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Thai Cabinet Approves Digital ID Bill

Brief: In September 2018, the Thai Cabinet approved in principle the draft Digital Identification Act (“Digital ID Bill”) …

Introduction

In September 2018, the Thai Cabinet approved in principle the draft Digital Identification Act (“Digital ID Bill”). The Digital ID Bill is significant to digital commerce in Thailand as it proposes to develop a digital identification platform (“Platform”) to facilitate the authentication and verification of a citizen’s Digital ID. If enacted, it will assist a number of sectors—such as …

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