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EUROPEAN UNION: December 20th Marks 1 Year Since Standard IEC 62368-1 Came Into Force
December 20, 2019

We want to inform our readers that December 20th, 2019, marks one year from the date of entry into force of the Standard IEC 62368-1, as it was informed in the EU’s Official Journal C209 of June 15 th, 2018. […]

SOUTH AFRICA: ICASA’s Offices Will Close for the Holidays
December 19, 2019

ICASA has recently notified about their offices closing from December 13, 2019, to January  2, 2020. Activities will resume once the holiday-break is over.

MEXICO: Economy Secretary Publishes NOM-221/2-SCFI-2018
December 19, 2019

On December 12th, The Economy Secretary published the Official Mexican Standard NOM-221/2-SCFI-2018, which establishes the Technical specifications of mobile terminal equipment that can make use of the radio spectrum or be connected to telecommunications networks. […]

MEXICO: Public Consultation on Proposed Draft Guidelines for The Homologation of Telecommunication Products
December 19, 2019

The Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) will receive comments from any interested party regarding the “Proposed Draft Guidelines for Homologation of products, equipment, devices or devices intended for telecommunications or broadcasting”. The proposal wants to establish […]

MALAYSIA: New Requirements for Devices With IPV6
December 17, 2019

MCMC published new guidelines for the approval of devices with IPV6 technology. It regulates market access for those products in Malaysia. These include devices with a direct external connection, such as access points, gateway devices […]

RUSSIA: New RoHS Customs Union Regulation Comes Into Force March 2020
December 15, 2019

The Eurasian Economic Union has published resolution No. 113 which establishes the technical regulation ТР ЕАЭС 037/2016 “on the limitation of the use of hazardous substances in electrical and electronic radio products”. This new RoHS […]

ARGENTINA: Safety Certification Exclusively Under S-Mark, Type Scheme Only with Authorization
December 15, 2019

This is a reminder in regards to the Safety certification in Argentina. According to the Article 9 from the Resolution SC N° 169/2018, as of January 1, 2020, the product safety certification shall be carried […]

UNITED STATES: FCC Began 37 GHz , 39 GHz, and 47 GHz License Auctions
December 12, 2019

As announced, the FCC has started its auction for licenses for the upper 37 GHz, 39 GHz, and 47 GHz bands. Bidding started on December 10th. According to the FCC, this is the largest quantity […]