Ready for Singapore's new data protection law

Summary:Like I've always said, it has taken some time to come but when it comes, it will arrive in full splendor.Those of us monitoring the implementation of Singapore's data protection legislation would have noticed the deluge of official information which only points to its impending arrival.

Like I've always said, it has taken some time to come but when it comes, it will arrive in full splendor.

Those of us monitoring the implementation of Singapore's data protection legislation would have noticed the deluge of official information which only points to its impending arrival.

Last week, APEC leaders in Hawaii endorsed the application of Cross-Border Privacy Rules as well as the APEC Data Privacy Pathfinder.

Yesterday, the newspapers carried a report that building owners collecting personal data would fall under the new legislation.

The indications point to a possibility that we could be months or even weeks away from this new piece of legislation--are you ready?

Topics: Big Data

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