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December 2019

First geographic areas identified for transition away from copper telco services

19 Dec 2019

The Commerce Commission has published an interactive map showing its initial assessment of locations where Chorus will eventually be able to stop providing copper services, such as landlines and ADSL or VDSL broadband, because fibre is available.

Fibre 100 broadband plans delivering great experience to customers

17 Dec 2019

The Commerce Commission’s latest Measuring Broadband New Zealand report, from independent testing partner SamKnows, shows that Fibre 100 broadband plans are offering high speeds and reliable internet performance across all tested providers and regions.

Received a scam call or text message? Tell your telco

11 Dec 2019

Every New Zealander who has a phone will likely receive a scam call or scam SMS at some point. By telling your telecommunications provider promptly about any suspected scam calls or text messages you receive, you can help protect yourself and other New Zealanders from being scammed.

November 2019

RE:MOBILE raises $25,000 for Sustainable Coastlines

29 Nov 2019

New Zealand’s waterways will benefit from the thousands of Kiwis who have recycled their mobile phones in the past year.

NZ a top 10 connected nation with stage one of ultra-fast broadband roll-out completed

24 Nov 2019

More New Zealanders now have better internet access with the Government delivering the first phase of roll-out of its Ultra-Fast Broadband programme, Minister of Broadcasting, Communications and Digital Media, Kris Faafoi, says.

Collaboration between Telco Industry, Government agencies and Netsafe enhances scam call protection

21 Nov 2019

A collaboration between the telecommunications industry, Government agencies and Netsafe is enabling improved protection from scam calls for consumers.

October 2019

How are telco complaints tracking in 2019?

23 Oct 2019

The Telecommunications Dispute Resolution (TDR) has share the mobile, broadband and home phone complaints data for the first half of 2019

Kiwis encouraged to recycle mobile phones on International E-Waste Day

14 Oct 2019

New Zealanders are being encouraged to recycle their unwanted mobile phones with RE:MOBILE in support of International E-Waste Day.

September 2019

Commission releases proposed approach for emergency calling code

12 Sep 2019

The Commerce Commission has released a consultation paper outlining its emerging views and proposed approach to establishing the 111 Contact Code.

July 2019

Police warn public after hundreds of thousands of dollars lost in recent phone scam

1 Jul 2019

Police are issuing a warning over a recent phone scam that has resulted in members of the public losing hundreds of thousands of dollars.

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