SUCOFINDO & HCT Cooperate for Consumer Protection in Regards to Equipment
(South Korea, 2/11) Sucofindo in its efforts to expand into the communications equipment sector with the international market, visited the HCT office in South Korea. The purpose of the visit was also for the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding which would be the basis of cooperation. HCT is a company engaged in compliance testing and equipment calibration.
Sucofindo represented by President Director Bachder Djohan Buddin, in his remarks thanked HCT for their warm welcome, in which HCT was represented by Chief Executive Officer Mr. Choo San Lee along with staff. Bachder added that "there are attractive opportunities in the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Sector, so we welcome the collaboration with HCT which has a wide range and complete testing services in Korea. On this occasion we invited the HCT delegation to visit Sucofindo's laboratory facilities to see the capacity and capabilities that can support the collaboration that we will conduct. The ICT sector is growing rapidly, one of which is related to Industry 4.0, the Digital Era, and Big Data. Of course these developments need to ensure product quality, safety and feasibility.
In addition, Bachder conveyed a message from the Director General of Resources and Equipment of Post Information (SDDPI), of the Ministry of Communication and Information of the Republic of Indonesia (KOMINFO). KOMINFO, as the enforcing government institute, implements Government Regulation Number 52 of 2000 mandating all telecommunications equipment in Indonesia to meet technical regulations required by the Indonesian government. Moreover, KOMINFO of the Republic of Indonesia supports SUCOFINDO to build a telecommunication equipment testing laboratory and welcomes SUCOFINDO's collaboration with HCT.
Meanwhile, in his remarks, Choo San Lee said that HCT has the capacity and capability in testing telecommunication equipment, calibration and battery testing in South Korea. On this occasion Sucofindo also had the opportunity to see the laboratory facilities owned by HCT, so that it could acquire a picture of the capacity and capability for future collaborations.
Bachder added that Sucofindo currently has a frequency radio testing facility for mobile phones, tablet computers, handheld computers (HKT) to be able to support the implementation of Ministerial Regulation No. 23 of 2016 concerning Certification of Cellular Telephone Telecommunication Devices, Handheld Computers and Tablet Computers. (MAP/DF)