ANZ Dashboard Digest

Opinion: Telcos Can Monetise Data and Comply with Laws

DATA PROTECTION—SINGAPORE

November 29, 2012

Telecommunications carriers in Asia can be sure they comply with customer privacy laws while still monetising mobile data by working closely with vendors to establish parameters and permissions when it comes to subscriber data, according to ZDNet. Louis Brun, founder of a mobile data management company, says that data privacy “does not have to clash with the aim for telcos to find new ways to monetise their subscriber data.” Singapore’s new Personal Data Protection Act becomes official in January.
Full Story