“Bite-sized” updates from TRPC on tech-related developments in APAC. In Hong Kong more spectrum has been earmarked for 5G, while Indonesia wants to better monitor the QoS. The long-drawn saga of the Common Tower initiative in the Philippines continues to play on. Other updates include on data protection updates in India, New Zealand, and South Korea, new OTT rules and consultations in Australia, India, and Taiwan. And digital payments acceptance requiring new consumer protection and security systems in place.