13 Sep '11, 11am

Registry to protect consumers' privacy proposed - Yahoo! via @yahoosg

Find yourself receiving unwanted SMS advertisements from unknown parties or calls from telemarketers recommending you financial products? This could come to an end as early as next year when a new consumer data protection regime kicks in. It includes a government-proposed National Do-Not-Call Registry, which enables consumers to opt-out of all unsolicited telemarketing calls or SMS/fax messages. Organisations will be required to check the registry and ensure that they do not call, SMS or fax messages to the numbers registered unless specific permission was given. The Ministry of Information, Communications and the Arts (MICA) launched on Tuesday its first public consultation on a proposed consumer data protection regime for Singapore , which governs how personal data is collected, used, disclosed and transferred. There is currently no general law in Singapore governing dat...

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