GM agrees to provide US$3.6 billion funding to South Korean unit: South Korea
General Motors has agreed to provide US$3.6 billion in fresh funding to its troubled South Korean unit, higher than its previously proposed US$2.3 billion as part of a preliminary deal, South Korea said on Thursday.
Worldwide spending on information security is forecast to rise 8.7% and exceed $124 billion in 2019 according to a forecast from U.S. research firm Gartner, a member of the S&P 500 index. Privacy concerns are expected to “drive around 10%” of market demand for security services through 2019.
Internal activism is increasingly a factor to be taken into account by companies particularly in some industries, where an increasing number of employees are no longer willing to simply do what they are told and instead believe that they can and must act according to their own principles.