$43bn in productivity and workforce participation benefits – Australia’s mobile revolution continues

Deloitte Access Economics today released new, and Australia-first, research on the impacts mobile technologies are having on the country’s productivity and workforce participation challenges.

Deloitte report highlights key importance of mobiles to our economy and society, says Minister

Mobile telecommunications is so embedded in our daily lives that we can sometimes underestimate its significance and importance to the wider community and economy, the Minister for Communications, Senator Mitch Fifield, said at the launch of the Mobile Nation report in Canberra.

Mobile-enabled workforce participation

As seniors approach retirement their preferences over work-life balance change, says Everald Compton, Chairman of the Per Capita Longevity Forum, which pursues innovative solutions to improve the lives of older Australians.

Local councils compete for Top Recycler in MobileMuster Awards

Thirty local councils from around Australia are in the running for a Top Recycler award in this year’s MobileMuster Local Government Awards.

Telstra announces expansion of program to help women impacted by domestic violence stay safely connected

Telstra has joined the Federal Government and Women’s Services Network (WESNET) to announce an expansion of the Safe Connections program, providing up to 20,000 safe smartphones over three years for women experiencing domestic violence.

Safe phones for domestic violence victims

Yesterday the Government joined Telstra and the Women’s Services Network (WESNET) to announce a joint commitment to support women experiencing technology-facilitated abuse and to help domestic violence victims stay connected.
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