CNIL publishes a charter explaining how it carries out its checks

The CNIL can carry out checks on all organizations that process personal data. In order to ensure greater transparency on this activity and promote the smooth running of investigations, the CNIL presents a control charter (Article in French only).

The Indonesian Government Appreciates the Faction's Views of the PDP Bill

The Indonesian government appreciates and accepts the views of the factions in Commission I of the DPR RI on the Draft Law on Personal Data Protection. This was conveyed by the Minister of Communication and Information, Johnny G. Plate, at the House of Representatives Commission I Level I Discussion Working Meeting regarding the Personal Data Protection Bill at the DPR RI Building, Senayan, Jakarta, Tuesday (01/09/2020).

Norwegian Parliament discloses cyber-attack on internal email system

Singapore’s Review of the PDPA and its Opportunity for Leadership in the Region

The Singapore Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) has long stood out as an example of Singapore’s pragmatic approach to legislation, creating an effective framework for the protection and enforcement of consumer privacy while ensuring the flexibility necessary to allow innovative, data-intensive applications and business models to flourish. Read its review here.

Entry into force of the Brazilian Data Protection Law and the Decree that creates the National Data Protection Authority

On August 26, the Brazilian Data Protection Law came into force, after the two-year moratorium agreed upon when it was approved in August 2018. Likewise, the President of Brazil has approved the Decree that creates the National Data Protection Authority.