Policy Advocacy

[India] AIC Submits Comments on Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code (July 2022)

July 5, 2022

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) has submitted comments to the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MEITY) on the proposed amendments to the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics… Read more →

[Taiwan] AIC Issues Media Statement on the Digital Communication Services Act

June 30, 2022

[Bangladesh] Asia Internet Coalition Submits Comments on draft Data Protection Act 2022 (April 2022)

April 29, 2022

The Asia Internet Coalition (“AIC”) has submitted comments to the Information, Communication and Technology Division on the draft Data Protection Act 2022 (“Draft Act”), Bangladesh. AIC is an industry association… Read more →

Singapore Police Force (SPF) Partners the Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) to Launch Guidelines on Online Safety (April 2022)

April 6, 2022

The Online Industry Safety and Security Watch Group (iSSWG) was launched in January 2021 by Mr Desmond Tan, Minister of State for Ministry of Home Affairs and Ministry of Sustainability… Read more →

[Thailand] AIC Launches the Report on Innovatve Policy Approaches to Thailand’s Digital Economy (31 March 2022)

March 31, 2022

A new research paper, Innovative Policy Approaches to Thailand’s Digital Economy, which examined the impact of Over-the-Top (OTT) video platforms on Thailand’s economy, estimates that in 2020, local OTT players… Read more →

[Report Launch] Digital inclusion: The policy journey towards greater opportunities (March 2022)

March 17, 2022

Digital inclusion: The policy journey towards greater opportunities, a new report from Economist Impact commissioned by the Asia Internet Coalition (AIC), offers detailed insights into the opportunities and challenges of… Read more →

[Bangladesh] Asia Internet Coalition Submits Comments on Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission Regulation for Digital, Social Media and OTT Platforms, 2021 [March 2022]

March 7, 2022

The Asia Internet Coalition (“AIC”) has submitted comments to the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (“BTRC”) and the Government of Bangladesh (“Government”) on the Draft Regulation for Digital, Social Media and OTT Platforms,… Read more →

[The Philippines] AIC Submits Comments on Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) Card Registration Act (Feb 2022)

February 28, 2022

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) has submitted comments and recommendations on the Philippines’  Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) Card Registration Act (“Act”). We acknowledge the importance of this Act that outlines… Read more →

[Myanmar] Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) Statement on the “Cyber Security Law” Draft, February 2022

February 14, 2022

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) is deeply concerned about the draft Cybersecurity Law 2022 (“draft law”) in Myanmar. The draft law raises legitimate concerns and undermines user privacy, limiting freedom… Read more →

[Myanmar] AIC Issues Media Statement on Draft Cybersecurity Law (February 2022)

February 7, 2022

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) has issued a statement to express its concerns regarding the Myanmar Draft Cybersecurity Law.

[Cambodia] AIC Issues Media Statement on National Internet Gateway Decree (January 2022)

January 28, 2022

[India] AIC Submits Comments on Joint Parliamentary Committee’s Report on the Personal Data Protection Bill [January 2022]

January 21, 2022

Asia Internet Coalition submits comments on the Joint Parliamentary Committee’s Report on the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019. The Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) on 16 December 2021 laid down its… Read more →