Top 10 trends in digital commerce
Top 10 trends in digital commerce

Much has changed since the first products were sold online in the 1990s. Early instances of e-commerce focused on the transaction, with little emphasis on improving fulfilment, customer service or loyalty.

By Sandy Shen 17 Oct 2018

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Mobile money transfers have taken off in Somalia. But there are risks

A recent World Bank report showed that Somalia has one of the most active mobile money markets in the world, outpacing most other countries in Africa. It's even superseded the use of cash in the country of 14 million people. Victor Owuor asked Tim Kelly, an information and communications technology policy specialist at the World Bank and the report's author, to explain the findings and what they mean for the country.

By Victor Odundo Owuor 15 Oct 2018