Posts tagged with "data"



Opportunities in the e-commerce market of Vietnam
Economy · 29. November 2021
The percentage of internet users who make online shopping in Vietnam is 71%, which is higher than the Philippines (68%). Of the 8 million new entrants to the digital economy, nearly 100% said they would continue to shop online in the future.

The clean energy landscape in Sub-Saharan Africa
Economy · 26. November 2021
With global attention focusing on climate change and the clean energy transition, Africa is an important continent to watch in the drive for decarbonisation alongside rapid economic development.

China’s Personal Information Protection Law (PIPL)
FEBIS · 07. October 2021
On November 1st, 2021, China’s Personal Information Protection Law, known as PIPL comes into force.

Harnessing the potential of data: A balancing act
Economy · 13. May 2021
The world is awash with data and there’s never been a better time to take advantage of the opportunities that come with it. However, deriving value from data can be difficult. At ICA’s BIG Compliance Festival last month, Patrick Lord suggested three main areas needed for a robust data strategy.

FEBIS · 29. October 2020
The release of the European Data Strategy early 2020 immediately faced by the corona virus crisis has gained renewed importance. An economy and society empowered by data will...

FEBIS · 02. June 2020
Febis Regulatory Committee has worked over the past weeks on a submission to the EU consultation on the EU Data Strategy unveiled by the Commission early 2020. In this submission paper, Febis insists on major points that are of great importance for credit and business information providers in terms of data access, data quality, fair competition, and technological adaptation. The paper thus outlines the need to foster access to data and the need not only to invest in data infrastructures , but...

Country report · 25. April 2020
How accessible is official company register data in the US? Executive summary ● The US is the most important and vibrant market in the world – powered by the activity of millions of companies. Yet the fundamental data about these companies – what companies exist, when they were incorporated, who is connected with them – is very hard to access as data, despite it being public information, collected by the States. ● In today's data-driven world, this dataset is fundamental to almost...