OMAN issues consultation on IoT security Regulatory framework and IOT Security Standards

OMAN TRA published on its website a call for comment regarding IoT Security regulatory framework than showcases the TRA vision towards a secure IoT ecosystem.

A list of security standard is also proposed.

Consultation response must be send before 15th January 2022

OMAN OMC adopts RoHs Decree for Telecom and Medical devices

OMAN Ministry of Commerce notified the WTO of its intention to adopt a decree on December 2021 requiring compliance to the European directive 2011/65/EU and its 2015 and 2017 amendments for telecommunications and medical devices.

The expected date of enforcement would be June 2022.

However, TRA has already put in place such requirement for Telecom devices since 30 June 2020.

Oman: Consultation on the Use of the 6 GHz Frequency Band for Wi-Fi Technology

TRA is calling for comment on the intent to make the lower part of the frequency band 6 GHz (5925-6425 MHz) available for WiFi and other RLAN devices on license-exempt basis.

The comment window will close within 5 weeks from the date of publication of the consultation document (March 30th 2021)

Oman : The Capital City locked down since April 10 until further notice

As reports of Covid-19 infections are increasing in the country, Muscat, the capital of Oman is on complete lockdown starting April 10 until further notice.However, TRA, Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Oman will continue to work remotely dur…

As reports of Covid-19 infections are increasing in the country, Muscat, the capital of Oman is on complete lockdown starting April 10 until further notice.
However, TRA, Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Oman will continue to work remotely during this crisis.