All posts tagged "Regulation"

  • Take out the tedious: robotic automation in government

    Taking on routine, high-volume tasks, Robotic Process Automation can create huge time savings for both public servants and citizens. At a GGF webinar, experts from Finland, Romania, the USA and

    • Posted October 14, 2020
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  • Construction or demolition? Explaining Boris’s new Brexit battle

    UK PM Boris Johnson had been wildly happy about his new EU exit deal; then he introduced a law undermining both it, and the last round of trade negotiations. Speaking

    • Posted October 6, 2020
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    UK financial regulatory forum unveils new initiatives

    The UK’s Financial Services Regulatory Initiatives Forum has unveiled the first update of a ‘grid’ mapping out significant forthcoming regulatory initiatives. The forum was launched six months ago and aims

    • Posted September 24, 2020
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  • EU seeks to tame tech giants

    The European Union is seeking sweeping powers to tackle big tech companies’ dominance, in a bid to boost competition, increase transparency and protect the public from potential harms. Measures being

    • Posted September 23, 2020
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  • Major survey highlights Europeans’ fears over AI

    Less than 20% of Europeans believe that current laws “efficiently regulate” artificial intelligence, and 56% have low trust in authorities to exert effective control over the technology, according to a

    • Posted September 16, 2020
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  • Digital finance crucial to achieving sustainable development goals, says UN

    Unleashing the potential of digital finance could have a transformational impact on sustainable development, according to a report from a taskforce convened by the United Nations’ secretary-general. ‘People’s Money: Harnessing

    • Posted September 11, 2020
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  • UK data strategy signals new cross-government standards

    The UK government has published its National Data Strategy, setting out a series of actions to drive progress on civil service data management. Published by the Department for Digital, Culture,

    • Posted September 10, 2020
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  • Facebook and Google dig in against Australian media law

    Facebook has threatened to block Australians from sharing news via the social media platform and its Instagram service, if the government persists with plans to require the tech giant to

    • Posted September 2, 2020
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  • Fintech firms call for more government-backed finance

    UK fintech business leaders believe that they’re unfairly excluded from government investment schemes and need a stronger voice in regulatory policymaking, according to a survey by the Digital Finance Forum

    • Posted August 23, 2020
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  • Indonesia publishes AI strategy

    The Indonesian government has introduced a national strategy that will guide the country in developing artificial intelligence (AI) between 2020 and 2045. The country is to focus its AI projects

    • Posted August 20, 2020
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