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MIC Suspends Partial or Full Implementation of Some QCVN Standards Temporarily.

The Ministry of Information and Communication (MIC) in Vietnam formally issued new Circular 10/2023/TT-BTTTT on September 7, 2023, with the goal of temporarily delaying the partial or full implementation of a few QCVN standards stated in Circular 04/2023/TT-BTTTT. 

The following are the key points of Circular 10/2023/TT-BTTTT: 


  • QCVN standards related to 5G terminal equipment and 5G mobile phones, such as QCVN 127:2021/BTTTT, QCVN 129:2021/BTTTT, and QCVN 18:2022/BTTTT, are totally suspended until 2023.12.31. 


  • Until December 31, 2023, an extension of time has been provided for testing in extreme situations for QCVN 117:2020/BTTTT(2/3/4G), QCVN 54:2020/BTTTT (BT/Wi-Fi 2.4G), QCVN 65:2021/BTTTT (Wi-Fi 5G), QCVN 122:2022/BTTTT, and others. 


  • The implementation of standard QCVN 124:2021/BTTTT, which applies to 76~77 GHz vehicle radar, is completely suspended until 2024.06.30. 


  • Circular 04/2023/TT-BTTTT and Circular 10/2023/TT-BTTTT (with normal condition testing) type approval certificates will be valid until December 31, 2023. 

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Praveen Rao

CEO & Technical Director, C-PRAV Group: Australia, New Zealand, India & Canada 

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Professional engineering experience of 30+ years with technical and managerial skills obtained from professional degree, courses, and hands-on experience, while working with organizations and companies involved in Design & Development, Testing, Inspection, Certification and Compliance (TICC). 

Management of electrical/electronic products & systems Testing and Certifications for Global markets in Consumer, Industrial, IT, Telecom, Defence, Medical, and Automotive Industries. Overall advisory for Standards, Regulations, Testing and Certifications for Global Market Access (GMA). 

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