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18 Sep
Our third post profiling party election policies deals with the Green Party and the Internet Party. The Greens have released a fairly comprehensive ICT policy (which can be read in its entirety here...
18 Sep
Things often come in threes - last week was no exception. One of our team members spoke with an international investment group keen to understand the current telco regulatory environment in NZ, read...
16 Sep
In continuing our scan of ICT policies from the major political parties in Election ’14, this post looks at the National Party and United Future. Again, our goal in these posts is not to be...
12 Sep
In July this year, InternetNZ released our Election '14 and the Internet document, outlining seven key Internet issues for focus and discussion during this year's election and over the next three...
8 Sep
Recently, I had the pleasure of being able to attend the Australia and New Zealand Internet Awards (the ANZIAs) and the Australian Internet Governance Forum meetings. These events are handy points...
8 Sep
InternetNZ  isn't surprised by the Court of Appeal's decision in rejecting Chorus' attempts to overrule the High Court. As is its right, Chorus sought leave to appeal the High Court's ruling on the...
4 Sep
InternetNZ is pleased to see the Government is investing further in the roll-out of the Ultra Fast Broadband network, now making plans for it to be rolled out to 80 per cent of the country, rather...
1 Sep
This coming week sees the ninth meeting of the United Nations Internet Governance Forum, a bells-and-whistles gathering of the global Internet community. The purpose of the IGF is to bring together...
27 Aug
On Monday night at the InternetNZ co-sponsored Australia and New Zealand Internet Awards, the Department of Internal Affairs and NZ Post's RealME online authentication service won the award for...
26 Aug
InternetNZ welcomes National's proposal to make $100 million available as a contestable fund to further extend the Rural Broadband Initiative. Chief Executive Jordan Carter welcomed the proposed...