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February 29, 2008
Results of Public Comment Procedure on Draft MIC Notice Specifying Devices Shared between Two or More Radio Stations of One Person
Development of provisions for improved reliability of earth stations
February 29, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft Accounting Operation Guideline for Sales Incentives in Telecommunications Business
February 29, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft MIC Ordinances to Partially Amend the Regulations for Procedure for Obtaining a Radio Station License, the Ordinance concerning Technical Regulations Conformity Certification, Etc. of Specified Radio Equipment, and Such
February 29, 2008
Proposals Invited on Draft Agenda of Internet Policy Study
February 29, 2008
Current Status of Unauthorized Access and R&D on Access Control Function Technology
February 28, 2008
Draft MIC Ordinance to Partially Amend the Regulations for Enforcement of the Telecommunications Business Law, Etc.
Report from the Telecommunications Council
February 28, 2008
Authorization of Changes to Interconnection Tariffs concerning Category I Designated Telecommunications Facilities of NTT East (Addition of a Function to the Local Number Portability Application System)
Report from the Telecommunications Council
February 28, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft Changes to Interconnection Tariffs concerning Category I Designated Telecommunications Facilities of NTT East and NTT West
Revision of FY2008 interconnection charges based on the Long-Run Incremental Cost (LRIC) method, etc.
February 28, 2008
Result of Public Comment Invited on Draft MIC Instruction to Amend Part of the Examination Standards Relating to the Radio Law
Development of provisions on radio stations for broadcasting business systems
February 28, 2008
Authorization of Changes to the Interconnection Tariffs concerning Category I Designated Telecommunications Facilities of NTT East (Addition of the Time Designation Procedure for the Connection of Fiber-Optic Subscriber Local Loops)
A report from the Telecommunications Council
February 27, 2008
Status of Numbers of Subscribers to Telecommunications Services
(As of the end of December 2007)
February 27, 2008
Amendment of Guideline for Conducting Stack Testing of the Relationship between Interconnection Charges and User Charges
February 26, 2008
Hearing to Be Held on Technical Requirements for Convenient AIS and Radio Equipment for Emergency Communication of Small Ships
February 26, 2008
Local ICT Caravan to Be Held
February 25, 2008
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.
February 25, 2008
Operation Guidelines for MIC Support for Mobile Phone Service Salespersons Test Finalized
February 21, 2008
Tabulation and Estimation of Internet Traffic in Japan
Announcement of tabulation results as of November 2007
(PDF)
February 21, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft Amendments to the Regulations for Procedure for Obtaining a Radio Station License and Relevant Notices
Amendment of performance standards for ship radars and obligation to install radio equipment on high-speed survival craft
February 20, 2008
Results of Public Comment Invited on Draft Changes to Interconnection Tariffs concerning Category I Designated Telecommunications Facilities of NTT East and NTT West and Re-Invitation of Public Comment
Revision of FY2007 and FY2008 interconnection charges based on actual cost methods and other charges
February 20, 2008
Results of Public Comment Invited on Draft Changes to Interconnection Tariffs concerning Category I Designated Telecommunications Facilities of NTT East and NTT West and Re-Invitation of Public Comment
Revision of interconnection charges for subscriber optical fiber networks for FY2008 and onward
February 20, 2008
Result of Public Comment Invited on Draft Changes to Interconnection Tariffs concerning Category I Designated Telecommunications Facilities of NTT East
Addition of the time designation procedure for the connection of fiber-optic subscriber local loops
February 20, 2008
Results of Public Comment Invited on Draft Changes to Interconnection Tariffs concerning Category I Designated Telecommunications Facilities of NTT East
Addition of a function to the local number portability application system
February 18, 2008
Request for Necessary Measures to Be Taken in Light of Results of Verification (FY2007) Based on Competition Safeguard System
February 18, 2008
Results of Verification (FY2007) Based on Competition Safeguard System Finalized
February 18, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft Amendments to Regulations for Enforcement of the Telecommunications Business Law, Etc.
Development of MIC ordinances concerning the Telecommunications Business Law with respect to registration of telecommunications businesses concerning broadband mobile wireless access systems
February 18, 2008
Seminar to Be Held to Promote Social Participation of People with Disabilities by Using ICT
February 15, 2008
Telecommunications Council Consulted on Comprehensive Legal System for Communications and Broadcasting
February 15, 2008
Telecommunications Council Report on Draft MIC Ordinance to Amend Part of the Regulations for Telecommunications Numbers
Mobile number portability for mobile phone users subscribing to services provided by retail telecommunications carriers
February 15, 2008
Public Comments Invited on Draft MIC Notice to Amend Part of MPT Notice for Specifying Details of Regulations for Telecommunications Numbers
February 15, 2008
Overall results of Japan's Communications Industry, January 2008 Survey (Flash Report)
February 15, 2008
Results of Public Comment Re-Invited on Draft MIC Ordinance to Partially Amend the Regulations for Enforcement of the Telecommunications Business Law, Etc.
February 14, 2008
Competition Review in the Telecommunications Business Field 2007 Proposals invited on strategic evaluation of "Analysis on inter-carrier transactions' impacts on competition"
February 13, 2008
Future Schedule for Authorization for Program-Supplying Broadcasting Services Pertaining to BS Digital Broadcasting Newly Starting in 2011 and Onward
February 13, 2008
Results of Second Public Comment Invited 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.
February 13, 2008
Results of Public Comment Invited on Draft Operation Guidelines for MIC Support for Mobile Phone Service Salespersons Test
February 12, 2008
Demonstration Experiments of Next-Generation Home Network and Seminar 2008 to Be Held
February 8, 2008
2008 u-Japan Best Practices Invited
February 8, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft MIC Notice to Partially Amend the Info-Communications Network Safety and Reliability Standards
February 6, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft Basic Policy Not Requiring the Installation of Standby Power Sources at Cellular Telephone Base Stations
February 6, 2008
Radio Regulatory Council Consulted on Draft MIC Ordinances to Partially Amend Regulations for Procedure for Obtaining a Radio Station License and the Ordinance concerning Technical Regulations Conformity Certification etc. of Specified Radio Equipment
February 6, 2008
Competition Review in the Telecommunications Business Field 2007
Interim report on analysis on platform functions' impacts on competition
February 6, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft MIC Notice to Partially Amend the Frequency Assignment Plan, Etc.
Expansion of the frequency band for the amateur service using the 3.8 MHz band, etc.
February 6, 2008
Radio Regulatory Council Consulted and Public Comment Invited on Draft MIC Ordinances to Partially Amend the Regulations for Enforcement of the Radio Law and the Rules for Regulating Radio Equipment, Etc.
Development of provisions for the introduction of active low-power radio systems using 950 MHzmegahertz band and the advancement of passive tag systems using 950 MHzmegahertz band
February 6, 2008
Report from Radio Regulatory Council concerning Blanket Licenses for Specified Radio Stations of NTT DoCoMo and Eight Group Companies
Blanket licenses for low-power repeaters for cellular telephones
February 6, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft Handling Policy for the Utilization of Femtocell Base Stations in relation to the Radio Law, the Telecommunications Business Law and Relevant Ordinances
February 6, 2008
Tabling of Formal Objection to Type Designation Disposition on Broadband Power Line Carrier Communication Equipment
February 6, 2008
Tabling of Formal Objection to Type Designation Disposition on Broadband Power Line Carrier Communication Equipment
February 6, 2008
Decision to Offer Additional Subsidies in the FY2007 Scheme for Supporting ICT Human Resources Training Business
February 4, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft MIC Notice to Partially Amend the Frequency Assignment Plan
Expiration of the period of availability of the frequencies for fire-fighting operations
February 1, 2008
Results of Public Comment Procedure on Draft MIC Instruction to Partially Amend the Examination Standards Relating to the Telecommunications Business Law
Registration accompanying the beginning of business concerning broadband mobile wireless access systems in the Telecommunications Business Law
February 1, 2008
Guideline for Telephone Service Agents for Prevention of Transfer of Criminal Proceeds Released
February 1, 2008
Proposals on New R&D Themes Contributing to Expansion of Radio Frequency Resources Invited
February 1, 2008
Second Symposium on Ubiquitous Health and Medical Care to Be Held
February 1, 2008
Educational Activities Started through Website Announcing Extermination Campaign against Bots
February 1, 2008
Panel on ICT Growth to Be Held
February 1, 2008
P2P Network Experiment Council Symposium to Be Held