People wearing face masks are seen walking on a bridge, with the Han river and Seoul’s skyline in the background. South Korea’s ‘New Deal’ aims to boost the country’s economic growth potential and create sustainable jobs for future generations. Photo: Agence France-Presse People wearing face masks are seen walking on a bridge, with the Han river and Seoul’s skyline in the background. South Korea’s ‘New Deal’ aims to boost the country’s economic growth potential and create sustainable jobs for future generations. Photo: Agence France-Presse
People wearing face masks are seen walking on a bridge, with the Han river and Seoul’s skyline in the background. South Korea’s ‘New Deal’ aims to boost the country’s economic growth potential and create sustainable jobs for future generations. Photo: Agence France-Presse

South Korea to make 5G and AI centrepieces of economy’s ‘New Deal’ in post-coronavirus era

  • The initiative by newly re-elected South Korean President Moon Jae-in is expected to involve large-scale projects to boost jobs and innovation
  • Plans include creating a fund to foster AI development, build sites for robot testing and support the roll-out of a nationwide 5G network

Topic |   South Korea
People wearing face masks are seen walking on a bridge, with the Han river and Seoul’s skyline in the background. South Korea’s ‘New Deal’ aims to boost the country’s economic growth potential and create sustainable jobs for future generations. Photo: Agence France-Presse People wearing face masks are seen walking on a bridge, with the Han river and Seoul’s skyline in the background. South Korea’s ‘New Deal’ aims to boost the country’s economic growth potential and create sustainable jobs for future generations. Photo: Agence France-Presse
People wearing face masks are seen walking on a bridge, with the Han river and Seoul’s skyline in the background. South Korea’s ‘New Deal’ aims to boost the country’s economic growth potential and create sustainable jobs for future generations. Photo: Agence France-Presse
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