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US, EU close to reaching safe harbour agreement

Monday 1 February 2016 | 08:25 CET | News
The US and EU are facing a deadline of 2 February to reach agreement on new 'safe harbour' data-privacy protection rules, the Wall Street Journal reports. Both parties said they hoped to get a deal in time, but some issues were still unresolved, such as the EU seeking more clarity on the transparency of oversight of data transfers.

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