Madagascar : State of emergency declared for two weeks

On April 4th; 2020; the government of Madagascar declared state of emergency in the country with restriction of movement; the presidency published in its website details of the decision; the curfew starts on April 4th and ends on April 19th;2020. Realt…

On April 4th; 2020; the government of Madagascar declared state of emergency in the country with restriction of movement; the presidency published in its website details of the decision; the curfew starts on April 4th and ends on April 19th;2020. 

Realtime confirmed with the ARTEC that all its employees are on curfew; the authority is still operational but only for urgent matters. 

Togo ARTP  issues a new SRD regulation

Togo ARTP published on 14 October an SRD regulation. The new regulation lists many news bands that use to generate multiple inquiries from our customers. We cite:

  • Wireless chargers can now go beyond 148.5KHz
  • More bands for Radars  76-77 GHz,  as well as 77-81GHz…
  • Wigig is now allowed.
  • More RFID bands…

For more on this new regulation, please contact us at info@realtimetypeapprovals.com

 

Algeria ARPCE issues new Type Approval Regulation

On October 16th, ARPCE Board approved a new Type Approval Regulation. It was published on ARPCE website on October 18th.
Each new ARPCE regulation comes with new type of challenges. This time challenges are:
1- Certificate of Origin is a new requirement. This come as a replacement of the Delocalisation Letter where Manufacturer used to state Country of Manufacturer.

2- There is no renewal process. Renewal applications are considered as new applications
3- Certificates of Conformity issued by accredited labs are new requirements. Labs accreditation certificates needed as well.
4- Test reports older ²than 3 years can be accepted if manufacturer signs a statement that the equipment is not discontinued.

The regulation comes with two improvements:
1- Original DoC can be replaced  with an electronically signed DoC
2- Validity is 3 years instead of 2 years
3- ARPCE will not require Test reports if they have them in their possession from older projects. ARPCE will disclose list of what they possess on their website.

Here is the full text of the new regulation.
Customers with pending applications will be contacted by their account manager with an evaluation of each project. As Always Please feel free to inquire if any need

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