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May 30, 2008
Results of February 2008 Survey on Broadcast Program Production
May 30, 2008
An Entity to Conduct Special Ubiquitous Zone Project Decided
May 30, 2008
Public Proposals Invited on FY2008 R&D for Expansion of Radio Frequency Resources
May 30, 2008
Radio Interference of Some Types of BS Broadcasting Reception Systems
May 30, 2008
Results of Public Comment Procedure on FY2008 Basic R&D Plan for Expansion of Radio Frequency Resources
May 30, 2008
Status of Numbers of Subscribers to Telecommunications Services(As of the end of March 2008)
May 30, 2008
Results of Public Comment Procedure on Draft MIC Ordinance to Partially Amend the Regulations for Telecommunications Facilities for Telecommunications Business, Etc.
May 30, 2008
Outline of Complaints, Requests for Consultation, etc. on Telecommunications Services in 2007
May 30, 2008
Results of Public Comment Invited on Agenda at Panel of Telecommunications Service Users
May 30, 2008
Disclosure and Presentation of e-Learning Systems (Synchronous and Asynchronous Types) to Develop Advanced ICT Human Resources
May 30, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft Amendment to Guidelines for Promotion of Competition in the Telecommunications Business Field
May 30, 2008
Disclosure and Presentation of PBL Teaching Materials to Develop Human Resources for ICT Management
May 30, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft Basic Policy on Authorization for Program-Supplying Broadcasting Services Pertaining to BS Digital Broadcasting Newly Starting in 2011 and Onward
May 30, 2008
Results of Public Comment Invited on Draft MIC Notice to Partially Amend MIC Notice Specifying Simple Operations that Do Not Require Licensed Radio Operator
May 30, 2008
Results of Survey on Radio Wave Impact on Medical Devices
Survey on impact of 1.7 GHzgigahertz-band W-CDMA and 2 GHzgigahertz-band CDMA2000 mobile phone terminals on medical implant devices
May 30, 2008
Report from Study Group on Development of Advanced ICT Human Resources Finalized and Results of Public Comment Procedure on Draft Report
May 30, 2008
Report from Study Group on Enforcement of the Law Concerning Electronic Signatures and Certification Services Finalized and Results of Public Comment Procedure on Draft Report
May 28, 2008
Results of Public Comment Invited on Amended Draft Changes to the Interconnection Tariffs Concerning Category I Designated Telecommunications Facilities of NTT East and NTT West and Re-Invitation of Public Comment
Applications to amend revision of changes to interconnection charges for subscriber optical fiber networks for FY2008 and onward
May 27, 2008
Results of Public Comment Procedure 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
May 27, 2008
Report from Study Group on Advancement of Essential Communications Released
May 27, 2008
Results of Public Comment Procedure on Draft Amendments to Regulations for Enforcement of the Telecommunications Business Law, Etc. and Re-invitation of Public Comment
May 27, 2008
Results of Public Comment Procedure on Draft Technical Requirements for Convenient AIS and Radio Equipment for Emergency Communication of Small Ships
Results of public comment procedure on draft report from Maritime Radio Communications Committee
May 23, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft Partial Amendment of MIC Notice to Specify Methods for Characteristics Testing
Change and addition of characteristics testing for radio equipment for millimeter wave image transmission, low-power repeater, and WiMAX
May 23, 2008
Entity to Conduct Special Ubiquitous Zone Project Decided
May 23, 2008
Overall Results of Japan's Communications Industry, April 2008 Survey (Flash Report)
May 23, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft Report from Panel on Multimedia Broadcasting Services for Mobile Terminals
May 23, 2008
Results of Public Comment Invited on Draft MIC Ordinance to Partially Amend the Rules for Type Approval of Radio Equipment and the Like
Amendment to the measuring method in conjunction with the amendment to the performance standards for ship radars
May 23, 2008
Initiative Supporting Development of Guidelines for Appropriate Operation of Bandwidth Control
May 23, 2008
ICT Growth Enhancement Plan Developed
May 21, 2008
Radio Regulatory Council Report and Results of Public Comment Procedure on Draft MIC Ordinances to Partially Amend Regulations for Enforcement of the Radio Law, Rules for Regulating Radio Equipment, Ordinance concerning Technical Regulations Conformity Certification, Etc. of Specified Radio Equipment, and Such
Development of the provisions in conjunction with the abolishment of systems for premises radio stations using the 19 GHzgigahertz band and radio stations for subscriber radio access communication using the 1,900 MHzmegahertz band
May 21, 2008
Radio Regulatory Council Report on Consultation on Draft Partial Amendment to Plan for the Available Frequencies Allocated to Broadcasting Consulted and Results of Public Comment Procedure on the Draft Amendment
May 21, 2008
Authorization of NHK's Business Prescribed in Article 9 Paragraph (3) Item (i1) of the Broadcast Law(Offering and Leasing of Lands Owned by NHK)
May 21, 2008
Radio Regulatory Council Consulted on Draft MIC Ordinance to Partially Amend Regulations for Enforcement of the Radio Law, Etc. and Public Comment Invited Thereon
Introduction of digitized convenience radio stations and a registration system for such radio stations; introduction of animal detection and reporting systems; introduction of radio control systems using 2.4 GHzgigahertz band for model airplanes; and extension of transitional measures for UWB wireless systems
May 21, 2008
Action Plan 2008 for International Competitiveness Enhancement of Next-Generation IP Network Developed
May 21, 2008
"R&D for Expansion of Radio Frequency Resources"
-First Presentation to be Held-
May 21, 2008
Tabling of Formal Objection to Type Designation Disposition on Broadband Power Line Carrier Communication Equipment
May 20, 2008
FY2008 Ten-Day Campaign for Radio Frequency Use Protection
Publicity cars will promote awareness and provide counseling on the environment for radio frequency use
May 19, 2008
Mobile Phone Operators Requested to Disclose Information on Standard Plan Development for Wholesale Telecommunications Service and Clarify and Announce Centralized Contact Points for MVNOs
May 19, 2008
Study Group on NGN Interconnection Charge Calculation to Be Convened
May 19, 2008
Second Revision to Guidelines concerning Applications of the Telecommunications Business Law and the Radio Law pertaining to MVNO
May 16, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Technical Requirements, Etc. for Terminal Facilities of WiMAX Systems Using 2.5 GHzgigahertz Band
May 9, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft ICT Productivity Improvement Strategy
May 9, 2008
Fourth Strategic Information and Communications R&D Promotion Programme (SCOPE) Research and Presentation to Be Held