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Facebook faces shutdown in Thailand because of fraudulent ads

By Jet Damazo-Santos
  • 22 Aug 2023 07:50
  • 22 Aug 2023 07:50
Facebook is in the hot seat in Thailand yet again, with the government’s digital economy ministry saying it would ask the court to shut down the social media platform for its failure to block fraudulent investment ads. 
The Ministry of Digital Economy and Society, or MDES, said it is now

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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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