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Friday, 08 February 2019 11:17

Pressure to remain on rural connectivity

Rural Women NZ (RWNZ) is keeping up the pressure over rural broadband and mobile coverage despite recent Government announcements.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 16 January 2019 14:55

Rural broadband increase welcomed – more needed

An announcement of increased rural broadband and mobile coverage has been welcomed by the sector organisations, but they say more is needed.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 06 June 2018 14:55

Rural broadband fast-track welcomed

The acceleration of two rural communications initiatives announced by Government last week is good news, but more is needed, says the Telecommunications Users Association of NZ (TUANZ).

Published in General News
Tuesday, 27 March 2018 11:55

Internet woes

Communications and Digital Media Minister Clare Curran was scheduled to meet with Federated Farmers last week to discuss the rollout of rural broadband.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 04 April 2017 07:55

Faster internet speed

Rural internet suppliers have improved their time-of-day (TOD) performance over the last 12 months, now matching ADSL and VDSL in urban areas.

Published in General News

Improved broadband and mobile services for rural New Zealand will grow regional economies and boost tourism in key destinations, Communications Minister Amy Adams says.

Published in General News
Thursday, 08 September 2016 11:14

Rural Women pushes for faster broadband

Rural Women NZ wants rural broadband speed at the same standard of urban speeds.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 20 July 2016 11:55

Getting more out of the RBI rollout

The first phase of the government's rural broadband initiative (RBI) is now complete.

Published in Agribusiness
Friday, 24 June 2016 15:59

Connectivity is key

Primary sector leaders interviewed by KPMG predictably rate biosecurity as the top issue for NZ's primary sector.

Published in General News

Linking rural health centres to broadband and a rapid reduction in mobile "black spots" around rural NZ are key areas of focus for RHĀNZ.

Published in General News
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