Tag: Personal information

CHINA | Prepare for Changes to Personal Data Transfers

Standard Contract for international personal data transfers finalised and comes into effect on 1 June 2023.   On 24 February 2023, the Cyberspace Administration of China (“CAC”) issued the Measures for the Standard Contract for Outbound Cross-border Transfer of Personal Information ("Measures"). Primarily, the Measures finalise the Standard Contract between the recipient and sender. One of…

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CHINA | Collecting Personal Information

In the era of Big Data and the Internet of Everything (IoE), users are increasingly attentive to how companies are collecting personal information. Confidential personal information such as mobile numbers and personal ID are increasingly requested to activate numerous daily life functions, for instance, SMS authentication code for website or app registration or login. Additionally,…

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