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Overcoming global turbulence to reawaken economic growth

– The era of easy economic growth has ended, but policy makers and business leaders can target three areas to increase prosperity in a politically and socially volatile world.

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What Singapore’s government says about the next fifty years – and how companies can position themselves for success

– A compass is indispensable for orientation on uncharted territory: it helps you find a direction, and leaves it to you to find... your route as you go.
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Bringing Industry 4.0 to life for companies in Southeast Asia

– McKinsey’s survey of 300 manufacturing leaders found that nine out of ten believe Industry 4.0 will alter their operational... effectiveness. Yet only 48 percent of manufacturers think they are ready for Industry 4.0.
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ASEAN Insights: Regional trends

– The ASEAN desk of our Global Economics Intelligence service which tracks and reports key macroeconomic indicators for major Southeast... Asian economies. Find out how to subscribe.
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What executives need to know about automation

– The McKinsey Global Institute estimates that currently demonstrated technologies could automate about half of the work people... do today. Although automation will influence jobs in every sector and country, it will make more of a difference in some places than in others.
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Reinventing construction through a productivity revolution

– To transform the sector, action is needed in seven areas or through broader adoption of mass-production approaches.
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Singapore in 2017: A to-do list for leaders

– Economic growth in Singapore has slowed dramatically. For leaders in business and government, it will undoubtedly be difficult... to balance short-term challenges with issues that are farther out on the horizon.
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Harnessing automation for a future that works

– Automation is happening, and it will bring substantial benefits to businesses and economies worldwide, but it won’t arrive... overnight. A new McKinsey Global Institute report finds realizing automation’s full potential requires people and technology to work hand in hand.
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What makes Singapore’s government a digital leader – and how it might do better

– With a government that consistently ranks among the world's best for digital capabilities and achievements, the city-state is... an inspiring place for digitally-minded public servants.
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Working in the digital age: A look ahead for Singapore

– Keeping up to speed on automation: the new gig economy, emerging technologies, and organizational models will pave the way forward.
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Securing Singapore’s prosperity amid greater global uncertainty

– Immediate action will help cement its hard-won place as Southeast Asia’s business and investment hub and as a truly global city.
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Where machines could replace humans—and where they can’t (yet)

– The technical potential for automation differs dramatically across sectors and activities.

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