Can we renew a spirit of internationalism, now that we live in a world where no single country can be the guardian of globalization?
Under the theme Shaping the ASEAN Agenda for Inclusion and Growth, our forthcoming summit will convene regional and global leaders from business, government and civil society. As chair of ASEAN in 2015, Malaysia successfully ushered in the arrival of the ASEAN Economic Community, and the country ...
From a platform that lets Indian artisans sell baskets to Ikea to a piece of software slashing the rate at which vaccines are out of stock in Mozambique, technology can be a huge force for social good.
The world’s oceans should be on the agenda of the G7 summit in Japan, says Wendy Broadgate.
62% of openly gay people go back in the closet when they start work. Your instincts will tell you that success requires fitting in. Let me tell you right now, that instinct is wrong.
Forget divisive office politics. The future of work lies with cooperation, not competition.
This week's best stories on how the gender gap plays out around the world.
All over the world, the health sector is predicted to be the largest source of job creation for the next decade.
Ignoring a crisis and then demonizing its victims when they are forced to move is not a proper approach.
At the heart of Asia sits the dynamic region of ASEAN, also known as the Southeast Asian Association of Nations. Originally convened to address stability in the area, the alliance has evo...
To compete in South-East Asia, businesses need to assess how prepared they are for arguably one of the most diverse consumer markets in history.
Many Asian – including ASEAN – governments recognize the threat and are doing much to combat the rise in NCDs by educating the public about the risks of poor diet and physical inactivity,...
Improving access to data and social networks, and building applications on top of that, could help address some of Africa's major issues, writes Carlo Ratti.
Many schools in Latin America – and in the U.S. and around the world – continue to use antiquated models for education that do not serve 21st century students. And students are paying the...
Fighting graft in a challenging context is all about creative, positive ideas led by the next generation.
Janet Longmore about the youth who will lead the fourth industrial revolution through purpose-driven, digital, and inclusive solutions to gaps in systems and challenges in their communities.
Africa is uniquely positioned to apply the following lessons to ensure that technological progress doesn’t just create a new class of wealthy individuals, but drives socio-economic progre...
When multinationals and wealthy individuals don't pay their fair share of taxes in Africa, it robs the continent of resources that could transform the lives of millions.
We live in a world where crises are increasing. What have we learned about how corporations can help?
Top leadership stories from the past seven days.
On paper we have made great strides in fighting corruption. Nonetheless, citizens feel a disconnect. Why?
Would you take a ride in a self-driving car? They could soon be coming to a city near you.
Companies from all sectors across the globe are embracing “Industry 4.0”, or business in the digital age.
Concrete that can fix itself, roofing that can sweat and surfaces inspired by carnivorous plants are some of the radical new technologies in the construction industry.
While we recognize the historical rationale of GDP and its unintentional shortcomings, it's time for an alternative.
What are the 10 highest-valued private companies in the world?
As our technology and our society continues to advance at an incredible rate, the “online faith factor” is something that many people need and want in their wired world, says Christopher ...
Only 40% of Africans have a reliable energy supply, and just 20% have internet access. But the coming digital revolution will transform the continent.