EU regulators push ahead with efforts to harmonize telecom regulations across member states....

|By:, SA News Editor
EU regulators push ahead with efforts to harmonize telecom regulations across member states. Brussels is hoping to improve the financial health of European carriers and make it easier for ones serving different markets to merge, thereby reducing the pressure for ones in the same market(s) to consolidate. Already, debt-laden giants such as TEF, TI, and FTE have reportedly talked about pooling network resources, as they contend with slumping voice/text revenue brought about by macro issues and the impact of data services.