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January 30, 2009
Proposals Invited for R&D on ICTs in FY2009 (Advance Notice)
January 30, 2009
Final Report from Study Group on the Communications Platform Compiled
January 30, 2009
MIC to hold the"MRA International Workshop 2009"
January 29, 2009
Public Comment Invited on Draft Changes to Interconnection Tariffs Concerning Category I Designated Telecommunications Facilities of NTT East and NTT West
Pricing of fiscal 2009 interconnection charges for next-generation networks
January 29, 2009
Public Comment Invited on Draft MIC Ordinance to Partially Amend the Rules for Calculating Methodologies of Subsidies and Contribution Concerning the Provision of Universal Service
January 29, 2009
P2P Network Experiment Council Symposium to Be Held
January 29, 2009
Symposium on Next-Generation Data Center Based on ASP/SaaS Usage to Be Held
January 29, 2009
Telecommunications and Postal Services Council Consulted on Partial Amendment to Rules for Category I Designated Telecommunications Facilities Interconnection Accounting and Rules for Interconnection Charges, Etc., and Public Comment Invited Thereon
January 29, 2009
Draft MIC Ordinance to Amend Part of Rules for Interconnection Charges, Etc.
Report from the Telecommunications and Postal Services Council
January 27, 2009
Draft Technical Requirements for Systems Enabling Standard-Definition Video and Audio Transmission, Among Technical Requirements of Ku-Band Helicopter Satellite Communication System
Partial report from Telecommunications Council
January 27, 2009
Results of Public Comment Procedure on Draft Report from Study Group on Common Maritime Communications System for Ships and the Promotion Thereof and Final Report Compiled
Building a new-generation maritime communications system to ensure the safety of all ships
January 27, 2009
Technical Requirements for Speeding Up S-Band Domestic Mobile Satellite Communication Systems
Report from Telecommunications Council
January 23, 2009
Results of Public Comment Procedure on Draft MIC Instruction to Partially Amend the Examination Standards Relating to the Radio Law
Expanding the use of 18 GHz band wireless access system to cable TV broadcasting business
January 23, 2009
Proposals Invited on R&D Themes for FY2009 Promotion Program for Reducing Global Environmental Load Through ICT Innovation (PREDICT)
January 23, 2009
"Information Security Day" Events to Be Held
January 23, 2009
Public Comment Invited on Draft Guidelines for Establishment of Specified Base Stations, Etc. for Introduction of 3.9-Generation Mobile Communications System
January 23, 2009
General Procedure for Promoting Digital Terrestrial Broadcasting Revised
January 23, 2009
MIC Television Viewer Support Centers Established in All Prefectures
Nickname "Dejisapo" decided for Television Viewer Support Centers
January 22, 2009
Decision to Offer Additional Subsidies in the FY2008 Scheme for Supporting ICT Human Resources Training Business
January 22 2009
Results of Public Comment Procedure on Draft Technical Requirements for Systems Enabling Standard-Definition Video and Audio Transmission, Among Technical Requirements of Ku-Band Helicopter Satellite Communication System, and Draft Technical Requirements for Speeding Up S-Band Domestic Mobile Satellite Communication System
Results of public comment procedure on draft reports from Satellite Communication Systems Committee
January 21, 2009
Report from Radio Regulatory Council on Draft MIC Ordinance to Partially Amend the Rules for Regulating Radio Equipment, Etc. and Results of Public Comment Procedure Thereon
Introduction of specified digital radio microphones and development of provisions on amateur radio stations
January 21, 2009
Radio Regulatory Council Consulted on Draft MIC Ordinance to Partially Amend the Rules for Regulating Radio Equipment, Etc. and Public Comment Invited Thereon
Development of provisions for advancement of radiosondes
January 21, 2009
Public Comment Invited 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 provisions related to the introduction of 3.9-Generation mobile communications system and the addition of 2GHzgigahertz TDD mobile communications system
January 21, 2009
Authorization of Entrusted Businesses to Broadcast Independent Programs of International Broadcasting Subsidiary
Authorization granted to NHK for the business conducted with the use of equipment or techniques owned by NHK and for the business that is especially necessary for the improvement and development of broadcasting and the reception thereof
January 21, 2009
Proposals Invited on Projects for Improving Regional Vitality under Project to Revitalize Local Economies with ICT (Special Ubiquitous Zone Project)
January 21, 2009
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 FY2009 interconnection charges based on actual cost method and other charges
January 21, 2009
Proposals Invited on Projects for Construction of Local Community Models through ICT Utilization (Projects for Revitalizing Local Communities and Local Economies)
January 20, 2009
Detailed Items for Implementation of Competition Review in the Telecommunications Business Field 2008 Finalized
January 20, 2009
Study Group on the Management of Price Caps to Be Convened
January 16, 2009
Proposals Invited on Project for Global Expansion of Advanced ICT Business
January 16, 2009
Safe Network Development Promotion Program Developed
January 16, 2009
Final Report from Study Group on Countermeasures against Illegal/Harmful Information on the Internet Compiled
January 15, 2009
Young People to Be Invited to ITU TELECOM 2009 Youth Forum
January 9, 2009
Proposals Invited on Interconnection Rules in Response to Changes in the Telecommunications Market Environment
January 9, 2009
Public Comment Invited on Amended Draft Changes to the Interconnection Tariffs Concerning Category I Designated Telecommunications Facilities of NTT West
Application to amend revision of FY2009 interconnection charges based on actual cost method and other charges
January 9, 2009
Handbook on How to Introduce Child Monitoring Systems Compiled
January 6, 2009
Result of Public Comment Procedure on Draft MIC Ordinance to Amend Part of Rules for Interconnection Charges, Etc.
January 5, 2009
Results of Solicitation for Applications to Be a Support Organization for Viewers of Terrestrial Digital Broadcasting