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The views expressed are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of UNCTAD … The Consumer Voice in Europe The challenge of protecting EU consumers in global online markets November 2017The … Zveza Potrosnikov Slovenije (ZPS), Slovenia >The challenge of protecting EU consumers in global online markets 4 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY On a global scale, e-commerce is growing at a phenomenal rate … Global e-commerce sales are expected to reach $4 trillion in 2020, up from $1.6 trillion in 20161 …
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U N I T E D N AT I O N S C O N F E R E N C E O N T R A D E A N D D E V E L O P M E N T NATIONAL SERVICES POLICY REVIEW NEPAL New York and Geneva, 2011ii NATIONAL SERVICES POLICY REVIEW OF NEPAL NOTE The symbols of United Nations documents are composed of capital letters combined with figures … Mention of such a symbol indicates a reference to a United Nations document … The views expressed in this volume are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the United Nations …
Date: 04 Aug 2011 Size: 2MB

OFFICIAL – NOT UK GOVERNMENT POLICY -NON-PAPER 1 United Kingdom Written Submission: Intergovernmental Group of Experts on E-commerce and the Digital Economy -Third session When we talk about the value of e-commerce and the digital economy to the world’s businesses and consumers, we are referring to everything in the economy that is …
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Intergovernmental Group of Experts on E-Commerce and the Digital Economy Second session 18-20 April 2018 Geneva Contribution by DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO The views expressed are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of … Certains acheteurs préfèrent se procurer des biens … État de lieux du e-commerce en RDC Il est judicieux d'évaluer le statut actuel des cadres légaux et régulateurs en RDC dans les domaines liés à l'infrastructure, à la livraison des services électronique …
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Digital Transformation Scoreboard 2018 EU businesses go digital: Opportunities, outcomes and uptake Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs2 Digital Transformation Scoreboard Digital Transformation Scoreboard 2018: EU businesses go digital: Opportunities, outcomes and uptake About the Digital Transformation Monitor The … The Digital Transformation Scoreboard 2018 shows the progress made by Member States in terms of digital technology integration …
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Relevant OECD input includes the 2003 Cross-Border Fraud Guidelines, the 2016 E-Commerce Recommendation, and the 2018 report on Consumer Protection Enforcement in a Global Digital Marketplace, among others … OECD Recommendation on Consumer Dispute Resolution and Redress and the 2016 Recommendation on Consumer Protection in E-Commerce recommendation, the UNGCP calls for Member States to ensure that their enforcement agencies have authority and resources …
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Intergovernmental Group of Experts on E-Commerce and the Digital Economy Second session 18-20 April 2018 Geneva Contribution by UNITED KINGDOM The views expressed are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of UNCTAD … UNCTAD E-Commerce Week provides an opportunity for Members to share examples of good practice across digital development projects, including platforms, and helps lay the groundwork for an inclusive global framework for e-commerce … One way in which these dual …
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Intergovernmental Group of Experts on E-Commerce and the Digital Economy Second session 18-20 April 2018 Geneva Contribution by INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH NETWORK ON POLICY FRAMEWORKS FOR DIGITAL PLATFORMS The views expressed are those of the author and … E-commerce companies bank on the data produced through their ecosystem for generating value, using such data to create the hold-all digital intelligence to completely transform the DNA of the market and attain a position of dominance …
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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development Investment Policy Review Colombia UNITED NATIONS Geneva, July 2006ii Note UNCTAD serves as the focal point within the United Nations Secretariat for all matters related to foreign direct investment … This function was formerly carried out by the United Nations Centre on Transnational Corporations (1975-1992 … UNCTAD’s work is carried out through intergovernmental deliberations, research and analysis, technical assistance activities, seminars …
Date: 01 Jan 2006 Size: 1MB

agenda item for the third meeting of the IGE on ecommerce: The value and role of data in electronic commerce (e-commerce) and the digital economy and its implications for inclusive trade and development (Item 3 of the provisional agenda, TD/B/EDE/3/1 of 23 January 2019) As the provisional agenda correctly states: Data are playing an increasing role in e-commerce and the digital economy, in a context of digital and data divides within and between countries …
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2 Toma, F. I. (19 March 2018) The Challenges of Digital Markets for EU Competition Law: The Case of Android … 8.3. E-commerce Platform: Takealot is the largest online retailer in South Africa … 8.4. Matching services: There are two large e-hailing business in South Africa, Uber which had 13 462 registered drivers in 2018 and Taxify (rebranded Bolt), which had 20 459 drivers on their platform in 2018
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This is well documented on pp. 80 of the 2018 UNCTAD Trade Development Report3 … A review is at: http://www.boundary2.org/2018/10/richard-hill-too-big-to-be-review-of-wu-the-curse-of-bigness-antitrust-in-thenew-gilded-age/11 http://www.yalelawjournal.org/note/amazons-antitrust-paradox http://www.kcl.ac.uk/sspp/policy-institute/CMCP/Tech-Giants-and-Civic-Power.pdf https://promarket.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Digital-Platforms-and-Concentration.pdf 12 …
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Harnessing the Power of Connectivity Mapping your transformation into a digital economy with GCI 201701 Foreword 03 Executive summary 08 COU NTRY RA NKINGS 50 nations and how they rank in a connected world 16 T HE CHALLENGE A Digital Economy with growing inequality 22 THE SO LUTIO N ICT Infrastructure, with Cloud, triggers a chain reaction to sustainable growth 32 THE IM PACT The road to increased returns through 2025 36 THE BENEFITS Energizing industries, companies and people 50 Next Steps …
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UNCTAD/RMT(2000)/1 UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT REVIEW OF MARITIME TRANSPORT 2000 Report by the UNCTAD secretariat NOTE The Review of Maritime Transport is a recurrent publication prepared by the UNCTAD secretariat since 1968 with the aim of fostering the transparency of maritime markets and analysing relevant developments … Any factual or editorial corrections that may prove necessary based on comments made by Governments would be reflected in a corrigendum to be issued …
Date: 12 May 2000 Size: 1MB

By Bionda Fonseca-Hoeve, Michele Marius, Shernon Osepa, Jane Coffin, and Michael Kende Unleashing the Internet in the Caribbean Removing Barriers to Connectivity and Stimulating Better Access in the Region February 2017 iStock.com/ClaudiadUnleashing the Internet in the Caribbean – Stimulating Better Access in the Region internetsociety.org @internetsociety 1 Table of Contents Letter from the President … The use of the Internet permeates every aspect of living, working and doing business; for …
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Intergovernmental Group of Experts on E-Commerce and the Digital Economy Second session 18-20 April 2018 Geneva Contribution by MONTENEGRO The views expressed are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of UNCTAD … We can say that the current … At the same time, as part of the creation of a regional economic area through the Multi-annual Action Plan (MAP), one of the activities is the establishment of dialogue between the countries of the Western Balkans in the e-commerce area …
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An African Digital Structural Transformation 16 April 2018, 10:00 – 11:30, UNCTAD Room XXVI, Geneva, Switzerland UNCTAD E-commerce Week ½ Organised by South Africa Recognising the rapid but uneven development of digital commerce, as well as a range … Policy frameworks for digital upgrading, e-commerce readiness and industrialisation in Africa 10:00 AM – Introduction by convener and moderator Xavier Carim, Ambassador, South African Permanent Mission to the WTO, Geneva 10:05 AM – Speaker from the …
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Intergovernmental Group of Experts on E-Commerce and the Digital Economy Second session 18-20 April 2018 Geneva Contribution by MADAGASCAR The views expressed are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of UNCTAD … Written contributions Intergovernmental Group of Experts on E-commerce and the Digital Economy Second session Geneva, Switzerland, 18–20 Avril 2018 À l'inverse des pays développés, les pays en développement ont besoin de faire des efforts tant …
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ASIAN FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT IN AFRICA Towards a New Era of Cooperation among Developing Countries UNITED NATIONS New York and Geneva, 2007 United Nations United Nations Development Programmeii Asian Foreign Direct Investment in Africa: Towards a New Era of Cooperation among Developing Countries NOTE As the focal point in the United Nations system for investment and technology, and building on 30 years of experience in these areas, UNCTAD, through its Division on Investment, Technology and …
Date: 02 Jan 2007 Size: 1MB

Richard Hill1, January 2018 In the context of the ITU Expert Group on the International Telecommunication Regulations (EG-ITRs)2, some countries3 have taken the position that there should not be any discussions on resolving differences between the … In the context of discussions regarding e-commerce in the World Trade Organization, some of those very same countries4 have taken the position that ‒ given that there are differences of opinions regarding key issues ‒ like-minded countries should …
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