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Saturday, April 17, 2021
Tags: personal data
Stiff fines proposed to prevent personal data leakage Stiff fines proposed to prevent personal data leakage
Personal data processors that violate regulations on personal data would be subject to a maximum fine of VND 80-100 million (USD 3,400-4,300), according to the second draft of a decree on protection of personal data formulated by the Ministry of Public Security (MPS).
Glossary of digital transformation terms Glossary of digital transformation terms
PM orders improvement of legal environment for e-government building PM orders improvement of legal environment for e-government building
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc requested ministries and localities to soon address shortcomings in legal environment for building the e-government, while chairing an online meeting on August 26.
Draft sets out measures to protect personal data Draft sets out measures to protect personal data
The processing of personal data would be conducted only when data subjects so agree, unless otherwise provided by law, according to a draft decree on protection of personal data recently released by the Ministry of Public Security.
Government decree drafted to protect personal data Government decree drafted to protect personal data
The ministry said that new services using personal information, such as online payments, e-commerce, games, cryptocurrency trading and multi-level businesses, have raised issues related to national security and social order and safety.
National public service portal officially launched National public service portal officially launched
The national public service portal, an electronic platform to connect the Government with people and enterprises, is scheduled to be officially open on Monday after nine months of construction.
Vietnam to perfect its legal systems in compliance with new eras demand Vietnam to perfect its legal systems in compliance with new era's demand
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on June 24 attended a national science conference to explore ways of improving the Vietnamese legal system.
Top 10 legal documents in 2018 Top 10 legal documents in 2018
Selected by Vietnam Law and Legal Forum magazine, these include the Law on Cyber Security, the Anti-Corruption Law, guiding texts of the Law on Foreign Trade Management, Government Decree 86/2018/ND-CP on foreign cooperation and investment in education, among others.
Vietnam speeds up toward digital government and digital economy Vietnam speeds up toward digital government and digital economy
Building e-government and then developing digital government and digital economy constitute a great policy that needs to be accelerated in the coming time, Minister-Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung highlighted in a recent article.
Cyber Security Law protects national security citizens interests Cyber Security Law protects national security, citizens’ interests
While competent agencies consider the Law on Cyber Security a much-needed addition to Vietnam’s legal framework given the increment in cyber-attacks around the world in general and in the country in particular, the public and businesses are still seemingly uneasy about its possible impacts on social and economic activities.

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