2019 年 11 月 30 日

5G licensing will still be conducted by two-stage competitive bidding with the Regulations Governing Mobile Broadband Business amended (Taiwan)

Frank Sun The National Communications Commission (hereinafter, the “NCC”) amended the Regulations Governing the Mobile Broadband Business on September 6, 2019.  In particular, bidding-based 5G licensing will still be conducted by two-stage competitive bidding.  Meanwhile, telecommunications operators applying for 5G […]
2017 年 8 月 8 日

The National Communications Commission has revised the Administrative Rules for Equal Access Services, and mobile broadband operators are required to provide equal access services(Taiwan)

Frank Sun The National Communications Commission promulgated the amendments to Articles 2, 4, 6, and 8 of the Administrative Rules for Equal Access Services (hereinafter, the “Rules”) via the Tong-Chuan-Ping-Tai-10541008410 Directive of March 23, 2016. The amendments are highlighted below: […]
2017 年 7 月 31 日

The nature of random inspection conducted by the NCC does not require notification to be served upon the party concerned to be present(Taiwan)

2017.4.20 Frank Sun The Supreme Administrative Court rendered the 106-Pan-189 Decision of April 20, 2017 (hereinafter, the “Decision”), holding that for random examination conducted by the National Communications Commission, there is no need to notify the party concerned to be […]
2017 年 6 月 30 日

Since a telecommunication enterprise’s change of business rules is factual change to its terms of service and does not represent any change to any penal law or regulation, Article 5 of the Administrative Penalty Law, which stipulates the principle that newer and lighter penalties shall apply, does not apply(Taiwan)

2017.4.12 Frank Sun The Ministry of Justice issued the Fa-Lu-10603503580 Circular of April 12, 2017 (hereinafter, the “Circular”) to communicate that since a telecommunication enterprise’s change of business rules is factual change to its terms of service and does not […]