Technology & communication news
30 July 2014
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) has today published a discussion document reviewing New Zealand's Radiocommunications Act 1989.
18 June 2014
Four communities in South Westland now have access to faster broadband, as a result of the Government’s $300 million Rural Broadband Initiative.
14 December 2013
Communications and Information Technology Minister Amy Adams has today released the final report from Ernst & Young Australia on whether Chorus can deliver on its broadband contracts.
25 February 2013
Find out how the government’s Ultra-Fast Broadband Initiative and the Rural Broadband Initiative are progressing.
9 February 2013
Prime Minister Key and Prime Minister Gillard have announced joint action to address the high cost of mobile roaming rates between the two countries.
16 August 2012
Telecommunications providers are being asked for their input on the best way to deliver significant improvement in telecommunications for the Chatham Islands.
16 August 2012
More than 20,000 premises in Nelson and Richmond will be covered by the Government’s ultra-fast broadband network when the project is finished, Communications and Information Technology Minister Amy Adams has announced.
16 July 2012
Freeview viewers may need to retune their TV or set-top box when the broadcast frequencies change in the Christchurch region on Tuesday 24 July.
12 June 2012
Freeview viewers may need to retune their TV or set-top box when the broadcast frequencies change in the Wellington region on Tuesday 19 June.
17 April 2012
Final contracts for the Rural Broadband Initiative have been awarded worth $14.5 million.