Tag Archives: Connectivity

Critical Connections: Promoting Economic Growth and Resilience in Europe and Central Asia

The World Bank has recently published the report “Critical Connections: Promoting Economic Growth and Resilience in Europe and Central Asia”. The report examines how trade, investment, migration, and other linkages among countries drive economic growth in the Europe and Central Asia region. The study breaks new ground by using a multidimensional approach that recognizes how …
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The 2017 Global Connectivity Index

Huawei has released its 2017 Global Connectivity Index (GCI) for countries, benchmarking 50 economies in terms of connectivity, ICT usage, and digital transformation, providing an indicator of which countries are best poised for development and growth, and an ICT planning reference for policymakers looking to embrace the digital economy. The GCI report measures the relationship between …
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Huawei’s Global Connectivity Index 2016

Huawei’s Global Connectivity Index (GCI) was first launched in 2014 and measures how 50 nations are progressing with digital transformation using Information and Communications Technology (ICT). This index was developed to analyze the full spectrum of connectivity measurements and provides a detailed map of the global digital economy. The GCI is a unique quantitative assessment that comprehensively and …
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Building Better Cities

Toronto, Vancouver and Singapore emerged as the top three cities in APEC in which to live and do business, according to PwC Building Better Cities survey. The PwC study gives city leaders a view of where they are now, and it hopes to inspire cities within APEC to collaborate and seek advice to solve tenacious problems. The …
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The 2015 Global Connectivity Index

Huawei has released its 2015 Global Connectivity Index (GCI) for countries, benchmarking 50 economies in terms of connectivity, ICT usage, and digital transformation, providing an indicator of which countries are best poised for development and growth, and an ICT planning reference for policymakers looking to embrace the digital economy. The United States ranks the highest …
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Risk and Responsibility in a Hyperconnected World

The World Economic Forum in collaboration with Deloitte has just launched the report, “Risk and Responsibility in a Hyperconnected World: Pathways to Global Cyber Resilience.” The study examines some of the key threats posed by hyper-connectivity and what should be done about them. It also provides a multi-stakeholder perspective on ways to deal with increasing …
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