Japan, Britain Agree on Safeguarding Encryption Keys in Newest Trade Deal

SourceAl Bawaba
SectorEconomy
CountryBahrain

Published July 26th, 2020 - 12:30 GMT Highlights A Japan-Britain agreement on advanced digital standards would pave the way for creating an international framework to protect intellectual property and the free flow of data, the business daily reported, without citing sources. Japan and Britain have agreed not to force their companies to disclose algorithms or set up local data servers, as part of talks aimed at a bilateral trade deal, the Nikkei said on Saturday. A Japan-Britain agreement on advanced digital standards would pave the way for creating an international framework to protect intellectual property and the free flow of data, the business daily reported, without citing sources. The two...read more...