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Key Takeaways from the APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade and Second Senior Officials Meeting

Member economies from the 21 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) countries convened in Arequipa, Peru, from May 4-18. Several working groups...

20 May 2024 Opinion
Key Takeaways from the APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade and Second Senior Officials Meeting
Access Alert: ASEAN Digital Economy Framework Agreement – stepping into 2024

Access Alert: ASEAN Digital Economy Framework Agreement – stepping into 2024

ASEAN announced the ASEAN Digital Economy Framework Agreement (DEFA) in September 2023,[1] launching it during the 10th ASEAN Economic Community...

13 Dec 2023 Opinion
Google Korea 2023 Economic Impact Report

Google Korea 2023 Economic Impact Report

Driving force to South Korea’s economic growth and global success: Google’s contribution to digital innovation and role as K-content export...

21 Sep 2023 Reports
Local sellers, Global consumers 2022: Capturing the e-commerce export opportunity in Thailand

Local sellers, Global consumers 2022: Capturing the e-commerce export opportunity in Thailand

Thailand’s Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) are strategically positioned to capitalise on the rapid surge in e-commerce activities stemming...

20 Sep 2023 Reports
Access Alert: Uganda follows growing trend, implements digital services tax law

Access Alert: Uganda follows growing trend, implements digital services tax law

On 11 July 2023, Uganda’s parliament enacted a new law, “The Income Tax (Amendment) Bill, 2023”, which inserts a new...

20 Jul 2023 Opinion
Access Alert | Colombia shares its roadmap to digitise the country, updates its regulation for infrastructure sharing, and asks for more spectrum

Access Alert | Colombia shares its roadmap to digitise the country, updates its regulation for infrastructure sharing, and asks for more spectrum

Read this Access Alert in Spanish | Lea este Access Alert en Español The coffee-growing country has generated several regulatory...

24 Apr 2023 Opinion
Economic Impact of Adopting Digital Trade Rules: Evidence from APEC Member Economies

Economic Impact of Adopting Digital Trade Rules: Evidence from APEC Member Economies

As digitalization changes the way that international trade is conducted, policymakers are turning their attention to the impact it has...

20 Apr 2023 Reports
Access Alert | Singapore and the EU sign Digital Partnership Agreement

Access Alert | Singapore and the EU sign Digital Partnership Agreement

On 1 February, Singapore and the European Union (EU) signed the EU-Singapore Digital Partnership (EUSDP), which aims to advance cooperation...

8 Feb 2023 Opinion
Understanding the Economic Impacts of Digital Transformation | Examples from Asia Pacific

Understanding the Economic Impacts of Digital Transformation | Examples from Asia Pacific

Asia Pacific’s digital economy has grown significantly in recent years and is well-positioned for further growth thanks to factors including...

26 Apr 2022 Opinion
The Growing Digital Economy in a COVID-19 World: Opportunities, Challenges and Solutions

The Growing Digital Economy in a COVID-19 World: Opportunities, Challenges and Solutions

Recently, technology buzzwords such as the metaverse, autonomous vehicles, and e-commerce are gaining traction as businesses and governments digitalize. Technology...

8 Mar 2022 Opinion
Harnessing the Digital Economy for a Sustainable Future

Harnessing the Digital Economy for a Sustainable Future

How policymakers can drive post-pandemic recovery through technology-driven change As most economies start seeing the end of the COVID-19 tunnel,...

3 Mar 2022 Opinion
Masterclass: Digital Trade in ASEAN – Regulatory, Policy and Opportunity Landscape

Masterclass: Digital Trade in ASEAN – Regulatory, Policy and Opportunity Landscape

Masterclass conducted for Austrade (May 2020)

1 Jun 2020 Events
South Korea’s Digital Policy Landscape

South Korea’s Digital Policy Landscape

An overview of key changes taking place in 2019

12 Jun 2019 Reports
Report: Accelerating Australia’s Digital Transformation

Report: Accelerating Australia’s Digital Transformation

Research report commissioned by Salesforce (March 2018).

4 Dec 2018 Reports
Myanmar Ramps Up Its Digitalisation Efforts

Myanmar Ramps Up Its Digitalisation Efforts

Presentation of key ICT regulations that will strengthen the country’s budding digital economy.

19 Oct 2018 Reports
Regulating for a digital economy: Understanding the importance of cross-border data flows in Asia

Regulating for a digital economy: Understanding the importance of cross-border data flows in Asia

A report by Joshua P. Meltzer and Peter Lovelock  Unprecedented increases in global data flows have led to new economic...

20 Mar 2018 Reports
UNDP Report on Framing Policies for the Digital Economy

UNDP Report on Framing Policies for the Digital Economy

Framing Policies for the Digital Economy Towards Policy Frameworks in the Asia-Pacific TRPC and Peter Lovelock were the primary authors...

28 Feb 2018 Reports
The Importance of the Open Internet in Driving Internet Adoption and Growth- OpEd

The Importance of the Open Internet in Driving Internet Adoption and Growth- OpEd

The Asia-Pacific is gearing up in the Internet revolution, and policymakers must establish necessary regulatory frameworks to uphold the Internet values...

17 Nov 2017 Opinion
TRPC in the Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD)’s April 2017 newsletter

TRPC in the Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD)’s April 2017 newsletter

TRPC’s op-ed “The Importance of the Open Internet in Driving Internet Adoption and Growth” was featured in the Asia-Pacific Institute...

19 Jun 2017 Reports
Measuring the Digital Economy

Measuring the Digital Economy

When the UK still had an automobile industry, there was a standard joke about the manufacture of the Morris Mini...

1 May 2017 Reports
Connectivity, Innovation and Growth: Fostering an Open Internet in Asia – A Report by TRPC

Connectivity, Innovation and Growth: Fostering an Open Internet in Asia – A Report by TRPC

Download PDF Overview The Internet is rapidly becoming the most popular way people access and consume content, such as music,...

2 Feb 2017 Reports