China’s ‘two sessions’ 2021: plans for ‘Digital China’ transformation come with increased regulations for personal data

//China’s ‘two sessions’ 2021: plans for ‘Digital China’ transformation come with increased regulations for personal data

China’s ‘two sessions’ 2021: plans for ‘Digital China’ transformation come with increased regulations for personal data

At China’s biggest annual political gathering, known as the “two sessions”, policymakers revealed intentions to build a “Digital China” with clearer boundaries for how and when mainland tech companies can use the massive amounts of data they collect from users.In his work report to the National People’s Congress (NPC), Premier Li Keqiang highlighted “innovation-driven development” and efforts to create “new strengths for the digital economy” under the country’s 14th five-year plan that was…

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