Definition of “the global village” - English Dictionary


“the global village” in Business English

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the global villagenoun [ S ]


the idea that the internet, modern travel, and modern ways of doing business make it possible to deal with the whole world as if all areas of it were local:

In today's global village, your co-workers are as likely to be sitting thousands of miles away as at the next desk.

(Definition of “the global village” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)