• Creative Economy

    An ecosystem for a creative economy

    • 1. To foster an investment climate that encourages new possibilities
    • 2. To improve the infrastructure for generating, protecting and utilizing intellectual properties
    • 3. To establish a safety net that allows for startup businesses to recover from failure

    Small venture enterprises

    • 4. To install a ladder of hope for small and medium-sized companies to climb
    • 5. To help sharpen the export competitiveness of SMEs and mid-sized to large businesses
    • 6. To create a cooperative business ecosystem for shared growth

    Advancing into new industries and markets

    • 7. To upgrade the structure of flagship industries through the convergence of IT and software engineering
    • 8. To lay the groundwork for a Creative Economy through science and technology
    • 9. To cultivate healthcare and industries that serve an aging population into future growth engines
    • 10. To upgrade transportation systems and maritime shipping services as well as provide support for Korean businesses to advance into overseas construction and nuclear power plant markets
    • 11. To foster the maritime and fisheries industry into a viable future industry and systematically manage the country’s maritime territory
    • 12. To promote the agricultural, forestry and livestock industries as new growth engines
    • 13. To realize the vision of becoming a space powerhouse by developing indigenous space technologies
    • 14. To build a strategic framework for service industry development

    Creative minds

    • 15. To promote youth employment, encourage the establishment of startups and provide assistance for seeking jobs overseas

    Science and technology as well as ICT

    • 16. To bolster capabilities in scientific and technological innovation
    • 17. To boost capabilities for generating new industries through linkages among industry, academia, research institutions and local governments
    • 18. To develop the International Science and Business Belt into a new growth hub
    • 19. To create the world's best Internet ecosystem
    • 20. To build Korea into an ITC superpower
  • Economic Democratization

    A principled market economy

    • 21. To protect the rights and interests of the economically vulnerable
    • 22. To protect consumer rights
    • 23. To improve ways of enforcing the Fair Trade Act for the sake of practical remedies for damages
    • 24. To eliminate illegal profit-taking practices by controlling stockholders of large business groups
    • 25. To improve corporate governance
    • 26. To ensure a level playing field in the financial services industry
  • Economy for Ordinary People

    Stabilizing the everyday lives of ordinary people

    • 27. To strengthen measures for housing stability
    • 28. To alleviate the financial burden on low-income families
    • 29. To lessen the burden of educational expenses
    • 30. To lower the burden of communication expenses
    • 31. To help increase incomes from farming and fishing
    • 32. To streamline the distribution structure for agricultural, livestock and marine products
    • 33. To restore the vitality of small merchants and self-employed business owners as well as traditional markets
    • 34. To upgrade the small-scale transportation industry

    Stable operation of the economy

    • 35. To reinforce measures safeguarding the economy against external risk factors
    • 36. To take preemptive action against instabilities in financial markets
    • 37. To stabilize the real estate market
    • 38. To achieve price stability through structural reforms
    • 39. To secure stable food supply sources
    • 40. To expand the tax revenue base
    • 41. To maintain sound fiscal management
    • 42. To effectively manage public sector debts and government properties