When applying for a dedicated code your draft promotions should be submitted to txtNation in Chinese and English for approval before being put in a public place.
A new regulation was introduced to limit keywords on 5-Feb-2010. Content providers have to register keywords on each shortcode. Keywords are also assigned by operators and always start with a number, e.g. 840. Most content providers/aggregators in the market today have an average of 10-20 non-extensible keywords out of which a few selected content providers/aggregators have 1-2 extensible keywords.
Below are examples of extensible and non-extensible keywords:
e.g. 840INFOS. User has to send keyword "840INFOS" in the SMS MO. If user sends keyword "840INFOS 1234" in the SMS MO, operator will reject the SMS MO.
e.g. 840INFOS. User can send keyword "840INFOS 1234" or "840INFOS" or "840INFOS abcde" in the SMS MO.
We have success in obtaining clients Extensible keywords, however it is becoming increasingly difficult to obtain these.
We operate both "One In One Out" (IO) and Mobile Terminated (MT) dedicated lines on both carriers in China. See here for more information on these billing types.
Most service types are allowed with an approval (see full guidelines below). Adult services are strictly not allowed and there are punishments if you are found in breach. Non-allowed service types include:
• Descriptions of sexual or erotic matters
• Contact and dating services with a view to sexual activities or other related elements
• References to other services or numbers with sexual or erotic content
• Descriptions of violence
• Access codes, passwords or similar elements providing access to services with the above content.
For premium messages, prices are discrete values, at the time of writing, available tariffs:
1 RMB - Single purchase tariff
2 RMB - Single purchase tariff
3 RMB - Single purchase tariff
5 RMB - Single purchase tariff
8 RMB - Single purchase tariff
10 RMB - Monthly subscription tariff
15 RMB - Monthly subscription tariff
Please speak to your account manager for an up to date list of available tariffs.
Frequency and Amount
Using an IO billed code you can apply to bill the user multiples of your selected tariff by asking them to text in again, to repeat bill the user until your desired amount is billed.
Using an MT billed code you can bill either RMB 100 or 150.
Using an IO billed code you can bill a maximum of 45 RMB per user per day.
When applying for your own service the carriers will need to deem it a worthy charge for the product you're offering.
China only supports users opting in by sending in an SMS, e.g. SMS-O and WO-RAR as described on this FAQ.
A single opt-in is acceptable for transactional services, however with subscription services a double opt-in is required, partly managed by the carriers, see below.
China has the following Mobile Payment options available, all of which fall under these regulations.
Premium SMS (P-SMS) including Short Code services
Additional options for Mobile Payments and Messaging in China include:
China Mobile (CMCC) and China Unicom (CU) have subscription platforms in place to take care of all the business requirements, charging rules as well as billing:
Following are the technical flow to handle Subscription, Charging and Un-subscription:
Mobile User CMCC & CU txtNation Content
Subscription Platform Provider
All the below rules will be handled by operators’ platform but the CP should be aware of the rules as it affect the re-conciliation of the billing.
1. User subscribes to a new service will have 3 days trial period, after which if the user does not cancel, then charging will start.
2. If user subscribes to the same service twice, charging will start immediately.
3. If user subscribes to a service after 20th of a month does not cancel by month end, charging will be in effect from next month.
1. Subscribes to a service on 1st – 20th of month, will have 3 days or 72 hours free service usage, after which charging commence, no matter whether the user cancels the service at any time.
2. Subscribes to a service after 20th of month, will have 3 days or 72 hours free service usage, no charge until end of month. Comes next month on the 1st, if the user is still active in the service subscription, charging will commence. If the user cancels service before 1st of month, then there will be no charge in current month as well as the following month.
1. No matter when the user cancels the subscribed service at any date of current month, it will be charged.
Important note: With China Unicom, txtNation will send billing data to China Unicom billing platform from 10th to 25th of each month, thus can only charge user between 1st to 25th of month, who is with active subscription. The charging data of users who subscribe service between 26th to end of a month can be collected, but charging will not be possible.
For premium messages, prices are discrete values. Each discrete value is
mapped to a tariff class that identifies a price including currency. There is no VAT
in China. The tariff class is given as the price, e.g. RMB100 for $1.00 or
RMB1000 for $10.00.
- Maximum MO character support for ASCII is 155, and mixture Chinese and
ASCII character is 70.
- Standard rate MT sending out to subscribers, the “originatingAddress” need to set to “1065818885”
Shortcode and Keyword Structure
Premium shortcodes start with "1066xxxx" and zero rated shortcodes start with "1065xxxx".
Shortcodes are applied for with the China operators. The shortcode "format" are assigned by operators and cannot be chosen by content providers directly, e.g. you can not request "golden" shortcodes.
Dedicated codes are available with a 3 month lead time depending on carrier availability, the carriers approve based on the price point and service type. You can read more about Short Code Coverage, SMS Billing Services and Mobile Payments in China via the txtNation Gateway.
The People's Republic of China Telecommunications Regulations
【Published: December 10, 2005】
The People's Republic of China State Council (291)
"PRC Telecommunications Regulations" haveSept. 20, 2000 the 31st executive meeting of the State Council, is hereby promulgated.
Prime Minister: Zhu Rongji
2000on September 25
The People's Republic of China Telecommunications Regulations
Chapter I General Provisions
The first order to regulate the telecommunications market, to maintain the telecommunications business telecommunications users and the legitimate rights and interests, protect the telecommunications network and information security, and promote the healthy development of the telecommunications industry, regulations are formulated.
Second in the PRC engaged in telecommunications and telecommunications-related activities or activities, must comply with the regulations.
The term telecommunications, refers to the use of wired and wireless electromagnetic system or photovoltaic systems, transmission, emission or reception of voice, text, data, images, and any other forms of information activities.
Article III The State Council department in charge of information industry in accordance with the provisions of this Ordinance to implement supervision and management of the national telecommunications industry.
Provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities, telecommunications administration of the State Council department in charge of information industry under the leadership, in accordance with the provisions of this Ordinance within the administrative supervision and management of the telecom industry.
Article Telecom Regulatory compliance separating the break monopolies, encourage competition, promote development and open, fair and impartial.
Telecommunications business operator shall operate according to law, to comply with business ethics, to accept supervision and inspection according to law.
Article telecommunications services to telecommunications operators should provide users with fast, accurate, safe, convenient and affordable telecommunications services.
Article VI of the security of telecommunications networks and information protected by law.No organization or individual may use the telecommunications network to endanger national security, public interests or legitimate rights and interests of others activities.
Chapter telecom market
Section telecommunications business license
Article VII of the State of the telecommunications business in accordance with the telecom business segment, practice a licensing system.
Business telecommunications services, must be made in accordance with the provisions of this Ordinance the State Council department in charge of information industry or the provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities telecom regulatory body Telecommunications issued a business license.
Without obtaining the telecommunications business license, no organization or individual shall not engage in telecommunications business activities.
Article VIII of the telecommunications business into basic telecom services and value-added telecommunications services.
Basic telecommunications services, is the provision of public network infrastructure, public data transmission and basic voice communications services business.Value-added telecommunications services, is the use of public network infrastructure to provide telecommunications and information services business.
The specific division of the telecommunications business segment attached in this Ordinance, "Classification of Telecommunications Services" are listed.The State Council department in charge of information industry based on the actual situation of telecommunications services listed in the catalog can be classified projects for local adjustments, re-released.
Article providing basic telecommunications services, subject to the State Council examined and approved by competent information industry department to obtain "basic telecommunications business license."
Operating value-added telecommunications services, business coverage in two more provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities, subject to the State Council department in charge of examination and approval of the information industry, to achieve "regional value-added telecommunications business license"; business coverage in the provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities, administrative areas, subject to provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities telecommunications regulatory body for examination and approval, obtained the "value-added telecommunications business license."
Trial use of new technologies, "Classification of Telecommunications Services" is not listed in the new telecom services, should be to provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities, telecommunications regulatory body for the record.
Article X operating basic telecom businesses shall meet the following conditions:
(A) the operator is established by law specializing in basic telecommunications services company, and China has a stake in the company or not less than 51% of the shares;
(B) the feasibility study and network technology program;
(C) engaged in business activities and the corresponding funds and professional staff;
(D) engaged in business premises and the corresponding resources;
(E) and promising long-term service users or credit capacity;
(F) other conditions prescribed by the state.
Article for operating basic telecom business, should be competent information industry department of the State Council an application and submit the provisions of Article X of this Ordinance the relevant documents.The State Council department in charge of information industry should be the date of receipt of the applicationreview is completed within 180 days, made the decision to approve or not approve.Approved, the issuance of "basic telecommunications business license"; not approved, it shall notify the applicant in writing and explain the reason.
Article XII of the State Council department in charge of information industry operators for basic telecommunications services should be considered when national security, telecom network security, telecommunications, sustainable use of resources, environmental protection and competition in the telecommunications market and other factors.
Presented "basic telecommunications business license" shall, in accordance with the relevant provisions by way of tender.
Article XIII operating value-added telecommunications services, shall meet the following conditions:
(A) the operator is a company established by law;
(B) to carry out business activities with the corresponding funds and professional staff;
(C) and promising long-term service users or credit capacity;
(D) other conditions prescribed by the state.
Article XIV of value-added telecommunications services for business, it should be the second paragraph under the provisions of Article IX of this Ordinance to the State Council department in charge of information industry, or provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities apply the telecommunications regulatory body, and submit the regulations prescribed in Article XIII of the relevant documents .For value-added telecommunication services operating in accordance with relevant state regulations approved by the relevant competent authorities shall also be submitted to the competent department for examination and approval documents.The State Council department in charge of information industry, or provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities telecommunications regulatory body shall from the date of receipt of the applicationwithin 60 days of the review is completed, make a decision of approval or disapproval.Be approved, issued a "regional value-added telecommunications business license" or "value-added telecommunications business license"; not approved, it shall notify the applicant in writing and explain the reason.
15th Tiao telecommunications business operators in the business process, change management entities, the business scope or cease operating the, shall be made in90 days in the original licensing authority to apply, and apply the appropriate procedures; stop operations, and also be relevant in accordance with Guo Jia provides rehabilitation works.
Article XVI approved telecommunications business operators should be held legally acquired the telecommunications business license, business registration authorities to register.
Private telecom networks operating units in the telecommunications business area, it shall be in accordance with the provisions of this Ordinance, the conditions and procedures apply, with approval, access to telecommunication business license and register in accordance with the preceding paragraph.
Telecom Interconnection II
Article XVII between the telecommunications network should be in accordance with the technical feasibility, economic rationality, fairness and justice, the principle of mutual coordination to achieve interoperability.
Leading telecommunications business operator shall not refuse to other telecommunications business operators and private networks operating units proposed interconnection requirements.
The term leading telecom operators, is the necessary foundation for control of telecommunications facilities and services in the telecommunications market in a large share of the software, other telecom operators to enter the telecommunications business market operators constitute a substantial impact.
Leading telecom operators by the State Council department in charge of determining the information industry.
Article XVIII leading telecommunications business operator shall, according to the principle of non-discrimination and transparency, the development, including network interconnection procedures, time limits, unbundled network elements, interconnection regulations, etc directory.Internet protocols should be reported to the State Council department in charge of information industry agree.The Internet protocols on the leading telecommunications business operators interconnection activity binding.
Article XIX between the public telecom network, public telecom network and dedicated network interconnection between telecommunications networks, both network interconnection by the information industry under the State Council department in charge of interconnection network interconnection regulations for consultation and the formulation of Interconnection Agreement .
Interconnection agreement should be to the State Council department in charge of information industry record.
Diershitiao network interconnection by the two sides failed to reach network interconnection agreement negotiations, and since the party put forward the date of interconnection requestswithin 60 days, any party may in accordance with the Interconnection coverage competent information industry department of the State Council or provincial, autonomous region, municipalities to apply for telecommunications management coordination; receipt of the application of the authority shall be in accordance with Article XVII of the Ordinance provides that the principle of coordination, to promote network interconnection agreement between the parties; from one or both of network interconnection application within 45 days from the date of the coordination The coordination can not reach an agreement, coordination bodies were invited to telecommunications experts, technical experts and other interested parties and made a public demonstration Interconnection program.Coordinating body should be based on the conclusions and expert demonstration program proposed Interconnection decision to force to achieve interoperability.
Article a network interconnection agreement or the two sides must decide within the time stipulated interconnection.Without the approval of the State Council department in charge of information industry, no one will be allowed to break interoperability.Interconnection in case of communication barriers, the two sides should immediately take effective measures to eliminate.Interconnection Interconnection of the two sides in the dispute, in accordance with the provisions of this Ordinance Diershitiao procedures and approach.
Interconnection of the communication quality should comply with relevant standards.Leading telecom operators to other telecommunications business operators to provide network interconnection, quality of service no less than Ben Wang similar within the business and its subsidiaries or affiliates of the same quality of service.
Article 2 of the cost of network interconnection and sharing settlement should implement the relevant provisions of the State shall not be outside the specified standard additional charge.
Interconnection technical standards, cost of billing methods and specific regulations by the State Council department in charge of information industry development.
Section Telecom tariffs
Article 3 standards for telecommunications charges, implementation of cost-based pricing principles, taking into account national economic and social development requirements, the telecommunications industry and the affordability of telecommunications users and other factors.
Article 4 is divided into market adjusted telecommunication fees, government guidance and government pricing.
Basic telecom service tariff to implement government pricing, government guidance, or subject to market regulation; value-added telecom services market adjustment tariff to implement or government guidance.
Adequate telecommunications services market competition, the implementation of market adjusted telecommunications charges.
Implementation of government pricing, government guidance and market adjusted tariff classification of telecommunications management directory, by the State Council department in charge of information industry by seeking the views of the State Council department in charge of the development price and promulgated.
Twenty-five government pricing of major telecommunications service pricing standards, the information industry by the State Council department in charge of the program, by seeking the views of the State Council department in charge of pricing, the State Council for implementation after approval.
Government guidance range of telecommunications service pricing standards, by the State Council department in charge of information industry by seeking the views of the State Council department in charge of pricing, the development and promulgation.Telecom operators in the standard range, independently determine the tariff to the provincial, autonomous regional and municipal telecommunications regulatory body for the record.
Article 6 in the Government's pricing and government guidance standards telecommunication service charges, should take the form of hearings, listened to telecom operators, telecommunications users and other interested parties.
Telecommunications business operator shall, according to the State Council department in charge of information industry and the provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities, the requirements of the telecommunications regulatory body, to provide accurate and complete cost data and other relevant business information.
Section IV telecommunications resources
第二17 countries of the telecommunications resources of unified planning, centralized management, rational distribution system of compensation for the use.
The term telecommunications resources, is the radio frequency, satellite orbital positions, such as telecommunications network numbers used to implement telecommunications capabilities and limited resources.
第二18 telecom operators possession, use of telecommunications resources, telecom resources should pay the fee.The specific fee information industry by the State Council in conjunction with the State Council department in charge of the financial sector, the competent pricing department of the State Council for implementation after approval.
第二19 telecommunications resource allocation, should be considered telecommunications resource planning, use and expected service capacity.
Allocation of telecommunications resources, the assignment could be taken the way, you can also use auction.
To obtain the right to use telecommunications resources, within the time limit should be opened in the resources allocated and used to achieve the minimum size.Without the State Council department in charge of information industry or the provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities, telecommunications regulatory approval, is not allowed to use, transfer, lease telecommunication resources or change the use of telecommunications resources.
The third 10 telecommunications resource user shall obtain telecommunications Network Number Resources, the leading telecom operators and other relevant units of the obligation to take the necessary technical measures to support users of telecommunications resources to achieve its telecommunications network code resources functions.
Laws and administrative regulations on the management of telecommunications resources otherwise specifically provided, shall apply.
Chapter telecommunications services
第三十一条 telecommunications business operator shall, in accordance telecommunications service standards to provide telecommunications services.Telecommunications business operators to provide services to the type, scope, tariff and time limit should be publicized to the society of the province, autonomous regions and municipalities telecommunications regulatory body for the record.
Telecommunications users the right to choose to use various types of telecommunication services offered by law.
第三12 for installation of telecommunication users, mobile telecommunications terminal equipment installed, the telecommunications business operator shall ensure that its installed capacity within the time announced opening; because the reasons for the telecommunications business operators not installed late opening, it shall be collected daily in accordance with the installation fees, transfer fees or other charges the amount of installed one percent, to pay liquidated damages to telecommunications users.
第三13 telecommunications telecommunications services user declaration barriers, telecom operators should be the date of receiving the declaration, cities and townsfor 48 hours, 72 hours in rural areas to repair or tune-pass; can not be repaired or transferred through, it shall promptly notify the telecommunications users, and free of obstacles during the monthly fee.However, telecommunications terminal equipment belonging to causes other than telecommunications service barriers.
第三14 telecom service operators shall make payments to telecommunications users and queries with ease.Telecom customers to provide domestic long-distance communication requirements, international communication, mobile communication and information services list of charges, telecom operators should be provided free of charge.
Telecommunications Users abnormal huge telecommunications costs, the telecommunications business operator, once discovered, should inform the telecommunications users as quickly as possible, and take corresponding measures.
The term large telecommunications costs, is suddenly more than three months after the telecommunications user telecommunications costs an average ofmore than 5 times the cost.
第三15 telecommunications users should be in accordance with the agreed time and timely manner and in full to the telecommunications business operators to pay telecommunications costs; telecommunications user fails to pay the cost of telecommunications, telecom operators the right to pay up telecommunications costs, and can outstanding fees in accordance with a daily surcharge3 ‰ of the penalty.
Charging an agreed period of more than30 telecommunications telecommunications costs not paid users, telecom operators providing telecommunications services may be suspended.Telecom customers in the telecommunications business operators to suspend services to not pay up within 60 days of telecommunications costs and liquidated damages, the telecommunications business operator may terminate the provision of services, and may recover arrears and penalty according to law.
Operating mobile telecommunications business with telecommunications operators agreed to pay the telecommunications costs of user time limit, manner, time limits from the preceding paragraph.
Telecommunications business operators shall pay the cost of telecommunications in the delay of telecommunications users make up telecommunications costs, liquidated damages after48 hours and resume suspension of telecommunications services.
第三16 telecom service operators by the construction, network construction, have affected or may affect the normal telecommunications services, must be informed promptly of the prescribed time limit the user to the provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities, telecommunications agency.
Reasons for interruption of the preceding paragraph, the telecommunications services, telecom operators should reduce the corresponding period of the user in the telecommunications costs associated with service interruptions.
Appears the case of the first paragraph of this section, the telecommunications business operators who fail to timely inform the user, should compensate the losses caused to the user.
第三17 to operate local telephone services and mobile phone service operators of telecommunications services should be provided free of charge to users of fire, bandits police, emergency medical treatment, traffic police and other public welfare services and protection of telecommunication lines of communication flow.
第三18 telecom operators need to be in time for the trunk group access to its telecommunications network users, to provide equal and reasonable access.
Without approval, telecom operators will be allowed to interrupt access.
第三19 telecommunications business operator shall establish and improve internal service quality management system, and can be formulated and published the purposes of telecommunications services, higher than the standard set by the state enterprise standards.
Telecommunications business operator shall take all forms of telecommunications users to listen to the views of the community to monitor and continuously improve the quality of telecommunications services.
Fourth 10 telecom operators to provide telecommunications services reach the standard set by the state or the public telecommunications services of the enterprise standard, or telecommunications user fees to pay dissenting telecommunications, telecommunications users the right to ask telecom operators to be solution; telecom operators refused to address or resolve telecommunications users satisfied with the results, the telecommunications industry, users have the right information to the State Council department in charge of provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities directly under the telecommunications regulatory body or other relevant complaints.Received complaints authorities must deal with complaints in a timely manner, and the date of receipt of the complaintwithin 30 days to respond to the complainant.
Telecom users to pay local telephone charges have objections to the telecom operators should also be required telecommunications users based on free local calls, and the obligation to take the necessary measures to help telecommunications users to find the reasons.
第四十一条 telecom operators in the telecommunications services shall not be any of the following acts:
(A) in any way limited to telecommunications users designated business;
(B) limit its telecom customers to buy telecommunications terminal equipment or specified users refuse to use their own telecommunications network license has been made in telecommunications terminal equipment;
(C) violation of state regulations, unauthorized alterations or changes in tariff standards in effect, any addition or by increasing fees;
(D) unjustified refusal, delay or suspension of telecommunications users of telecommunications services;
(E) of the telecommunications user does not perform for the public commitments made misleading or false information;
(F) through improper means making things difficult for the telecommunications user or users of telecommunications complaints retaliation.
第四12 telecom operators in the telecommunications business activities, the following acts are prohibited:
(A) in any way limit the user to select other telecommunications business telecom operators offering telecommunications services according to law;
(B) conduct its business in different business unreasonable cross subsidies;
(C) to exclude competitors for the purpose of providing telecommunications services below cost or service, for unfair competition.
第四13 The State Council department in charge of information industry, or provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities should be based telecommunications administration authority of the telecommunications business operators and telecommunications service quality supervision and inspection of business activities to the public the results of supervision and spot checks.
第四14 telecom operators have to perform in accordance with the relevant provisions of the corresponding state telecommunications universal service obligation.
The State Council department in charge of information industry can take a specified or tender to determine the specific telecommunications business operator to bear the telecommunications universal service obligations.
Telecommunications Universal Service Administration of the State Council department in charge of information industry in conjunction with the financial department, the competent pricing department of the State Council for implementation after approval.
Chapter Telecommunication Construction
Section telecommunications facilities
第四15 public telecom network, dedicated telecommunications network, radio and television transmission network construction shall be subject to the State Council department in charge of information industry overall planning and sector management.
Is a national information network engineering or construction projects over the limit state of the public telecom network, private telecommunication networks, radio and television transmission network construction, in accordance with the state capital project approval process for approval should seek the consent agreement the State Council department in charge of information industry.
Basic telecommunications construction projects should be integrated into local people's governments at all levels of the overall planning of urban construction and the village and town construction master plan.
第四16 urban and village and town construction should be complete set of telecommunications facilities.Building and wiring of telecommunications facilities and pipeline construction project sites within the telecommunications pipeline construction projects should be included in the design documents and construction projects at the same time with the construction and acceptance.Requirements should be included in estimates for construction projects.
The unit or department planning, building roads, bridges, tunnels or underground railways, etc., shall notify the provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities telecommunications administrations and telecom operators, telecom pipeline consultation on matters such as reserve.
第四17 basic telecommunications services operator in civilian buildings or telecommunications lines hanging set of small antennas, mobile communication base stations and other public telecommunications facilities, but shall notify the property owner or user of the building and in accordance with the provinces, autonomous regions, and municipal governments to the building standards or any other rights of property, pay a fee.
第四18 building underground, underwater and other hidden telecommunications facilities and high-altitude telecommunications facilities should be set in accordance with the relevant provisions of the State flag.
Construction of basic telecom operators submarine telecommunications cable, should obtain competent department of the State Council's information industry, and seeking the views, according to relevant procedures.Submarine telecommunications cables by the relevant State Council departments are marked on charts.
第四19 No unit or individual shall not be altered or moved other people's telecommunication lines and other telecommunications facilities; In special cases, must be altered or moved, it shall obtain the consent of the telecommunications facility property, required by the proposed change or transfer of units or personal commitment to change or relocation costs, and compensate for the resulting economic losses.
Fifth 10 in construction, production, planting trees and other activities, not endanger the telecommunications lines or other telecommunications facilities, security, or impede the flow line; may endanger the safety of telecommunication, shall notify the telecommunications business operators engaged in the activities of the units by or individuals responsible for taking necessary safety precautions.
Violation of the preceding paragraph, damage to telecommunications lines or other telecommunications facilities or hinder the smooth lines should be repaired or restitution, and compensation for the resulting economic losses.
第五十一条 engaged in construction of telecommunication lines should be built with the necessary telecommunication lines to keep a safe distance; difficult to avoid, or must pass through, or need to use the built telecommunication channels, telecommunication lines should be built and the property has been in consultation, and agreement; they are unable to reach an agreement, under different circumstances, the information industry by the State Council departments or provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities to coordinate their telecommunications solution.
第五12 No organization or individual shall not prevent or impede the basic telecom operators in the telecommunications law to the telecommunications facilities and provide public telecommunications services; however, are prohibited except for areas or restricted access.
第53 implementation of the special communications, emergency communications and emergency repair, rescue mission telecom traffic, traffic management by the public security authorities, the premise of protecting the safety flow may be from all signs prohibiting motor vehicle access restrictions.
Network Access II
第54 countries, the telecommunications terminal equipment, radio communication equipment and the equipment involved in the implementation of network interconnection network access permit system.
Access to public telecom telecommunications terminal equipment, radio communications equipment and related equipment for network interconnection, must meet the state standards and gain network access permit.
The implementation of telecom equipment network access license system directory, the information industry by the State Council department in charge of product quality supervision department in conjunction with the State Council formulated and promulgated.
第五15 handle telecom equipment network access license, it shall be competent information industry department of the State Council an application and a copy of the State Council approved the product quality supervision department of telecommunications equipment, test reports issued by testing organizations or certification issued by a certificate of product quality .
The State Council department in charge of information industry shall receive the Network Access License from the date of applicationwithin 60 days, on the application and testing of telecommunications equipment certification report or completed its review of product quality.Passes the examination, Network Access License issued; after examination failed, and the reasons shall be written reply.
第五16 telecommunications equipment manufacturers must ensure that access to telecom equipment network access license the quality of stable, reliable, and shall not reduce the quality and performance.
Telecom equipment manufacturers should get their production of telecommunications equipment, network access permitted network access permission flag on paste.
The State Council shall, jointly with the product quality supervision department of information industry department in charge of the State Council on access to telecom equipment network access license tracking and monitoring of quality checks, announced results of the survey.
Chapter telecommunications security
第五17 No organization or individual may make use of telecommunications networks, copy, distribute, disseminate information with the following contents:
(A) against the Constitution the basic principles;
(B) jeopardize national security, leaking state secrets, subverts the government, undermining national unity;
(C) harm national honor and interests of;
(D) to incite ethnic hatred, ethnic discrimination, undermining national unity;
(E) destruction of the national policy on religion, propagating evil cults and feudal superstition;
(Vi) spreading rumors, disturbs social order or undermines social stability;
(G) spreading obscenity, pornography, gambling, violence, murder, terrorism or abetting a crime;
(H) insult or slander others, infringe the legal rights of others;
(9) contain laws and administrative regulations prohibit the other content.
第五18 No organization or individual may endanger the security and information security, telecommunications network behavior:
(A) the functions of the telecommunications network or the storage, processing, transmission of data and applications to delete or modify;
(B) the use of telecommunications networks to steal or destroy other people engaged in information activities undermine legitimate rights and interests of others;
(C) intentionally make, reproduce, spreading computer viruses or otherwise offensive to others such as telecommunications network telecommunications facilities;
(D) endanger the security and information security, telecommunications networks and other acts.
第五19 No organization or individual may disrupt the order of the telecommunications market:
(A) to hire an international telecommunications lines, kangaroo relay equipment or other means, without permission to engage in international or Hong Kong SAR, Macao SAR and Taiwan telecommunications services;
(2) Pirates of the telecommunications lines connected to others, copy the other telecom numbers, then use the knowledge that it was stolen, copied or code number of telecommunications facilities;
(C) of forged or altered cards and other telecommunications services valued document;
(D) false, fraudulent use of identity document and use the mobile phone network procedures.
Sixth 10 telecommunications business operators shall, according to the provisions of the telecommunications security, establish and improve internal security system with security responsibility.
第六十一条 telecom operators in the telecommunications network design, construction and operation should be done with the national security and the security needs of telecommunications networks synchronized planning, construction, synchronous operation.
第六12 in the public information services, telecommunications, telecommunications network business operators find information that clearly belongs in the transmission of the fifth, 17 listed in the content, shall immediately stop the transmission, keep the relevant records to the state organs concerned.
第六13 using the telecommunications network to transmit information of the content and consequences of the telecommunications user.
Telecom telecommunications network user information transmitted secret information belonging to the State, must be in accordance with the provisions of State Secrets Law to take security measures.
第六14 in the event of major natural disasters and other emergencies, the approval by the State Council, the State Council department in charge of information industry can call a variety of telecommunications facilities to ensure smooth flow of essential communications.
第六15 in the PRC engaged in international communication services, must pass the State Council approved the establishment of the information industry department in charge of the international gateways Bureau.
Mainland and Hong Kong SAR China, Macao Special Administrative Region and Taiwan region of communication between the light of the preceding provisions.
第六16 telecom customers free use of telecommunications law and privacy are protected by law.In addition to national security or the investigation of criminal offenses because of the need, the public security organs, state security organs or the People's Procuratorate in accordance with procedures prescribed by law to inspect the contents of telecommunications, no organization or individual for any reason to inspect the contents of telecommunications.
Telecom operators and their staff will be allowed to provide telecom customers to others using telecommunications networks to transmit information content.
Chapter VI Penalties
第六17 violation of the fifth 17, the 58th article, constitute a crime shall be investigated for criminal responsibility; not constitute a crime, the public security organs, state security organs in accordance with relevant laws and administrative regulations to be punishment.
第六18 with the 59th Article of the Ordinance,(b), (c), (d) above acts to disrupt the telecom market order and constitutes a crime shall be investigated for criminal responsibility; not constitute a crime, by the State Council department in charge of information industry or the provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities according to the telecommunications administration authority shall order rectification, confiscate the illegal income, more than 3 times the illegal income 5 times the penalty; no illegal income or the illegal gains are less than 10,000 yuan, a fine of 10,000 a fine of more than 10 million yuan.
第六19 in violation of the Ordinance, forgery, fraudulent use, transfer of the telecommunications business license, telecommunications equipment, network access license or fabricated in the telecom equipment network access license numbers marked by the State Council department in charge of information industry, or provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities according to the telecommunications administration authority confiscated, illegal incomesmore than 3 times 5 times the penalty; no illegal income or the illegal gains are less than 10,000 yuan, a fine of 10,000 yuan more than 10 million fine.
VII of the 10 violations of the provisions of this Ordinance, the following acts, the State Council department in charge of information industry, or provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities directly under the telecommunications regulatory body shall order correction, confiscate illegal income, illegal income3 to 5 times the fine; there is no illegal proceeds or the illegal gains are less than 50,000 yuan, a fine of 100,000 yuan and 100 yuan shall be imposed; circumstances are serious, shall be ordered to suspend business for rectification:
(A) violation of the provisions of Article VII of the third paragraph of the regulations or of the fifth, 19 (a) above acts, the unauthorized business telecommunications services, or telecommunications services over the scope of business;
(B) did not pass approval of the State Council department in charge of information industry, to establish international gateways for international communications;
(C) unauthorized use, transfer, lease or change of telecommunications resources use of telecommunications resources;
(D) without authorization or interrupt Interconnection exchange access services;
(E) refuse to fulfill universal service obligations.
第七十一条 violation of the provisions of this Ordinance, the following acts, the State Council department in charge of information industry, or provinces, municipalities, telecommunications regulatory body shall order rectification, confiscate the illegal income, the illegal gainsa more than 3 times the following fine; there are no illegal gains or the illegal gains are less than 10,000 yuan, a fine of 10,000 yuan more than 10 million fine; circumstances are serious, shall be ordered to suspend business for rectification:
(A) in the telecom network interconnection fees in violation are subject;
(B) In the event Wangjiantongxin technical obstacles, do not take effective measures to eliminate;
(C) to others without authorization, use of telecommunications networks by telecommunications users transmit information content;
(D) refusing to pay the telecommunications resources in accordance with the provisions of royalties.
第七12 violates the provisions of the 42nd article, the activities in the telecommunications business for unfair competition, the State Council department in charge of information industry or the provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities, telecommunications regulatory body shall order correction, a fineone hundred thousand yuan more than 1 million yuan shall be imposed; circumstances are serious, shall be ordered to suspend business for rectification.
第七13 in violation of the Ordinance, the following acts, the State Council department in charge of information industry or the provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities, telecommunications regulatory body shall order correction, Office50 thousand yuan more than 500,000 yuan shall be imposed; the circumstances are serious shall be ordered to suspend business for rectification:
(A) refuse to other telecommunications business operators of interconnection requirements;
(B) refusing to implement the State Council department in charge of information industry or the provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities according to the telecommunications regulatory body to make decisions for network communications;
(C) to other telecommunications business operators to provide network interconnection service quality than Ben Wang and its subsidiaries or affiliates.
第七14 violates the provisions of Article 34th paragraph, the provisions of the fourth 10 second paragraph, telecommunication business operators refuse to provide free domestic long distance telecommunications communications, international communications, mobile communications and information services fees list or telecommunications users have to pay local telephone charges and request objections, refused to telecommunications users free local telephone charges based on the provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities, telecommunications regulatory body shall order correction, an apology to the telecommunications user; refuse to make corrections and apology given a warning, and imposemore than 5,000 yuan 50,000 yuan shall be imposed.
第七15 violations of the provisions of this Ordinance第四十一条provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities, telecommunications regulatory body ordered to make corrections to the telecommunications user apology, compensation for loss of telecommunications users; refused correction and apology, compensation for loss, a fine warning and imposed a10 thousand yuan more than 10 million fine; circumstances are serious, shall be ordered to suspend business for rectification.
第七16 in violation of the Ordinance, one of the following acts, the provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities directly under the telecommunications regulatory body shall order correction, Office10 thousand yuan more than 100,000 yuan shall be imposed:
(A) Sales are not permitted to obtain network access of telecommunications terminal equipment;
(B) of the illegal stop or hinder the telecommunications business to the telecom operator providing public telecommunication services to users;
(C) altered, or transfer to others of telecommunication lines and other telecommunications facilities.
第七十七条 violation of the provisions of this Ordinance, access to telecommunications equipment, network access permit lower product quality and performance, the product quality supervision departments in accordance with relevant laws and administrative regulations shall be punished.
第七18 57th this Ordinance, Article 18 and the 59th one of the prohibited acts listed in Article circumstances are serious, the original issuing authority shall revoke the telecommunications business license.
The State Council department in charge of information industry, or provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities telecommunications regulatory body Telecom business license revoked, it shall notify the enterprise registration organ.
第七19 The State Council department in charge of information industry or the provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities, telecommunications administration who neglects his duty, abuse of power, such person commits a crime shall be investigated for criminal responsibility; not constitute a crime shall be given administrative sanctions.
Chapter VII Supplementary Provisions
VIII of the 10 foreign organization or individual operating in the PRC telecommunications investment and operations and Hong Kong SAR, Macao Special Administrative Region and Taiwan organizations or individuals operating in the mainland telecom business investment and the specific measures shall be formulated separately by the State Council.
第八十一条 publication date of this Ordinance shall come into force.
Appendix: Classification of Telecommunications Services
First, basic telecom services
(A) of the fixed network domestic long-distance and local telephone services;
(B) of the mobile network phone and data services;
(C) satellite communications and satellite mobile communication services;
(D) of the Internet and other public data transmission services;
(E) bandwidth, wavelength, optical fiber, cable, piping and other network elements rent, sell business;
(6) network to carry, access and network outsourcing business;
(G) The international communications infrastructure, the international telecommunications business;
(8) wireless paging services;
(Ix) resell the basic telecommunications services.
S(h), (9) of the value-added telecom business management business cf.
Second, value-added telecom services
(2) voice mail;
(C) on-line information database storage and retrieval;
(D) Electronic data interchange;
(E) online data processing and transaction processing;