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2269: RESTRICTIONS LIFTED FOR WATCHING ONLINE CONTENT ACROSS EU

Thursday 22 March 2018
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From next month, consumers can watch and stream subscription programmes on electronic devices while travelling within the EU.

Up to now, content providers limited their services to geographical areas but new regulations are coming into effect which will relax those rules.

Grace Bolton of the EU Commission office in Ireland says the changes will allow Irish people to watch paid-for online content in another country just like at home.

Interviewee: Grace Bolton | Clip duration: 0 minutes 20 seconds | Outwords: while you're abroad