Sub-subject: Telecommunications in the Asia-Pacific Region (APEC). Syllabus:
Sample of the Sub-subject: APEC
Telecommunications and information:
Sub-Subject Description (APEC Telecommunications and information).
The objective of the Telecommunications and Information Technology
Working Group of the APEC is to improve telecommunications and information technology infrastructure in the Asia-Pacific region by developing and implementing
appropriate telecommunications and IT policies.
The APEC economies (Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, the People's Republic of China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Malaysia, the United Mexican States, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Peru, the Philippines, the Russian Federation, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, the United States of America, and Vietnam) are now focused on establishing universal access to broadband by 2015.
The Mutual Recognition Arrangement on Conformity Assessment of Telecommunications Equipment benefits producers by reducing the cost of getting a product approved and by reducing the time taken for products to reach the regional market.