African countries adopt e-government policies

African countries adopt e-government policies

Several African countries are implementing e-government programs as a means to improve efficiency in their respective administrations. Nigeria is starting...

May 30th, 2005 John Yarney

Support for NZ shared network ‘cautious’

Support for NZ shared network ‘cautious’

Response to the New Zealand Government Shared Network (GSN) plan from larger government agencies is mixed. Inland Revenue’s acting national...

May 30th, 2005 Stephen Bell

Canada a model for government service delivery

Canada a model for government service delivery

The Canadian model for government service delivery is three to five years ahead of those in the U.S. and U.K.,...

May 16th, 2005 Brian Eaton

Serving citysoup

Serving citysoup

Municipalities often struggle with infrastructure gaps — the difference between needed investment and the funds available for arenas, bridges, sewers...

April 4th, 2005 Melanie Collison

Time to turn the page

Time to turn the page

Canada’s political leaders from provincial and federal levels meet this month to discuss health care reform. At issue is nothing...

September 14th, 2004 Jeffrey Roy

Germany site of new public sector research lab

Germany site of new public sector research lab

Microsoft Corp. officially opened its new applied research and development lab in Aachen, Germany, in April, roughly one year after...

May 5th, 2004 IDG News Service

The case for the v-word

The case for the v-word

In every corner of the world, governments are facing budget shortfalls. In most cases, they respond with the tried and...

March 15th, 2004 Graeme Gordon

Singapore to invest $740M on new e-government push

Singapore to invest $740M on new e-government push

Singapore to invest $740M on new e-government pushSingapore launched its Second e-Government Action Plan (eGAP II) Tuesday, promising to make...

July 17th, 2003 David Legard

Italy stresses IT as theme of EU presidency

Italy stresses IT as theme of EU presidency

The first major international conference of Italy's six-month presidency of the European Union will be devoted to e-government, an indication...

June 24th, 2003 Philip Willan