Vietnam Ministry of Information and Communication (MIC) has issued a new standard QCVN 101:2016/BTTTT for Lithium battery for portable devices (mobile phone, tablet PC, notebooks). This standard will come into force on 1 October 2016.
In the regulation, it is stated that the Lithium batteries (standalone or installation in notebooks/mobile/tablet) will be subject to MIC DoC requirement in Vietnam. ICT DoC marking will be applicable for the Lithium battery for portable devices.
The standard is equivalent to
IEC 61960 (06-2011): Secondary cells and batteries containing alkaline or other non-acid electrolytes – Secondary lithium cells and batteries for portable applications
IEC 62133 (2012): Secondary cells and batteries containing alkaline or other non-acid electrolytes – Safety requirements for portable sealed secondary cells, and for batteries made from them, for use in portable applications