July 13, 2023 | 14:00
As the number of Vietnamese businesses recognising the importance of data rises, they prioritise developing a data-driven culture and foundation in digital transformation, addressing challenges in aligning metrics, and enhancing financial education.
May 19, 2023 | 11:00
The forthcoming legal framework on personal data protection means all domestic and foreign organisations processing personal information must handle sensitive individual personal information in a proper manner.
May 19, 2023 | 10:07
The Government’s Steering Committee for Human Rights has issued a plan on communications activities towards the 75th anniversary of World Human Rights Day (December 10), heard a press conference in Hanoi on May 18.
May 09, 2023 | 15:00
Last month the government in Vietnam finally issued Decree No.13/2023/ND-CP on personal data protection (PDP). The decree will take effect from July; however, micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises as well as startups (excluding data processing companies) are optionally exempted for two years.
April 26, 2023 | 11:15
The new Decree No.13/2023/ND-CP on protection of personal data will come into effect on July 1, and will apply to both local and offshore entities engaged in personal data processing. While Decree 13 does reflect most of the comments and views from the business community, there are additional requirements applicable to businesses that process such data. In comparison to the last draft, Decree 13 introduces several new and revised concepts.
April 19, 2023 | 10:28
The addition of provisions on buying and selling private information is expected to be a robust sanction to protect the personal data of consumers in Vietnam.
April 18, 2023 | 12:15
The Government on April 17 issued Decree on Personal Data Protection which specifies measures and conditions to ensure the work.
April 06, 2023 | 12:18
The fast-paced development of technology and science in recent times has resulted in various legal issues regarding personal data privacy in Vietnam.
December 30, 2021 | 08:00
Over the years, protecting children’s informational privacy has become a controversial issue. From a legal perspective, there are two questions: to what extent does it depend upon parental control and consent, and how is this factor incorporated into the law seeking to protect children’s informational privacy?
September 19, 2021 | 08:00
The Ministry of Public Security’s draft decree on personal data protection is expected to impact the free flow of data once it takes effect in December. Philip Ziter, lawyer at Russin & Vecchi, analyses possible impacts based on the existing draft.
July 28, 2021 | 18:22
In Vietnam, the government has drafted a new decree on the protection of personal data, expected to come into effect at the end of the year.
January 30, 2019 | 15:52
The recent arrest of a Vietnamese national arriving at a French airport once again proves how serious the consequences of personal data leak can be.