Home > United Nations Online Network in Public Administration and Finance (UNPAN)
1. Global
Global
2. Africa
Africa
3. Arab States
Arab States
4. Asia & Pacific
Asia & Pacific
5. Europe
Europe
6. Latin America & Caribbean
Latin America & Caribbean
7. North America
North America
UNPAN Asia & Pacific




Public Administration News  
Share
 Go to Search
   Big data meets Big Brother as China moves to rate its citizens
Source: http://www.wired.co.uk/article/chinese-government-social-credit-score-privacy-invasion
Source Date: Saturday, October 21, 2017
Focus: Citizen Engagement
Summary: The Chinese government plans to launch its Social Credit System in 2020. The aim? To judge the trustworthiness – or otherwise – of its 1.3 billion residents
2 Views | Rated 0.0 | Created On : Oct 23, 2017
   China needs to create 15 million jobs every year
Source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/10/china-create-15-million-jobs-year-171022103712345.html
Source Date: Monday, October 23, 2017
Focus: Citizen Engagement
Summary: China needs to create jobs for 15 million people every year and will maintain support for entrepreneurship to help achieve this, the country’s labour minister said on Sunday.
20 Views | Rated 0.0 | Created On : Oct 23, 2017
   Is there a way forward in Afghanistan?
Source: http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/insidestory/2017/10/afghanistan-171020211654565.html
Source Date: Friday, October 20, 2017
Focus: Citizen Engagement
Summary: The latest wave of Taliban attacks calls into question both US strategy and the Afghan government's capabilities.
17 Views | Rated 0.0 | Created On : Oct 23, 2017
   Abe emerges stronger with win, but faces nation still divided over constitutional revision
Source: https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2017/10/22/national/politics-diplomacy/abe-emerges-stronger-win-faces-nation-still-divided-constitutional-revision/#.We1zq1WWbIU
Source Date: Sunday, October 22, 2017
Focus: Citizen Engagement
Summary: With early results pointing to a big win for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s ruling coalition in Sunday’s Lower House election, supporters may celebrate what appears to be a clear path to policy dominance.
20 Views | Rated 0.0 | Created On : Oct 23, 2017
   Governments Rapidly Dismantling Harmful Tax Incentives Worldwide: BEPS Project Driving Major Changes to International Tax Rules
Source: http://www.oecd.org
Source Date: Monday, October 16, 2017
Focus: Electronic and Mobile Government
Summary: Governments have dismantled, or are in the process of amending, nearly 100 preferential tax regimes as part of the OECD/G20 BEPS standards to improve the international tax framework, according to a progress report released today.
21 Views | Rated 0.0 | Created On : Oct 20, 2017
   Information Economy Report 2017
Source: http://unctad.org
Source Date: Monday, October 16, 2017
Focus: ICT for MDGs
Summary: These are still the early days of the digital economy. But already it is clear that it has had, and will continue to have, globally transformative impacts on the way we live, work and develop our economies.
17 Views | Rated 0.0 | Created On : Oct 20, 2017
   Smart Cities Are Boring. Give Us Responsive Cities.
Source: https://techcrunch.com
Source Date: Monday, October 16, 2017
Focus: ICT for MDGs
Summary: As an urban technologist, I’m often asked to give an example of a compelling smart city application that real people are using. But to be honest, there really isn’t too much to point to – yet. Cities may be getting smarter, but they haven’t noticeably changed from a user perspective.
16 Views | Rated 0.0 | Created On : Oct 20, 2017
   What Will the Smart City of the Future Look Like?
Source: http://www.information-age.com
Source Date: Monday, October 16, 2017
Focus: ICT for MDGs
Summary: In 1900, only 14% percent of the world’s population lived in urban areas. Today, for the first time in history, more than half the planet’s population resides in cities, which are fast becoming innovation hubs and are developing quickly into smart cities. The number of smart cities around the world is expected to grow exponentially over the next few years and by 2050, 70 per cent of the world’s po ... Read More
12 Views | Rated 0.0 | Created On : Oct 20, 2017
   OECD Employment Rate Increases to 67.6% in the Second Quarter of 2017
Source: http://www.oecd.org
Source Date: Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Focus: Citizen Engagement
Summary: The OECD area employment rate – defined as the share of people of working-age in employment – increased by 0.2 percentage point in the second quarter of 2017, to 67.6%; 3.2 percentage points above the 2009 low and 1.0 percentage point above the previous peak in 2008. Around 559 million persons were employed in the second quarter of 2017, 26 million more than in the second quarter of 2008.
5 Views | Rated 0.0 | Created On : Oct 20, 2017
   Participatory Budgeting: Spreading Across the Globe
Source: https://www.opengovpartnership.org
Source Date: Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Focus: Electronic and Mobile Government
Summary: Participatory budgeting’s (PB) roots lie in a radical democratic project led by the leftist Workers’ Party in Porto Alegre, Brazil in the late 1980s.
3 Views | Rated 0.0 | Created On : Oct 20, 2017
<< 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ... >>  Total Record(s): 20272

Title:
Focus:
Date Created:
From: 
Open the calendar popup.
To: 
Open the calendar popup.
Keywords:
Country:
Search

Site map | FAQs | Terms and Privacy | Contact Us
Copyright 2008-2010 by UNPAN - United Nations Public Administration Network