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OECD says Brazil must step up digital transformation

Tuesday 27 October 2020 | 14:41 CET | News
Brazil needs to step up the pace of digital transformation to hasten and reinforce a resilient recovery from the Covid-19 crisis, according to the OECD. In its report, the organisation highlighted that Brazil has made significant progress in improving internet access, digital security and regulation. However, Brazil lags behind in investment in digital innovation and in the level of digital skills in the workforce.

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