* Date : 2018-01-18
InsideBiz Episode 43
Outlook for the economic policy in 2018
In 2017, the Korean economy surpassed expectations and achieved remarkable growth. However, the government has continuously made a lot of efforts for the further economic development to tackle the possible challenges facing various sectors including the construction industry. The government has unveiled its economic policy plan for the year 2018 as part of an effort to boost the domestic economic growth. On Biz Issue, we look into the economic policy road map released by the government and the outlook for the domestic economy in 2018.
Rise of shared spaces in sharing economy
The main focus of the global consumption trend has shifted from possessing to sharing. A lot of different industrial sectors including accommodations, automobiles and toys are getting involved in the sharing economy. Shared office spaces have received a lot of attention especially among freelancers, one-man businesses and small companies. It has also had a great impact on the culture field and created a variety of cultural contents with improved diversity. On Trend Biz, we introduce the rise of shared spaces in the sharing economy and the outlook for the market.
Rapid growth of augmented reality market
AR, or Augmented reality has emerged as one of the core technologies amid the era of the fourth industrial revolution. And it has become closely connected with people's daily lives. It is possible to realize the augmented reality technologies without specific equipment, so it has led to the rapid growth of the market. The AR-based navigation system for bone tumour resection was developed and also, an educational mobile application was developed based on the augmented reality technology. It has increased the satisfaction level of the users. Moreover, a new type of remote service for companies has been developed. On Smart Korea, we introduce the ongoing development of the augmented reality technologies and the diversified market.