Launch Meeting for the China-EU Joint Working Group on Elevator Standards

06/12/2019 On December 3, 2019, the launch meeting for the China-EU Joint Working Group of Elevator Standards was held in CSEI (China Special Equipment Inspection and Research Institute) in Beijing. The meeting was organized by CEN/TC 10, SESA, SAC/TC 196 and CEAS, and invited Esfandiar Gharibaan, the President of CEN/TC 10, and Gero Gschwendtner, Ari … Continued

China Started to Think About its Standardization Strategy of 2035

02/12/2019 “China Standards 2035” is a program that aims to research standardization strategies to use as a basis for China’s own standardization strategy while considering its economic and social development goals for the year 2035. The project officially started in March 1, 2018, and was developed by SAC, under the leadership of its director TIAN … Continued

What has changed for China’s CCC during the last 18 months?

04/12/2019 Like the European CE system, China’s CCC (China Compulsory Certification) system is a basic market access system that manufacturers and importers usually confront when putting their products on the Chinese market. The system was first established in 2002 in support of the Chinese government’s commitment to the WTO, and 132 kinds of products within … Continued

SESEC Roundtable Meeting on China Standardization

26/11/2019 On November 16, 2019, a round table on standardization was successfully held by SESEC. QIU Lei from the Consumer Product Certification Office of Accreditation and Regulation Department subordinate to the State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR), was invited to report the recent reform of the China Compulsory Certification (CCC).   Followed Dr. Betty XU’s … Continued

China explores approaches to improve standardization governance

22/11/2019 On November 14, the 4th Symposium of Standardization and Governance was held in Changsha, China. Quality infrastructure researchers and experts from colleges and research institutes from around the world shared their experience and research achievements on standardization governance and how standards guide and facilitate industry development. ZHANG Gang, deputy director of the China Standardization … Continued

China’s trunked radios adopt PDT technology

22/11/2019 On November 13, 2019, MIIT issued the Notice on Adjusting the Frequency Allocation for Trunked Radio Systems that Operate in the 800MHz Frequency Band. The main points are as follows:   China’s trunked radio systems that operate in the 800MHz frequency will adopt TETRA and PDT technology and allocate the bandwidths of 25kHz and … Continued

Tian Shihong remarked on the effectiveness of China’s standardisation reform

5/11/2019 On the afternoon of 11 September, the State Council Information Office held a press conference. Tian Shihong, the deputy director general of the State Administration for Market Regulation and the administrator of the Standardisation Administration of China, introduced the results of China’s standardisation reform and development. He indicated that up to now, China has … Continued

CEN-CENELEC at Qingdao Forum on International Standardization 2019

31/10/2019 On October 28, 2019, the Qingdao Forum on International Standardization 2019 was held in Qingdao, attracting more than 730 attendees from ISO, IEC, ITU, MIIT, and a variety of enterprises, colleges and research institutes. With the theme of “International Standards and the Fourth Industrial Revolution”, the forum aims at establishing an international dialogue platform … Continued

ETSI in the World Internet Conference

30/10/2019 From October 18 to 21, the 6th World Internet Conference was held in Wuzhen, China, with the theme of “Intelligent Interconnection, Openness and Cooperation – Jointly Building a Community of a Shared Future in Cyberspace”. Over 1500 guests from 83 countries participated in this conference and its subforums, discussing the development of cyberspace, presenting … Continued

Call for comments on Measures of MIIT for Industry Standard (Draft for Comment) and Measures of the Professional Standardization Technical Committee of MIIT (Draft for Comment)

28/10/2019 Recently, MIIT issued public consultations on the Measures of MIIT for Industry Standard (Draft for Comment) and Measures of the Professional Standardization Technical Committee of MIIT(Draft for Comment). The Measures of MIIT for Industry Standard were issued to improve the work related to the development of industrial standards under the jurisdiction of MIIT, and … Continued