Statements

AIC statement – Enactment of Singapore’s Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act (POFMA) (3 Oct 2019)

October 4, 2019

AIC’s statement on Singapore’s Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act (POFMA), which came into effect on 2 October 2019.

AIC Submits Comments on JFTC’s Draft Guidelines concerning Abuse of a Superior Bargaining Position Transactions between Digital Platform Operators and Consumers [Sept 2019]

October 2, 2019

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) has submitted comments on Guidelines Concerning Abuse of a Superior Bargaining Position under the Anti-monopoly Act on the Transactions between Digital Platform Operators and Consumers… Read more →

AIC Submits Comments on the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) Digital Platforms Inquiry (Sept 2019)

September 22, 2019

The Asia Internet Coalition (“AIC”) has submitted comments on the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) Digital Platforms Inquiry (“Final Report”) to the Australian Treasury. AIC commends the ACCC for its thoughtful and… Read more →

AIC Submits Comments on India’s Draft Model Framework for Guidelines on e-Commerce for Consumer Protection (Sept 2019)

September 22, 2019

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) has submitted comments on the Draft Model Framework for Guidelines on e-Commerce for Consumer Protection to the Department of Consumer Affairs, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food… Read more →

AIC Submits Comments on New Zealand Government’s Discussion Document on Options for taxing the digital economy (July 2019)

July 22, 2019

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) has submitted comments on the Government Discussion Document on Options for taxing the digital economy to the Ministry of Finance, The Ministry of Revenue, and the… Read more →

AIC Submits Comments on Review of the Personal Data Protection Act 2012 – Proposed Data Portability and Data Innovation Provisions (July 2019)

July 22, 2019

The Asia Internet Coalition (“AIC”) has submitted comments on the Public Consultation on Proposed Data Portability and Data Innovation Provisions to the Personal Data Protection Commission (PDPC) and the Government… Read more →

AIC Submits Comments on Bangladesh Digital Security Act (June 2019)

July 22, 2019

The Asia Internet Coalition (“AIC”) has submitted comments on the Bangladesh Digital Security Act, 2018 (“BDSA”),  to the Ministry of ICT – Information and Communication Technology Division of the, Government… Read more →

[Singapore] AIC Submits Response to Consultation on Proposed Payment Services Notices on Prevention of Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism (July 2019)

July 13, 2019

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) has submitted a response to Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on the Consultation Paper on the Proposed Payment Services Notices on Prevention of Money Laundering… Read more →

[Bangladesh] AIC Submits Comments on Bangladesh Value Added Taxes and Supplementary Duties Act 2012, June 2019

July 2, 2019

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) has submitted comments on Bangladesh Value Added Taxes and Supplementary Duties Act 2012. Economic growth in Bangladesh has averaged more than 6% in the last decade… Read more →

[India] AIC Submits Comments on Draft National E-Commerce Policy, June 2019

July 2, 2019

The Asia Internet Coalition (AIC) has submitted comments on India’s Draft National E-Commerce Policy, 2019 (“Draft Policy”) to the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT). We commend DPIIT… Read more →

Media statement on India’s draft National E-commerce Policy (27 June 2019)

June 28, 2019

AIC issued this media statement following its submission of recommendations towards the latest round of consultation for India’s National E-commerce Policy. The submission can be viewed here.

AIC Endorses the Joint Letter on G20 Trade & Digital Economy Ministerial Meeting Recommended Outcomes (June 2019)

June 6, 2019

AIC welcomes the renewed commitment by G20 members to discuss issues and promote policies that enable growth of the global digital economy. As the G20 recognized at last year’s summit,… Read more →