Also in today's EMEA roundup: German mag reveals BlackBerry security flaws; EE strikes MVNO deal with Virgin Mobile; AlcaLu wins an Emmy!
I'd like to announce that, today, we will formally adopt a proposal that gives a push towards a single market for telecoms. Citizens know that Europe has dramatically brought down their costs for roaming. Our proposal will strengthen guarantees and lower prices for consumers, and present new opportunities for companies.
Full details of the reforms, which could include measures to make the way spectrum auctions are carried out across the region more consistent, are expected to be presented on Thursday. (See Euronews: 'Single Market' Plan Rolls Into Action and Euronews: Roaming Cuts Kick In, Big-Time.)
— Paul Rainford, Assistant Editor, Europe, Light Reading