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November 28, 2023
Released new Articles to "Understand Privacy"
We have added two articles to the "Understand Privacy" page to provide useful privacy information for you.
June 16, 2023
Rakuten Group's Response to "Regulations on External Transmission" in the Amended Japanese Telecommunications Business Act
The Japanese Telecommunications Business Act has been revised, stipulating rules regarding the "external transmission of user information" using cookies and SDKs. Rakuten services in scope of these regulations, created a page explaining External Transmission. Rakuten Group, Inc. added the external transmission list here. A link titled "About External Transmission" has been set up in each app in scope.
November 30, 2022
Rakuten Granted Approval for Binding Corporate Rules by United Kingdom’s Information Commissioner’s Office
Rakuten Group, Inc. announced that approval was granted by the United Kingdom’s Information Commissioner’s Office (“ICO”) on May 19, 2022, for the U.K. Binding Corporate Rules (“U.K. BCR”) submitted by Rakuten Group.
March 31, 2022
Release of the new Understand Privacy section
We have created "Understand Privacy" page to provide useful privacy information for you.
March 14, 2022
November 22, 2021
Renewal of "Privacy Center" page
Rakuten Group has renewed its "Privacy Center" page to help you to use our services with peace of mind, and to deepen your own understanding of privacy.
In the future, we will expand the contents related to personal information and privacy, which are closely related to our customers' daily lives as well as our services.
August 23, 2017
On the Opening of the Rakuten Privacy Center
Rakuten Group is entrusted with and makes use of customers’ personal data in its various services, so protecting customer privacy is of utmost importance to us.
To ensure that our customers can continue to use our services with peace of mind, we are committed to explaining the policies by which we protect their privacy.
This privacy center is the embodiment of that commitment, bringing together important and relevant information about Rakuten privacy protection policies. We look forward to updating and enriching the content in future.