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EU to end cellphone roaming charges in 2017

New rules also forbid providers from giving preferences to some types of online traffic

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A man talking on his mobile phone at Cannes.

London

EUROPEAN officials approved on Tuesday a series of sweeping changes to how mobile and wired Internet service works in the region, pushing through rules that outlaw mobile roaming charges and forbid providers from giving preferences to some types of online traffic.

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