The EU’s digital development still has a long way to go
The EU's digital development, as set out in the 2021 Digital Decade Policy Program (DDPP), still needs a boost on several fronts. This is evident from the recently published progress report State of the Digital Decade.
The interim report shows the progress of the goals set out in the EU's DDPP 1... Read more
‘One in five low-income Belgian households has no fixed internet’
While Proximus works on national fiber coverage, one in five low-income Belgian households lacks a fixed internet connection. Research by the King Baudouin Foundation indicates a growing gap between the digitalization of low- and high-income households.
The foundation conducts annual research ... Read more
‘SMEs can keep up with growth by focusing on digitization’
Dutch SMEs can keep up with the sector's tremendous growth by focusing on digitization. This is what ING bank's economists conclude in a recent sector update.
According to the local sector update, the growth of the Dutch tech industry -- which includes giants like ASML and Philips -- increased s... Read more