On May 1, 2018, the Information Security Technology – Personal Information Security Specification went into effect in China. The Specification should be taken seriously as a best practice in personal data protection in China, and should be complied with where feasible.
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On August 31, 2017, the National Information Security Standardization Technical Committee of China published four draft voluntary guidelines in relation to the Cybersecurity Law of China. The Draft Guidelines are open for comment from the general public until October 13, 2017.
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Recently, the National Information Security Standardization Technical Committee of China published a draft document entitled Information Security Technology – Guidelines for De-Identifying Personal Information. The Draft Guidelines are open for comment from the general public until October 9, 2017.
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