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The Asia Internet Coalition submits comments on Thailand’s Draft Act to amend its Revenue Code (15 September 2018)

September 17, 2018

AIC believes Thailand is well-placed to capitalise on the Digital Economy to achieve its Thailand 4.0 ambitions. However the implementation of the Draft Act in its present form could seriously… Read more →

AIC and Thammasat University Report launch: Value of OTT to the Thai Economy (7 Sept 2018)

September 7, 2018

AIC and Thammasat University’s Consulting Networking and Coaching Center (CONC Thammasat) have launched a joint report, which examines the value that Over-the-Top platforms and services (OTTs) have brought to Thailand…. Read more →

G20 Digital Economy Ministerial Meeting Recommended Outcomes

August 17, 2018

AIC collaborate with other associations and the US Chamber of Commerce on recommended outcomes for the 2018 G20 Digital Economy Ministerial Meeting.  Themes include digital inclusion, future job skills, SMEs and… Read more →

AIC submit further comments to the Justice Select Committee (New Zealand) regarding the Privacy Bill

July 24, 2018

AIC have sent a supplementary submission to the Justice Select Committee, New Zealand regarding the Privacy Bill.  The comments provide additional detail regarding the right to be forgotten, including a… Read more →

AIC submit comments on the Draft Electronic Transactions Bill, Thailand

July 21, 2018

AIC submit high-level comments on the Draft Electronic Transactions Bill, Thailand.  Our comments focus on the need the bill to be payment specific only, the need for clear definitions and… Read more →

Statement from the AIC following the Congress of the United States letter on the Vietnam Law on Cybersecurity (17th July 2018)

July 17, 2018

Vietnam’s recently passed cybersecurity law has created great uncertainty for investors and is hurting the country’s reputation as a good place for the world to do business in. We strongly… Read more →

Asia Internet Coalition submit comments on Singapore’s Good & Services Tax (“GST”) (Amendment) Bill 2018

July 17, 2018

AIC submitted comments to MOF, Singapore regarding the Good & Services Tax (“GST”) (Amendment) Bill 2018. AIC’s comments pertain to three (3) areas: 1) GST on imported services – Overseas… Read more →

AIC comment on Vietnam’s Cybersecurity Law

June 12, 2018

Asia Internet Coalition submit comments to the Urban Redevelopment Authority (Singapore) regarding Short Term Accommodation

May 31, 2018

The AIC advocates a “light-touch” regulatory approach that as much as possible leverages on existing legislation and frameworks, in order to surgically eliminate the externalities that affect the STA industry…. Read more →

Asia Internet Coalition submit comments on New Zealand’s Data Privacy Bill

May 24, 2018

For the Asia Internet Coalition this is the first time that comments are being submitted to the New Zealand Government and the reason of doing so is because, as an… Read more →

CSIS and AIC launch OTT (RIA) Study

May 23, 2018

Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), Indonesia, and the Asia Internet Coalition have launced a study looking at Rich-Interactive-Applications (RIA) in Indonesia: Value to the Society and the Importance of… Read more →

AIC Comment on Thai Cyber Security Law

March 28, 2018

On 28th March 2018 The Asia Internet Coalition submit comments to MDES regarding the Draft Cyber Security Law