Tag: Data Localisation
Mark Zuckerberg: India’s data localisation demands are understandable but it comes with authoritarian risk
India’s data localisation demands are understandable but allowing it for one nation can trigger a demand from countries which are much more authoritarian and can misuse the citizens’ data, said Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
RBI effect: Big giants falling in line on data localisation, WhatsApp to store payments data in India
WhatsApp which is testing its payment services in India said that it has built a local system to store payments-related data to comply with the RBI’s data localisation requirement.
Cross-border data flows are essential to the global economy. This is a point that BSA always emphasizes. But what exactly are “cross-border data flows” and how do they affect you?