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November 30, 2007
Results of 31st Session of APT Management Committee
November 30, 2007
Competition Review in the Telecommunications Business Field 2007
Proposals received on strategic evaluation of "analysis on platform functions' impacts on competition"
November 30, 2007
Action Plan for Promoting Digital TV Broadcasting (No. 8) Released
November 30, 2007
Results of July 2007 Basic Survey on the Communications Industry
November 28, 2007
Results of APT Secretary General Election
Mr. YAMADA Toshiyuki elected
November 28, 2007
Public Comment Invited on Draft Cabinet Order to Partially Amend Cabinet Order for Fees Relating to the Radio Law
November 28, 2007
Public Comment Invited on Draft MIC Ordinance to Amend Part of Rules for Interconnection Charges, Etc.
November 28, 2007
Results of Public Comment Procedure on Applications for Authorization of Business Activities Using Facilities, Technologies or Staff of NTT East and NTT West
Cross-prefectural service provision and pricing of FLET'S services using next-generation networks, etc.
November 28, 2007
Approval of Amount and Granting Method of Subsidy and Approval of Amount and Collecting Method of Contribution for Universal Service Fund System
A report from the Telecommunications Council
November 27, 2007
Proposals Invited on Guidelines concerning Applications of the Telecommunications Business Law and the Radio Law pertaining to MVNO
November 27, 2007
Guidelines for Information Disclosure concerning ASP/SaaS Security and Reliability Released
November 26, 2007
Basic Strategy and Action Plan for International Competitiveness Enhancement in Next-Generation IP Network Field Developed
November 26, 2007
Symposium on Advanced Frequency Use 2007 to Be Convened
November 26, 2007
National Expansion of Areas where Registered Stations for 5 GHzgigahertz Band Wireless Access Systems Can Be Established
November 22, 2007
Invitation of R&D Information on Technology for Access Control Function
November 22, 2007
Public Comment Invited on Draft MIC Instruction to Amend Part of the Examination Standards Relating to the Radio Law
Clarification of the scope of supervision by the radio operator in full charge
November 22, 2007
Proposals Received on R&D Themes for FY2008 Strategic Information and Communications R&D Promotion Programme (SCOPE)
November 21, 2007
Study Group on Countermeasures against Illegal/Harmful Information on the Internet to Be Convened
November 21, 2007
The Second Internet Governance Forum (IGF)
November 20, 2007
Public Comment Invited on Draft MIC Instruction to Amend Part of the Examination Standards relating to the Radio Law
Development of provisions in conjunction with the introduction of low-power repeaters for cellular telephones and PHS
November 20, 2007
Results of Public Comment on Approval of Amount and Granting Method of Subsidy and Approval of Amount and Collecting Method of Contribution for Universal Service Fund System
November 19, 2007
Open Conference on Broadband Mobile Wireless Access Systems to Be Held
November 19, 2007
Third Round of Proposals Invited on ICT Human Resources Training Business pertaining to FY2007 "Scheme for Supporting ICT Human Resources Training Business"
November 19, 2007
Study Group on Advancement of Essential Communications to Be Convened
November 16, 2007
Results of Public Comment Procedure on Draft Partial Amendment of MIC Notice to Specify Methods for Characteristics Testing
Addition, etc., of methods for testing tire pressure monitors, keyless entry systems, radio equipment for high-speed wireless LAN systems, and 1.5 GHzgigahertz band third-generation portable radio communication equipment
November 16, 2007
Communications Industry Forecast on Business Conditions
Overall results of Japan's communications industry, October 2007 survey (flash report)
November 16, 2007
Request Made to Mobile Phone Operators on Advertisements
November 16, 2007
Presentation to Be Held for Telephone Service Agents concerning Enforcement of the Law for Prevention of Transfer of Criminal Proceeds
November 16, 2007
Public Comment Invited on Draft Cabinet Order and Ordinances and Draft Guideline concerning Enforcement of the Law for Prevention of Transfer of Criminal Proceeds
November 15, 2007
Hearings to Be Held on Approval of Establishment Plans for Specified Base Stations Using 2.5 GHzgigahertz Band
November 14, 2007
Radio Regulatory Council Report and Results of Public Comment Procedure on Draft MIC Ordinance to Partially Amend the Essential Standards for Establishing Radio Stations Other Than Broadcast Stations
November 14, 2007
Development of Technical Requirements concerning Broadcasting Business Systems
Radio Regulatory Council consulted on draft MIC ordinance to amend part of the Rules for Regulating Radio Equipment, etc. and public comment invited on the related draft MIC ordinances
November 14, 2007
Tabling of Formal Objections Filed by Four Broadcasters in Fukuoka Prefecture to Arbitration pertaining to Agreement on Retransmission
November 14, 2007
Radio Regulatory Council Report and Results of Public Comment Procedure on Draft MIC Ordinances to Partially Amend the Regulations for Enforcement of Radio Law and the Rules for Regulating Radio Equipment
Development of provisions in conjunction with the introduction of low-power repeaters for cellular telephones and PHS
November 14, 2007
Radio Regulatory Council Report and Results of Public Comment Procedure on Draft MIC Notice to Partially Amend the Frequency Assignment Plan
Frequency allocation in conjunction with complete digitization of analog terrestrial television broadcasting
November 14, 2007
Preliminary License for Broadcasting Satellite Station of Broadcasting Satellite System Corporation
November 14, 2007
Radio Regulatory Council Reports on Revocation of Approval for World Independent Networks Japan's Program-Supplying Broadcasting Service
November 14, 2007
Radio Regulatory Council Consulted on Revocation of Attestation of Establishment Plan for Specified Base Stations Using 2 GHzgigahertz Band
November 14, 2007
Tabling of Formal Objection to Type Designation Disposition on Broadband Power Line Carrier Communication Equipment
November 14, 2007
Result of Proposals Invited on Special Ubiquitous Zones
November 13, 2007
Release of Action Plan for Radio Spectrum Reallocation (Revised in November 2007) and Results of Public Comment Procedure
November 12, 2007
Public Comment Invited on Draft MIC Instruction to Amend Part of the Examination Standards Relating to the Radio Law
Introduction of radio equipment to be installed on ships or vehicles concerning the Inmarsat BGAN system
November 12, 2007
Public Comment Invited on Draft Guideline for Operation of the Opinion Submission System in the Telecommunications Business Field
November 9, 2007
Results of Public Comment on Draft Cabinet Order to Partially Amend the Cabinet Order for Implementation of the Mutual Recognition between Japan and the European Community and the Republic of Singapore in Relation to Conformity Assessment of Specified Equipment, Etc.
November 9, 2007
Results of Public Comment on Draft Partial Amendment to MPT/MIC Notices to Specify Inspection Methods, Etc. of Registered Inspectors and such and Methods for Characteristics Testing
Addition of measurement methods for unwanted emissions from radio stations performing multi-carrier satellite communications
November 9, 2007
Public Comment Invited on Draft Partial Amendment to Plan for the Available Frequencies Allocated to Broadcasting
November 8, 2007
Release of Public Comment on Draft Report from Study Group on Future Images of Universal Service Fund System
November 7, 2007
Authorization of Changes to the Interconnection Tariffs Concerning Category I Designated Telecommunications Facilities of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone East Corporation and Nippon Telegraph and Telephone West Corporation (Changes to the Collocation Procedures, Etc. in Accordance with the Partial Amendment to the Regulations for Enforcement of the Telecommunications Business Law and Such)
Application for correction authorized based on the report from the Telecommunications Council
November 6, 2007
New-Generation Network Promotion Forum Established
November 6, 2007
Comprehensive Support System for Revitalizing Local Communities to Be Developed
For structural reform to revitalize local communities
November 2, 2007
Authorization of Changes to Interconnection Tariffs concerning Category I Designated Telecommunication Facilities of NTT East and NTT West
Reorganizing service items in regard to B FLET'S Family Type service, IP routing network connection leased line service, and Type II ATM leased line service
November 2, 2007
Response to Radio Waves that May Affect Shiokaze
November 1, 2007
Public Comment Invited on the Draft Report from the Low-Power Radio Systems Committee
Technical requirements for active low-power radio systems using 950 MHzmegahertz band and technical requirements concerning the advancement of passive tag systems using 950 MHzmegahertz band
November 1, 2007
Results of the 36th Meeting of the APEC Telecommunications and Information Working Group (TEL 36)