In a speech at London Tech Week, Anne-Marie Trevelyan, the new international trade secretary, will announce the government's five-point plan for digital trade. "The UK must break down unfair or discriminatory digital trade barriers to help British businesses export their world-leading services."
The five-point plan involves:
- Opening digital markets
- Prioritising cross-border data flows
- Focusing on consumer and business safeguards
- Promoting innovative digital trading systems
- Establishing global cooperation on digital trade