The European Commission expects that the 27 EU Telecom Ministers, will pave the way for adoption of its proposed EU roaming regulation at the CEBIT IT fair in Hannover/Germany on 15 March 2007. During that meeting the EU Telecom Ministers will discuss the Commission’s proposal for a roaming regulation of 12 July 2006. The Commission hopes that the regulation could enter into force by Summer 2007. The Commission also hopes that its regulation will lead to a reduction of roaming tariffs by up to 70%. [14 March 2007]