The European Union could soon put an end to roaming charges, Reuters reported on Monday, citing official documents it has obtained.
According to those documents, which come from the European Parliament's industry committee, it would be illegal for telecommunications companies to charge customers roaming fees if they're traveling in member countries. The policy, if approved, would go into effect on December 15. The nixing of roaming charges would also extend to text messaging and data fees.
Roaming charges were once the bane of the average mobile customer's life. Whenever they were outside a designated area, they'd … Read more