accelerating the adoption of cloud computing throughout Asia Pacific and beyond
accelerating the adoption of cloud computing throughout Asia Pacific and beyond

Public Policy & Advocacy

We’ve been working hard advocating for strong cloud computing and data centre policies since 2009, initially with reports and white papers, and in 2012 we started with strong advocacy campaigns and consultations and discussions with regulators, governments, and public sector officials around Asia and the world. Here’s what we’ve done to date – and we’re always doing more in our Working Groups, so join us as a member!

DateCountryPublic Policy and Advocacy ResponsesIssuing AuthorityResponse?Type of Alert/Policy
31-Jan-22MalaysiaInformation Paper on Regulating Cloud ServicesMCMCYesConsultation
15-Mar-21PakistanPakistan Cloud First Policy - Comments open until 7 April 2021MOIB Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MOIB)YesConsultation
08-Mar-21South KoreaAmendment to the Electronic Financial Transactions Act (EFTA)NA National Assembly, FSC Financial Services CommissionYesConsultation
12-Feb-21MyanmarMyanmar's draft Cyber Security Law - call for commentsMM Myanmar Military GovernmentNews
10-Feb-21Hong KongASFMA proposed principles for public cloud regulationASIFMAYesConsultation
18-Jan-21SingaporeMAS Releases TRM GuidelinesMAS Monetary Authority of SingaporeNews
07-Jan-21IndiaConsultation Paper on Cloud ServicesTRAI Telecom Regulatory Authority of IndiaConsultation
04-Jan-21IndiaRevised Report Release on Consultation on Draft Non-Personal Data Governance FrameworkMeitY Ministry of Electronics and ITConsultation
28-Dec-20SingaporeConsultation Paper on Notice to Banks on Management of Outsourced Relevant ServicesMAS Monetary Authority of SingaporeYesConsultation
20-Dec-20AustraliaReview of the Security Legislation Amendment (Critical Infrastructure) Bill 2020 and Statutory Review of the Security of Critical Infrastructure Act 2018Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and SecurityYesConsultation
11-Dec-20Hong Kong2019 HK SFC issues guidance on external electronic data storageSFC Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission YesConsultation
10-Dec-20InternationalMulti-Association Letter to WTO JSIWTO World Trade OrganizationConsultation
02-Dec-20IndonesiaMR 5 for Private Scope ESPsKominfo Ministry of Information and Communication TechnologyNews
23-Nov-20InternationalSchrems II Data Protection MeasuresEuropean Data Protection BoardConsultation
12-Nov-20ChinaMulti-Association Letter on Draft PIPL Data Localization RequirementsConsultation
05-Oct-20VietnamDraft Circular on Information SecuritySBV State Bank of VietnamYesConsultation
21-Sep-20IndiaDraft Health Data Management PolicyMinistry of Health and Family WelfareYesConsultation
11-Sep-20Vietnam2020 Vietnam MPS draft Law on Cybersecurity: Article 26 and prescribed data localization requirementsMPS Ministry of Public SecurityConsultation
11-Sep-20SingaporeGuidelines to Strengthen Culture of Responsibility and Ethical Behaviour in the Financial IndustryMAS Monetary Authority of SingaporeNews
01-Sep-20MalaysiaMerchant Acquiring Services Exposure DraftBNM Bank Negara MalaysiaYesConsultation
21-Aug-20IndonesiaFeedback on FSI Digital TransformationOJK Otoritas Jasa KeuanganYesConsultation
17-Aug-20AustraliaCritical Infrastructure Consultation PaperDHA Department of Home AffairsConsultation
28-Jul-20AustraliaACSC, DTA Release Cloud Security GuidanceACSC Australian Cyber Security Centre, DTA Digital Transformation AgencyNews
09-Jul-20PhilippinesBSP Issues Payment System Oversight FrameworkBSP Bangko Sentral ng PilipinasNews
01-Jul-20IndonesiaTaxation of Digital CompaniesGovernment of IndonesiaNews
26-Jun-20New ZealandNew Privacy Act to Commence 1 Nov 2020Privacy CommissionerNews
25-Jun-20South KoreaMSIT Announces Cloud Industry Development StrategyMSIT Ministry of Science and ICTNews
19-Jun-20InternationalWorld Development Report 2021World BankYesConsultation
16-Jun-20InternationalIOSCO Outsourcing Principles ConsultationIOSCO International Organization of Securities CommissionsConsultation
12-Jun-20JapanCabinet Approves "Bill to Partially Amend the Act on the Protection of Personal Information"Japanese CabinetNews
08-Jun-20VietnamProposed Updates to Tax Administration RegulationsMinistry of FinanceConsultation
08-Jun-20VietnamConsultation on Fintech Sandbox Draft DecreeSBV State Bank of VietnamConsultation
05-Jun-20PhilippinesAmendments to the Cloud First PolicyDICT Department of Information and Communications TechnologyNews
27-May-20IndonesiaMOT Release Regulation No. 50/2020MOT Ministry of TradeNews
22-May-20PhilippinesDigital Economy Taxation BillHouse of RepresentativesNews
21-May-20AustraliaDTA Defers Request for Tender for CMP 2.0DTA Digital Transformation AgencyNews
14-May-20SingaporePublic Consultation on Personal Data Protection (Amendment) BillMCI Ministry of Communications and Information/PDPC Personal Data Protection CommissionYesConsultation
28-Apr-20VietnamCloud Framework in Government AgenciesMIC Ministry of Information and CommunicationsYesConsultation
20-Apr-20IndonesiaOJK Regulation No. 13OJK Financial Services AuthorityNews
14-Apr-20VietnamCloud Technical Standards for e-GovMIC Ministry of Information and CommunicationsYesConsultation
02-Apr-20South KoreaProposed Amendments to Data 3 ActKCC, FSC, MOISConsultation
31-Mar-20IndiaPersonal Data Protection Bill 2019Joint Committee on the Personal Data Protection Bill 2019YesConsultation
30-Mar-20JapanStandards for the Cloud Service Evaluation System for GovernmentCabinet Secretariat, MIC, METIConsultation
30-Mar-20IndiaReview of Scope of IP-I RegistrationTRAI Telecom Regulatory Authority of IndiaYesConsultation
25-Mar-20AustraliaBill Introduced for Accession to US CLOUD ActAustralian GovernmentConsultation
24-Mar-20IndiaGuidelines on Regulation of Payment Aggregators and Payment GatewaysRBI Reserve Bank of IndiaNews
16-Mar-20AustraliaIndustry Briefing on myGov Update PlatformDTA Digital Transformation AgencyConsultation
12-Mar-20IndonesiaDraft Ministerial Regulation for Private Scope for GR 71/2019KOMINFO Ministry of Communication and Information TechnologyYesConsultation
12-Mar-20InternationalParis Call Online ConsultationParis CallConsultation
07-Mar-20AustraliaCloud Services Certification Program and Info Security ReviewASD Australian Signals Directorate and DTA Digital Transformation Agency Consultation
06-Mar-20JapanSafety Management Guidelines for Information Systems and Services Handling Medical InformationMIC Ministry of Internal Affairs and CommunicationsConsultation
05-Mar-20New ZealandCross Border Data Transfer and DisclosuresPrivacy CommissionerNews
03-Mar-20MalaysiaUpdated Regulatory Framework for Digital BanksBNM Bank Negara MalaysiaConsultation
15-Feb-20MalaysiaConsultation Paper on Review of Personal Data Protection Act 2010PDP Personal Data Protection DepartmentYesConsultation
10-Feb-20South KoreaPIPA Amendments Effective Aug 2020Government of South KoreaNews
10-Feb-20AustraliaGov Procurement Briefing: Australian Government Shared Services Program + new GovERP initiativeDepartment of FinanceConsultation
06-Feb-20IndonesiaDraft Personal Data Protection Bill Submitted to House for DiscussionGovernment of IndonesiaYesConsultation
29-Jan-20VietnamTH Draft Protection of Personal Data DecreeMinistry of Public SecurityConsultation
08-Jan-20IndonesiaGR 80/2019 on E-CommerceGovernment of IndonesiaNews
08-Jan-20VietnamMIC Draft Decision on Machinery, Equipment, Products and Solutions in Information Systems to Ensure Network Information SecurityMIC Ministry of Information and CommunicationsConsultation
03-Jan-20ThailandSEC Regulations for Digital Asset Business OperatorsSEC Securities and Exchange CommissionYesConsultation
30-Dec-19ThailandSEC Regulations for Digital Asset Business OperatorsSEC Securities and Exchange CommissionConsultation
26-Dec-19JapanMIC Releases Final Report (draft) on the Study of Platform ServicesMIC Ministry of Internal Affairs and CommunicationsConsultation
20-Dec-19JapanMIC Public Consultation on Safety Evaluation of Cloud ServicesMIC Ministry of Internal Affairs and CommunicationsConsultation
11-Dec-19India2019 National Cyber Security Strategy 2020 (NCSS 2020)National Security Council SecretariatConsultation
04-Dec-19India2019 TRAI Consultation on Cloud ServicesTRAI Telecom Regulatory Authority of India YesConsultation
15-Nov-19SingaporeNational Artificial Intelligence Strategy (NAIS)Singapore GovernmentNews
15-Nov-19SingaporeMAS Co-creates Veritas with FSI for Responsible Use of AIDAMAS Monetary Authority of SingaporeNews
07-Nov-19VietnamDraft Regulations on Non-Cash PaymentSBV State Bank of VietnamConsultation
25-Oct-19IndonesiaGR71/2019 Replaces GR82/2012Government of indonesiaNews
24-Oct-19AustraliaConsultation Paper on New Cloud Marketplace PanelDTA Digital Transformation AgencyConsultation
17-Oct-19InternationalParis Call for Trust & Security in CyberspaceYesConsultation
07-Oct-19ThailandWarrantless Request for Customer DataSEC Sceurities and Exchange CommissionConsultation
02-Oct-19SingaporeOperational Technology (OT) Cybersecurity MasterplanCSA Cyber Security Agency of SingaporeNews
19-Sep-19New ZealandUpdates to the Government Model Contract TemplatesMBIE Ministry of Business, Innovation and EmploymentConsultation
17-Sep-19AustraliaConsultation on Whole-of-Government Telecommunications MarketplaceDTA Digital Transformation AgencyConsultation
16-Sep-19IndiaCommittee of Experts to Deliberate on Data Governance FrameworkMeitY Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology News
30-Aug-19SingaporeMTCS WG Kick-off Meeting Held on 28 Aug 2019ESG Enterprise SingaporeNews
14-Aug-19VietnamMIC Releases Anti-Spam Draft DecreeMIC Ministry of Information and CommunicationsConsultation
07-Aug-19SingaporeABS Updates Cloud Computing Implementation GuideABS Association of Banks in SingaporeNews
25-Jul-19AustraliaConsultation Paper on Market Integrity Rules for Technological and Operational ResilienceASIC Australian Securities and investments CommissionConsultation
23-Jul-19SingaporeUpcoming Amendments to the PDPAPDPC Personal Data Protection CommissionYesConsultation
20-Jul-19MalaysiaBNM Releases RMiTBNM Bank Negara MalaysiaNews
18-Jul-19AustraliaNew Standards Developed for Emerging Business AreasSSC Singapore Standards CouncilNews
03-Jul-19PhilippinesDICT Appoints New SecretaryDICT Department of Information and Communications TechnologyNews
24-Jun-19Vietnam2019 VN Draft Procurement Policy for Leased ServicesMIC Ministry of CommunicationsConsultation
17-Jun-19SingaporePDPC Guide to Manage Data Breaches 2.0PDPC Personal Data Protection CommissionNews
04-Jun-19SingaporeABS' OSPAR RequirementsABS The Association of Banks in SingaporeConsultation
03-Jun-19Thailand3 Jun 2019 TH Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) Published in Government GazetteMDES Ministry of Digital Economy and Society and PDPC Office of the Personal Data Protection CommitteeNews
03-Jun-19ThailandCybersecurity Act Published in Government GazetteNews
23-May-19IndiaNITI Aayog Circulates Cabinet Note on AINITI AayogNews
03-May-19IndonesiaDraft Regulation on Information Security Management SystemsBSSN Cyber AgencyConsultation
22-Apr-19ThailandElectronic Transaction Act and Electronic Transaction Development Agency Act PublishedGovernment of ThailandNews
22-Apr-19IndiaDraft "Enabling Framework for Regulatory Sandbox?RBI Reserve Bank of IndiaYesConsultation
18-Apr-19VietnamDraft "Digital Transformation Strategy to 2030"MIC Ministry of Information and CommunicationsConsultation
01-Apr-19SingaporeDiscussion Paper on Data PortabilityPDPC Personal Data Protection Commission Consultation
01-Apr-19IndiaTRAI Consultation Paper on Registration of OSPsTRAI Telecom Regulatory Authority of India Consultation
26-Mar-19InternationalWEF Bridge Digital Gap in ASEANWEF World Economic ForumNews
18-Mar-19JapanConsultation Paper on Cloud Service Safety AssessmentMIC Ministry of Internal Affairs and CommunicationYesConsultation
14-Mar-19IndiaDraft National E-Commerce Policy Released for ConsultationDPIIT Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal TradeYesConsultation
08-Mar-19SingaporeConsultation Paper on Tech Risk Mgt Guidelines & Business Cont. Mgt GuidelinesMAS Monetary Authority of SingaporeYesConsultation
05-Mar-19IndiaNational Policy on Software Product 2019MeitY Ministry of Electronics and Information TechnologyNews
24-Feb-19VietnamDraft Decree Regulating Investment Management of IT ApplicationMIC Ministry of CommmunicatonConsultation
12-Feb-19SingaporeConsultation Paper on Outsourcing by Banks and Merchant BanksMAS Monetary Authority of SingaporeYesConsultation
31-Jan-19InternationalSafer Internet Day 2019SID Safer Internet Day News
30-Jan-19New ZealandSupplier Code of ConductMBIE Ministry of Business, Innovation and EmploymentConsultation
30-Jan-19AustraliaDiscussion Paper and RFI on New Telecommunications PanelDTA Digital Transformation AgencyConsultation
30-Jan-19New ZealandGovernment Procurement Rules, 4th EditionMBIE Ministry of Business, Innovation and EmploymentConsultation
24-Jan-19SingaporeRFP for Quantum Computing and its Implication on Cybersecurity for the Financial SectorMAS Monetary Authority of SingaporeConsultation
16-Jan-19InternationalWTO Joint Statement on Electronic CommerceGIF Global Innovation Forum YesConsultation
15-Jan-19IndiaDraft Information Technology [Intermediaries Guidelines (Amendment) Rules] 2018MeitY Ministry of Electronics and Information TechnologyYesConsultation
09-Jan-19Consultation Paper on Direction on Technology Risk Resilience for Licensed BanksCBSL Central Bank of Sri LankaYesConsultation
09-Jan-19MalaysiaOutsourcing Policy DocumentBNM Bank Negara MalaysiaNews
07-Jan-19IndiaPre-consultation on Cloud Computing and ServicesTRAI Telecom Regulatory Authority of IndiaYesConsultation
17-Dec-18ChinaDraft Guideline for Internet Personal Information Security ProtectionMPS Ministry of Public SecurityNews
09-Dec-18AustraliaCloud Assessment ToolDTA Digital Transformation AgencyNews
23-Nov-18SingaporeExpress SandboxMAS Monetary Authority of SingaporeConsultation
19-Nov-18IndiaRegulatory Framework for OTT Communication ServicesTRAI Telecom Regulatory Authority of India Consultation
12-Nov-18IndonesiaTraining in Technical Standardization of Government Goods / Services ProcurementPUSDIKNAS National Policy Study CentreConsultation
09-Nov-18TaiwanDraft Measures for the Administration of Safety Management of Specific Non-Public InstitutionsNCC National Communications CommissionConsultation
06-Nov-18VietnamDraft Annex to Law on Network SecurityMPS Ministry of Public SecurityYesConsultation
04-Nov-18IndiaTelecom Commission Renamed as Digital Communications CommissionDoT Department of TelecommunicationsNews
02-Nov-18InternationalCall for APEC/EU Interoperability on Data FlowsAsia DPO, ACCA, CIPL, GSMA, IA, U.S. Chamber of CommerceConsultation
30-Oct-18VietnamDraft Decree for Digital Authentication and e-IdentificationMIC Ministry of Information and CommunicationConsultation
22-Oct-18IndiaEstimation of Access Facilitation Charges and Co-location Charges at Cable Landing StationsTRAI Telecom Regulatory Auhtority of IndiaConsultation
17-Oct-18South KoreaRegulation on Supervision of Electronic Financial TransactionsFSC Financial Services Commission YesConsultation
08-Oct-18AustraliaDiscussion Paper on Digital Economy and Corporate Tax SystemTreasuryConsultation
03-Oct-18VietnamAmendment of Vietnam's Telecommunications Law - Draft Decree Telecommunications LawMIC Ministry of Information and CommunicationConsultation
03-Oct-18VietnamDraft Circular Updating Details on Internet Banking Services: providing for safety and confidentiality for the Provision of Banking Services on the InternetSBV State Bank of VietnamConsultation
28-Sep-18ThailandDraft Cybersecurity BillMDES Ministry of Digital Economy and SocietyConsultation
25-Sep-18MalaysiaRevised Exposure Draft on OutsourcingBNM Bank Negara MalaysiaYesConsultation
24-Sep-18AustraliaAPRA Updates Guidance on Cloud Computing ServicesAPRA Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA)News
21-Sep-18ThailandRegulatory Sandbox Draft LawMDES Ministry of Digital Economy and SocietyConsultation
21-Sep-18MalaysiaExposure Draft on Publishing Open Data using Open APIBNM Bank Negara MalaysiaConsultation
19-Sep-18VietnamDraft Digital Data Sharing DecreeMIC Ministry of Information and CommunicationConsultation
18-Sep-18AustraliaACCC Consultation on Consumer Data RightACCC Australian Competition and Consumer CommissionConsultation
17-Sep-18VietnamAppendix: Procurement of Content ServicesMIC Ministry of Information and CommunicationNews
14-Sep-18MalaysiaExposure Draft on Risk Management in IT (RMIT)BNM Bank Negara MalaysiaYesConsultation
12-Sep-18SingaporeDiscussion Paper: Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Personal Data - Fostering Responsible Development and Adoption of AIPDPC Personal Data Protection CommissionYesConsultation
07-Sep-18SingaporeNotice on Cyber HygieneMAS Monetary Authority of SingaporeYesConsultation
07-Sep-18Thailand7 Sep 2018 TH MDES releases Personal Data Protection BillMDES Ministry of Digital Economy and SocietyYesConsultation
24-Aug-18MalaysiaThe Implementation of Data Breach NotificationPDPC Personal Data Protection Commission YesConsultation
20-Aug-18AustraliaPublic Consultation on Assistance and Access Bill 2018Dept of Home AffairsYesConsultation
20-Aug-18New ZealandRefresh of New Zealand's Cyber Security Strategy and Action Plan 2018DPMC Department of the Prime Minister and CabinetYesConsultation
20-Aug-18IndonesiaRegulation No. 17/PMK.010/2018 on the Second Amendment of Regulation No. 6/PMK.010/2017 on Stipulation of Goods Classification System and Import Duty on Imported GoodsMOF Ministry of FinanceYesConsultation
15-Aug-18IndiaPersonal Data Protection BillMeitY Ministry of Electronics & Information TechnologyYesConsultation
09-Aug-18InternationalGlobal Financial Innovation Network (GFIN)UK Financial Conduct Authority, and 11 other financial market regulatorsConsultation
06-Aug-18Hong KongRecord Keeping on Public CloudSFC Securities and Futures CommissionYesConsultation
03-Aug-18IndonesiaDraft Personal Data Protection LawKOMINFO Ministry of Communication and Information TechnologyConsultation
10-Jul-18AustraliaData Sharing and Release Legislation - Issues PaperPMC Dept of Prime Minister and CabinetConsultation
09-Jul-18ChinaCybersecurity/Network Security Law Open for CommentsMPS Ministry of Public SecurityConsultation
02-Jul-18AustraliaCloud Services PanelDTA Digital Transformation Agency News
28-Jun-18ThailandDigital Identification and Verification ActMDES Ministry of Digital Economy and SocietyConsultation
28-Jun-18SingaporeGuide to Promote Fairness, Ethics, Accountability and Transparency (FEAT) in the Use of Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics in the Financial SectorMAS Monetary Authority of SingaporeYesConsultation
23-Jun-18SingaporeProposed Approaches for Complying with the Transfer Limitation Obligation for Cloud ServicesPDPC Personal Data Protection CommissionYesConsultation
23-Jun-18ThailandDigital Council for the Economic and Social Commission of ThailandMDES Ministry of Digital Economy and SocietyConsultation
23-Jun-18AustraliaConsultation on Draft Digital Panel Policy - Commercial off the Shelf (COTS) SoftwareDTA Digital Transformation AgencyConsultation
23-Jun-18ThailandDigital Government ActMDES Ministry of Digital Economy and SocietyConsultation
14-Jun-18AustraliaConsultation on Draft Digital Panel PolicyDTA Digital Transformation AgencyConsultation
14-Jun-18AustraliaTrusted Digital Identity Framework ConsultationDTA Digital Transformation AgencyConsultation
14-Jun-18AustraliaNew Digital Sourcing TemplateDTA Digital Transformation AgencyNews
09-Jun-18JapanGuidelines on Safety Management for CSPs Handling Medical InformationMIC Ministry of Internal Affairs and CommunicationConsultation
28-May-18ThailandRegulations Governing Cloud Computing Service ProvidersETC Electronic Transaction Commission Consultation
22-May-18JapanGuidelines for Information Trust AccreditationMIC Ministry of Internal Affairs and CommunicationConsultation
10-May-18IndiaDraft National Digital Communications PolicyDoT Department of TelecommunicationsConsultation
08-May-18JapanGuidelines on Information Disclosure for Cybersecurity MeasuresMIC Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communication Consultation
04-May-18VietnamDraft Circular ? Regulation on Security and Confidentiality of Information SystemsSBV State Bank of VietnamYesConsultation
25-Apr-18VietnamAmendment to Telecommunications Contract Form/ConditionsMIC Ministry of Information and CommunicationConsultation
25-Apr-18New ZealandPrivacy BillNew Zealand ParliamentConsultation
23-Apr-18IndiaDigital Information Security in Healthcare Act (DISHA)MOHFW Ministry of Health & Family WelfareYesConsultation
23-Apr-18IndiaPayments Data StorageRBI Reserve Bank of IndiaNews
11-Apr-18VietnamDraft Cybersecurity LawMIC Ministry of Information and CommunicationYesConsultation
11-Apr-18VietnamDraft Law on Network SecurityNational AssemblyConsultation
05-Apr-18AustraliaAPRA Consultation on Prudential Standard for Information Security ManagementAPRA Australian Prudential Regulation AuthorityYesConsultation
27-Mar-18IndonesiaMaking Indonesia 4.0 RoadmapPERINDUSTRIAN Ministry of IndustryConsultation
26-Feb-18MalaysiaProposed National Industry 4.0 Policy FrameworkMITI Ministry of International Trade and IndustryYesConsultation
21-Feb-18SingaporeDraft GST Guide on Taxing Imported ServicesIRAS Inland Revenue Authority of SingaporeConsultation
19-Feb-18InternationalASEAN-Australia Digital Trade Standards InitiativeStandards AustraliaConsultation
13-Feb-18SingaporeProposed Guidelines to Protect Users of E-paymentsMAS Monetary Authority of SingaporeConsultation
13-Feb-18AustraliaReview into Open Banking/ Consumer Data Right implementationTreasuryConsultation
09-Feb-18Hong KongConsultation on Guideline on Authorization of Virtual BanksHKMA Hong Kong Monetary AuthorityConsultation
08-Feb-18AustraliaSecure Cloud StrategyDTA Digital Transformation AgencyNews
08-Feb-18JapanDraft Amendments Revisions to Ordinance on Telecommunication FacilitiesMIC Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communication Consultation
30-Jan-18SingaporeTrending Regulatory Constructs on Data Protection for Businesses in AsiaMTI Ministry of Trade and Industry; PDPC Personal Data Protection CommissionNews
24-Jan-18IndonesiaDraft Regulation on Standards to Build Data CentresKOMINFO Ministry of Communication and Information Technology YesConsultation
18-Jan-18SingaporeDeliberate Online Falsehoods: Challenges and ImplicationsMCI Ministry of Communications and Information; MinLaw Ministry of LawNews
18-Jan-18Hong KongHKMA Launches Consultation on Open API FrameworkHKMA Hong Kong Monetary AuthorityConsultation
08-Jan-18IndonesiaDraft Ministerial Regulation Regarding Implementation of the Audit of Electronic System OperatorsKOMINFO Ministry of Communication and Information TechnologyConsultation
05-Jan-18IndiaNational Telecom PolicyTRAI Telecom Regulatory Authority of IndiaYesConsultation
23-Dec-17VietnamDraft Report on IT Law ImplementationMIC Ministry of Information and CommunicationsNews
23-Dec-17MalaysiaExposure Draft on Interoperable Credit Transfer FrameworkBNM Bank Negara Malaysia YesConsultation
20-Dec-17Hong KongSmart City BlueprintGov HK Government of Hong KongConsultation
19-Dec-17New ZealandMinisterial Advisory Group on Digital Economy and Digital InclusionMinister of Broadcasting, Communications and Digital MediaConsultation
17-Dec-17IndiaCloud Accreditation RFPDeitY Department of Electronics and Information Technology YesConsultation
08-Dec-17AustraliaInquiry on Future of Work and WorkersDepartment of the SenateYesConsultation
08-Dec-17MalaysiaTechnical Codes: IoT Security Management; CSP Selection; Information Security Incident ManagementMCMC Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission and MTSFB Malaysian Technical Standards Forum BhdYesConsultation
05-Dec-17InternationalOpen Consultation on Bridging the Digital Gender DivideITU International Telecommunication UnionConsultation
04-Dec-17IndiaConsultation Paper on Net NeutralityTRAI Telecom Regulatory Authority of IndiaConsultation
30-Nov-17IndiaWhite Paper on Data Protection FrameworkMeitY Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology YesConsultation
28-Nov-17MalaysiaRFQ on IoT and Digital Services DevelopmentMCMC Malaysian Communications and Multimedia CommissionNews
10-Nov-17IndonesiaCertification on Telecommunication Tools and DevicesKOMINFO Ministry of Communication and Information TechnologyConsultation
02-Nov-17AustraliaDraft Legislation for Testing Fintech Products Without LicenceTreasuryConsultation
13-Oct-17AustraliaConsultation on Digital Economy StrategyDepartment of Industry, Innovation and ScienceConsultation
11-Oct-17MalaysiaPublic Inquiry Paper to Review Access PricingMCMC Malaysian Communications and Multimedia CommissionConsultation
11-Oct-17MalaysiaExposure Draft on OutsourcingBNM Bank Negara Malaysia YesConsultation
03-Oct-17IndiaDraft Public Procurement Order 2017MeitY Ministry of Electronics and Information TechnologyConsultation
03-Oct-17AustraliaOAIC Seeking Comments on Notifiable Data BreachesOAIC Office of the Australian Information CommissionerYesConsultation
30-Sep-17IndiaChanges to the Telecommunication Interconnection Usage Charges RegulationTRAI Telecom Regulatory Authority of IndiaConsultation
30-Sep-17IndiaDraft Recommendations on the Ease of Doing Telecom BusinessTRAI Telecom Regulatory Authority of IndiaConsultation
30-Sep-17IndiaConsultation Paper on Unsolicited Commercial CommunicationTRAI Telecom Regulatory Authority of IndiaConsultation
14-Sep-17IndiaRecommendations on M2M CommunicationsTRAI Telecom Regulatory Authority of IndiaConsultation
01-Sep-17PhilippinesACCA Door-Knock to BSP Deputy Governor FonacierBSP Bangko Sentral ng PilipinasNews
29-Aug-17VietnamRegulations on ICT Certification & Skills StandardsMIC Ministry of Information and CommunicationConsultation
29-Aug-17New ZealandNational Electronic Health RecordMinistry of HealthConsultation
15-Aug-17AustraliaState of the Region SurveyPECC The Pacific Economic Cooperation CouncilYesConsultation
15-Aug-17IndiaPrivacy, Security and Ownership of the Data in the Telecom SectorTRAI Telecom Regulatory Authority of IndiaConsultation
15-Aug-17SingaporeChanges to Property TaxMOF Ministry of FinanceNews
29-Jul-17SingaporeApproaches to Managing Personal Data in the Digital EconomyPDPC Personal Data Protection Commission YesConsultation
21-Jul-17Hong KongResponse Requested on Risk AssessmentHKMA Hong Kong Monetary AuthorityConsultation
10-Jul-17SingaporeDraft Cybersecurity BillCSA Cyber Security AgencyYesConsultation
20-Jun-17South KoreaSouth Korea Signs APEC CBPRGovernment of South KoreaNews
13-Jun-17SingaporeConsultation Paper on Provision of Digital Advisory ServicesMAS Monetary Auhtority of SingaporeConsultation
08-Jun-17PhilippinesQuestionnaire on Outsourcing in a Cloud EnvironmentBSP Bangko Sentral ng PilipinasConsultation
08-Jun-17VietnamCloud Usage GuidelinesSBV State Bank of VietnamNews
22-May-17MyanmarDraft Myanmar Communications Regulatory Commission LawMCIT Ministry of Communications and Information TechnologyNews
22-May-17VietnamInformation and Network Security Incident Response Coordination PlanMIC Ministry of Information and CommunicationConsultation
17-May-17SingaporeCloud Outage Incident Reporting (COIR) StandardSpring SingaporeYesConsultation
15-May-17IndiaMeghRaj (GI Cloud) - Empanelment of CSPsMeitY Ministry of Electronics and Information TechnologyNews
12-May-17New ZealandPanel Contracting Practices UpdatedMBIE Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment YesConsultation
12-May-17ThailandDraft Telecom Master PlanNBTC National Broadcasting and Telecommunications CommissionConsultation
19-Apr-17SingaporeCommercial and Open Dataset Attestation (CODA) SchemeIMDA Infocomm Media Development Authority News
04-Apr-17New ZealandOutsourcing Policy for Banks - Exposure DraftRBNZ Reserve Bank of New ZealandConsultation
14-Mar-17PhilippinesThe National Broadband PlanDICT Department of Information and Communications Technology YesConsultation
03-Feb-17InternationalGlobal Industry Statement on APEC CBPRAPEC Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation YesConsultation
26-Jan-17AustraliaICT Procurement Taskforce Consultation PaperDTA Digital Transformation Agency YesConsultation
26-Jan-17AustraliaCyber Capacity Building Projects in Indo-PacificGovernment of AustraliaNews
05-Oct-16IndiaCyber Security Framework for BanksRBI Reserve Bank of IndiaNews
14-Sep-16InternationalMaximilian Schrems Amicus BriefBSA Business Software Alliance Consultation
12-Aug-16New ZealandOutsourcing Policy for Banks - 2nd ConsultationRBNZ Reserve Bank of New ZealandYesConsultation
10-Aug-16MalaysiaRegulatory Sandbox Discussion PaperBNM Bank Negara MalaysiaYesConsultation
10-Aug-16SingaporePublic Consultation on Proposed Amendments to Telecommunications Act and Media Development Authority of Singapore ActMCI Ministry of Communications and Information YesConsultation
01-Aug-16SingaporeCloud Computing Implementation GuidelinesABS Association of Banks in SingaporeNews
29-Jul-16SingaporeOutsourcing Guidelines on Cloud ServicesMAS Monetary Authority of SingaporeNews
25-Jul-16New ZealandTelecommunications Act Review: Option PaperMBIE Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment Consultation
07-Jul-16PhilippinesDraft Implementing Rules and Regulations of Data Privacy ActNPC National Privacy Commission Consultation
20-Jun-16IndiaConsultation Paper on National Cloud Computing PolicyTRAI Telecom Regulatory Authority of IndiaYesConsultation
20-Jun-16SingaporeFinTech Regulatory Sandbox GuidelinesMAS Monetary Authority of SingaporeYesConsultation
23-May-16IndonesiaDraft OTT RegulationsKOMINFO Ministry of Communication and Information TechnologyYesConsultation
25-Jan-16InternationalAssessment of APEC CBPRAPEC Asia-Pacific Economic CooperationYesConsultation
22-Oct-15New ZealandOutsourcing Policy for Banks - 1st ConsultationRBNZ Reserve Bank of New ZealandYesConsultation
15-Jun-15InternationalJoint Letter on TPP E-commerce ChapterTPP Trans-Pacific PartnershipNews
18-Nov-14Hong KongFeedback on ICT Innovation and Technology PolicyOffice of Hon Charles Mok, Legislative Councillor (IT) Consultation
17-Nov-14SingaporeInvitation for Comments on Multi-tier Cloud Security Standard (MTCS)SPRING Singapore (Standards, Productivity and Innovation Board)Consultation
24-Oct-14InternationalWhite Paper on Standard on Privacy in CloudISO International Organization for StandardizationNews
14-Oct-14SingaporeConsultation Paper on Outsourcing Guidelines on Cloud ServicesMAS Monetary Authority of SingaporeConsultation
27-Aug-14InternationalBest Practice Paper for Improving Agility in Cloud Risk ManagementODCA Open Data Centre AllianceConsultation
12-Jul-14ChinaWhite Paper on Government Procurement for Cloud ComputingCATR China Academy of Telecommunications Research (Ministry of Industry and Information Technology)News
11-Jul-14SingaporeInfocomm Media Masterplan 2025MCI Ministry of Communications and InformationConsultation
08-May-14InternationalPublic Consultation on Proposal to Transition NTIA's Stewardship of IANA FunctionsICANN Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers YesConsultation
14-Feb-14InternationalReview of World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS)UN General AssemblyYesNews
22-Feb-22SingaporeSingapore PDPA updatePDPCYesConsultation
21-Jan-22The PhilippinesPhilippines’ Strategic Investment Priority PlanBoard of Investments, Department of Trade and IndustryYesConsultation
31-Jan-22PakistanConsultation Draft 3.0 National Broadband Policy 2021Ministry of Information Technology and TelecommunicationYesConsultation
31-Jan-22SingaporeRevised Draft Advisory Guidelines on the Personal Data Protection Act for Selected Topics, Section 6: Cloud ServicesPersonal Data Protection CommissionYesConsultation
04-Jan-22ChinaCybersecurity Review MeasuresNoNews
22-Dec-21ChinaGuidelines for Reporting and Sharing of Data Security Risk Ministry of Industry and Information Technology NoConsultation
01-Dec-21AustraliaExposure Draft Security Legislation Amendment (Critical Infrastructure Protection) Bill 2022Department of Home AffairsNoConsultation
16-Dec-21India Regulatory Framework for Promoting Data Economy Through Establishment of Data Centres, Content Delivery Networks, and Interconnect Exchanges in IndiaTelecom Regulatory Authority NoConsultation
24-Feb-22IndiaDigital Ecosystem Architecture FrameworkMinistry of Electronics and Information TechnologyYesConsultation
06-Dec-21The PhilippinesGuidelines on the Registration and Licensing of Online Lending PlatformsSecurities and Exchange CommissionYesConsultation
03-Nov-21ChinaMeasures for the Security Assessment of Data ExitCyberspace Administration of China NoConsultation
11-Oct-21Hong KongPersonal Data (Privacy) (Amendment) Bill 2021HK Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data YesConsultation
01-Sep-21VietnamDraft Decree 72Ministry of Information and Communications YesConsultation
06-Jul-21ThailandRoyal Decree on Digital Platforms ETDA NoConsultation
03-Mar-22The PhilippinesAmendments to the Water, Electricity, Telecommunications and Internet Service Providers GuidelineGovernment Procurement Policy BoardYesOther
08-Mar-22SingaporeSingapore CSA's Revised Cybersecurity Code of Practice for Critical Information InfrastructureCyber Security Agency of SingaporeYesOther
29-Apr-22VietnamDraft 1.0 Circular in Decree No.85/2016 of the Government on Security of Information SystemsMinistry of Information and CommunicationsYesConsultation
28-Apr-22The PhilippinesVAT on Digital TransactionsSenate Ways and Means CommitteeYesConsultation
18-Mar-22The Philippines Draft Circular on Administrative FinesNational Privacy Commission YesConsultation
23-Feb-22The Philippines Draft BSP Regulatory Sandbox FrameworkCentral Bank of PhilippinesNoConsultation
10-May-22VietnamDraft law on Electronic TransactionsMinistry of Information and CommunicationsConsultation
19-May-22ThailandDraft guidelines on Records of Processing Activities for Data ProcessorsPersonal Data Protection CommitteeYesConsultation
25-May-23MalaysiaGuidelines for Information Security Management Through Cloud Computing in the Public Service (CGSO Cloud Computing Guidelines)Prime Minister’s DepartmentYesConsultation
23-May-23IndiaDigital India Act 2023Ministry of Electronics and Information TechnologyNAPre-Consultation Event
10-May-23ThailandRoyal Decree on the Supervision of Digital Platform ServicesElectronic Transactions Development AgencyNAConsultation
14-April-23VietnamDraft Telecommunications LawMinistry of Information and CommunicationsNoConsultation
25-Jan-23IndiaDraft Amendments to the IT (Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code) Rules 2021Ministry of Electronics and Information TechnologyYesConsultation
3-Jan-23IndiaDraft Digital Personal Data Protection Bill 2022Ministry of Electronics and Information TechnologyYesConsultation
23-Dec-22VietnamDraft Telecommunications LawMinistry of Information and CommunicationsYesConsultation
22-Dec-22VietnamDecree 53Ministry of Public SecurityNoWorkshop
21-Dec-22PhilippinesCommon-Use Supplies and Equipment (CSE) CatalogueDepartment of Budget and ManagementYesConsultation
22-Nov-22SingaporeCybersecurity (Amendment) BillCybersecurity Agency of SingaporeYesConsultation
14-Nov-22IndiaFramework for Adoption of Cloud Services by SEBI Regulated Entities (RE)Securities and Exchange Board of IndiaYesConsultation