Minister at global forum on boosting digital economy for Africa and EU

African and European leaders have gathered with creative business leaders in Austria to discuss ways to promote innovation and digitalisation as a means to boost development.

South Africa's delegation at the high-level Africa-Europe Forum is being led by Minister of Communications Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams.

Read: New Comms minister could be overstepping powers in SABC retrenchment saga - SOS

EWN reporter Lindsay Dentlinger reports from Vienna that Ndabeni-Abrahams will participate in key discussions around digitalisation, technological transfer and trade.

They are here to discuss ways to broaden operations between the EU and the African content on digital migration, digitisation, innovation and jobs.

Lindsay Dentlinger, EWN reporter

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