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Cape Verde aims for digital economy to contribute 25% of GDP

Friday 14 January 2022 | 11:57 CET | News
The Cape Verde Prime Minister, Ulisses Correia e Silva, set a goal for the digital economy to contribute 25 percent of GDP, up from the current 6 percent, as part of the ambition to transform the archipelago into a digital platform in Africa, reports Jornal de Angola. He said that the digital economy should generate as much wealth as tourism, in view of the various public investments in the installation of a digital platform and an exclusive economic zone for the sector, on the islands of Santiago and Sao Vicente.

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