15 December 2017

Briefing note to a High level IGF session indicate a thought provoking discussion ahead

    To be held on Monday 14th December from 4 - 6pm the session at the Internet Governance Forum will cover the topic of Shaping our...
    15 December 2017

    Democratizing trade, breaking down barriers with digital technology

      Originally published on tradeforum.org Entrepreneurs can benefit, boost production with digital platforms by JOAKIM REITER, Group External Affairs Director, Vodafone Group, and SHAMEEL JOOSUB, Chief...
      15 December 2017

      7 Intelligent trade and technologies: Preparing for the trade facilitation of the future

        Originally published on UNCTAD Written by Jan Hoffmann, Trade Logistics Branch, UNCTAD   The mindset When the negotiations on trade facilitation started at the WTO...
        15 December 2017

        The Internet Is at a Crossroads: We Have a Choice to Make

          Originally published on internet society.org  By Kathryn BrownPresident / CEOKathryn Brownon TwitterKathryn BrownRSS Feed As we look around at a rapidly changing world that is shaped...
          15 December 2017

          WTO Ministerial: In Landmark Move, Country Coalitions Set Plans to Advance on New Issues

            The WTO’s Eleventh Ministerial Conference has drawn to a close, capping a busy week of talks which saw members only able to endorse limited substantive...
            14 December 2017

            Global e-commerce policy work to continue despite no deal at WTO’s MC11 meeting

              UNCTAD Secretary-General says talk of inclusive e-commerce and development must go beyond words if developing countries are to reap the benefits. Hopes that World Trade...
              14 December 2017

              How e-commerce is changing our planet. A vision from Asia.

              Eco-Business, a news site about responsible business and sustainable development in Asia Pacific just launched this insightful report on e-commerce, current and future challenges, in...
              14 December 2017

              Watch the insightful session on eTrade for all, from MC11

                The eTrade for all initiative organised a high-level debate on how to leverage multi-stakheholders' partnerships to foster inclusive development. The session highlights the fact that...
                14 December 2017

                Ministerial ends with decisions on fish subsidies, e-commerce duties; ongoing work continues

                  Originally published on wto.org WTO members wrapped up their 11th Ministerial Conference (MC11) in Buenos Aires on 13 December with a commitment from members to...
                  13 December 2017

                  WTO, World Economic Forum and eWTP launch joint public-private dialogue to open up e-commerce for small business

                    Originally published on wto.org A new initiative designed to drive public-private dialogue on e-commerce was launched today (11 December) by the World Trade Organization, the...