New telecoms law to table LegCo

The Government will table the¬†Telecommunications (Registration of SIM Cards) Regulation¬†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 […]