The Romanian regulator ANCOM has announced plans for a new auction for the frequencies remaining after selection procedures carried out in 2012 and 2015.
Romania ended 2020 with 7.8 million pay-TV subscribers.
The European Commission (EC) has raised no objections to the Romania regulator ANCOM’s view that wholesale markets for broadband internet access services provided at a fixed location need no regulatory intervention.
Romania ended the first half of this year with 7.7 million pay-TV subscribers, or 2% more than at the start of 2020.
The Romanian regulator ANCOM has published its Action Plan for next year.
Romania gained an additional 170,000 fixed internet subscribers in the first six months of this year.
The National Authority for Management and Regulation in Communications (ANCOM) has said that the retail market for fixed broadband services in Romania has been competitive since 2015.
The Romanian regulator ANCOM’s president Sorin Grindeanu has tendered his resignation for the second time.
Romanians continue to see significant improvements in internet services.
RCS&RDS (Digi) accounted for one in two pay-TV subscriptions in Romania at the end of 2019.