Regulatory Updates


Staying up-to-date with compliance has never been easier with our worldwide regulatory updates. Track by countries, months, quarters, and wireless or ITE impact.

JAPAN: MIC Revises Radio Equipment Regulations for August 2017

The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC) in Japan partially revised the existing radio equipment regulations. The proposed amendment to the Ministerial Ordinance is specifically for private digital cordless phone systems. This would include […]

April 27, 2017
R&TTE to New RED Transition for Radio Equipment to be Complete by June 2017

The Radio and Telecommunication Terminal Equipment (R&TTE) 1999/5/EC transition period to the following directive: Radio Equipment (RE) Directive 2015/53/EU, which covers most equipment in the radio frequency spectrum, is expected to be complete by June […]

April 25, 2017
HONG KONG: Communication Authority Announces Withdrawal of 26 GHz Frequency Band

On March 21, 2017, the Communications Authority (CA) announced the withdrawal of 26 GHz frequency band as of April 1, 2019. Spectrum: 24.25 – 27.5 GHz in Hong Kong will be assigned to 5G mobile […]

April 21, 2017
PARAGUAY: MIC Issues Decree for Mobile Devices to Prevent Deceptive Uses

On April 10, 2017, the Ministry of Industry and Trade in Paraguay (MIC) issued Decree No. 6832/2017 covering mobile devices for cellular networks, including its parts and accessories. It establishes the registry and mandatory certification […]

April 14, 2017
INDONESIA: MICT Releases Regulation for Cellular Telephones, Handheld Computers and Tablets

On April 6, 2017, the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology of Indonesia (MCIT) released Regulation No. 23 Year 2016 under Article 2.9.2 5.6.2. The regulation explains the certification process of cellular telephones and handheld […]

April 10, 2017
MEXICO: Standard to Regulate Spectrum Usage and ISM Bands to Come Into Force on April 10th

Entirety previously informed on February 7, 2017, the regulation approval of Standard NOM-208-SCFI-2016 set in place to regulate spectrum usage and ISM bands. This standard means all radio equipment employing the technique of spread spectrum, […]

April 7, 2017