October 24, 2017 25
Malcolm Turnbull says we shouldn't have started from where we did on the NBN -- problem is, we didn't have much choice, thanks to market economics.
July 25, 2017 5
Communications Minister Mitch Fifield held his first meeting with a China state-owned telecommunications company that has no big presence in Australia.
December 16, 2016
Rule No. 1: No secret government business.
November 10, 2016 3
Attorney-General George Brandis waited close to a year to introduce telecommunications security legislation and waited until US election night.
January 29, 2016 5
Crikey readers discuss funding and other issues of the day.
September 2, 2015 7
TPG is making iiNet more like itself, overseeing an exodus of executives and putting a freeze on new spending.
September 2, 2015 4
Telcos had been promised $131 million to help them allow the government to spy on Australian citizens. But hey look, now the government is going to keep some of that money after all.
August 4, 2014
The government must embrace globalisation and digitalisation, and demonstrate focus and courage, to address a sharp decline in competitiveness, writes The Mandarin publisher Tom Burton.
April 29, 2014 5
The Productivity Commission shows that fixing our multi-factor productivity performance will take a lot of work.
April 3, 2014 4
The Attorney-General's Department is pursuing a new security framework to bring telecommunications companies and ISPs under tighter government control. But it appears to be treading softly on data retention.