Five New Green Evaluation Standards for Communication Devices under Development

13/07/2020 On 5 July 2020, during its 31st meeting CCSA/ST2 approved the drafts for comments of five new green design standards for various communication devices, including: fixed-line telephones; routers; outdoor machine rooms and cabinets; communication power supply; and communication wiring devices. These standards will require enterprises to systematically take into account the resources and the … Continued

18 Green Factory Association Standards for the Electronic Industry Published by CESA

08/07/2020 On 19 June 2020, the China Electronic Standardization Association (CESA) published 18 green factory association standards to support the energy saving and comprehensive utilisation standard system, and the green factory standard system. The newly-published standards set evaluation requirements for the green manufacturing of various products, including microcomputers, televisions, printers and multifunctional printers, LCD panels, … Continued

Guiding Opinions on Further Strengthening Industrial Safety Production Management published by MIIT

07/07/2020 On 11 June 2020, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) published the Guiding Opinions on Further Strengthening Industrial Safety Production Management. The aim is to further increase the level of industrial safety. The main tasks outlined by the document include: Improve the responsibility system for industrial safety production management, and strengthen the … Continued

Network Access Licenses issued by MIIT

06/07/2020 On 9 June 2020, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) published the list of telecommunication equipment which were issued network access licenses during May 2020. China’s network access license system applies to telecommunication terminal equipment and to radio communication equipment that is connected to the public telecommunication network; as well as to … Continued

Foreign Language Versions of Two Energy Efficiency National Standards Approved

03/07/2020 On 5 June 2020, SAC/TC20 held a meeting to review the foreign language versions of two mandatory national standards targeting air conditioners, low ambient temperature air source heat pump fan motors, and air cleaners. Specifically: GB 21455-2019 Minimum allowable values of the energy efficiency and energy efficiency grades for room air conditioners; and GB … Continued

NRA Released Foreign Language Versions of Railway Standard and Dictionaries

02/07/2020 In line with the instructions of the State Council, the National Railway Administration (NRA) should increase its commitment to translate and publish railway technical standards in foreign languages, to promote exchanges and cooperation between China and Africa on railway technology, and to continuously promote the internationalization of China’s railway standards, so as to provide … Continued

New developments of communication standards: 19 national standards published, and 94 sectoral standard projects launched

02/07/2020 SAMR/SAC published, in the No. 8 and No. 14 Notice of 2020, 19 recommended national standards in the field of communications. Specifically: Three information security standards, focusing on broadband security technology and testing methods, which will come into effect from 1 November 2020; Sixteen technology standards covering optical communication, IPTV and communication power supply, … Continued

NPC Standing Committee’s 2020 Legislative Work Plan

01/07/2020 In June 2020, the NPC Standing Committee’s 2020 Legislative Work Plan was approved by the 44th meeting of chairmen of the Standing Committee of the 13th National People’s Congress. In the process of formulating the legislative plan, the formulating agency took into account the requirements of the legislative plan of the 13th NPC Standing … Continued

CCSA TC5 Released 5G Standards System in China and Recent Plan for 5G

29/06/2020 On May 8, 2020, the Technical Committee on Wireless Communication of China Communications Standards Association (CCSA TC5) held its 51st working conference online, where the 5G standards system and recent plan for 5G were released. At the end of 2017, TC5 put forward the plan of 5G standards system for the first time according to … Continued

SESEC Observation on the Key Work Points for the Standardization of Industry and Communication Technology in 2020

28/06/2020 On May 12, 2020, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) published the Key Work Points for the Standardization of Industry and Communication Technology in 2020, setting the objectives and tasks for the standardization work under MIIT (hereinafter, the “MIIT Standardization”) in the coming year. SESEC’s observation on and summary of the document … Continued