Vietnam And Its Evolving Privacy Program

Vietnam does not have a national data protection law. The general requirements for data protection can be found in Law No. 86/2015/QH13 on Cyberinformation Security dated 19 November 2015 and Law No. 24/2018/QH14 on Cybersecurity. Confusion arises because uncoordinated rules on data protection are included in various sectoral laws, including employment, medical treatment, and more. However, regulations to protect personal data are being developed and there is speculation that the Government may soon adopt a Law on Personal Data Protection with broad principles.


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