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April 25, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft ICT R&D and Standardization Strategy to Enhance Japan's International Competitiveness
April 25, 2008
Request for Mobile Phone Operators and Such to Improve Filtering Services on Mobile Phones and PHS
April 25, 2008
Public Comment Invited on IP Network Management and Human Resources Agenda
April 25, 2008
Interim Report from Study Group on Countermeasures against Illegal/Harmful Information on the Internet Released
April 25, 2008
Results of TELMIN 7
April 25, 2008
Applications for License Renewal and Relevant New Licenses to Be Accepted for Terrestrial Broadcasters upon Expiration
April 25, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Amended Draft Changes to the Interconnection Tariffs Concerning Category I Designated Telecommunications Facilities of NTT East and NTT West
Applications to amend revision of changes to interconnection charges for subscriber optical fiber networks for FY2008 and onward
April 22, 2008
Basic Data on BS Digital Broadcasting Newly Starting in FY2011 and Onward Released
April 22, 2008
Ideals for Universal Service Fund System
Consultation with Telecommunications Council
April 22, 2008
TELMIN 7 to Be Held
April 22, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft Changes to Interconnection Tariffs concerning Category I Designated Telecommunications Facilities of NTT East
Addition of a function to the information disclosure system on estimated delivery dates for fiber-optic subscriber local loop
April 21, 2008
Ordinance Handling Policy for Prevention of Transmission of Different Telecommunications Numbers Established
Policy for handling Article 35-2-2 of Regulations for Telecommunications Facilities for Telecommunications Business, etc.
April 18, 2008
Results of Proposals Invited on Hometown Mobile Projects
April 17, 2008
Handling Policy for the Utilization of Femtocell Base Stations in relation to the Radio Law, the Telecommunications Business Law and Relevant Ordinances
April 17, 2008
Study Group on Common Maritime Communications System for Ships and the Promotion Thereof
Building a new-generation maritime communications system to ensure the safety of all ships
April 16, 2008
Results of Public Comment Procedures on Draft MIC Instruction to Partially Amend the Examination Standards Relating to the Telecommunications Business Law and Draft Amendments to Regulations for Enforcement of the Telecommunications Business Law, Etc.
Amendment of provisions of MIC ordinances and such related to the Telecommunications Business Law with respect to registration accompanying the beginning of business concerning broadband mobile wireless access systems for telecommunications business, etc.
April 15, 2008
Study Group on IP Network Management and Human Resources to Be Convened
April 15, 2008
Liaison Group for the Termination of BS Analog Broadcasting to Be Convened
April 11, 2008
Status of License Applications for Regional WiMAX Radio Stations
April 11, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft Report from Study Group on Internet's Smooth Transition to IPv6
April 11, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft Report from Study Group on Development of Advanced ICT Human Resources
April 10, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Agenda at Panel of Telecommunications Service Users
April 10, 2008
Deliberation on Technical Measures for Advancement of IMT-2000
Deliberation begins at the Telecommunications Council
April 10, 2008
Designation of Accreditation Body based on Article 14, Paragraph (1) of the Law for Implementation of the Mutual Recognition between Japan and Foreign Countries as a Consequence of Conformity Assessment of Specified Equipment
April 9, 2008
Radio Regulatory Council Report and Results of Public Comment Procedure 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
April 9, 2008
Radio Regulatory Council Report and Results of Public Comment Procedure on Draft MIC Notice to Partially Amend the Frequency Assignment Plan
Expiration of the period of availability of the frequencies for fire-fighting operation
April 9, 2008
Radio Regulatory Council Report and Results of Public Comment Procedure on Draft MIC Notice to Partially Amend the Frequency Assignment Plan
Expiration of the period of availability of the frequencies for fire-fighting operation
April 9, 2008
Radio Regulatory Council Report 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, and Results of Public Comment Procedure on the Draft Ordinances and Such
April 9, 2008
Authorization of Changes to Tariffs for Paid Broadcasting Contracts of WOWOW INC
April 7, 2008
Proposals Invited on Projects for Construction of Local Community Models through ICT Utilization and Local Information Platform Promotion Projects
April 7, 2008
Proposals Invited on ICT Human Resources Training Business pertaining to FY2008 Scheme for Supporting ICT Human Resources Training Business
April 4, 2008
Results of 37th Meeting of APEC TEL
April 4, 2008
Accounting Operation Guideline for Sales Incentives in Telecommunications Business Released
April 4, 2008
Proposals on Draft Agenda of Internet Policy Study Disclosed
April 4, 2008
Results of Public Comment Procedure on Basic Policy Not Requiring the Installation of Standby Power Sources at Cellular Telephone Base Stations
April 4, 2008
Response to Radio Waves that May Affect Shiokaze
April 4, 2008
Interim Report from Study Group on Next-Generation Information Security Policies Released and Public Comment Invited Thereon
April 4, 2008
R&D Themes for FY2008 Strategic Information and Communications R&D Promotion Programme (SCOPE) Adopted
April 4, 2008
Hearing to Be Held on Technical Requirements for Advancement of Specified Radio Microphones and for Advancement of Meteorological Radiosondes
April 4, 2008
Results of Public Comment Procedure 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
April 4, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft Report from the Study Group on Advancement of Essential Communications
April 3, 2008
Disclosure of Quarterly Data concerning Competition Review in the Telecommunications Business Field
Third quarter of FY2007 (as of the end of December 2007)
April 2, 2008
Instructions Issued to Yahoo Japan Corporation Concerning Leaked Header Information of Others' Communications
April 1, 2008
Request to NHK on Conducting International Broadcasting, Etc. in FY 2008 and Its Reply
April 1, 2008
Study Group on the Use of the Telecommunications Number 115 for Accepting Applications for Correspondence Delivery Services to Be Convened
April 1, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft MIC Ordinance to Partially Amend the Rules for Type Approval of Radio Equipment
Amendment to the measuring method in conjunction with the amendment to the performance standards for ship radars