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Senator Conroy is the Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy, Leader of the Government in the Senate and Minister Assisting the Prime Minister on Digital Productivity.
Latest media releases
26 May 2013
All promotions of odds by gambling companies and commentators will be banned during the broadcast of live sports matches, under new rules. The Gillard Government has demanded that Australia’s broadcasters amend their broadcasting codes to ensure a reduction in the promotion and advertising of gambling during sport.
24 May 2013
The Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy, Senator Stephen Conroy, has today officially opened a new section of a manufacturing facility in Clayton, Victoria, which is helping to create 400 jobs as it supports the rollout of the National Broadband Network (NBN).
23 May 2013
The Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy, Senator Stephen Conroy, today announced that the Government will provide $5 million to develop sector-specific Digital Business Kits to help small to medium sized enterprises take advantage of the National Broadband Network.