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Press Releases :: Transport and Telecoms Council – 5 December 2013

Transport and Telecoms Council – 5 December 2013


Amongst many other issues on the agenda, Mrs Kroes will outline the Commission's proposal to create a connected continent which was presented in September 2013, which is a top priority for 2014. (IP/13/828 MEMO/13/779) This is the Commission's most ambitious plan in 26 years of telecoms reform which aims to overcome fragmentation in the European Telecoms Single market, reduce consumer charges, simplify red tape faced by companies, and bring a range of new rights for both users and service providers, so that Europe can once again be a global digital leader.

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Commission Press Room: MEMO/13/1095