CommsWire - 3 December 2018

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Basslink says new report supports its claim on cable failure
The company that manages the undersea data and power cable that links Tasmania to the Australian mainland says an additional inquiry commissioned into the failure of the cable in December 2015 is now complete and reiterates what was said earlier: that the failure was caused by unknown factors.

Australians increasingly concerned about unsolicited scam calls: ACMA
Unsolicited scam telephone calls still plague Australia, with a new report just released revealing that six in 10 Australians are more concerned with scam calls now compared to five years ago.

NZ regulator looks to industry to improve telecommunications retail service quality
New Zealand’s competition enforcement agency the Commerce Commission has released a framework paper outlining its approach to implementing new provisions under the Telecommunications Act to improve retail service quality for consumers.

Vertiv contracted to design, build Sunshine Coast submarine cable station
Australian-based critical infrastructure company Vertiv has been awarded the contract to design and construct the Sunshine Coast submarine cable station.

Investors tip $5 million into new Dubber capital raising
Australian-listed call recording platform provider Dubber (ASX: DUB) has completed a $5 million capital raising and says the funds will be used to meet increasing demand for its services and to further develop the business.