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CANADA: ISED Updates Procedures of Recognition Criteria for Certification Bodies and Labs
May 30, 2018

On May 24, 2018, the Department of Innovation, Sciences and Economic Development of Canada (ISED) updated procedure CB-O2 (Issue 8) to specify the recognition criteria used by the department for the recognition of Canadian and […]

COSTA RICA: SUTEL Resolution Modifies Type Approval Requirements and Sets Standards for Modular/Family Certification
May 29, 2018

On May 18, 2018, the Telecommunications Authority of Costa Rica (SUTEL) published on the Official Gazette resolution RCS-154-2018 which modifies the requirements to request type approval certification for devices that operate in the bands for […]

MEXICO: IFT Publishes Public Consultation IFT-011-2017
May 25, 2018

IFT has published the following consultations in order to gather comments from interested parties: 1. Public consult regarding the “Draft of the Technical Disposition IFT-011-2017: Technical specifications of the mobile terminal equipment using the radioelectric […]

VIETNAM: MIC Issues Circular 04/2018/TT-BTTTT Replacing 2016 Version
May 25, 2018

On May 8, 2018, MIC (Ministry of Information and Communications) of Vietnam issued Circular 04/2018/TT-BTTTT focused on a list of regulations for potentially unsafe products and goods under MIC management. This Circular takes effect as […]

BRAZIL: ANATEL Operation Removes 10,000 Devices Without Certificates from Market
May 24, 2018

The Brazilian Agency of Telecommunications of Brazil (Anatel) executed a major inspection in 7 states on May 22nd with a target on telecommunication equipment distributors who are operating within illegal commercialization. More than 10,200 sealed […]

UNITED STATES: FCC Proposes Rule for 4.9 GHz Band
May 21, 2018

On May 07, 2018 the FCC published a new proposed rule for the 4.9 GHz (4940-4990 MHz) band to stimulate and expand its use among all entities. These 50 MHz of spectrum were previously designated […]

CANADA: RSS-Gen – General Requirements for Compliance of Radio Apparatus

On April 26, 2018, the Department of Innovation, Sciences and Economic Development of Canada (ISED), issued the Notice No. SMSE-006-18 of Radio Standards Specifications (RSS-Gen) that regulates the general requirements for compliance of radio apparatus. […]

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS: Final Draft National Frequency Allocation Table (NFAT) 2018

On March 15, 2018, the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission of British Virgin Islands published the draft of the National Frequency Allocation Table (NFAT) 2018, in accordance to the objectives of the Spectrum Policy for the Virgin […]