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The October report begins with the first meeting of the Trade and Technology Council between the United States (US) and the European Union (EU) and with the recent trade initiatives carried out by the US administration in order to counter China’s rise in digital sectors. It also focuses on recent regulation developments regarding digital content in China, the Philippines, Thailand and Switzerland. Then, the report turns to several cross-national activities of online platforms, highlighting new initiatives developed by global platforms in Africa and emphasizing new acquisitions and alliances in the streaming market.
Digital content, power relationships and regulation issues
7 October 2021
Online platforms, trade agreements, regulation