China’s new cyber law worries market

Author: | Published: 28 Jun 2017

The new rules, which took effect on June 1, are expected to give cause for concern to businesses and data subjects operating in or with the PRC

China's new Cybersecurity Law (the Law), which took effect on June 1 2017, has been the source of confusion and worry for many multinational corporations (MNCs) operating in China. It has been enacted to, amongst other things, safeguard the security of personal information and important data, uphold China's national sovereignty in cyberspace, and protect national security and public interests....