From Google and Facebook to libraries and schools, organisations are now subject to the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, which took effect on May 25. Photo: Agence France-PresseFrom Google and Facebook to libraries and schools, organisations are now subject to the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, which took effect on May 25. Photo: Agence France-Presse
From Google and Facebook to libraries and schools, organisations are now subject to the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, which took effect on May 25. Photo: Agence France-Presse

GDPR is here: Mess up and we’ll fine you, warns EU privacy chief

The world’s most far-reaching data privacy regulation took effect on May 25, with the goal of protecting people from losing control over their personal information

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From Google and Facebook to libraries and schools, organisations are now subject to the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, which took effect on May 25. Photo: Agence France-PresseFrom Google and Facebook to libraries and schools, organisations are now subject to the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, which took effect on May 25. Photo: Agence France-Presse
From Google and Facebook to libraries and schools, organisations are now subject to the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, which took effect on May 25. Photo: Agence France-Presse
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