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.

PARAGUAY: MIC Extends Importer Registration for Cell Phones and Accessories to 2018

Resolution 410 from April 10th, 2017 from MIC (Ministry of Industry and Trade in Paraguay) established the prior import license for the importation of cellular mobile devices and accessories, but after receiving many petitions to […]

October 30, 2017
EGYPT: NTRA Requests Information for Establishing a Common Criteria

On October 12, 2017, the Request for Information (RFI) Certification and Accreditation scheme will be released by the Cybersecurity Certification and Accreditation Body (CCAB) since the NTRA wants to establish a “Common Criteria Testing Laboratories […]

October 30, 2017
SINGAPORE: New Technical Specifications for Intelligent Transport Systems

The Telecommunications Standards Advisory Committee(TSAC) developed a new Technical Specifications for short range devices dedicated for applications of Intelligent Transport Systems for IMDA, Singapore’s telecommunications regulator. These specifications entered into force on October 5, 2017. […]

October 23, 2017
MEXICO: IFT Initiates First Phase Of 10 MHz Bidding In The 440 – 450 MHz Band

Telecom Authority in Mexico, IFT, is offering 10 MHz availability in the 440-450 MHz band to provide capacity services for private radio-communication systems (Tender No. IFT- 5). The procedure started on October 12th with submission […]

October 23, 2017
BRAZIL: ANATEL Releases Resolution No. 686/2017

On October 13, 2017, Resolution No. 686/2017 was released on the Official Gazette. Anatel published Resolution No. 686/2017 revoking technical standards published from the years 2002 to 2013 for the certification of telecommunications products. The […]

October 23, 2017
INDIA: Indian Language Support for Mobile Phones

The government of India, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), issued an order requiring Indian language support for mobile phones. To smoothen the order implementation, the government has extended the implementation date to February […]

October 19, 2017
INDIA: BiS Now Allows Display of Registration via E-Label for Mobile Makers 

The Indian Cellular Association (ICA) had a proposal accepted by BiSl to allow mobile phone makers the ability to indicate its registration number and Bureau of Indian Standards (BiS) trademark in digital labels on phones. […]

October 18, 2017
United States: FCC Permits Radar Services in 76-81 GHz Band, Corrected

On October 6, 2017, the FCC published a correction to the document, “Permitting Radar Services in the 76-81 GHz Band.” The document published on September 20, 2017, discussed the final rule document to permit “vehicular […]

October 12, 2017
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