23 January 2019

Davos participants call for digital trade deal

    Digitalisation is transforming the global economy Image: REUTERS/Pascal Lauener By Kimberley BotwrightCommunity Lead, International Trade and Investment, , World Economic Forum “Digitalisation is transforming the...
    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...
    21 January 2019

    Smart Villages: Empowering rural communities in ‘Niger 2.0’

      By ITU News The Republic of Niger is a country with a young population living mostly in rural, remote and hard-to-reach areas. And Niger is...
      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...
      17 January 2019

      To keep track of the SDGs, we need a data revolution

        By Steve MacFeely  Chief Statistician, UNCTAD Many of our greatest advances have come from unofficial or 'amateur' scientists. Now we need their help again. Image:...
        16 January 2019

        UPU looks back to move forward

           Last year saw the Universal Postal Union continue to redefine itself for the 21st Century and reaffirm its pivotal role as the global voice of...
          11 January 2019

          ASEAN: E-commerce set to dominate the region in 2019

            2018 was the year e-commerce established itself as one of the region’s fastest growing sectors.Over the past three years, it has been the most dynamic sector...
            7 January 2019

            How Blockchain can revolutionize the energy industry in Africa

              By Nsikak John, Founder, Kahn StudiosBlockchain technology allows residents with solar PV panels to sell excess energy to other residentsIn Africa, the demand for electricity largely exceeds...
              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...
              1 January 2019

              eTrade for all – Our warmest wishes for a happy and healthy new year 2019!

                Dear eTrade for all community,On behalf of the whole team, we wish you a happy and healthy 2019 year!We look forward to creating new synergies...