18 February 2019

Luxembourg Passes Blockchain Framework Bill Into Law

Luxembourg lawmakers have passed bill 7363 into law, facilitating the use of blockchain technology in financial services, according to an official announcement published by the country’s parliament, the Chamber of...
14 February 2019

EU negotiators agree to set up new European rules to improve fairness of online platforms’ trading practices

Yesterday evening the European Parliament, the Council of the European Union and the European Commission reached a political deal on the first-ever rules aimed at...
24 January 2019

Reaching the Digital Economy’s Last Mile

FINANCIAL INCLUSION How global companies can help advance digital financial inclusion of consumers, employees and entrepreneurs in developing economies. By: Dan Salazar Over the last decade,...
21 January 2019

How e-commerce supports African business growth

Africa’s booming e-commerce sector can not only jump-start small businesses but also help large companies enter a market full of energized consumers. Africa has one...
18 January 2019

How Konga is Bridging E-Commerce Gap for Millions of Unreached, Under-Served Nigerians

  For a population of over 190 million, it is perhaps shocking to countenance the fact that about 70% of Nigerians – a whopping 130...
7 January 2019

Estonia goes digital to end bureaucracy

Everything from birth certificates to drug prescriptions can be obtained online  A card shows all the details to be inputted online to register the birth of...