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How a private-sector transformation could revive Japan

– With its working-age population shrinking, Japan will need to focus on productivity as never before. A major private-sector initiative to accelerate productivity growth could create a “fourth arrow” of economic reform.

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Japan at a crossroads: The 4G to 5G (r)evolution

– The country can leverage next-generation networks to boost industries, spur innovation, and regain technology leadership for a... prosperous telecom sector.
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The medtech opportunity for Japanese companies

– A large-scale commitment to growth in healthcare technologies could be a key contributor to the Japanese economy.
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Food security in Japan: Building a strategy in an age of global competition

– The country faces a set of agricultural challenges in its move toward a more secure food supply, which can be addressed with a... focus on five actions.
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Remaking the bank for an ecosystem world

– Global banking-industry performance has been lackluster. Now comes the hard part: the rise of nonbanking platform companies targeting... the most profitable parts of the banking value chain.
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Elevating the impact of medical affairs in Japan

– Recent research sheds light on the value of the medical channel and what it takes to have a high-performing medical-affairs organization.
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Deepening capital markets in emerging economies

– Engaging at three levels can help to accelerate growth in Asia.
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Demystifying digital marketing and sales in the chemical industry

– Digital can give chemical companies the power to unlock more than $200 billion of new value by reducing cost to serve, improving... pricing, and for fast movers, capturing growth from competitors.
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A smart home is where the bot is

– Within a decade, our living spaces will be enhanced by a host of new devices and technologies, performing a range of household... functions and redefining what it means to feel at home.
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Strengthening Japanese agriculture to maximize global reach

– Japan struggles to maintain output levels and expand exports of its expansive agricultural sector. A new approach could help meet... the government’s aspirations.
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Can inbound tourism fuel Japan’s economic growth?

– The country struggles to attract Western visitors, tourists focus on limited destinations, and capacity is already stretched.... Addressing these challenges could significantly boost the world’s third-largest economy.
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Getting the most out of Industry 4.0

– A new survey of global manufacturing experts explores the progress companies have made in implementing Industry 4.0, the challenges... many still face, and the ways more players can unlock value.

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