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Cabinet issues draft law on unified economic register

Cabinet issues draft law on unified economic register

The draft law defines the unified economic register as “a record in which economic establishments and self-employed persons are registered”.

QU forum explores ways to detect fake news

QU forum explores ways to detect fake news

“QU Library will continue in its efforts in co-operation with faculty members to raise community awareness on the issue of fake news through awareness sessions and events,” she said.

India probes report on breach of national identity database

India probes report on breach of national identity database

The Unique Identification Authority of India said it had initiated a police complaint against the people responsible for selling the access, but did not identify them.

Malaysia probes reported leak of 46mn mobile users' data

Malaysia probes reported leak of 46mn mobile users' data

The massive data breach, believed to affect almost the entire population of Malaysia, was first reported last month by Lowyat.net, a local technology news website.

Australia creates photo ID database to help track terror suspects

Australia creates photo ID database to help track terror suspects

Australian police will create a national photo database using existing identification records held by state authorities to identify terror suspects, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on Thursday ...

Jail, deportation for stealing information from database

Jail, deportation for stealing information from database

A Doha Criminal Court has sentenced an expatriate to five years in jail and ordered his subsequent deportation for stealing information from the database of a major construction company.