Dubai IFC enacts 'ground breaking' AI data protection regulations

Mark Battersby
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Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has enacted amendments to the Data Protection Regulations. The amendments enhance the current data protection framework. In a statement on 7 September, the DIFC said one of the regulations (10) was the first enacted regulations in the MEASA region on the processing of personal data via autonomous and semi-autonomous systems such as artificial intelligence (AI) or generative, machine learning technology. The totality of the amendments to the Data Protection Regulations "address the means for better, safer and more ethical management of person...

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