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Articles tagged with: Asia Pacific

Indonesia to review OTT licensing

Indonesia's Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (known locally as Kemenkominfo) has said it intends to review the legal position concerning the licensing of over-the-top (OTT) service providers.

  • Wednesday, 22 July 2015

Thailand makes new SMP determinations

Under new significant market player (SMP) determinations by Thailand's National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC), all five of the country's mobile network operators (MNOs) – AIS, DTAC, True, TOT and CAT – are classified as SMPs...

  • Wednesday, 22 July 2015

Data security law in Australia

Australia is consulting on the draft Telecommunications and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2015, which is designed to strengthen the security of data storage and transmission and includes obligations on all carriers, carriage service providers and carriage service intermediaries, such as to notify security agencies of any potential risk, notes Lexology.

  • Wednesday, 22 July 2015

ACMA boosts spectrum auctions capabilities

The Australian Communications and Media Authority has signed a multi-year contract with Power Auctions LLC for the provision of software capability for conducting spectrum auctions.

  • Thursday, 20 August 2015

IoT roadmap for Malaysia

Malaysia's Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) together with its applied research agency, MIMOS, has unveiled the National Internet of Things (IoT) Strategic Roadmap.

  • Wednesday, 22 July 2015

Singapore proposes spectrum for new entrants

Singapore's telecoms regulator (IDA) has proposed setting aside 60 MHz out of a total of 225 MHz of new spectrum at a lower reserve price in a separate auction to be open only to new entrants, reports Mobile World Live.

  • Wednesday, 22 July 2015

India’s net neutrality report

India's Department of Telecom has released its much-awaited report on net neutrality in India. The report, together with another from telecoms regulator TRAI, will form the final basis of the government's policy on net neutrality.

  • Wednesday, 22 July 2015

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