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Business seeks greater input into ICANN’s transition

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ICC’s Commission on E-Business, IT and Telecoms (EBITT) and Task Force on Internet and Telecoms Infrastructure and Services (ITIS) today called for greater business participation in the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), which is undergoing transformation.

ICC gives business views on convergence at OECD summit

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As policymakers from over 40 countries gathered here at an OECD Ministerial summit to discuss the trailblazing impact of the Internet and information and communications technologies (ICTs) on the economy and society, ICC shared global business views and provided guidance on digital convergence.

ICT conference in Dubai advances dialogue between government and business

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A high-level conference to debate one of the most pressing issues facing the information and communications technology (ICT) sector – how to put these tools to more use in economic development – was held today in Dubai, a regional ICT hub and the first Gulf state to offer public Internet access.

EU adopts ICC tool to streamline data transfers

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ICC’s initiative to help businesses demonstrate their compliance and standardize the process for transferring data internationally from any EU country is now the foundation of the form adopted by all European data protection authorities.

Fragmented domain names could destabilize Internet, ICC warns

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The International Chamber of Commerce today warned that designs by China and other countries to create their own domain name systems in Letters Digits Hyphen (LDH) for locating data on the Internet exposes the Internet to new risks that could destabilize it if technical and logistical issues are not urgently addressed.