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AIC submits comments to the Min of Digital Economy on the Computer Crimes Act (CCA)

August 6, 2017

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC)  shares our comments on the recently passed implementing regulations to the Computer Crimes Act (CCA).

AIC comment on Vietnam’s Draft Law on Cyber Security

August 5, 2017

AIC write to the Minister of Digital Economy and Society regarding Ministerial notifications of 22 July 2017 pursuant to the Computer Crimes Act

July 26, 2017

AIC write to the Minister of Digital Economy and Society regarding Ministerial notifications of 22 July 2017 pursuant to the Computer Crimes Act.  AIC submitted comments on the Computer Crimes… Read more →

AIC sign letter in response to Government Regulation 82 of 2012 (GR82)

July 20, 2017

AIC, AmCham Indonesia, BSA | The Software Alliance, Technology Industry Council, US-ASEAN Business Council, Asia U.S. Chamber of Commerce all sign letter urging Indonesia to re think the requirement to… Read more →

Digital Nations Report

July 11, 2017

Countries across the Asia-Pacific region are benefiting from the rapid digitization of the business world, which boosts their productivity and growth. But some countries are benefiting more than others, as… Read more →

NBTC eases up pressure on OTT Providers

July 4, 2017

It is reported in the Bangkok Post that NBTC board are likely to slow down their OTT regulation and engage in further consultation. http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/general/1280635/nbtc-eases-up-pressure-on-ott  

Regulatory loophole for OTT

July 3, 2017

In the event Facebook and Google do not register with NBTC by the July 22nd deadline, Media Analysts say advertising agencies and spenders can avoid violating OTT Regulations by using… Read more →

AIC Issues OTT Paper

June 30, 2017

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC)  issues a policy paper on Over the Top (OTT) best practices.

AIC Issues Press Release for OTT in Thailand

June 30, 2017

PRESS RELEASE 29 JUNE 2017 We are deeply concerned that Thailand is turning its back on innovation with the NBTC’s proposed OTT regulations. The proposed regulations do not put Thai… Read more →

AIC responds to NBTC

June 30, 2017

  29 June 2017 Chairman Thares Office of The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission 87 Phaholythin 8 (Soi Sailom), Samsen Nai, Phayathai, Bangkok 10400. Thailand   Dear Chairman Thares Asia… Read more →

AIC responds to Singapore’s IRAS Consulting Paper

June 30, 2017

The Asia Internet Coalition submits a response on behalf of members to the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore’s consulting paper on the taxation of digital goods and low-value goods.

AIC Tax Policy Paper June 2017

June 15, 2017

Countries are examining the indirect taxation of digital goods and low-value items.  Policy makers should consider the various challenges that indirect taxes could have on e-commerce and how it will… Read more →