Effective 15 January, the Federal Maritime Commission and the DOC have increased for inflation the maximum civil monetary penalty amounts that may be assessed for the following regulatory or statutory violations.More
The Federal Trade Commission has issued a final rule that effective 22 February will delete an obsolete requirement from the Rules and Regulations under the Textile Fiber Products Identification Act (Textile Rules).More
CBP should develop a monitoring system and take other steps to help ensure that imported radiological material, which is used for medical, industrial and research purposes, is being properly licenced, according to a recent report from the Government Accountability Office.More
Hong Kong innovation took centre stage at the world’s biggest consumer technology show.
25 January 2018
The spotlight shone on Hong Kong as a pivotal innovation hub for disruptive technologies such as AR/VR (augmented reality/virtual reality), humanlike robots, artificial intelligence, blockchain technologies and advanced manufacturing during the conference “Fly High in Asia,” held at the January 2018 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.
The Drug Enforcement Administration has announced its intent to issue an order adding to schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act all fentanyl-related substances that are not currently listed in any CSA schedule, including those that have not yet been introduced into the U.S. market.More
Effective 4 January, the USDA is withdrawing 16 proposed rules or advance notices of proposed rulemaking that were either published in the Federal Register more than four years ago without subsequent action or determined to no longer be candidates for final action.More