0 comments on “Regulators and legislators need to wake up and start governing the digital economy”

Regulators and legislators need to wake up and start governing the digital economy

Australia is the latest country to cast an eye towards Silicon Valley, revamping rules to create a regulatory framework with greater oversight and authority over the booming digital ecosystem. While the digital economy has operated in a relatively tether-free fashion…

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The social safety net in Sharing Economy

The "sharing economy" is becoming mainstream with the anticipated stock listings from services such as Uber, Lyft and Airbnb, signs that the trend is gaining momentum and impacting multiple sectors. These multibillion-dollar online platforms have already been a disruptive force…

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The Digital Economy Can Deliver Massive Gains – If We Get Policies Right (APEC)

The potential for the digital economy to drive inclusive and sustainable growth is substantial, but will only be delivered with effective and imaginative polices that properly engage the private sector, said a group of senior Asia-Pacific business leaders, meeting in…

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Hangzhou rolls out measures to advance digital economy

Hangzhou, capital of East China's Zhejiang province, is taking major steps to seal its status as a leading city for the digital economy, with local government laying out a specific action plan towards that goal on March 1. The plan,…

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Singapore’s vision for the Digital Economy

Singapore’s vision of its digital future is one where technology has enriched the lives of every citizen, helped every worker to become more productive, and enabled every enterprise to innovate and grow, explained Minister of Communications and Information S Iswaran.…

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The rise of Digital Challengers (CEE) – McKinsey research

For the countries of Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), the potential economic benefits of digitization are great: up to €200 billion in additional GDP by 2025. This economic boost would lead to greater global competitiveness and prosperity for the region’s…

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New skills now – Inclusion in the digital economy (report)

Increased global connectivity, exponential advances in processing power, the flow and accumulation of data, and rapidly dropping price points are fueling technological innovation at a speed and scale we have not seen before. In the past, economies have benefited from…

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First Arab Digital Economy conference kicks off in Abu Dhabi

ABU DHABI - 16 December 2018: The first Arab Digital Economy Conference kicked off in Abu Dhabi on Sunday under the aegis of Sheikh Mohamed bin Ziyad al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme commander of the…

0 comments on “Simplilearn to Train College Recruits on Digital Economy Skills (India)”

Simplilearn to Train College Recruits on Digital Economy Skills (India)

Mission-critical skills such as big data, machine learning, artificial intelligence, cloud computing, and digital marketing are ones that enterprises are increasingly turning to fresh graduates to fill Campus and entry level recruiting is a critical component of every corporate HR…

0 comments on “Forbes Releases Digital 100, The Inaugural Ranking Of The Top 100 Public Companies Shaping The Digital Economy”

Forbes Releases Digital 100, The Inaugural Ranking Of The Top 100 Public Companies Shaping The Digital Economy

Forbes’ today released the inaugural  Digital 100 list, a ranking of the top 100 public companies that are shaping the digital economy. The list offers a closer look at the technology, media, digital retail and telecommunication companies that shape the digital…