Penalties issued by the watchdog for personal data protection
The commission for the Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) has issued an increasing number of penalties. There were 23 penalties in 2016, 18 in 2017, and 23 in 2018 — and almost double the number in 2019 (accounted for to 10 Nov 2019) with 44 penalties.
Below is a list of companies the commission has issued penalties to just in the month of November.
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