New Rules for a New Era Connecting Europe to 2030: A Mobile Industry Manifesto for Europe


Wednesday 20 Mar 2024 |

European Mobile Operators and GSMA Unveil a Pioneering Manifesto for Europe's Digital Future

ETNO-GSMA response to the European Commission consultation on eCall: Delegated Act on PSAPs


Thursday 19 Oct 2023 | eCall |

Draft Delegated Regulation amending Delegated Regulation (EU) No 305/2013 supplementing Directive 2010/40/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to the harmonised provision for an interoperable EU-wide ...

ETNO and GSMA response to the consultation on the Commission’s Delegated Regulation amending Regulation (EU) 2015/758 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the standards relating to eCall


Monday 27 Nov 2023 | eCall | Position Paper |

ETNO and GSMA represent the telecoms sector in Europe and worldwide. Our members are the companies responsible for deploying next generation connectivity, with the aim of meeting the European Commission’s digital decade connectivity ...

GSMA Feedback to the European Commission’s Proposal on Payment Services in the Internal Market


Friday 3 Nov 2023 |

This document presents the inputs from the GSMA to the Proposal for a REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on payment services in the internal market and amending Regulation (EU) No 1093/2010 open feedback ...

Mobile Number as a Verifiable Credential in eIDAS 2.0 Wallets


Friday 6 Oct 2023 | eIDAS | European Identity Group |

In view of the importance of mobile number verification to digital security, the GSMA, specifically representing the European Mobile Network Operators involved in identity services in this instance, proposes this whitepaper for the ...

Architecture Considerations For eIDAS 2.0


Thursday 28 Sep 2023 | eIDAS | European Identity Group |

This document details GSMA Europe's view on the constraints the eIDAS 2.0 ecosystem is facing.

GSMA EIG to ETSI liaison statement


Tuesday 26 Sep 2023 | eIDAS | European Identity Group |

GSMA Europe thinks that privacy is a critical aspect of eIDAS2 which may be decisive for its successful adoption by civil society. GSMA Europe has therefore worked to identify and publicise the solution enablers that could transform privacy from a challeng

European Spectrum Policy for the Digital Decade – options for the new Radio spectrum policy programme


Monday 3 Jul 2023 | Spectrum |

Global events over the last three years have reminded us that advanced telecom networks are essential if Europe is to be successful in its pursuit of global leadership in the digital economy, remaining secure and resilient in the face ...

eIDAS 2.0 and Privacy | GSMA Official Response


Tuesday 27 Jun 2023 | eIDAS | European Identity Group | Position Paper |

The GSMA, specifically representing the European Mobile Network Operators involved in identity services in this instance, warmly welcomes the publication of the Architecture and Reference Framework (ARF) for the European Digital ...

Why adding ICT to the priorities for Ecodesign for Sustainable Products?


Thursday 15 Jun 2023 | Public Consultation Response |

Mobile telecommunication operators are well-placed to know what the circular economy can bring to the ICT sector. Indeed, less than 40% of electronic waste is recycled in the EU

GSMA Public Feedback on Gigabit Infrastructure Act


Monday 8 May 2023 | Public Consultation Response |

GSMA supports the review of the Broadband Cost Reduction Directive considering current technological, market and regulatory developments and shares its objectives. To achieve its goals, the ‘Gigabit Infrastructure Act’ (GIA) must ...

The evolution of data growth in Europe | Report by Arthur D. Little


Wednesday 31 May 2023 | Report |

In this Report we delve deeper, analyzing the underlying demand-side factors that constitute actual data consumption as well as the supplyside factors that either constrain or fuel data consumption.

ETNO and GSMA input for the Call for Evidence on virtual worlds (metaverses)


Thursday 25 May 2023 |

ETNO and GSMA welcome the opportunity to provide input to the European Commission’s Call for Evidence on virtual worlds and the technologies driving the transformation towards the next technological transition. As the boundaries ...

Regulatory best practices for mobile network development in the Republic of Kazakhstan


Thursday 25 May 2023 |

The development of cellular networks in the Republic of Kazakhstan has ensured widespread access to the Internet and a high level of penetration of various digital services. In the current decade, cellular operators are working to ...

Closing the digital divide in Central Asia and the South Caucasus


Tuesday 16 May 2023 |

The Covid-19 pandemic has demonstrated that digitalisation can significantly improve access to services and expand opportunities, particularly for otherwise excluded population groups. Against this backdrop, countries in Central Asia ...

GSMA Policy Note on the EU Digital Identity Framework (eIDAS)


Thursday 7 Apr 2022 | eIDAS | Position Paper |

The GSMA, specifically representing the European Mobile Network Operators involved in identity services in this instance, warmly welcomes the European Commission’s initiative to revise and expand the eIDAS Regulation into the EUID framework.

ETNO-GSMA position paper on the Cyber Resilience Act


Monday 20 Mar 2023 | Cyber | Position Paper |

The Cyber Resilience Act (CRA) proposal comes at a time when European society, its citizens and businesses have been dealing with a crisis period marked by the COVID-19 pandemic and the war in Ukraine. The telecommunications sector has ...

GSMA position paper on the European Commission proposal for a Regulation laying down rules to prevent and combat child sexual abuse


Wednesday 28 Sep 2022 |

The GSMA takes this paper as an opportunity to share its views on the Commission’ proposal

Joint ETNO and GSMA Position on the EC Proposal for a Data Act


Monday 18 Jul 2022 | Data Act | Position Paper |

The GSMA and ETNO would like to suggest some improvements that are necessary for the regulation to meet its objectives and bring real value with benefits for EU citizens, companies and public administrations.

Use of the UHF band in Europe | A new look at an old debate


Friday 1 Jul 2022 |

Increased spectrum availability is a pre-requisite for sustainable investments and increased welfare. The European mobile market has some disadvantages compared to its North American and East Asian peers, particularly in terms of ...