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The right of an individual not to have private information about himself disclosed, and to live freely from surveillance and intrusion.


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NPC calls Grab over passenger verification system and in-car audio, video recording pilot test

January 14, 2020

The National Privacy Commission (NPC) has called Grab Philippines to address the privacy concerns relating to the launch of their new passenger verification system and in-car audio and video recording pilot test. “We understand that Grab designed their new systems as additional security to both drivers and passengers. But to avoid serious breaches of privacy, […]

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Privacy commission gives 12 digital safety tips for Christmas

Privacy commission gives 12 digital safety tips for Christmas

December 20, 2019

PRESS RELEASE 19 December 2019 Privacy commission gives 12 digital safety tips for Christmas The National Privacy Commission (NPC) is reminding shoppers and travelers to be extra vigilant against cybercriminals this Christmas season. During the Data Privacy Stakeholders’ Assembly on Thursday, held at the Philippine International Convention Center, Privacy Commissioner Raymund Enriquez Liboro said it’s […]

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52nd APPA FORUM OPENS IN CEBU

December 2, 2019

The 52nd Asia Pacific Privacy Authorities (APPA) Forum officially opened in Cebu today, with privacy commissioners from 14 jurisdictions across the region convening in closed sessions, to deliberate on emerging technology trends and threats that impact privacy, share best practices, explore new policy directions, and build institutional partnerships. In his opening remarks, Philippine Privacy Commissioner […]

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