Digitalization is rapidly changing job descriptions. Administrators and cashiers are becoming obsolete. People are afraid. How are companies preparing for this radical change? What kind of training and education are they providing their workers?
Many leaders at this year's World Economic Forum on ASEAN are deeply concerned about the widening gap between rich and poor. But solutions to the problem are thin on the ground.
Germany's Bosch engineering company is part of the consortia developing driverless freight and passenger trains over the next five years. The project is part of the modernizing drive for the French state railway.
German schools are short by nearly 40,000 in total, the teachers' association says. One answer could be permitting people to become educators even if they didn't begin their careers that way.
China is leading the global race for high-performance 5G mobile networks. Any other country hoping to play a role in the digital economy will have to catch up fast, says DW's Frank Sieren.
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