Examining 'Industry 4.0' opportunities

| Apr 29, 2016

Examining 'Industry 4.0' opportunities

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“Industry 4.0,” or the fourth industrial revolution, can offer both opportunities and risks for the Japanese economy. It is a term to describe the future state of the economy, particularly manufacturing, based on the connectivity of everything, or the “Internet of Things” (IoT). This ...

Forum on corporate competitiveness

Jul 17, 2015

Forum on corporate competitiveness

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The business environment surrounding companies has changed dramatically recently. Companies are urged to deal with such changes, as doing so will allow some to recover from financial crises and others to sustain profitability and continue to be industry leaders. Four American academics discussed business ...

U.S. economy, military remain strong

Jan 9, 2015

U.S. economy, military remain strong

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Amid the continuing trend of polarization into Democrat or Republican extremes, an increasing flow of immigrants and a waning, but still the strongest military presence, the U.S. will continue to be a superpower, but to a somewhat lesser extent, a group of academic experts ...

Jul 16, 2014

Industry internships a hit with teachers

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A record number of school teachers will participate in a summer internship program offered by businesses, highlighting educators’ growing interest in gaining experience outside the classroom, according to figures released on Tuesday. The number of teachers from elementary, junior high and senior high schools ...