New telecoms law to table LegCo

The Government will table theĀ Telecommunications (Registration of SIM Cards) RegulationĀ at the Legislative Council for negative vetting on June 9. The regulation, gazetted today, seeks to facilitate the prevention and detection of crimes involving the use of pre-paid subscriber identity module (SIM) cards. The relevant real-name registration programme will launch on September 1. Telecommunications operators are […]