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Warning of many problems in personal data protection in Vietnam

The government’s awareness and concern about the protection of personal data on platforms that interact with people is still very limited. This is information shared at the seminar “Evaluating the protection of personal data on local government’s interactive platforms with people”, organized by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Vietnam. Nam and the Institute […]

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Facebook faces a $3.2 billion lawsuit

Facebook faces a $3.2 billion class action lawsuit in the UK for allegedly abusing its dominant market position by exploiting the personal data of 44 million users. Liza Lovdahl Gormsen, a senior adviser to the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), said it will represent Facebook users from 2015 to 2019 in the UK to bring […]

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Proposing a fine of up to 100 million VND for registration violation of sensitive personal data

According to the proposal of the Ministry of Public Security in the draft Decree on personal data protection, the penalty for violating the regulations on registration of sensitive personal data is from 80 to 100 million VND. Decree is important in implementing e-Government As one of the important decrees creating a legal corridor for e-Government […]