National roaming allows a mobile customer to make and receive calls, send and receive data, or access other services in areas of the country where his mobile network provider has not (yet) built out its network. National roaming can be based on commercial agreements or be imposed as an obligation.
Cullen International's latest research benchmarks the regulation of national roaming in Europe, including the technologies involved, if there is a legal obligation to offer national roaming, and price regulation. Our research shows that operators in half of European countries offer national roaming. In many cases, roaming is offered on a commercial basis. An obligation to offer national roaming may be imposed by a spectrum licence, a SMP obligation, or may be among the conditions set to approve a merger between operators.
05 March 19
Take-up and promotion of digital audio broadcasting (DAB) by public authorities in Europe
Our new benchmark analyses if commercial digital radio services have been launched in the selected EU members states and if so, when, and the current level of geographic coverage.
22 February 19
EU policies and regulations related to Artificial Intelligence
Cullen International has published a new report summarising the main EU policies and regulation relevant to the development of products and services based on artificial intelligence (AI).
20 February 19
New benchmark on transfer of rights in audiovisual works in the Americas
This new research helps to understand the functioning of the assignment or transfer of economic rights for audiovisual works in the Americas.