Worldwide newsMarch 23, 2022Saudi Arabia postpones the implementation of the data protection law

According to the media outlet Saudi Gazette, the Saudi Data and Artificial Intelligence Authority (SDAIA) has declared that the implementation of Personal Data Protection Law would be postponed of one year till March 2023.  The decision was taken to facilitate taking the necessary measures regarding the recommendations that had been made by SDAIA with regard to the proposed changes in the draft executive regulations of the law. The law has been approved by the Council of ministers in September 2021. Find more from Saudi Gazette here.