arirang news

The World On arirang

SAT, 2015-10-10 KST

arirang Head Menu

Korean government to pursue mass deregulation with 3-year economic plan Updated: 2014-02-17 16:13:56 KST

The Korean government is gearing up a new three-year economic plan that includes a negative list system for deregulation, in an effort to boost investment.
Government officials said Sunday that the new plan will ease restrictions within the regulations and streamline red tape.

The new plan will mainly bolster Korea's promising industrial sectors namely health, education, tourism, finance and software.
The plan, which will be announced before the end of the month, also aims to boost the number of women and young people in the workforce and ease the financial burden of private education.
In an effort to raise the nation's slumping youth employment level, students not entering university will be able to receive vocational training.
The government will also provide financial support to small and medium-sized media content developers, to promote the sector as a high-valued industry.
The government will also adjust underground economic activities, enforce strict taxation and eliminate unfair business practices on smaller companies.
Regarding inter-Korean relations, the government is also looking to include reunification matters as part of the three-year plan.
President Park Geun-hye has said her administration has set itself a "4-7-4 goal" by the end of her term, which means four-percent economic growth, a 70-percent employment rate and annual per-capita income of around 40-thousand U.S. dollars.
Shin Se-min, Arirang News.


KOGL : Korea Open Government License
본 저작물 중 본문에 해당하는 뉴스 스크립트는 공공누리 제1유형-출처표시 조건에 따라 이용할 수 있습니다.
단, 영상 자료는 저작권 문제로 자유이용이 제한되니, 담당자에게 확인하여 주시기 바랍니다.
(국제방송교류재단 김형선 : ☎02-3475-5263)