NMPA published “notice on register management of imported cosmetics for non-special purposes”

On 7th November, National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) published “notice on register management of imported cosmetics for non-special purposes” From 10th November, new imported cosmetics for non-special purposes should register uniformly to NMPA online, NMPA does not accept application for administrative permission; Entities registered already in pilot area such as Tianjin, Liaoning, Shanghai, Zhejiang province … Continued

NRAC issued the 10th batch of ministerial-level railway standards

On 5th November, NRAC (National Railway Administration of China) issued the 10th batch of ministerial-level railway standards of 2018, including TB/T 3528.1-2018 “Communication Protocol of Railway Signaling Security Part 1: Protocol I”, TB/T 3506-2018 “Electrical Equipment of Railway Vehicle- Low-voltage Control Switch”. 

6th ETSI/IQC Quantum Safe Workshop took place in Beijing

On 6-8 November, the 6th ETSI/IQC Quantum Safe Workshop took place in Beijing. The three-day’s workshop was organized jointly by European Telecomunication Standardization Institution (ETSI), Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC) and Chongqing University. Mr. Luis Jorge Romero, ETSI’s director general, attended and delivered opening speech. Over 300 hundred of Experts, scholars and researchers from standardization … Continued

First batch of China national standards on facility management were approved to publish

On 2nd November, SAMR and SAC approved the first batch of China national standards on facility management which will direct, lead and regulate industry development with general regulation effect. “GB/T 36688-2018 facility management-terms” is identical to “ISO 41011:2017 facility management-vocabulary” and states the definition on global consensus. Together with “GB/T 36689-2018 facility management briefing-General requirements”, … Continued

National Energy Administration published “implementation program on strengthening standardization of energy storage technologies” for comments

On 1st November, National Energy Administration (NEA) published “implementation program on strengthening standardization of energy storage technologies” and called for public comments. The deadline for feedback to nb_standard@126.com is the 23th of November The objectives: To perfect current technical standards organizations, enhance cooperation between authorities and standards organizations, set up preliminary standards system and develop … Continued

The People’s Bank of China published three ministerial-level standards on cloud computing

On 1st November, three ministerial-level standards on cloud computing developed by China Financial Standardization Technical Committee (SAC/TC180) were published by the people’s bank of China (PBC). -JR/T0166-2018 “Financial application specification of cloud computing technology-technical architecture” regulates requirements on services category, deployment model, participants and systems -JR/T0167-2018 “Financial application specification of cloud computing technology-security technical requirements” … Continued

SAMR and GAC jointly published “Notice on Unified management of Defective product recalls”

On 30 October, State administration of market regulation (SAMR) and General administration of customs (GAC) jointly published “Notice on Unified management of Defective product recalls”. The notice defined clearly the coordination and integrated management mechanism of defective product recalls work between the two administrations. GAC takes responsibilities of technical disposal, destroy and return of defective … Continued

NMPA and NHFPC jointly published “procedures for review and approval of imperative new overseas clinical medicine”

On 30th of October, National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) and National Health Commission (NHFPC) jointly published “procedures for review and approval of imperative new overseas clinical medicine” The principles refer to imperative new overseas medicines imported from America, European Union or Japan, which do not enter the Chinese market currently.  The imperative new overseas medicines in accordance … Continued

MIIT and other 3 ministries jointly published “three-year’ action planning on quality promotion of raw materials (2018-2020)”

On 25 October, MIIT, SAMR, MOST and MoFcom jointly published three-year’ action planning on quality promotion of raw material (2018-2020)”. The action planning comprise industries of steel, colorful metal, petro chemistry and construction materials. In order to perfect the related standardization, the planning underlined three key points: Speed up the development of critical standards for … Continued

MIIT published 22 national standards and 182 ministerial standards on ICT and call for comments

On 25th October, MIIT published a batch of standards drafts on ICT and called for public comments. The deadline for feedback is 24th November. 22 national standards, for instance “interface testing for LTE based broadband trunking communication (B-TrunC)” 182 ministerial standards including “general requirement of cellular narrowband radio access for internet of things” Standards drafts … Continued