News & Analysis
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Malaysia Confirms Talks On Online Gambling Liberalisation
Research & Reports
Q&A: Gambling Regulation in Malaysia
Gambling in Malaysia is strictly regulated and subject to a licensing system, and to date only one licence for a casino has been granted. In addition, there is a complete ban on gambling for the Muslim population.
Malaysia: Department of Personal Data Protection Consults on Personal Data Protection Order
The Department of Personal Data Protection has launched a public consultation on the Personal Data Protection (Transfer of Personal Data to Places outside Malaysia) Order 2017, which provides a list of countries considered acceptable or trustworthy to maintain adequate standards of data protection by the Personal Data Protection Commissioner.
The Personal Data Protection (Transfer of Personal Data to Places Outside Malaysia) Order 2017 lists the following countries: