch a public consultation to seek early inputs to its draft Medium-term Strategy 2018-2020, inform about the outcomes of the 30 th BEREC plenary meetings and give an overview of BEREC’s work in 2017. BEREC...
  • BEREC Workshop: Preparing the revolution for the Internet of Things

    27 January 2017

    On 1 February 2017, BEREC will hold an expert Workshop on the Internet of Things (IoT) in Brussels, with live streaming on the BEREC website ( www.berec.europa.eu ). Dedicated to the topic “Enabling the Internet of Things”, the event will bring together experts and stakeholders to...
  • BEREC Chair at ITRE hearing: New BEREC for new tasks?

    26 January 2017

    “Do you need a new BEREC to achieve its new tasks and missions?” asked Mr Soriano expressing BEREC’s strong disagreement on the EC proposal for the new structure of the Body . On 26 January, in Brussels, BEREC Chair 2017...
  • BEREC key priorities 2017

    11 January 2017

    Following a public consultation and the discussion at the Stakeholder Forum, BEREC adopted its Work Programme for 2017 . Next year, the analysis of the Commission's proposal regarding the framework review and the provision of inputs to the European institutions will be a key...