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Strategies for impact investing

Impact investments, which aim at a positive social impact as well as profit, are expected to reach $12.7 billion in 2014. Read our new report on the best strategies.

Saving energy through mobile phones

Mobile phones waste 70% of the electricity they use. Here's how one pioneering company plans to make them more energy efficient. 

Premier Li Keqiang on China's economy

Premier Li Keqiang of the People's Republic of China addressed the Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014, introduced by World Economic Forum's Founder and Executive Chairman Klaus Schwab.


An Insight, An Idea with Yao Chen

A conversation with actress and “Weibo queen” Yao Chen on the growing power of social media.

An Insight, An Idea with Yao Ming

What role does sport play in building healthy societies? A conversation with China's basketball legend Yao Ming.

The New Climate Context

At a key time for climate negotiations, how can we best work together to tackle the common threat of climate change?

Latest reports

The Global Competitiveness Report 2014 - 2015

The Global Competitiveness Report 2014-2015 looks at the... more


10 - 12 Sep 14
Tianjin, People's Republic of China