A visitor walks past an outdoor installation displaying QR code at the China International Big Data Industry Expo 2021 in Guiyang, southwest China’s Guizhou Province, May 26, 2021. Photo: Xinhua A visitor walks past an outdoor installation displaying QR code at the China International Big Data Industry Expo 2021 in Guiyang, southwest China’s Guizhou Province, May 26, 2021. Photo: Xinhua
A visitor walks past an outdoor installation displaying QR code at the China International Big Data Industry Expo 2021 in Guiyang, southwest China’s Guizhou Province, May 26, 2021. Photo: Xinhua
China economy

China’s new Data Security Law promises steep punishments for unapproved overseas data transfers

  • China passes first law on data security amid crackdown on country’s Big Tech and rivalry with the US
  • ‎Law sanctions hefty fines for unauthorised data exports and sets legal framework for establishing a data market

Topic |   China economy
A visitor walks past an outdoor installation displaying QR code at the China International Big Data Industry Expo 2021 in Guiyang, southwest China’s Guizhou Province, May 26, 2021. Photo: Xinhua A visitor walks past an outdoor installation displaying QR code at the China International Big Data Industry Expo 2021 in Guiyang, southwest China’s Guizhou Province, May 26, 2021. Photo: Xinhua
A visitor walks past an outdoor installation displaying QR code at the China International Big Data Industry Expo 2021 in Guiyang, southwest China’s Guizhou Province, May 26, 2021. Photo: Xinhua
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