What is Data Privacy?

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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5 gov’t. agencies to jointly handle telco consumer complaints

July 6, 2018

The government will launch an all-out, synchronized effort to promptly deal with consumer complaints on telco services such as those involving data privacy violations, text-scams, vanishing load, unauthorized charges, defective product, and denial of subscription plan activation, among others, Privacy Commissioner Raymund Enriquez Liboro said on Friday. Liboro said the National Privacy Commission (NPC) is […]


Celebrate Filipino Data Privacy Rights on Privacy Awareness Week 2018 –NPC

May 10, 2018

In the wake of the recent spate of media reports linked to data breaches and other privacy-related concerns, the National Privacy Commission (NPC) is urging business, government and civil society organizations to participate in the upcoming Privacy Awareness Week (PAW) on May 28 to 31 and publicly commit to the safeguarding of people’s personal data. […]


NPC investigates multiple government website breach

April 24, 2018

1. The National Privacy Commission (NPC) yesterday summoned the management and other responsible officials of seven schools, institutions, and local government units as it investigates data breaches they sustained following an organized attack on government and commercial organizations last April 1, 2018. 2. The privacy body earlier sent notice to top officials of Taguig City […]