Forum in the News - June 8

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08 Jun 2018
2018
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UAE joins WEF forum for fourth industrial revolution - Gulf News

The UAE will partner with the Forum's Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution to close the gap between emerging technologies and policy development.

The Fourth Industrial Revolution: Be Prepared - SAFRICA24

R&D will be critical in determining which companies survive the Fourth Industrial Revolution given the high corporate failure rates identified by Boston Consulting Group's Miki Tsusaka in this Forum piece.

Tariffs aren't the biggest problem for American exporters - CNN

Data from the World Economic Forum show that US goods face tariffs that are slightly higher than most other nations, at 4.9%. But that's down from 6.1% in 2012, and roughly on par with the tariffs faced by exports from China, Japan, Russia and Brazil.

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