The American company Apple has registered a personal account on the Roskomnadzor website within the framework of the localization law, it follows from the information on the agency’s website.
On January 1, a law came into force obliging large IT companies with a daily audience of over 500 thousand Russian users to open branches or representative offices in the Russian Federation. They should fully represent the interests of the parent companies and become the main channel of interaction with the authorities of the country.
Roskomnadzor previously ordered Google, Meta Platforms, Twitter, TikTok and others to localize.
Let’s add that in January Google, Facebook and WhatsApp paid 22 million rubles in fines for violating the legislation on localization of personal data of Russians in the territory of the Russian Federation.