0 comments on “Making digital marketplaces fairer – World Consumer Rights Day 2018”

Making digital marketplaces fairer – World Consumer Rights Day 2018

The theme for World Consumer Rights Day 2018 is ‘Making digital marketplaces fairer’. Building on the success of the 2017 #BetterDigitalWorld campaign, the 2018 campaign  aim to promote digital marketplaces that are more accessible, safer and fairer for consumers across the globe.…

0 comments on “Success of digital economy lies in transparency”

Success of digital economy lies in transparency

Kenya’s digital economy has experienced significant developments in recent years with new applications powering themselves to ubiquitous status soon after launch. The over 20 million Kenyans who own smartphones can effortlessly hail a taxi, order a fresh meal, an e-book…

0 comments on “Blockchain industry leaders see vast business potential in Russian Siberia”

Blockchain industry leaders see vast business potential in Russian Siberia

The regions of Siberian Federal District of Russia are regarded as a major platform for blockchain industry’s future development by the big guys in blockchain-related business, as stated by the State Duma member Victor Zubarev. According to investors’ estimates, spare…

0 comments on “Bahrain to continue Digital Economy push despite oil price recovery”

Bahrain to continue Digital Economy push despite oil price recovery

Bahrain is going to stay put on its initial target of lowering dependence on hydrocarbons despite the recovery in crude oil prices. According to Simon Galpin, Managing Director of Bahrain Economic Development Board, the current price of crude oil incentivises…

0 comments on “ITU – WSIS Forum – Digital Economy and Trade Session – 21 March 2018”

ITU – WSIS Forum – Digital Economy and Trade Session – 21 March 2018

WSIS Forum 2018 will host session Digital Economy and Trade. Date: 21 March 2018 Location: Geneva, Switzerland Speakers/Panellists 1.       Moderated by High-level Track Facilitator: Ms. Natalia Vicente, ESOA, Belgium 2.       Chairman of WSIS Forum 3.       WSIS Action Line Facilitator ITU –…