Mr Yuto Tanaka

Yuto Tanaka

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Radio Act amended to promote innovation using foreign WiFi and Bluetooth devices
Japan | 08 August 2019

The Diet recently amended the Radio Act to provide simple procedures for using radio equipment that has not been technically certified in Japan for experimental purposes. The amendments are expected to foster innovation with regard to technology-related products by addressing the challenge faced by foreign manufacturers and other business operators that have struggled to bring prototype products with WiFi or Bluetooth capabilities into Japan for experimental purposes.