The Digital Review of Asia Pacific provides an overview of how information and communication technology (ICT) is being diffused throughout the Asia Pacific region to facilitate socio-economic development. This third annual review provides an analytical overview of the state of ICT4D in the Asia Pacific region. It covers 31 countries and economies including - for the first time - North Korea. Each country is dealt within a separate chapter, which attempts to provide comprehensive coverage of the various aspects of ICT4D in the concerned country at the time of writing (in 2006). The chapters have been written by a team of authors representing different sectors, such as government, academia, industry, and civil society.There is no plan to separate the business part from the administration in the near future. ac Telecommunications personnel are unskilled. ac There is no billing system in place. On the other hand, the demand for telephone services is very highanbsp;...
|Title||:||Digital Review of Asia Pacific 2007/2008|
|Publisher||:||IDRC - 2008-01-07|