Compliance & Product Regulatory ApproVals

EAEU will introduce smartphones and laptop marking 

The proposal of the Eurasian Economic Commission Council to identify telephone sets and portable computer equipment weighing up to 10 kg with marking measures will take effect on November 9, in compliance with the regulation specified in Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Decision No. 110, dated September 27, 2023.  The EAEU allows member states to develop […]

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 […]

Vietnam MIC circular on the new list of products under MIC ICT type approval t DoC scope.

Circular No. has been issued by Vietnam MIC. 04/2023/TT-BTTTT on the brand-new list of ICT and wireless products included in the MIC ICT type approval and self-evaluation DoC scope.  With substantial modifications to new QCVN test standards, new important requirements for land mobile terminal devices, smart phones, and several minor adjustments, the circular 04/2023/TT-BTTTT shall […]

New Circular 24/2022/TT-BTTTT

The Ministry of Information and Communications of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (MIC)  has issued a new Circular 24/2022/TT-BTTTT, which includes the latest standard QCVN 132: 2022/BTTTT National technical regulation on electrical safety requirements for telecommunications and information terminal equipment.     The QCVN 132: 2022/BTTTT standard is based on IEC 62368-1: 2018  for Audio/video, information […]

Praveen Rao

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

C-PRAV Labs & Certifications 

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). 

  • ISO/IEC 17025 Lab Quality Management 
  • NATA Authorised Signatory (1995 to 2000) for EMC Testing 
  • NATA & IANZ Authorised Technical Assessor (current)
  • EMI/EMC, RF/Wireless, EMR-RF Exposure/SAR 
  • NATA Technical Assessors Advisory Committee (current) 
  • Current Chair of Australian EMC National Standards Committee 
  • Member of Australian National standards committees for Safety, Radio, RF Exp/SAR 
  • Represent Australia in International Standards committees like IEC, CISPR, IEEE 
  • Member of Telecommunications Certification Body Council, USA and European REDCA