Turkey BTK Holding All Type Approval Applications

Bilgi Teknolojileri ve İletişim Kurumu (BTK) has halted all type approval applications as they reconsider the type approval process in Turkey.  BTK should be reaching a decision shortly regarding if they will continue issuing type […]

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Botswana BOCRA Instates Indefinite Certificate Validity

The Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority (BOCRA) will issue type approval certificates without expiration dates moving forward.   BOCRA will issue updated certificates with indefinite validity periods for products with existing BOCRA approval, and recommends applying 3 […]

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Chile SUBTEL Issues Resolution 1807 to Support Wi-Fi 6

Subsecretaría de Telecomunicaciones (SUBTEL) in Chile issued Resolution 1807 on October 22, 2020 effective immediately.  The major changes with this new regulation are summarized below: The output power limit for the 5.150-5.250GHz band has been increased from […]

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Malaysia Announces 3G Network Sunset Plan

The Government of Malaysia has announced their plan to phase out 3G network coverage by the end of 2021.  Starting January 1, 2021, approvals (including renewals) will no longer be issued for “3G-only devices and […]

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