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August 29, 2008
Tabulation and Estimation of Internet Traffic in Japan
Announcement of tabulation results as of May 2008
August 29, 2008
ASEAN and Japan First Agreed on ICT Work Plan
Results of ASEAN-Japan ICT Ministers Meeting
August 29, 2008
Guidelines for Promotion of Competition in the Telecommunications Business Field Revised
August 29, 2008
Results from Verification of Reports of Measures Related to Review, Etc. on the Collocation Rules Released
August 29, 2008
State of Numbers of Subscribers to Telecommunications Services
(As of the end of June 2008)
August 28, 2008
Final Report from Study Group on Countermeasures against Unwanted Junk Mail Released
August 28, 2008
Guidance Provided to KDDI on Preventive Measures for Its Telecommunications Services
August 28, 2008
Results of Public Comment Invitation (FY2008) on Application of the Competition Safeguard System and Invitation of Public Comment Thereon
August 28, 2008
Survey of Prospective Entrants Concerning BS Digital Broadcasting Newly Starting in 2011 and Onward
August 27, 2008
Results of Public Comment Procedure on Multimedia Broadcasting Systems for Mobile Terminals Released; and Public Comment Invited on Draft Technical Requirements for Multimedia Broadcasting Systems for Mobile Terminals
August 27, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Review of Action Plan for Radio Spectrum Reallocation
August 27, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft Report from Study Group on the Use of Telecommunications Number 115 for Accepting Applications for Correspondence Delivery Services
August 26, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft MIC Ordinance for Partial Revision of the Ordinance for Enforcement of the Act on Identification, Etc. by Mobile Voice Communications Carriers of their Subscribers, Etc. and for Prevention of Improper Use of Mobile Voice Communications Services
August 22, 2008
Overall Results of Japan's Communications Industry, July 2008 Survey (Flash Report)
August 22, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft Amendment to the Regulations for Procedure for Obtaining a Radio Station License, MIC Notices Relevant to the Radio Law, and the Examination Standards Relating to the Radio Law
Introduction of data transmission equipment for use with radio stations for maritime mobile service
August 22, 2008
Proposals on FY2008 R&D for Expansion of Radio Frequency Resources Adopted
August 22, 2008
Entities to Conduct Special Ubiquitous Zone Project Decided
August 21, 2008
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 addition of exceptions to radio station operations and the introduction of femtocell base stations
August 21, 2008
Hearing to Be Held on Technical Requirements of Ku-Band Helicopter Satellite Communication System and Technical Requirements for Speeding Up S-Band Domestic Mobile Satellite Communication System
August 20, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft MIC Notice Based on Provisions of Article 6, Paragraph 1, Item (iv4) of the Law for Facilitating Specific Communications and Broadcasting Development Business
Review of designated financial institutions taking charge of interest-rate subsidies
August 20, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft MIC Ordinance to Partially Amend the Regulations for Enforcement of the Broadcast Law in Line with the Enforcement of the Law for Partial Amendments to the Law Concerning Book-Entry Transfer of Corporate Bonds and Other Securities for the Purpose of Streamlining the Settlement of Trades of Stocks and Other Securities (Law No. 88 of 2004)
August 14, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Partial Amendment to the Specification of Conformity of Radio Equipment of Foreign Radio Stations, etc. to Technical Regulations Corresponding to Technical Requirements Stipulated in Chapter III3 of the Radio Law
Addition of CDMA2000, etc.
August 11, 2008
Results of Public Comment Procedure 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
August 8, 2008
Proposals to Be Invited on R&D Themes for FY2009 Strategic Information and Communications R&D Promotion Programme (SCOPE)
August 8, 2008
Proposals Invited on Projects for Construction of Local Community Models through ICT Utilization/Telemedicine Model Projects
August 7, 2008
Seminar on International Conference and International Negotiation Skills
August 6, 2008
Current Status of Telecommunications Numbers in Use
As of the end of FY2007
August 5, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft Gist of Revision to e-Government Recommended Ciphers List
August 5, 2008
Presentation on BS Digital Broadcasting Newly Starting in 2011 and Onward to Be Held
August 5, 2008
Public Comment Invited on Draft Interim Report from 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
August 4, 2008
Applications for License Renewal and Relevant New Licenses Accepted for Terrestrial Broadcasters upon Expiration
August 4, 2008
Enhancement of Responses to International Standardization Activities for ICTs and Climate Change
Study at ITU-T Work Plan Committee under Telecommunications Council began
August 1, 2008
Results of Public Comment Procedure on Technical Conditions, Etc. for Terminal Facilities of WiMAX Systems Using 2.5 GHz Band
August 1, 2008
Survey on Rate Variances between Domestic and Overseas Telecommunications Services
Results of FY2007 Survey
August 1, 2008
Results of Public Comment Re-Invitation Procedure on Draft Results from Verification of Reports of Measures Related to Review, Etc. on the Collocation Rules