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December 28, 2011
Official Announcement of Final Report on the Maintaining Communications Capabilities during Major Natural Disasters and other Emergency Situations
December 28, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on Bulletin Plan for Partial Revision of Item Establishing Test Procedure for Special Examinations
December 28, 2011
Official Announcement of Results from Appeal for Opinions on “Draft Implementation Outline for Private Competitive Bidding for Contract Work by Consultation Businesses, etc. dealing with Illegal/Harmful Internet-based Information”
December 27, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on Draft Report from Committee for Faster Mobile Phones
December 27, 2011
Results of Compilation of Proof-of-Concept Plan for V-Low Multimedia Broadcasting
December 27, 2011
State of Japanese Communications Utilization in Terms of Traffic
December 27, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on Plan for Review of Expansion of Lesson Formats for Radio Engineer Training Courses and Certified Training Courses, etc.
December 27, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on System Maintenance for Introduction of Inmarsat GSPS Models, etc.
December 27, 2011
“Research Society for Repletion of Broadcasting aimed at Persons with Seeing/Hearing Impairments in the Digital Broadcasting Age” to be opened
December 26, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on Plan for Partial Revision of Wireless Equipment Regulations, etc.
December 26, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on “Draft Common Use Policy for White Space Utilization System” Decision
December 26, 2011
Public Appeal for “Strategic Information and Communications R&D Promotion Programme (SCOPE)” Research & Development Subjects in FY 2012
December 22, 2011
Applications Received for “Project to Regenerate and Reinforce Regional ICT Bonds” in Great East Japan Earthquake Reconstruction Measures (Covering Designated Cities, Towns and Villages in Fukushima Prefecture)
December 22, 2011
Official Announcement of Notification Content for NTT East Business Application
December 22, 2011
Applications Received for “Project Promoting Computerization in Disaster Region” in Great East Japan Earthquake Reconstruction Measures
December 22, 2011
“State of Systems, etc. relating to Telecommunications Numbers for Expansion of Number of Telephone Numbers for Mobile Telephones”
December 22, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on Draft Report concerning the “State of Public Telephones as Effective Means of Communication in Times of Emergencies such as Disasters, etc.”
December 22, 2011
Official Announcement concerning Implementation Status of Radio Wave Usage Fee Administration Work, etc. in FY 2010
December 21, 2011
Official Announcement of “Proposal to Maintain and Improve Interests of Telecommunication Service End Users” from Study Group on Examining Issues around ICT Services from the User Perspective
December 21, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on “Basic Policy for Evaluation of State of Competition in Telecommunications Business Field (Draft)” and “Implementation Items for 2011 in relation to Evaluation of State of Competition in Telecommunications Business Field (Draft)”
December 20, 2011
Results from Appeal for Opinions and Repeat Appeal for Opinions on Plan for Revision of Laws and Ordinance, etc. concerning Maritime Use of 5GHz Band Wireless Access System, and Appeal for Opinions on Bulletin Plan for Extension of Frequency Expiry Date of this System
December 20, 2011
State of Environmental Maintenance for Promotion of Broadband Diffusion
December 20, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on Draft Report from IP Network Equipment Committee - Items relating to Countermeasures for Safety and Reliability of Telecommunications Equipment
December 20, 2011
Publication of “Report from Panel Discussion concerning Frequency Auctions” and Results from Appeal for Opinions
December 20, 2011
Quick Report on Results from 2011 “Preliminary Information and Communications Survey”
December 19, 2011
Official Announcement of Interim Report from “Smart Phone and Cloud Security Research Society”
December 19, 2011
Establishment of Hamamatsu Region Vitalization ICT Technical Research Union Approved
December 16, 2011
International United Symposium on Great East Japan Earthquake Archives to be held with Theme of “A Challenge that Crosses the Foremost Line of Great East Japan Earthquake Archives, National Borders and Generations”
December 16, 2011
Quarterly Data on Telecommunications Service Contract Numbers and Market Share Published (FY 2011 Q2 (End of September 2011))
December 16, 2011
“Cloud Testbed Consortium” Established
December 16, 2011
Official Announcement of “Information Disclosure Guidelines for Safety and Reliability of Data Centers (Second Edition)” and “Information Disclosure Guidelines for Safety and Reliability of IaaS/PaaS”
December 16, 2011
Registered Frequency Termination Countermeasure Organizations Sought to Conduct Special Frequency Termination Countermeasure Work
December 16, 2011
Result of Appeal for Opinions on “Draft Reform Plan for Business Processes relating to Important Procedure for Online Utilization Promotion under Jurisdiction of Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC)”
December 15, 2011
Public Appeal for Proposals concerning Information Technology R&D according to Revised FY 2011 Budget (No. 3)
December 14, 2011
Dealing with International Telecommunication Union Radiocommunication Assemblies – ITU Radiocommunication Assembly 2012 (RA-12)
December 14, 2011
MIC to Accept Applications for Authorization of Establishment Plans for Special Base Stations for Diffusion of 3.9G Mobile Communications Systems, etc.
December 14, 2011
Appeal for Opinions on Draft Report from Aviation and Maritime Radio Communication Committee
December 9, 2011
Results from Meeting of Japan and ASEAN Information and Communications Cabinet Ministers
December 9, 2011
Results from Appeal for Opinions on System Maintenance Plan for 3.9G Mobile Communications System Diffusion, etc. and Reply from Radio Regulatory Council
December 9, 2011
Official Announcement of “Third Report from Study Group on Advanced Use of Internet with IPv6” and “Environment Cloud Service Construction/Application Guidelines”
December 9, 2011
Inquiry regarding Bulletin Plans for Partial Revision of Key Broadcasting Diffusion Plan and Key Broadcast-Use Frequency Utilization Plan, Reply from Radio Regulatory Council, and Results from Appeal for Opinions
December 9, 2011
Approval of Work Providing International Television Broadcast Programs Aimed at Foreigners to Cable Television Broadcasting Businesses for Simultaneous Broadcasting
December 9, 2011
Referral of Objection to Denial of Request for Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications to Issue Ruling on Retransmission Agreement Claim from Cable Television Broadcasting Business in Tokushima Prefecture
December 9, 2011
Approval of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation Vote on Surplus Appropriation (Interim Dividend)
December 7, 2011
Result of Appeal for Opinions concerning Ministerial Ordinance Plans for Partial Revision of Radio Law Enforcement Regulations
December 5, 2011
State of Environmental Maintenance for Promotion of Broadband Diffusion
December 5, 2011
Opinions concerning “Technical Requirements for Wireless Equipment of VHF Band Aviation Wireless Telephones” to be Heard from Authorized Persons
December 2, 2011
Asia-Pacific Telecommunity (APT) Cyber Security Forum to be held in Tokyo
December 2, 2011
“Commission on ICT Town Development and Global Expansion” to be Initiated
December 2, 2011
Appeal for R&D Information on Technologies Relating to Access Control Functions
December 2, 2011
International Standardization of Best Practice for Green Data Centers