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Tuesday, November 27, 2018

G20: Foundations of the digital economy discussed against the background of the commercial war

As of Friday, the top leaders of the countries that concentrate 85% of the world's GDP will meet in Buenos Aires. The agenda of the summit is shaded by the conflict of tariffs between China and the United States, and in laying the foundations for the expansion of the digital economy.

As happened at the last meeting of the World Trade Organization, also held in Buenos Aires last year, the summit of G20 leaders will discuss multilateral rules for world trade. As for the ICT sector, they will seek consensus in the promotion of the digital economy and private investment in infrastructure. But the background of the entire meeting will go through the commercial fight between China and the United States, which in reality dispute the domination by technological segments of great value.

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