Issue Brief May 8, 2023
Bangladesh draft data protection act 2023: Potential and pitfalls
By Christabel Randolph
The Bangladesh government’s updated draft data protection bill is a welcome revision of its 2022 attempt to address the country’s lack of a comprehensive data protection law, but there is still room for constructive change to heighten regulatory certainty.
Issue Brief Mar 8, 2023
Inside Bangladesh’s new data protection laws
By Stephen Weymouth
The 2022 Draft Data Protection Act (DPA), which establishes new restrictions related to the processing, storage, and transfer of data, appears to move Bangladesh’s digital governance in a different direction.
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