• SENSEX
    NIFTY 50
Economy

Data Protection Bill likely to prevent Facebook, WhatsApp, others from sending personal info abroad: report

Updated : December 24, 2018 10:29 AM IST

The Data Protection Bill, seen by TOI, is likely to prohibit cross-border movement of information such as passwords, financial and health data, caste, religious and political beliefs, sexual status and orientation, the report said.
The government hopes to introduce the Bill in the Parliament at the earliest possible opportunity, said the report.
Data Protection Bill likely to prevent Facebook, WhatsApp, others from sending personal info abroad: report
primo org
Have you signed up for Primo, our daily newsletter?
It has all the stories and data on the market, business, economy and tech that you need to know.
cnbc two logos
To keep watching CNBC-TV18, India's No. 1 English Business News Channel, call your Cable or DTH Operator and subscribe now for just Rs. 4 per month. You can also subscribe to CNBC-TV18 Prime HD for Re 1/- per month.Find out more

You May Also Like

Live TV