Data Privacy & Security Data Privacy & Security

Wording of data-localization bill has yet to be finalized, key Indian lawmaker says

By Phoebe Seers
  • 01 Dec 2020 15:11
  • 01 Dec 2020 18:20
The head of the parliamentary panel tasked with reviewing India’s draft data-protection law said this week that no decision on data localization has been reached, although the panel is aware that most Indian companies were already localizing their data while most foreign companies were not.
In an interview with The

To view the latest version of this document and thousands of others like it, sign-in to MLex or register for a free trial.

Phoebe Seers


Phoebe has covered Financial Crime and compliance issues for MLex since 2015, initially in the Hong Kong bureau and currently in London. While in Hong Kong she won two SOPA awards for her reporting on corruption in the energy sector in Indonesia. Prior to journalism she worked as a solicitor with a focus on white-collar crime litigation in London and Hong Kong. She has a BA in English and Philosophy from Newcastle University.

Discover MLex

Stay on top of global regulatory developments

Latest News