Geo-blocking: EU ambassadors confirm agreement on removing barriers to e-commerce

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  • 30/11/2017 09:34

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Geo-Blocking in the EU infographic

EU ambassadors confirmed today an agreement reached between the Estonian presidency and the European Parliament to ban unjustified geo-blocking in the internal market.

Geo-blocking is a discriminatory practice that prevents online customers from accessing and purchasing products or services from a website based in another member state.

Read more on the website of the Council of the European Union.