SecurityBrief Asia - Technology news for CISOs & cybersecurity decision-makers

Parliament stories

Story image
ComCom wants to know what you think of your phone and broadband service
Tue 25 Jun 2019
#
broadband
#
commerce commission
#
telecommunications
Changes made by parliament direct the Commission report on telco providers.
Story image
NZ Parliament shifts to in-house user IT support
Thu 20 Jun 2019
#
it services
#
datacom
#
parliament
Parliamentary Services switches to in-house end-user IT support.
Story image
Parliament supports NZ's Privacy Bill during first reading
Wed 11 Apr 2018
#
data protection
#
parliament
#
nz government
New Zealand’s proposed Privacy Bill is going through the first round of debates in Parliament this week, with the support of all sitting MPs.
Story image
Northern Irish Parliament victim of brute force cyberattack
Tue 3 Apr 2018
#
cybersecurity
#
parliament
#
cybercrime
A number of computers were hacked and have now been disabled - and the Scottish and English parliaments have had the same attack in the last year.
Story image
Manifesto challenges NZ leadership to pursue tech future
Wed 24 May 2017
#
nztech
#
parliament
#
government
“The prosperity of New Zealand is inextricably linked to how we embrace our future as a digital nation.”
Story image
12 year old to bring Parliament up to code
Wed 26 Apr 2017
#
women in technology
#
parliament
#
coding
"We use coding in our everyday lives already, and it will become more advanced and used in a wider range of things."
Story image
Closed captioning of NZ Parliament set to go live
Mon 8 Aug 2016
#
parliament
#
closed captioning
#
new zealand captioning working group
“The addition of live captions to Parliament TV across multiple devices is a very welcome addition to the New Zealand broadcasting landscape.”
Story image
InternetNZ says TPP's 'digital locks' will stifle innovation
Wed 27 Jul 2016
#
copyright
#
parliament
#
tppa
InternetNZ has made its submission towards the TPP Amendment Bill, saying the legislation will make copyright laws less fair and stifle innovation.
Story image
Want to know what's happening in Parliament? There's an app for that
Fri 22 May 2015
#
apps
#
parliament
An app has been released for Kiwi citizens, aiming to make it easier for them to get in contact with MPs and gain insight into Parliament.
Story image
Kordia launches new streaming platform, scores Parliament contract
Mon 11 May 2015
#
video
#
digital entertainment
#
kordia
The new streaming platform provides an end-to-end solution to remove all the complexity of delivering video feeds to the internet.
Story image
Cyberbullying bill back up for debate
Tue 24 Mar 2015
#
government
#
cyberbullying
#
parliament
The ‘controversial’ cyberbullying bill has been placed up the Order Paper for debate today, according to a statement from Parliament Today.
Story image
Apple snubs Australian parliamentary probe
Mon 30 Jul 2012
#
apple
#
martech
#
creative technologies
The world’s leading technology companies decline a public enquiry into IT prices Down Under as Australian MPs voice concerns.
Story image
Mojo Mathers campaign takes off online
Mon 20 Feb 2012
#
facebook
#
parliament
Deaf MP’s supporters express frustration via petition website.
Story image
Hughes takes Powers to task on internet penalties
Thu 9 Jun 2011
#
copyright
#
parliament
Green MP Gareth Hughes questions Commerce Minister Simon Power over the human rights issues of the recently passed copyright amendment.
Story image
Fibre in the ground this year
Tue 9 Feb 2010
#
parliament
Prime Minister John Key is promising that physical work will<br />have begun on the Government’s Ultra Fast Broadband plan by the end of the<br />year.
Story image
Britain's copyright witch hunt
Mon 23 Nov 2009
#
parliament
Claims that Britain’s government is about to create the 21st century equivalent of a witch finder have surfaced after a leak of information suggesting that Secretary of State Peter Mandelson is seeking sweeping new powers to enforce copyright laws.
Story image
Pricing global warming: why there's no escape
Sun 1 Mar 2009
#
us
#
parliament
#
banking
<span style="font-size: 14pt;">Business is facing an unavoidable ‘double whammy’ on two global fronts: the recession and climate change.
© 2022 Techday, All rights reserved. Hosted on Plan B's Cloud Services. DMARC protection by PowerDMARC.