The meeting reviewed the revised budget for the 2019–2020 biennium and discussed the steps to develop the APO Vision and Strategy 2025.
The agreement is part of efforts to set up pilot projects offering technical support for digitization and upgrading industrial processes in member countries.
The initiative will enable adoption of blockchain-based cybersecurity technologies and enhance data transfer security in smart factories.
The workshop and symposium discussed the connection between advanced technologies and productivity growth and the impact of Industry 4.0 on industries and the labor force.
The joint initiative with Cornell University explored various models and innovative ideas to accelerate agribusiness startups.
The two organizations will conduct joint research for driving policy interventions to support Asian economies in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.
The visit focused on establishing a nodal agency for productivity and supporting socioeconomic development initiatives.
The policy initiative will support the long-term development goals of Fiji and help it achieve high-income status by 2035.