mitch fifield

Budget books $10m for National Library to put history online

Budget books $10m for National Library to put history online

Budget 2019: Menzies and Monash rattle philanthropic can.
Apr 3 2019 11:49AM
Federal govt pledges $17m for online safety education package

Federal govt pledges $17m for online safety education package

Plans for Online Safety Charter to protect kids on digital platforms.
Dec 17 2018 4:04PM
Govt to beef up website blocking laws

Govt to beef up website blocking laws

Targets file hosting sites, mirrors and proxies.
Oct 18 2018 9:24AM
Comms Minister Fifield flags interest in GDPR-like laws

Comms Minister Fifield flags interest in GDPR-like laws

Says Internet no longer an ‘ungoverned space’ and era of hands-off regulation may need to end.
Oct 10 2018 6:36AM
Fifield stands by stalled NBN HFC network

Fifield stands by stalled NBN HFC network

Can be fixed, won’t be scrapped.
Nov 28 2017 9:54AM
TPG forced to reveal FTTB business model

TPG forced to reveal FTTB business model

Amid deep distrust over how telco operates.
Dec 13 2016 12:00PM
Govt quashes dedicated public safety mobile network proposal

Govt quashes dedicated public safety mobile network proposal

Will push for capabilities on existing LTE networks.
Nov 24 2016 2:46PM
Government reviews ACCAN funding

Government reviews ACCAN funding

Money could be redirected or withdrawn altogether.
Oct 25 2016 12:02PM
Conroy calls for NBN Co's Switkowski to resign

Conroy calls for NBN Co's Switkowski to resign

'Demands' apology over AFP raids on his office.
Jul 6 2016 10:59AM
Federal govt reveals mobile blackspot base station sites

Federal govt reveals mobile blackspot base station sites

Nineteen already built.
Feb 18 2016 11:00AM
Govt reveals how it will divvy up data retention implementation grants

Govt reveals how it will divvy up data retention implementation grants

Smaller providers given a leg up in competitive applications round.
Jan 7 2016 6:32PM
Telcos get second chance to bid in Aussie mobile blackspot program

Telcos get second chance to bid in Aussie mobile blackspot program

Public asked to nominate sites with no coverage.
Dec 9 2015 4:30PM
Govt economists slash NBN rural services loss forecast

Govt economists slash NBN rural services loss forecast

Smaller cross-subsidy from telcos mooted.
Oct 14 2015 10:02AM
Mitch Fifield named Australia's new Communications Minister

Mitch Fifield named Australia's new Communications Minister

Turnbull reveals new cabinet.
Sep 20 2015 3:57PM

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