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HK and SG Sign MOU to Strengthen Cooperation in Personal Data Protection

31 May 2019

Hong Kong's and Singapore's data protection authorities today furthered relations by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to strengthen cooperation in personal data protection in the two jurisdictions.

The MOU was signed by Mr Stephen Kai-yi Wong, Hong Kong's Commissioner for Personal Data and Mr Yeong Zee Kin, Deputy Commissioner of Singapore's Personal Data Protection Commission, in Tokyo at the side-lines of the 51st Asia Pacific Privacy Authorities Forum.

As part of the enhanced cooperation, Hong Kong and Singapore also jointly developed a Guide to Data Protection by Design for ICT Systems. Access the guide here.

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Last updated on 30 May 2019