On April 23, according to the Ministry of industry and Information Technology Information Center official microblogging message, Ministry of industry relevant responsible person today in response to cancel roaming fees related reports pointed out, next step will encourage enterprises to the phasing out of the regional mobile phone roaming charges; continue to adhere to the direction of telecom tariff liberalization, guidance to promote the key enterprises for not using local, long-distance, roaming unified package price of this part of the user's needs, formulated Tariff Scheme, to accelerate the elimination of the pace of roaming fees.
The following is the full text of the response:
Recently, we note that the media coverage of mobile phone roaming charges. Ministry of industry and information technology has always attached great importance to the work of mobile phone roaming charges, and actively promote the development of how to promote the telecommunications tariff market mechanism to promote the abolition of mobile roaming charges, has achieved results. Such as through the promotion of competition in the market, guide enterprises to launch local, long distance, roaming the uniform price, Tariff Scheme without roaming charges; according to the National Beijing Tianjin Hebei coordinated development strategy, coordinate and push forward the three basic telecom enterprises, the abolition of the Beijing Tianjin Hebei region, the mobile phone roaming charges.
It is understood, three basic telecom business travel frequently for users, launched a local, long-distance and roaming Tariff Scheme of uniform price, such as 4G Autopass card package, 4G enjoy fly packages, 4G free combination packages, and mobile resale enterprises all tariff scheme etc., these are no roaming packages. Three basic telecommunications companies such packages threshold price has been reduced to about 10 yuan, the use of this type of users accounted for the proportion of the rapid increase year by year, has nearly four. In addition, we also learned that some users do not often travel more inclined to choose for local use and more preferential tariff program.
Next step, we will according to the national strategic planning for regional development, promote enterprise the phasing out of the regional mobile phone roaming charges; continue to adhere to the direction of telecom tariff market, to further promote the effective competition in the market, guidance to promote the key enterprises for not using local, long-distance, roaming unified package price of this part of the user's needs, tariff plan formulated, gradually expand the use of uniform price package subscribers, to accelerate the elimination of the pace of roaming fees.