New Law Enhancing Online Safety for Children Commences 1 July
New legislation to enhance online safety for children takes effect from 1 July 2015, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Communications, Paul Fletcher said today.
Transcript - Mobile Black Spot Programme Announcement
MALCOLM TURNBULL: Well ladies and gentlemen thank you very much, I'm here with the Parliamentary Secretary for Communications Paul Fletcher to make a really exciting announcement that is going to be so important for regional Australia.
Mobile Black Spot Programme to deliver almost 500 new base stations with total investment of $385 million
The Abbott Government’s Mobile Black Spot Programme will deliver almost 500 new or upgraded mobile base stations around Australia – 429 Telstra base stations and 70 Vodafone base stations.
Abbott Government commits $60 million to Round 2 of Mobile Black Spot Programme
The Abbott Government will commit $60 million for Round 2 of the successful Mobile Black Spot Programme, with funding available over a two year period from 1 July 2016.
Speech to the Edelman Trust Barometer Event
It is a pleasure to be here to speak at the launch of the Edelman Trust Barometer – which contains the sobering if perhaps not entirely surprising news that not all Australians trust their government or their politicians.