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[Japan] AIC Submits Comments on “Explanation on Guidelines for Personal Information Protection in the Telecommunications Business” (Jan 2021)

January 11, 2021

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) has submitted comments to the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, on the ‘Guidelines for personal information protection in the telecommunications business’ (“Guidelines”). In our submission,… Read more →

[Indonesia] AIC Submits Comments and Recommendations on Kominfo’s Ministerial Regulation No. 5/2020 (“PM 5”) (Jan 2021)

January 11, 2021

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) has submitted comments and recommendations on Kominfo’s Ministerial Regulation No. 5/2020 (“PM 5”). The AIC is supportive of fostering a safe and useful environment online… Read more →

[Australia] AIC Submits Comments on Exposure Draft of the Security Legislation Amendment (Critical Infrastructure) Bill 2020 (Nov 2020)

January 11, 2021

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC)  submitted comments on the Exposure Draft of the Security Legislation Amendment (Critical Infrastructure) Bill 2020 to the Department of Home Affairs. We commend the Department… Read more →

[G20] AIC Submits Comments on OECD Call Inclusive Framework on BEPS – Reports on Pillar One and Pillar Two Blueprints (Dec 2020)

December 20, 2020

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) has submitted comments to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) on the Public Consultation Document on the Reports on Pillar One and Pillar Two… Read more →

[Pakistan] AIC Submits a Letter to the PM on Removal and Blocking of Unlawful Content (Procedure, Oversight and Safeguards) Rules 2020 [Dec 2020]

December 10, 2020

AIC issued a Letter to the Prime Minister Imran Khan on Removal and Blocking of Unlawful Content (Procedure, Oversight and Safeguards) Rules 2020. During these difficult times of COVID-19 economic… Read more →

[Cambodia] AIC Issues Media Statement on Cambodia’s Establishment of a National Internet Gateway (8 Dec 2020)

December 8, 2020

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) today (8 Dec) submitted its response and recommendations to the Cambodian government regarding the National Internet Gateway (NIG) Sub-Decree, which paves the way for the… Read more →

[Pakistan] AIC Submits Comments on Pakistan’s Data Protection Bill 2020

November 20, 2020

The Asia Internet Coalition (“AIC”) has submitted recommendations on Pakistan Personal Data Protection Bill that was published on 9 April 2020 (the “Draft Bill“). The protection of personal data is… Read more →

[Cambodia] AIC Issues Media Statement on Cybercrime Law

November 20, 2020

Cambodia’s Online Freedoms under Threat from Draft Cybercrime Law After a decade of drafting, the latest copy of the law from August 2020 is—according to analysts—overly vague, could stifle the… Read more →

[Pakistan] AIC Issues Media Statement on Removal and Blocking of Unlawful Content (Procedure, Oversight and Safeguards) Rules, 19 Nov 2020

November 20, 2020

[Pakistan] AIC Issues Media Statement on Removal and Blocking of Unlawful Content (Procedure, Oversight and Safeguards) Rules 19 November 2020 AIC members are alarmed by the scope of Pakistan’s new… Read more →

[Pakistan] AIC Issues Media Statement on New Internet Rules (20 Nov 2020)

November 20, 2020

New internet rules to give Pakistan blanket powers of censorship Source ISLAMABAD, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Pakistan is all set to roll out new internet rules that critics say will… Read more →

[Vietnam] AIC Submits Comments on Decree 181 on Regulating Cross-Border Advertising Services (Oct 2020)

October 25, 2020

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) submitted comments to the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) and the Government of Vietnam on the amendments to Decree No. 181/2013/ND-CP on Elaboration of… Read more →

[Taiwan] AIC Submits Comments on Draft Internet Audiovisual Service Management Act (Sept 2020)

October 25, 2020

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) appreciates the opportunity to submit its views regarding the National Communications Commission’s (NCC) draft Internet Audiovisual Service Management Act (“the Act, Draft IASMA or the… Read more →