EU delays end to mobile roaming charges to at least 2018

EU member states on Wednesday delayed abolishing mobile phone roaming charges from the end of this year until at least 2018, but insisted customers would still get a fair deal.

EU considers delaying end of mobile roaming charges: Draft

The elimination of roaming fees for using mobile phones in other EU countries could be delayed in what would be a win for big European telecoms operators at the expense of consumers, according to a draft EU proposal.

Telecom stocks surge 11% on new roaming regulations

Shares of Reliance Comm jumped 11.14 percent to close at Rs 123.70, while Idea Cellular rose by 1.29 percent to Rs 141.50 on the BSE. Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra) Ltd was up 2.55 percent at Rs 6.04.

TRAI seeks industry view to reduce roaming call and SMS rates

Telecom regulator TRAI has floated a consultation paper to bring down the rates of mobile calls and SMSes that are currently charged from a customer on availing roaming facility.