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MAR 05, 2018 | SINGAPORE

BSA Congratulates Singapore on Joining the APEC Cross-Border Privacy Rules and Privacy Recognition for Processors Systems

Singapore — March 6, 2018 — BSA | The Software Alliance congratulates Singapore on successfully joining the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Cross-Border Privacy Rules (CBPR) and Privacy Recognition for Processors (PRP) systems. The APEC CBPR and PRP systems are important mechanisms for enhancing consumer privacy and facilitating cross-border data flows across the region, and potentially across the globe.

Singapore’s participation in the APEC CBPR and PRP systems clearly re-affirms its progressive approach and recognition that economic activities in the digital age are often borderless. BSA particularly welcomes the foundation this lays for greater innovation by businesses transacting in and with Singapore, and the resulting benefits from such innovation that will accrue to society.

Media Contact:Aru Sayed E: [email protected]P: +6594249757


BSA | The Software Alliance (www.bsa.org) is the leading advocate for the global software industry before governments and in the international marketplace. Its members are among the world’s most innovative companies, creating software solutions that help businesses of all sizes in every part of the economy to modernize and grow.

With headquarters in Washington, DC, and operations in more than 30 countries, BSA pioneers compliance programs that promote legal software use and advocates for public policies that foster technology innovation and drive growth in the digital economy.


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