China’s economic growth has further widened the inequality between regions, some advanced regions such as the Yangtze river triangle (Shanghai, Zhejiang and Jiangsu) and the Pearl river triangle (Shenzhen, Guangzhou and Hong Kong) are continuing strong growth and the living standard is getting closer or even surpassing developed countries.
Published: 16 February 2018
A detailed report discussing the findings in more detail will be released in January 2018 to mark Data Protection Day. DLA Piper launched the Scorebox in January 2016 to help organisations all over the world to assess their current levels of privacy maturity relative to industry peers. Respondents are asked a number of questions on areas such as storage of employee data, use of data and employees' rights, and provided with a report based on a percentage score system, and recommendations.
Published: 8 December 2017
One in five (19 percent) Belgian IT professionals are also unsure if preparations within their company have even started – a serious concern given that businesses have less than a year to become compliant, or face the risk of hefty financial penalties and reputational damage.
Published: 28 October 2017