12 December 2019

Myanmar to receive support from UNCTAD to develop its e-commerce strategy

    The Government of Myanmar recently launched an ambitious project funded by the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) to leverage e-commerce as a source of growth for...
    10 December 2019

    ITU launches new reports on building trust in digital finance

      “One word. Trust.” “If the consumer or the user trusts that this new device and new solution will provide them the service that they want,...
      10 December 2019

      Around the world in 7 days: Estonia e-Residency Week 2019

        E-Residency celebrates 5th birthday with global, week-long celebrations 22 cities, 1000+ emails to organise the events, 800 participants, 250 e-residents, 75 e-resident companies, 80+ presentations...
        6 December 2019

        UN/CEFACT standards can pave the ‘digital silk road’ and streamline trade for the ‎Sustainable Development Goals

          By aligning with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the ambitious Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) spearheaded by the government of China has the potential...
          4 December 2019

          ITU – How we are working together to build trust in digital financial services

            By Bilel Jamoussi, Chief of the Study Groups Department of ITU’s Telecommunication Standardization Bureau *The following article is based on my remarks this morning at...
            3 December 2019

            UNCTAD – Europe continues to dominate global e-commerce ranking

              European nations hold eight of the top 10 spots on UNCTAD's Business-to-Consumer (B2C) E-commerce Index 2019, which ranks 152 countries on their readiness to engage...
              3 December 2019

              UN ESCAP – Let’s give the trade a chance

                  Imagine going through the day without consuming or using some product, service, data, technology, personal contact, or payment which has not – at least...
                2 December 2019

                UN ESCAP – Pathways to Influence: Promoting the Role of Women’s Transformative Leadership to Achieve the SDGs in Asia and the Pacific

                  A key driver for progress is Sustainable Development Goal target 5.5 on promoting and strengthening equal opportunities for leadership at all levels of decision-making in...
                  28 November 2019

                  UNCTAD- Keeping markets fair in digital era requires stronger cooperation

                    The first Instanbul Competition Forum meets amid growing concerns about market power and wealth concentration in the hands of a few digital giants. As economies...
                    28 November 2019

                    ITU World Radiocommunication Conference agrees key parameters for future communication technologies

                      High-speed, super-reliable, broadband connectivity enabled with 5G mobile, next-generation satellites and high altitude aerial stations The World Radiocommunication Conference 2019 (WRC-19) concluded today as agreements...