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Aussies mobile ‘Phone-Pas’ on the rise

More Australians are forgetting their manners and using their mobile phones inappropriately, according to new Telstra State of the Nation Research [1]. But while four out of five Australians believe we’re getting ruder, less than half would call someone to heel on their bad behaviour. Telstra Consumer Executive Director, Ms Rebekah O’Flaherty, said the research […]

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Telstra to keep Hamilton Island connected

Visitors and employees of Hamilton Island in the Whitsundays are now benefiting from the quality, speed and reliability of Telstra’s high-speed networks and services. Telstra has been awarded a three-year $4.5 million contract to provide a full business solution to Hamilton Island Enterprises (HIE). The solution, which provides mobile, data and voice services, leverages the […]

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Public sector looks to ICT for productivity growth

Research released today by Telstra has found the public sector has high expectations of ICT-enabled productivity growth over the next 12 months, but only two in five government organisations can articulate the hard measures they use to quantify productivity gains. The report was launched today by the Federal Minister for Finance and Deregulation, the Hon […]

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Aaron Bolton wins Telstra Road to Tamworth Inverell heat

Aaron Bolton, 24, from Tamworth has won a trip to Sydney to participate in a two day music educational “Boot Camp” and perform at the Sydney Telstra 500 V8 Supercar event – after winning the Inverell heat of the Telstra Road to Tamworth country music talent competition. As part of his journey toward the Telstra […]

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Entries closing soon in Telstra Road to Tamworth

Entries in the Launceston heat of the Telstra Road to Tamworth, country music’s most prestigious talent competition, will close at midnight on Sunday 27 September. Local performers are urged to enter to help take their country music career to the next level, with recording opportunities in Nashville on offer as the top prize. The winning […]

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Telstra urges Local community groups to Keep the Music Playing

Community groups within 400 kilometres of Inverell have the chance to win a musical equipment package through the Keep the Music Playing initiative. Telstra Area General Manager, North West NSW, Richard Bourne, said Keep the Music Playing was a fantastic new initiative designed to support the growth of music talent throughout Australia. “Telstra has demonstrated […]

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Telstra commits to the Western Downs with major infrastructure investment

Telstra today reaffirmed its commitment to Dalby and the Western Downs announcing more than $3.5 million in capital investment for the area. The recent completion of a $2.5 million optic fibre cable from Miles to Taroom to Cracow provides additional communications capacity for local businesses. The upgrade completes a fibre loop in the region and […]

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Telstra – Consumers to benefit from strong telecom deal on advertising

Telstra welcomed the landmark commitment by Australia’s telecommunications market leaders to help deliver clearer information about products and services for consumers. The multi-party undertaking with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission gives customers greater confidence about purchasing decisions and reinforces Telstra’s commitment to improving customer service and satisfaction. The ACCC today announced Telstra, Vodafone Hutchinson […]

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David Thodey – Telstra remains committed to working with Federal Government

Telstra Chief Executive Officer David Thodey today responded to the Federal Government’s proposed regulatory reform package. “While we are disappointed the government has felt it necessary to introduce this legislation, Telstra remains committed to working with the government to find a solution that is in the best interests of the industry, the nation, Telstra and […]

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Stephen Conroy – Historic reforms to telecommunications regulation

The Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy, Senator Stephen Conroy today announced fundamental reforms to existing telecommunications regulations in the interests of Australian consumers and businesses. These reforms will drive future growth, productivity and innovation across all sectors of the economy by: * addressing Telstra’s high level of integration to promote greater competition […]

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