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A New Chapter of Personal Data Protection in Thailand: How to be Prepared?

Brief: On 28 February 2019, Thailand’s National Legislative Assembly approved the much-anticipated draft Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) which is a very significant step for Thailand to become closely aligned with international standards, such as the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). 

Introduction

On 28 February 2019, Thailand’s National Legislative Assembly approved the much-anticipated draft Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) which is a very significant step for Thailand to become closely aligned with international standards, such as the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

In this article, Rawat Chomsri (Partner) and Salin Thewphaingam (Associate) provide a summary of the key points extracted from the draft PDPA.

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By Rawat Chomsri (Partner) and Salin Thewphaingam (Associate) © April 2019

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Brief: On 28 February 2019, Thailand’s National Legislative Assembly approved the much-anticipated draft Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) which is a very significant step for Thailand to become closely aligned with international standards, such as the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). 
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