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Comment: Pushback could soften Vietnam's planed data processing registration requirements

By Jet Damazo-Santos and Sen Nguyen
  • 12 Mar 2021 00:51
  • 12 Mar 2021 00:51
In Vietnam today, businesses, trade associations and foreign embassies are working together to figure out how to convince the government to relax proposed data protection rules that they fear could have a significant impact on their operations. 
The draft decree, which is open to public consultation until April 9 (see

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Jet Damazo-Santos

Correspondent, Jakarta

Jet Damazo-Santos has been covering antitrust, data protection and other compliance issues in key jurisdictions in Southeast Asia for MLex full time since 2018. She has almost two decades of journalism experience in the Philippines and Indonesia, where she was the associate editor for the Jakarta Globe and the Jakarta bureau chief for Rappler Indonesia prior to joining MLex. She holds a master's degree in Applied Business Economics from the University of Asia and the Pacific.

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