15 04, 2019

ICC issues taxation policy statement for the Digitalised Economy

2019-04-16T09:56:29+02:00April 15th, 2019|Digital Economy, Global issues & trends, News|

As the world business organization, ICC has proposed a framework of internationally established tax principles for consideration by policymakers and legislators around the world.

12 11, 2018

The Internet Governance Forum takes place this week in Paris. Here’s why it matters.

2019-01-07T17:03:03+02:00November 12th, 2018|Digital Economy, News|

The IGF takes place under the auspices of the United Nations (UN) and is sometimes described as the world’s biggest digital policy incubator.

3 07, 2018

3 ways digitalisation is shaping the future of taxation

2019-01-07T17:21:41+02:00July 3rd, 2018|Digital Economy, Global issues & trends, News, Taxation|

Digital transformations and technologies should be seen as an aid and not a hindrance to fair and efficient tax systems, argued participants at an international tax conference in Munich, Germany

30 05, 2018

EU Member states must strengthen provisions on cross-border data flows, says ICC Secretary-General

2019-01-08T11:29:23+02:00May 30th, 2018|Digital Economy, Global issues & trends, News|

In response to the European Commission’s proposed provisions for cross-border data flows in trade and investment agreements, ICC calls on EU member states to prevent digital protectionism.

20 03, 2018

Why connecting communities through digital skills matters for the SDGs

2019-01-08T12:11:38+02:00March 20th, 2018|Digital Economy, Global issues & trends, News|

Digital technology has been widely recognised as a vital tool to further sustainable development. But many people around the world still lack basic skills required to reap the benefits of the digital economy.

20 03, 2018

UN Secretary General appoints ICC BASIS representatives to IGF Multistakeholder Advisory Group

2018-03-21T10:35:24+02:00March 20th, 2018|Digital Economy, Global issues & trends, News|

ICC welcomed today the formation of the new Multistakeholder Advisory Group (MAG) responsible for steering preparation of the annual Internet Governance Forum (IGF).

21 12, 2017

5 ways to shape our digital future

2017-12-21T16:54:35+02:00December 21st, 2017|Digital Economy, Global issues & trends, News|

ICT has been recognised as an underpinning tool to facilitate achievement of the UN SDGs. Yet there is also recognition of the need to equip populations with the necessary digital skills, including literacy, technical and soft skills to meaningfully use and reap the benefits of digital technology.