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German cabinet approves new digital privacy draft law

Thursday 11 February 2021 | 10:17 CET | News
The German Cabinet has approved a draft law submitted by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs (BMWi) on data and privacy protection in telecommunications and telemedia, called the Telekommunikation-Telemedien-Datenschutzgesetz, or TTDSG. The law aims to create a legal framework for data protection and the protection of privacy in the digital sphere. According to the government, the law balances the interests of users with those of companies.

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