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11 December 2014
The Australian Government has set out a practical plan for completing the rollout of the NBN as soon and as cost-effectively as possible.
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1 October 2014
The National Broadband Network (NBN) Panel of Experts has released its report into the NBN market and regulation.
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9 September 2014
Issues raised in the Online Copyright Infringement Discussion Paper were discussed at the Online Copyright Infringement Forum in September 2014.
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3 September 2014
The Government has released today a consultation paper proposing a carrier licensing exemption designed to make it easier for carriers to use...
Bureau of Communications Research Bureau of Communications and Arts Research
1 September 2014
Head of the BCR
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27 August 2014
The Panel of Experts has released its Independent Cost Benefit Analysis of Broadband.
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31 July 2014
The Triple Zero review survey shows most Australians want the service to embrace new technology.
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8 July 2014
Joint Press Release between the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications of Japan and the Department of Communications of Australia upon...
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1 June 2014
We commissioned three youth cyber-bullying research projects to help us develop a new, simplified cyber-bullying offence or a civil enforcement...
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16 May 2014
The Panel of Experts has prepared an Analytical Framework to support the independent cost–benefit analysis of the national broadband network (NBN).