China is establishing a data governance framework that seeks to ensure the security of what it deems as important data, while putting limits on how businesses collect and use sensitive personal data. Photo: Shutterstock China is establishing a data governance framework that seeks to ensure the security of what it deems as important data, while putting limits on how businesses collect and use sensitive personal data. Photo: Shutterstock
China is establishing a data governance framework that seeks to ensure the security of what it deems as important data, while putting limits on how businesses collect and use sensitive personal data. Photo: Shutterstock

New draft of China’s personal information protection law adds restrictions on how apps collect personal data

  • Latest draft of China’s upcoming Personal Information Protection Law will target how apps handle personal data
  • Law is expected to be rolled out within the year, completing China’s national legal framework for data governance

Topic |   China technology
China is establishing a data governance framework that seeks to ensure the security of what it deems as important data, while putting limits on how businesses collect and use sensitive personal data. Photo: Shutterstock China is establishing a data governance framework that seeks to ensure the security of what it deems as important data, while putting limits on how businesses collect and use sensitive personal data. Photo: Shutterstock
China is establishing a data governance framework that seeks to ensure the security of what it deems as important data, while putting limits on how businesses collect and use sensitive personal data. Photo: Shutterstock
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