S. Korea: Corporate Promotion System Favors Seniority Over Ability - Survey
koreaherald.com: Sep 06, 2017 -Job Korea surveyed 1,057 employees regarding their companies’ promotion systems and found the top result of 35.5 percent of respondents said their companies base promotions on years of service.
Chinese Premier Underlines Innovation in Economic Upgrading
news.cn: Sep 05, 2017 -Li also went to a village in Shanxi to visit rural residents living in poverty and learn about medical services there. More >
Is Citizen Participation Actually Good for Democracy?
lse.ac.uk: Sep 04, 2017 -The more people who participate in a democracy, the more democratic it becomes – or so de Tocqueville believed. More >
Better Trade Facilitation Could Reduce Trade Costs in Asia by Up to 9% Annually
The Regional Hub of Civil Service in Astana seeks submissions to its journal, the International Journal of Civil Service Reform and Practice. The journal has successfully published two issues, and seeks to publish manuscripts of interest to participants of the Regional Hub. The Regional Hub was established in 2013. The Hub was initiated through a joint project between the United Nations Development Programme and the Agency for Civil Service Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The Hub has over 30 participating countries and 5 international organizations.
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