The South Korean government is launching a program dedicated to promoting young talent in emerging areas, including blockchain on August 10th, a press release confirmed today, August 9th.
The 2018 Innovative Growing Youth Talent Concentration Project is the second installment of the initiative following a successful inaugural round, which took place from 11 June to 10 July.
It is hosted by the Korean Ministry of Science and ICT and the Institute for Information and Communications Technology.
Participants will receive a six-one short training course covering blockchain applications and other technologies in various areas, with instructions starting mid-September.
The ultimate goal, explains the statement, is to reduce youth unemployment and bring talented people together with the right line of work  "Although the problem of youth unemployment is emerging as a social problem, the problem the lack of job matching is serious, "Young-Kyung Won, a
" Innovative growth through the promotion of young talent, will promote talents that match the level of vision of the company, will offer new opportunities for young people who are looking for jobs and actively support young people to create jobs. "
South Korea has continually sought to advance its blockchain integration in line with the major major economies of these jobs. ;year. The latest state-level plans emerged last week when the country's financial controller required a blockchain implementation for stock trading.