Tencent to set up privacy oversight committee, a requirement of China’s personal information law starting next month

//Tencent to set up privacy oversight committee, a requirement of China’s personal information law starting next month

Tencent to set up privacy oversight committee, a requirement of China’s personal information law starting next month

Tencent Holdings announced a new privacy oversight committee tasked with assessing the company’s user data protections, making it the first Big Tech firm in China to set up such a body that will be required by law next month as questions remain about such a committee’s independence.The social media and gaming giant is recruiting 15 members for the committee, the company said in a statement posted on its WeChat app last Friday. It will consist of legal and technical experts, lawyers, media…

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