Posts tagged ‘South Korea’

  • A teacher gives a lecture at a cram school in a Goshichon in Seoul Forum Article

    Education lessons from South Korea

    As countries strive to grow, build well-being and fight inequality, it is clear that education must adapt… more

  • Picture illustration taken in Beijing shows Chinese 100 yuan banknotes Forum Article

    Should China reduce its foreign reserves?

    Before the Global Financial Crisis (GFC) China ran large trade surpluses and faced pressure to let the… more

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    Are women really ‘shining’ in Japan?

    Japan was ranked 104th out of 136 countries on the World Economic Forum's 2013 Global Gender Gap… more

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    This week at the World Economic Forum: June 27

    Grüezi mitenand! Welcome to our weekly digital update. Most shared this week No country should close… more

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    What can Dubai learn from Rome and Seoul?

    Dubai was recently ranked the best in the whole world when it comes to hotels and shopping experiences… more

  • Young Global Leaders Event

    The circular economy can help East Asia thrive

    World Economic Forum on East Asia 2014

    , Metro Manila, Philippines

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    Taming the China bears

    The market is always in search of a story, and investors, it seems, think they have found a new one this… more

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    How Korea’s government is tackling the gender gap

    In the World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Report 2013, the Republic of Korea ranked 111th out of… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    How can Korea avoid the mistakes of Japan?

    Summit on the Global Agenda 2013

    , Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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    If North Korea goes to war, what would China do?

    With tensions rising on the Korean Peninsula, there are questions about what China would do if… more

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    What will economic democracy mean for South Korea?

    Kristel Van der Elst, Director and Head of Strategic Foresight at the World Economic Forum and … more

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    Is the fate of the Korean Peninsula in the hands of one woman?

    Yuriko Koike, Japan's former Minister of Defense and National Security Adviser, is a former chairwoman of… more

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    Invest in family planning, escape poverty

    Insofar as spending on family planning leads to lower fertility rates and smaller… more

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    What are Latin American leaders doing to tackle corruption?

    World Economic Forum on Latin America 2012

    , Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

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    Fuelling South Korea’s transformation

    In a series of posts leading up to the World Economic Forum’s Energy for Economic Growth report launched… more