The Bureau of Communications and Arts Research has published a working paper on the affordability of communications services for Australian households.
The federal Government has released a consultation package on reforms to modernise and simplify Australia’s spectrum management framework.
The federal Government has announced a new funding agreement with the Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN) to allow it to continue its work providing consumer representation.
The federal Government has announced the reappointment of nbn chief executive officer Bill Morrow to the company’s board as executive director for a further three-year term, commencing 2 April 2017. Mr Morrow will also continue as CEO.
The Government has announced it will loan the National Broadband Network $19.5 billion to fund the rest of the rollout.
The Government has reappointed Dr Ziggy Switkowski as chair and non-executive director of the Board of NBN Co Limited (nbn) for a further three-year term.
A change of government on July 2 will mean another shakeup in policy for the National Broadband Network (NBN).
Treasurer Scott Morrison has released the terms of reference for the Productivity Commission’s inquiry into the telecommunications Universal Service Obligation (USO).
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has announced a strengthening of ties between Australia and the United States on cyber security.
The federal Government has announced amendments to the Telecommunications (International Mobile Roaming) Industry Standard that will give consumers greater flexibility in managing their roaming services as well as reducing unnecessary regulatory burdens on mobile operators.
The federal Government has decided not to sell the Intra Government Communications Network, known as ICON.
nbn Co, the company building the national broadband network, has released a comprehensive three-year construction plan to network over nine million premises across the nation.
The national broadband company’s $500 million satellite Sky Muster has been launched successfully from South America.
The Communications Department has launched an interactive online map that allows Australians to see the carriers that are providing telecommunications in new developments.
Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has released a new Government policy for the provision of telecommunications infrastructure in new real estate developments.
Taxation Commissioner Chris Jordan has accused Apple, Google, Microsoft and other multinationals of giving inaccurate evidence to a Senate inquiry.
Australians’ heavy reliance on mobile communications will only increase, according to Paul Fletcher, the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Communications.
The Government has released the Terms of Reference for a Productivity Commission cost-benefit analysis on the best way to deliver a mobile broadband capability for public safety agencies.
The Communications Department in November 2014 released details of the review of the spectrum policy and management framework promised by the Government earlier in the year.
The Communications Department has released details of the review of the spectrum policy and management framework promised by the Government earlier this year.
Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull says the final report to the Government on a review of the telecommunications industry has laid out a path to a less regulated, more competitive market.
The independent cost-benefit analysis (CBA) of the National Broadband Network commissioned by the Government has found that increasing nationwide access to superfast broadband will deliver total economic and social benefits to Australians.
NBN Co, the company building and operating the National Broadband Network (NBN) says it is preparing to implement a revised network architecture.
The expert panel appointed to review the National Broadband Network (NBN) project has published an issues paper to seek views from industry and the public.
Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has announced that the legacy Telstra copper network will be disconnected in 15 sites on May 23.