Countries are unprepared for the digital economy – but the UN can help

16 April 2018

The digital economy is worth a staggering $27 trillion, but most countries are ill-prepared to take advantage of it, the UN’s trade and development agency (UNCTAD) warned on Monday.

UNCTAD, is holding a week-long event in Geneva to offer successful policy recommendations on boosting e-commerce, as the agency’s Shamika Sirimanne told Daniel Johnson.

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Daniel Johnson, UN News - Geneva
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