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InternetNZ comment on merger clearance decision

Thursday, 23 February 2017, 11:18 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ has responded to this morning’s decision by the Commerce Commission to deny Commerce Act clearance for the proposed merger of Vodafone and Sky. More >>

36 hours of scrutiny essential on Vodafone-Sky merger

Monday, 20 February 2017, 11:46 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ has advised the High Court it supports telecommunications companies’ requests to delay the proposed merger between Vodafone New Zealand and Sky Network Television by 36 hours, in the event this merger is allowed to proceed by the Commerce ... More >>

Telco Act Review on the right track

Friday, 10 February 2017, 10:56 am | Internet NZ

"InternetNZ welcomes the Government’s announcement today on future broadband regulation. We think it will deliver the fair broadband prices Kiwis deserve," says Jordan Carter, InternetNZ Chief Executive. More >>

Are you safe online?

Tuesday, 7 February 2017, 9:29 am | Internet NZ

So many of us use the Internet on a daily basis - and 89% of Kiwis say the positives of using the Internet outweigh the negatives. More >>

UFB2 a great leap forward for fibred up NZ

Thursday, 26 January 2017, 10:18 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is delighted to see the second phase of the Ultra-Fast Broadband initiative (UFB2) is extending fibre to over 450,000 more New Zealanders. More >>

'Private' messaging not so private

Tuesday, 17 January 2017, 9:32 am | Internet NZ

Many messaging apps are not as private and secure as people think. Every message sent could be read by service providers, advertisers and other organisations - an invasion of people's privacy rights. InternetNZ’s 2016 research into the thoughts ... More >>

Big challenges await new Chorus CEO

Monday, 19 December 2016, 12:10 pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ welcomes the announcement of Kate McKenzie as the next Chief Executive of Chorus - to start in the job from February 2017. More >>

International Internet cable begins its build today

Wednesday, 23 November 2016, 1:57 pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is very pleased to see that the Hawaiki cable build has officially started today. More >>

More people to get connected to fibre - and faster

Wednesday, 2 November 2016, 4:22 pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is excited to see a new trial called ‘Upgrade New Zealand’ which is set to make it easier and quicker for New Zealanders to get ultrafast fibre connected in their homes. More >>

Spark Jump a welcome move for digital inclusion in NZ

Thursday, 22 September 2016, 3:40 pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is incredibly pleased to see Spark launch a new service - Spark Jump - that will help to increase digital inclusion in New Zealand. More >>

Five NZ companies win Australasia Internet awards

Wednesday, 31 August 2016, 10:27 am | Internet NZ

Five New Zealand businesses have received awards for excellence online at the Australia and New Zealand Internet Awards (ANZIA's) in Melbourne last night. More >>

InternetNZ will be a voice for the Internet on new Bill

Tuesday, 16 August 2016, 10:29 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ acknowledges the Government’s Intelligence and Security Bill, which broadly implements the recommendations of the Independent Reviews of Intelligence and Security. More >>

New resources help us see if mass surveillance is happening

Tuesday, 2 August 2016, 11:12 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ has launched Easy Transparency, a set of reporting tools that will make it easier for New Zealand organisations to complete transparency reports. More >>

NZ's Internet event NetHui is hitting the road

Friday, 29 July 2016, 10:14 am | Internet NZ

Want to be part of conversations that help to shape New Zealand's Internet and the ways it can change our lives for the better? InternetNZ has announced dates and locations for this year's NetHui, the hugely successful Internet event that is now in its sixth ... More >>

Telco Act review demands careful thought

Tuesday, 12 July 2016, 9:22 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ has welcomed today's release by the Government of an options paper on the regulatory settings that are being considered for telecommunications pricing. It will be analysing the proposal thoroughly over the next few weeks, and will file ... More >>

NZ Internet identity wins prestigious ICANN governance award

Tuesday, 28 June 2016, 9:39 am | Internet NZ

Longstanding InternetNZ member Keith Davidson was overnight named joint winner of the prestigious ICANN Multistakeholder Ethos Award More >>

Call for Vodafone/Sky to commit to network neutrality

Thursday, 9 June 2016, 1:00 pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ has called on Vodafone and Sky to commit to 'network neutrality' with their proposed merger plans. More >>

Approved Agency an important step in managing online harm

Tuesday, 31 May 2016, 3:01 pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is pleased to see today's announcement that NetSafe will be the "Approved Agency" under the Harmful Digital Communications Act. More >>

.nz domain name management recognised in new MoU

Wednesday, 4 May 2016, 12:28 pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment (MBIE) on the management of the .nz country code top level domain. More >>

Telco regulation announcements set a sensible direction

Thursday, 14 April 2016, 10:20 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is pleased with the Government's announcements this morning of the future direction of telecommunications regulation in New Zealand. In a critical and welcome decision, Minister Amy Adams has confirmed that Kiwi broadband users will be protected ... More >>