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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 –…

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UK – Corporate tax and the digital economy(position paper update)

The UK government embraces the changes brought about by digitalisation. From innovative goods to revolutionary business processes, the adoption and spread of digital technology have contributed to significant increases in productivity, economic growth and consumer choice. The government welcomes these…

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International cooperation on arctic development and the digital economy

Between 28 February 2 March, the 2nd Russian-Chinese Economic forum, Eastern Perspective of the Russian Economy was held in St. Petersburg. DOC Research Institute Program Manager Andrey Filippovattended the conference and took part in discussions on infrastructure development and the digital…

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Belarus – Gomel to host conference on digital economy

An international scientific conference on the topical issues of theory and practice in today's economics will take place at Francysk Skaryna Gomel State University on 15 March, BelTA learned from the university. The conference will be centered around digital economy…

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Digital Tax Proposals Produce New Discord in the EU

The European Union is preparing to debate the way corporate taxes are calculated and paid. In the coming months, the European Commission and large EU countries like Germany and France will present proposals to change regulations that currently allow companies,…

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Wanchain wants to power the new digital economy

President Dustin Byington has a clear vision for Wanchain, a company using the blockchain to power the new digital economy. Wanchain believes the “digital economy’ will soon become simply the “economy.” Just like photography has been digitized, crypto-finance will be too…

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USA – Cyberspace and Digital Economy Bureau proposal

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson wants to develop a Bureau of Cyberspace and the Digital Economy, according to a letter from him to Edward Royce, the chair of the committee of foreign affairs. The bureau, as described in the letter, would…

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Bank of Canada warns of leaving winner-takes-all digital economy unchecked

Access and control of user data could easily enable companies to drive out their rivals, official says. A top Bank of Canada official is warning about the risks related to the growing dominance of only a handful of big firms…