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Name: Aarti

From: India

Bio: Freelance Web Developer

Area of Expertise: Technology Developer/Administrator

Topic: Communication

Headline: eCommerce in the developing countries

Nutshell: By 2020, the emerging countries will be connected through Internet.

Vision: Today, computers and internet is a must in the developed countries like USA, UK etc. But the emerging countries like India and China are still far away.

UN and Governments are executing various programs to enable by year 2020 when the internet will penetrate in the villages across the globe.
There are lots of benefits of Internet and it connects the people. For example, one can use the web logs to send the gift, cakes and flowers to loved ones through Internet. One can buy the cheap airline tickets, railways tickets, etc. through it.

With all the good uses, the complete eCommerce is a reality of the future.

Date Submitted: 12/27/2005

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