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  • BEREC opens the registration for the workshop on the market entry in the context of the Digital Markets Act

    07 April 2021

    To collect input from startups and digital companies’ associations and the key potential challengers to the digital gatekeepers on contestability, on 28 April 2021 from 14:00 to 16:30 CEST , BEREC will hold the workshop on the market entry in the context of the Digital Markets Act (DMA)....
  • BEREC publishes the first summary report in 2021 on the status of internet network capacity, regulatory and other measures in light of the Covid-19 crisis

    06 April 2021

    Following the COVID-19 pandemic, BEREC started a special reporting mechanism to ensure regular monitoring of the Internet traffic situation in each Member State. BEREC just published its first quarterly overview of 2021. In the first three months of 2021, the traffic on fixed and mobile...
  • BEREC launches an early stakeholder input on the Work Programme 2022

    26 March 2021

    During the BEREC Public debriefing on the outcomes of the 46th BEREC ordinary meetings held on 17 March 2021, the incoming BEREC Chair 2022 Annemarie Sipkes (ACM, the Netherlands) announced an early call for input on the BEREC Work Programme 2022. Already earlier this year, BEREC adopted...
  • BEREC contributes to the Connectivity Toolbox

    26 March 2021

    Today, Member States agreed on a final list of best practices to help reach the Gigabit connectivity goals by 2025 and promote full connectivity. The publication of the Connectivity Toolbox kicks off the final step in the European Commission Connectivity Recommendation process, which is the...
  • BEREC’s Opinion on the revision of the Broadband Cost Reduction Directive

    16 March 2021

    After the diligent work, the Board of Regulators adopted and published the BEREC Opinion on the Broadband Cost Reduction Directive (BCRD) revision . It is based on previous work related to this topic and the experiences gained by National Regulatory Authorities (NRAs) with the BCRD,...
  • Registration for the 9th BEREC Stakeholder Forum is open

    09 March 2021

    On 1 April 2021, BEREC will hold its annual Stakeholder Forum to exchange ideas with stakeholders on BEREC’s work and plans for 2022 and discuss topics relevant to the telecommunications market ( REGISTER HERE ). The Director of the United Nations Statistics Division Stefan...
  • Registration to the first BEREC public debriefing is open

    08 March 2021

    On 17 March 2021 BEREC will hold its first public debriefing to present the 46th BEREC plenary meeting outcomes . Together with the Working Group co-Chairs the BEREC Chair 2021 Michel Van Bellinghen (BIPT, Belgium) will present the documents adopted for publication and public consultations....
  • BEREC invites stakeholders to early inputs for Work Programme 2022

    03 March 2021

    BEREC’s future aims are to play an essential role in further improving the consistency and harmonised application of regulations rules, to enhance its working methodology and engage cooperatively and effectively with stakeholders. The outline for the draft BEREC Work Programme 2022 has...
  • 5G is a significant economic growth driver

    23 February 2021

    The 5G rollout and deployment in Europe and the key issues that European Commission shall address in reviewing the "5G Action Plan" were among the main topics discussed during the European 5G Conference's first session on 23 February 2021.  During the session, the BEREC...
  • New General Authorization Database hosted by BEREC

    15 February 2021

    The EU co-legislators have assigned the Body of the European Regulators for Electronic Communications to establish and maintain a database of notifications transmitted to the competent authorities by undertakings subject to general authorisation . All the notifications received before 21...