Korea unveils roadmap for creative economy

In response to decelerating economic growth, Korea reckons it can use innovative technology to upgrade its manufacturing sector and cultivate a more creative workforce.

Korea unveils roadmap for creative economy

Innovative technology and creative businesses are set to become the next growth engine for Korea as the nation transitions from a manufacturing powerhouse to a technology-driven creative economy.

“The Korean economy is witnessing a slowdown and we are facing a dilemma of maintaining the competitiveness of Korean companies while sustaining economic growth,” said Kim You-sik, director of the creative economy promotion division of the Ministry of Science, Innovation and Future Planning. “Innovative technology will be...

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