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Managing Personal Data in the Digital Economy

The Personal Data Protection Commission (PDPC) of Singapore launched a public consultation “Managing Personal Data in the Digital Economy” on the 27th of July 2017. In adapting to technological advancements,...

Written on 25 Jan 2018


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Proposed payments services bill

On 21 November 2017, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS – the central bank of Singapore) launched a second public consultation on a proposed payment services bill. This proposed bill...

Written on 25 Jan 2018


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Singapore PDPC issues public consultation relating to the NRIC numbers

Singapore’s Personal Data Protection Commission (“PDPC“) is seeking public feedback on its proposal to revise its Advisory Guidelines relating to the collection, use and disclosure of NRIC numbers (the “Revised...

Written on 17 Nov 2017


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[Video] Osborne Clarke’s recent growth and successes

Osborne Clarke’s growth and successes over the past year:

Written on 25 Sep 2017


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China’s Draft Regulation on the Protection of Critical Information Infrastructure issued

On 10 July 2017, the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) issued a draft Regulation on the Protection of Critical Information Infrastructure (the Draft Regulation), pursuant to Article 31 of the...

Written on 31 Jul 2017


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Singapore’s new Cyber Security Bill – 10 things you need to know

What is the Cybersecurity Bill about? The proposed law will form a key pillar of Singapore’s cyber-defence strategy in its push to be a Smart Nation. It will: introduce a...

Written on 21 Jul 2017


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Singapore proposed changes to the Computer Misuse and Cybersecurity Act

The Singapore Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) announced in a press release on 9 March 2017 proposed changes to the Computer Misuse and Cybersecurity Act (CMCA). The Computer Misuse and...

Written on 14 Mar 2017


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Singapore financial regulator proposes reforms for the future economy

Recent global developments have reiterated the importance for Singapore to be able to adapt to a changing economic landscape. The Committee on the Future Economy (CFE) was set up to...

Written on 21 Feb 2017


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Singapore government proposes new laws governing autonomous vehicles

Compulsory safety measures for testing of autonomous vehicles and the creation of an offence of interfering with trials of autonomous vehicles are among the proposed new laws in the pipeline....

Written on 10 Feb 2017


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