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  • Upcoming BEREC Stakeholder Forum will focus on regulation of digital platforms and on the Work Program 2021

    18 September 2020

    On 19 October 14:00 (CET), BEREC will hold its annual Stakeholder Forum to exchange ideas with stakeholders on the BEREC work and plans, as well as to discuss topics relevant to the telecommunications market. The Forum will be kicked-off with the introductory remarks by the European...
  • BEREC issues new summary report on internet capacity during the COVID-19 pandemics

    28 August 2020

    The monthly BEREC summary report says that while traffic on fixed and mobile networks has increased, no major congestion issues have occurred. The National Regulatory Authorities (NRAs) continue monitoring the internet capacity, and most of them informed that the situation remains...
  • Open tender in the area of communications

    28 August 2020

    BEREC Office has just launched an open tender to obtain services in support to our communications activities. This includes graphic design, production of promotional items, development of website designs, production of digital and offline content, as well as organization of communications events...
  • BEREC emphasizes the significance of its constituent NRAs independence

    11 August 2020

    BEREC has adopted a new statement , sharing concerns on the measures taken by some Member States that could hamper national regulatory authorities’ (NRAs) independence. BEREC emphasizes that the independence of the NRAs is of paramount importance for impartial and effective...
  • Internet traffic situation remains stable

    31 July 2020

    The status of internet traffic remains stable and in some European Union countries the data traffic slightly declined – says the updated BEREC summary report on internet capacity during the COVID-19 pandemic. National Regulatory Authorities (NRAs) are monitoring the situation and...
  • BEREC holds extraordinary plenary meeting to provide input on the two public consultations of the EC

    15 July 2020

    On 15 July 2020, BEREC held a virtual extraordinary plenary meeting to respond to the public consultation launched by the European Commission (EC) on 2 June 2020 with a deadline for submission 8 September 2020. During the plenary, the Board of Regulators discussed the input BEREC will...
  • “Cooperation between stakeholders - the key principle to drive the development of the digital sphere,“ says BEREC Chair at the GSR-20 discussion

    08 July 2020

    Collaborative regulation, spectrum management, digital safety, as well as the inclusiveness were among the main topics of the Global Symposium for Regulators 2020: Regional Regulatory Roundtable Discussion that took place on 7 July 2020 online. In his keynote speech, the BEREC Chair Dan...
  • 8th BEREC Stakeholder Forum goes virtual

    06 July 2020

    Due to the uncertain situation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the BEREC 8th Stakeholder Forum will be a virtual event. It will take place on 19 October 2020 at 14:00 CEST. The new format will provide the opportunity for the event participants to engage with the speakers in real-time via AVC...
  • Joint BEREC and OECD webinar on Quality of Service and Experience

    12 June 2020

    On 23 and 30 June, BEREC in collaboration with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is organizing a webinar with the focus on the customer experience of electronic communication services through Quality of Service (QoS) and Quality of Experience (QoE) . It will...
  • Stabilisation in data traffic continues

    11 June 2020

    In the updated BEREC summary report, dated 11 June, the National Regulatory Authorities (NRAs) are continuing to either report a decrease in data traffic on both fixed and mobile networks, or that the traffic load remains stable. No major congestions have been reported. The trend towards...