Media reported about the increase of prices on roaming in the European Union for Russians

Moscow. 28 Oct. The cost of communications of the Russian operators in Europe will increase from 0.01 to 0.02 to 0.15 euros to 0.25 euros. As write “sheets” referring to own sources. this is due to the fact that the increase of the so-called surcharge – additional fee for companies operating outside the EU for call termination on their networks.

The increase in surcharge due to the abolition of roaming charges for citizens of Europe as of 15 June 2017. The relevant law was adopted by the European Parliament. Additional fee has already increased operators in Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, and Spain.

As report edition sources, the number of available roaming minutes of conversation for foreigners will fall and the price of packages will increase. Information on date of introduction of the collection of the interlocutors of the newspaper differ: according to one, companies are already paying this fee from the beginning of 2016, according to the other conditions changed in the summer.