PLANET OMNI: THE NEW YIN YANG OF BUSINESS

PLANET OMNI: THE NEW YIN YANG OF BUSINESS

The world is changing. And there are many terms and phrases we hear to describe the dynamic world around us; I like to use VUCA – a term coined to describe the post-Cold War world – Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and, Ambiguous.

PLANET OMNI: THE NEW YIN YANG OF BUSINESS

February 18, 2019

The world is changing. And there are many terms and phrases we hear to describe the dynamic world around us; I like to use VUCA – a term coined to describe the post-Cold War world – Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and, Ambiguous.

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SCHUMPETERIAN ENTREPRENEURSHIP AS CAPITALIST DIALECTICS

SCHUMPETERIAN ENTREPRENEURSHIP AS CAPITALIST DIALECTICS

In trying to paintbrush background and scientific “environs” when Schumpeter`s visionary “Theory of Economic Development” (1912) came out, classical and neoclassical thought as well as Marx’ “Capital” (in all its volumes) had been exposed already for some time to scholarly scrutiny by the learned community.

SCHUMPETERIAN ENTREPRENEURSHIP AS CAPITALIST
DIALECTICS

February 11, 2019

In trying to paintbrush background and scientific “environs” when Schumpeter`s visionary “Theory of Economic Development” (1912) came out, classical and neoclassical thought as well as Marx’ “Capital” (in all its volumes) had been exposed already for some time to scholarly scrutiny by the learned community.

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UNITED NATIONS – DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL AFFAIRS/DIVISION FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS (DESA)

UNITED NATIONS – DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL AFFAIRS/DIVISION FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS (DESA)

The Department of Economic and Social Affairs/Division for Sustainable Development Goals (DESA/DSDG) at the United Nations is engaged in a project to support 9 pilot countries (Brazil, Peru, Cambodia, Fiji, Laos, Sri Lanka, Kenya, the Philippines, and Tanzania) to enhance the role of micro-, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) to achieve the sustainable development goals (SDGs).

UNITED NATIONS – DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL AFFAIRS/DIVISION FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS (DESA)

February 4, 2019

The Department of Economic and Social Affairs/Division for Sustainable Development Goals (DESA/DSDG) at the United Nations is engaged in a project to support 9 pilot countries (Brazil, Peru, Cambodia, Fiji, Laos, Sri Lanka, Kenya, the Philippines, and Tanzania) to enhance the role of micro-, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) to achieve the sustainable development goals (SDGs). The project is funded by the government of the People’s Republic of China, and was launched with a global symposium on the role of MSMEs in achieving the SDGs held at the United Nations headquarters in New York on June 7-8, 2018.

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CHINA: PROMOTING DEVELOPMENT THROUGH QUALITY IMPROVEMENT, ACHIEVING WIN-WIN VIA COOPERATION

CHINA: PROMOTING DEVELOPMENT THROUGH QUALITY IMPROVEMENT, ACHIEVING WIN-WIN VIA COOPERATION

 

China highly values the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. In March 2016, the

Government of China published the Guidelines for the Thirteenth Five-Year Plan, which combines the 2030 Agenda with China’s mid-to-long-term development plan.

CHINA: PROMOTING DEVELOPMENT THROUGH
QUALITY IMPROVEMENT, ACHIEVING WIN-WIN
VIA COOPERATION

January 28, 2019

 

China highly values the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. In March 2016, the Government of China published the Guidelines for the Thirteenth Five-Year Plan, which combines the 2030 Agenda with China’s mid-to-long-term development plan. In September 2016, the Government published China’s National Plan for Implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, specifying how China will implement the SDGs in the upcoming years.

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MSMES AND THEIR CONTRIBUTION TO THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS

MSMES AND THEIR CONTRIBUTION TO THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS

On April 6th 2017, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the resolution to establish June 27th as the Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises Day.

MSMES AND THEIR CONTRIBUTION TO THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS

January 21, 2019

On April 6th 2017, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the resolution to establish June 27th as the Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises Day. The United Nations designates specific days, weeks, years, and decades as occasions to mark particular events or topics in order to promote and raise awareness about these issues. Usually, it is one or more Member States that propose these observances and the General Assembly establishes them with a resolution.

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FROM CRISIS TO RECOVERY: THE ROLE OF THE EU POLICIES IN SUPPORTING MSMES

FROM CRISIS TO RECOVERY: THE ROLE OF THE EU POLICIES IN SUPPORTING MSMES

In the last 4-5 years, SMEs in the EU have recovered impressively from the effects of the global financial crisis. As a result of the recovery, between 2012 and 2016, the value of SMEs increased by 13.4%. SME employment also picked up between 2013 and 2014 and increased by 5.1 % by 2016.

FROM CRISIS TO RECOVERY: THE ROLE OF THE EU
POLICIES IN SUPPORTING MSMES

January 14, 2019

In the last 4-5 years, SMEs in the EU have recovered impressively from the effects of the global financial crisis. As a result of the recovery, between 2012 and 2016, the value of SMEs increased by 13.4%. SME employment also picked up between 2013 and 2014 and increased by 5.1 % by 2016.

While there are clear signs of an emerging start-up culture in the EU, recent years have revealed a need for more fast-growing businesses or scale-ups. On average in the EU-28, 9.2% of firms in the business economy’ were high-growth firms in 2014.

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