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Korea calls for strong leadership to boost growth in Asia

Asia needs strong leadership to rejuvenate economic growth in the region and help pull millions of people out of poverty, Korean Finance Minister Yoo Il-ho said Thursday. In a keynote speech at the annual Boao Forum, Yoo also said Korea has focused its policy efforts in reforming the sectors of labor, finance, education and public service. Yoo said Asia is at a “crossroads between growth and stagnation,” hit by the high proportion of people living in absolute poverty, a widening income [...]

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