8th > December > 2013 Archive


Turnbull takes aim at telecom, broadcast regulation

The federal government has asked the telco and broadcast sectors for their Christmas wish-lists, seeking deregulation suggestions by December 18 in a letter sent from the office of communications minister Malcolm Turnbull.

Telecom New Zealand exits Australia with AAPT sale

The last remnant of one of Australia's first batch of competitive telecommunications carriers, AAPT, has been sold to TPG for $NZ450 million (about $AU410 million).