A man looking at a phone is seen through a digitally decorated glass during the World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province, in November 2020. Photo: Reuters A man looking at a phone is seen through a digitally decorated glass during the World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province, in November 2020. Photo: Reuters
A man looking at a phone is seen through a digitally decorated glass during the World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province, in November 2020. Photo: Reuters

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What China’s new data laws are and their impact on Big Tech

  • The Data Security Law and Personal Information Protection Law passed this year will make it even more costly for companies to store Chinese user data overseas
  • The new rules come into effect amid a broad cybersecurity crackdown that started with Didi Chuxing but is now affecting the entire online platform economy

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A man looking at a phone is seen through a digitally decorated glass during the World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province, in November 2020. Photo: Reuters A man looking at a phone is seen through a digitally decorated glass during the World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province, in November 2020. Photo: Reuters
A man looking at a phone is seen through a digitally decorated glass during the World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province, in November 2020. Photo: Reuters
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