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Press Release

July, 2011
Japan Completed Analog Switch Off in Terrestrial Television Broadcasting Successfully
July 29, 2011
Summary of FY 2010 Telecommunications Service Complaints and Consultations
July 29, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on Revision of “Frequency Reorganization Action Plan”
July 28, 2011
Requests to be Accepted for Authorization of Key Terrestrial Broadcasting Businesses for Mobile Reception carrying out V-High Multimedia Broadcasting, and Explanatory Meeting to be Held for Prospective Entrants
July 26, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on Ministerial Ordinance Plan for Partial Revision of Telecommunications Business Law Enforcement Regulations
July 26, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on “2010 Assessment of State of Competition in Telecommunications Business Field (Draft)”
July 26, 2011
Results from Appeal for Opinions on Payment Consignment System for Radio Wave Usage Fees
July 25, 2011
Reply from Information and Communications Council concerning “State of Standardization Policies regarding Environment for Cooperation and Convergence of Communications and Broadcasting (2009 Inquiry No. 16),” and Results from Appeal for Opinions
July 25, 2011
Interim Report from Information and Communications Council concerning “State of Standardization Policies in Information and Communications Field” (2011 Inquiry No. 18)
July 25, 2011
Interim Report from Information and Communications Council concerning “Information and Communications Policy for Implementation of Knowledge Information Society” (2011 Inquiry No. 17)
July 25, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on Ministerial Ordinance Plan for Partial Revision of Ministerial Ordinance Establishing Sender Information in Article 4, Clause 3 of Act on the Limitation of Liability for Damages of Specified Telecommunications Service Providers and the Right to Demand Disclosure of Identification Information of the Senders
July 22, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on “Draft Proposal for Maintenance of Environment for Youths' Safe and Secure Internet Use” from “Research Society Examining ICT Service Problems based on End User Opinions”
July 22, 2011
Installation Status of Fixed Terminal System Transmission Line Equipment at End of FY 2010
July 21, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on Plan for Reform of Guidelines for Sending Special E-mail, etc.
July 21, 2011
“Study group on examining issues around ICT services from the user perspective”Official Announcement of “Recommendations pertaining to the Act to Limit Liability of Service Providers” and “Recommendations pertaining to strategies for dealing with e-mail spam”
July 21, 2011
Official Announcement of “Commission on Approaches to ICT Global Expansion”
July 20, 2011
Official Announcement of FY 2011 Edition of International ICT Competitiveness Index
July 20, 2011
Succession of Medium Wave Broadcasting Channel License and Main Terrestrial Broadcasting Business from Ibaraki Broadcasting System Co., Ltd. to IBS Corporation
July 20, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on Japan's Views on Each Agenda of the 2012 World Radiocommunications Conference (WRC-12)
July 20, 2011
“Future School Promotion Research Society” to be opened
July 15, 2011
“Committee Meeting for Promotion of Japanese-Version EHR Project” to be Opened in FY 2011 Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC) Health Information Application Foundation-Building Project
July 15, 2011
Survey Results concerning Actual Industrial Structure of Mobile Content
July 15, 2011
Official Announcement of Interim Report by “Panel Discussion Towards Strengthening Innovative Digital Content Resources”
July 13, 2011
Official Announcement of Evaluation Results from FY 2010 Survey of State of Radio Wave Use and Results from Appeal for Opinions
July 13, 2011
NTT East and NTT West for Business Application Approved
July 13, 2011
Results from Appeal for Opinions on System Maintenance Plan for V-High Multimedia Broadcasting Business Licenses and Radio Station Licenses, Inquiry Submitted to Radio Regulatory Council concerning Part of System Maintenance Plan, and Council's Reply
July 13, 2011
Reply from Radio Regulatory Council concerning Bulletin Plans for Extension of Deadlines for Use of Terrestrial Analog Broadcasting Frequencies in Three Prefectures in Tohoku Region
July 12, 2011
Reform of “Guidelines on Application of Verifications (Stack Tests) of Relation Between Connection Fees and Charges to End-Users”
July 12, 2011
Official Announcement of “Regional ICT Activation Panel Discussion Motion”
July 7, 2011
Approval of Revised NTT East and NTT West Type I Designated Telecommunications Equipment Connection Agreements
July 7, 2011
Public Appeal for Proposals concerning FY 2011 “Self-Governing Body Cloud Promotion Project (Studies and Actual Proof of Business Data Links between Organizations)”
July 6, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on Partial Revision of Item Establishing Particulars of Telecommunications Number Regulations
July 6, 2011
Public Appeal opened for Proposals regarding the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC) “Future School Promotion Project” and Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) “Learning Innovation Project”
July 4, 2011
Quarterly Data on Telecommunications Service Contract Numbers and Market Share Published (FY 2010 Q4 (End of March 2011))
July 1, 2011
Partial Revision of “Guidelines for Interpretation of 'Justifiable Reasons' in Consultation Procedures and Arbitration concerning Agreements on Rebroadcasting of Main Broadcasters' Key Broadcasting (Limited to Television Broadcasting) by Cable Television Broadcasters”
July 1, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on Plan for Partial Revision of Radio Law Enforcement Regulations, etc.
July 1, 2011
State of Incidents Occurring in Telecommunications Services (during Second Half of FY 2010)
July 1, 2011
“Long-Term Incremental Expense Model Research Society” to be opened
July 1, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on Application of Competition Safeguard System (FY 2011)