General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

China Focus

China’s 'draconian' data privacy law and its impact on business

How China's PIPL impacts Chinese and crossborder commerce.


Data: Whose business is it?

SINGAPORE (Apr 15): A year and a half ago, Tony Fernandes, CEO of the wildly successful low-cost carrier AirAsia, talked about data as “the new oil”, and revealed plans to use data and machine learning to customise the pricing of air tickets and ancil

Data privacy

End of data's 'Golden Age'

The Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal that broke a year ago underscored the value and vulnerability of personal data in the internet age. Twelve months and many promises later, the public remains unconvinced about privacy protections amid a wave of dat

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Europe's GDPR should motivate companies to improve their data strategies

SINGAPORE (June 4): The European Union’s much-discussed General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) kicked in on May 25. Companies now need to get consent to process personal data from all EU citizens they serve and make it easy for them to withdraw that