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'It's digitize or die:' McKinsey digital transformation expert
The Korean government should promptly innovate its culture and revise hiring policies to enable swift digitalization, a much-needed solution for the country's widening productivity gap with the U.S. and sinking growth potential, a digital transformation expert at McKinsey & Company said, Tuesday.
Korea urged to develop action plans for net-zero transition
Korean businesses should perceive the global challenge to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions as an opportunity to nurture new growth engines, although the transition to fulfill such goals can be costly and demanding, according to a McKinsey & Company partner who advises on advanced industries in Korea. Speaking at the 2022 Korea Times Forum at the Korea Chamber of Comm...
Korea Times forum sheds light on Yoon-era policy direction
Experts shed light on how they view the new Yoon Suk-yeol administration should present its economic policy direction during the 2022 Korea Times Forum, Tuesday. Business moguls and leaders of foreign chambers of commerce in Korea spoke on pending issues that the Yoon administration needs to address such as environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) and digitalizati...
Yoon urged to enable Korea to fulfill potential as global business hub
President Yoon Suk-yeol should accelerate efforts to abolish regulations conflicting with international standards, in order to prevent Korea from repeating failures in its decades-long drive to become a global business hub, according to business leaders from the U.S. and Europe as well as renowned Korean experts participating in the 2022 Korea Times Forum, Tuesday.
2022 Korea Times Forum (PHOTOS)
Korea Times Chairman Seung Myung-ho, front row sixth from left, Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy Lee Chang-yang, fifth from left, and Seoul Mayor Oh Se-hoon, seventh from left, applaud during a VIP session prior to the 2022 Korea Times Forum at the Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) building in Seoul, Tuesday. From left in the front row are German Ambassador ...
Mayor pledges to make Seoul into haven for businesses
Seoul Mayor Oh Se-hoon has once again clarified his vision that the city will be a haven for companies and a nurturer of the workforce they need.
2022 Korea Times Forum (Main photo)
Korea Times Chairman Seung Myung-ho, front row sixth from left, Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy Lee Chang-yang, fifth from left, and Seoul Mayor Oh Se-hoon, seventh from left, pose during a VIP session prior to the 2022 Korea Times Forum at the Korea Chamber of Commerce and...
'Time for Korea to be world's lighthouse across sustainability, digital'
Korea should take advantage of its strength in technology to take the lead in sustainability and digital transformation, both of which are viewed by global leaders as the key topics of our time, according to Bob Sternfels, the global managing partner of McKinsey & Company. Regarding the two topics as the key drivers and essential prerequisites for the future of business, the ...
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