6 12, 2018

Tax policy for the digital economy, that’s what what we’re working on

2019-01-07T17:00:23+01:00December 6th, 2018|News, Taxation|

As European finance ministers convened on 4 December to decide on the proposed digital services tax (DST), ICC strongly recommended that  any measures being considered be aligned with global efforts to ensure consistency and coherence and to avoid double and over-taxation.

3 07, 2018

3 ways digitalisation is shaping the future of taxation

2019-01-07T17:21:41+01:00July 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+01:00May 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+01:00March 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.

21 12, 2017

5 ways to shape our digital future

2017-12-21T16:54:35+01:00December 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.

19 12, 2017

Tackling gender divides requires everyone at the table, IGF hears

2017-12-20T13:24:30+01:00December 19th, 2017|Digital Economy, Global issues & trends, News|

How business, government, civil society and technical community, showcase the multifold ways in which digital technology can impact gender equality and create opportunities for women to participate more readily in the labour market.

18 12, 2017

Digital Economy: 4 things that the Internet Governance Forum have in common with end of year festivities

2019-01-08T12:39:31+01:00December 18th, 2017|Digital Economy, News|

The Internet Governance Forum is a leader in ensuring inclusivity and facilitating access to discussion from your office or home.

10 10, 2017

How to fight Cyber Risk: The role of insurance in building cyber resilience & tackling cybercrime

2017-09-22T14:24:46+01:00October 10th, 2017|

We are delighted to invite you to the debate "How to Fight Cyber Risk: The role of insurance in building cyber resilience and tackling cybercrime", organized on the 10th of October at the European Parliament from 15:00 to 18:00 in room PHS 1C047, on the occasion of this year’s European Cybersecurity Month.

29 09, 2017

ICC expresses concern at EU proposals on a new taxation policy for the digital economy

2017-09-29T13:54:41+01:00September 29th, 2017|Digital Economy, Global issues & trends, News|

The approach proposed by the European Commission (EC) would undoubtedly penalise European start-ups and stifle innovation.

12 06, 2017

3 steps to leverage technology for Global Goals

2019-01-08T12:16:46+01:00June 12th, 2017|Digital Economy, News|

Many initiatives have highlighted the ways technology can be leveraged for sustainable economic development. The Internet accounts for a significant and growing portion of global GDP and governments continue to grapple with policy options to ensure benefits are wide-spread and empower local populations. In pursuit of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and [...]