The Australian Competition and Consumer Commision has put telecommunications companies on notice to ensure their advertising is clear and transparent. The telcos may face court action from the regulator, including much higher penalties – with READ FULL STORY
If elected, a Shorten Labor Government will establish an NBN Service Guarantee to deliver more uptime, and greater oversight of the national broadband network, according to Michelle Rowland, Shadow Minister for Communications and Member for READ FULL STORY
The Australian Federal Court has ordered Optus Internet to pay penalties of A$1.5 million for making misleading representations to customers about their transition from the Singtel-owned company’s HFC network to the National Broadband Network. According READ FULL STORY
The deadline for compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is coming up fast. Says the European Union: “Enforcement date: 25 May 2018 – at which time those organizations in non-compliance may face heavy fines.”
Decision makers representing some key Australian IT and technology companies have responded to the Federal Government’s budget, which was presented yesterday.
Teleena, a global IoT and Mobility enabler headquartered in The Netherlands, has announced that it is ready for the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to be implemented. “Teleena continuously works to improve the services READ FULL STORY
The Australian Communications Consumer Action Network is calling for urgent reforms as complaints to the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman have risen by 28.7 percent in the six months to December 2017, compared to the same period READ FULL STORY
Macquarie Government MD Aidan Tudehope has welcomed the passing in the Australian federal government of the Security of Critical Infrastructure (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2018.
Australia’s communications regulator hopes new draft complaints-handling rules will improve the experience of consumers connecting to the government-owned national broadband network.