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MIL-OSI Australia: Call for Information from NSW Telco Authority to construct, operate and maintain the enhanced critical communications network

By   /  August 15, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Banking and Finance, Budget, Business, Economy, English, Environment, Finance, MIL OSI, New South Wales, New South Wales Department of Finances, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Call for Information from NSW Telco Authority to construct, operate and maintain the enhanced critical communications network

Source: New South Wales Department of Finances The NSW Telco Authority has announced a call for information from key industry and stakeholders to help determine the scope of work required to construct, operate and maintain the services of the NSW government radio network into the future.  “Through the Critical Communications Enhancement Program, the government radio […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Short-term holiday letting policy given green light

By   /  August 15, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Banking and Finance, Business, Economy, English, Finance, MIL OSI, New South Wales, New South Wales Department of Finances, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Short-term holiday letting policy given green light

Source: New South Wales Department of Finances Short-term holiday letting will have tougher but fairer regulation from 2019, after the NSW Parliament passed the Government’s plan for the industry yesterday. Minister for Better Regulation, Matt Kean, said the short-term holiday letting reforms bolster NSW’s sharing economy while clamping down on unruly guests. “Our plan is […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: NSW Cost of Living Service goes ‘Live’

By   /  August 13, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Banking and Finance, Business, Economy, English, Finance, MIL OSI, New South Wales, New South Wales Department of Finances, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Sydney  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: NSW Cost of Living Service goes ‘Live’

Source: New South Wales Department of Finances Cost of living one-stop shops being rolled out across Service NSW Centres are helping more households take advantage of NSW Government hip pocket measures, saving households an average of $550.  Premier Gladys Berejiklian joined Minister for Finance, Services and Property Victor Dominello today to officially launch the one-stop […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Emergency communications bolstered in Chatswood

By   /  August 13, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Banking and Finance, Business, Economy, English, Finance, MIL OSI, New South Wales, New South Wales Department of Finances, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Police  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Emergency communications bolstered in Chatswood

Source: New South Wales Department of Finances Emergency and essential services in Chatswood have received a significant boost in portable radio coverage with the construction of a 15-channel macro site in the area.  The new single tower site, recently constructed by the NSW Telco Authority, provides in-building coverage at Westfield Chatswood and substantially increases coverage […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Proposed ban on the use of certain types of aluminium composite panels

By   /  August 11, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Banking and Finance, Business, Economy, English, Finance, MIL OSI, New South Wales, New South Wales Department of Finances, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Proposed ban on the use of certain types of aluminium composite panels

Source: New South Wales Department of Finances NSW Fair Trading Commissioner, Rose Webb, has today given notice of her intention to impose a building product use ban under the Building Products (Safety) Act 2017. The intended ban will prohibit the use of aluminium composite panels with a core comprised of more than 30 per cent […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Fair Trading reforms set to deliver big benefits for NSW consumers

By   /  August 8, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Economy, English, Finance, Justice, law, Legal, MIL OSI, New South Wales, New South Wales Department of Finances, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Fair Trading reforms set to deliver big benefits for NSW consumers

Source: New South Wales Department of Finances Consumers are set to save big on time and money, and have disputes with businesses resolved quicker, thanks to new Fair Trading powers. Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean said the Fair Trading Legislation Amendment (Consumer Guarantee Directions) Bill, granting the new powers, would be introduced into Parliament […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Government consulting on reforms to empower consumers and small businesses

By   /  August 7, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Economy, English, Finance, MIL OSI, New South Wales, New South Wales Department of Finances, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Republic of Korea, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Government consulting on reforms to empower consumers and small businesses

Source: New South Wales Department of Finances Brokers and other traders across a range of industries would have to declare paid commissions as part of major proposed reforms aimed at putting power in the hands of consumers and small businesses. Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean said the reforms, which are now online for community […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Beauty and cosmetics consumer rights given Fair Trading facelift

By   /  August 6, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Economy, Education, English, Finance, MIL OSI, New South Wales, New South Wales Department of Finances, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Beauty and cosmetics consumer rights given Fair Trading facelift

Source: New South Wales Department of Finances The increasing popularity of cosmetic services as well as recent complaints to Fair Trading about poor quality beauticians has prompted a new Fair Trading education campaign. Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean said Fair Trading received 287 complaints about beauty services in 2017 alone, with almost half relating […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Public Warning – do not deal with Allan James Piggott

By   /  August 3, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Economy, English, Finance, MIL OSI, New South Wales, New South Wales Department of Finances, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Sydney, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Public Warning – do not deal with Allan James Piggott

Source: New South Wales Department of Finances Consumers are warned not to deal with Allan James Piggott, also known as Allan Chisel. Mr Piggot contracts to do unlicensed and uninsured work under various unregistered business names. In many cases the work he does is defective. Mr Piggott has recently been seeking concreting, paving and structural […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Further funds to support Holbrook homeowners affected by loose-fill asbestos

By   /  August 3, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Banking and Finance, Business, Economy, English, Finance, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New South Wales, New South Wales Department of Finances, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Further funds to support Holbrook homeowners affected by loose-fill asbestos

Source: New South Wales Department of Finances Holbrook homeowners affected by loose-fill asbestos insulation will be better off thanks to the latest funding boost of more than $26,000 from the NSW Government. Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean said it was a second round of funding, which followed an earlier $88,000 provided to Holbrook residents […]

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