The Government’s controversial telco bill has finally passed the Senate and will be made into law. It became law with the support of the Australian Greens and cross-benchers, 39 votes to 37.
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The Federal Government has released a full summary of NBN Co’s business case before its Telstra separation Bill goes before a vote. The reversal comes after significant pressure from the Opposition and cross-bench Senators to get the document.
According to data from market research firm, GfK, Australian sales for PlayStation 3 units rose by 27 per cent in 2009.