Digital economy

5 ways to ensure new technologies are effective for SDGs

Sunil Bharti Mittal

Global leaders and experts from the public and private sectors came together on opening day of the high-level week of the United Nation’s General Assembly (UNGA), this week to highlight real-world thinking on how business and governments can best use new technologies and mobile solutions to meet sustainable development goals.

Business turns to customs reform amid historic trade uncertainty

Common-sense reforms that make trading easier and faster can have a greater impact than removing every tariff in the world. Global business representatives at an ICC summit in Buenos Aires ahead of the G20 meeting agreed on the importance of furthering trade facilitation.

ICC BASIS welcomes Diego Molano Vega as new Chair

ICC basis welcomes diego molano vega as new chair

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has appointed Diego Molano Vega to serve as the Chair and Ambassador for its Business Action to Support the Information Society (BASIS) initiative.

Find out what ICC has in store for UNCTAD’s e-commerce week

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E-commerce week gets underway in Geneva this week converging over 1000 participants – including government officials, CEOs and international organisations - to discuss development opportunities and challenges associated with the evolving digital economy.