EU slashes data roaming fees by more than half
Published: 01 Jul 2014 08:59 GMT+02:00
The maximum price for using the internet will fall from 4.75 kronor ($0.70) to 2.24 per megabyte, while sending a text message drops from 0.84 kronor to 0.67.
Sending and receiving calls also just got cheaper: dialling out will cost a maximum of 2.13 kronor per minute, compared to 2.53 before
The new charges are part of the EU’s plan to develop the telecoms market across the continent and have more tech-savvy citizens.
Watch a video explaining the changes: