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  • “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...
  • Key to successful deployment and sustainability of 5G networks – security

    10 June 2020

    With this key idea and main updates in the area, the Vice-Chair and incoming Chair 2021 Michel Van Bellinghen represented BEREC at the European Cyber Security Summer Hub virtual debate on 10 June 2020. “ For the successful deployment and sustainability of 5G networks and related...
  • Internet traffic continue to stabilize in Europe

    05 June 2020

    The data traffic volumes continue to decrease or to stabilize across the several Member States  – says the updated BEREC summary report on the internet capacity during the COVID-19 crisis. Other signs that the network status continues to improve comes from France, where the...
  • Next BEREC public debriefing goes online and offers live engagement

    01 June 2020

    Due to travelling restrictions and social measures applied across Europe, on 16 June 2020, BEREC will organize its traditional public debriefing, online. The event will take place from 14:30 – 16:00 CEST and will be livestreamed on the BEREC website. Together with the BEREC Chair...
  • New update from BEREC on internet capacity during the COVID-19 crisis

    29 May 2020

    The weekly BEREC summary report on the status of internet capacity, regulatory and other measures in light of the Covid-19 crisis continue to show that traffic volumes are stabilizing and that no major congestion has occurred. National Regulatory Authorities (NRAs) are monitoring the situation...
  • Incoming BEREC Chair 2021 highlights the importance of the connectivity at the Forum Europe event

    28 May 2020

    The current situation regarding the rollout of full-fibre broadband networks across Europe and the challenges to its deployment were the issues in the focus of the panel discussion - Unlocking the Benefits of the Full-Fibre Gigabit Society: Challenges and Opportunities . On 28 May, the incoming...
  • BEREC expresses concerns of violation of NRA independence in Poland

    26 May 2020

    Emphasizing the key principle of the EU law – the independence of the National Regulatory Authorities, the BEREC Chair Dan Sjöblom has expressed the BEREC concerns over the situation in Poland to the European Commission. In his letter, the BEREC Chair affirmed trust that the...