China's economic growth has slowed to its lowest rate in almost 3 decades.
A full-blown US-China tariff war could reduce global GDP growth to 2.8% in 2019, writes Mario Mesquita, chief economist at Itaú Unibanco.
Globalization 4.0 is the theme of Davos 2019 - but what were the three earlier waves of global trade?
Many in Washington appear increasingly to view China in adversarial terms; but is this justified? Can the two superpowers instead learn to set rivalries aside?
Stifled by its political systems and leadership challenges, the West will struggle to address its climate change targets by 2030. It is time to ask: how would the developing world do it?
Rising temperatures could have a significant impact on China's electricity demand, according to a new study.
The festival boasts ice sculptures, replicas of historical monuments and landmarks, and even hosts a freezing cold swimming event.
Surging market volatility and plunging trade growth have increased the risk of recession, writes IHS Markit's Chief Economist Dr Nariman Behravesh. Here are his top 10 forecasts for this ...
The spacecraft touched down on Thursday (3rd Jan) morning, becoming the first landing on the dark side of the moon ever.
What are the biggest events looming on the global agenda? Building on our Agenda Weekly email update, each month I look ahead at the stories and trends that will have the most impact. Thi...
China has cut the number of its citizens living in poverty, from more than 750 million people in 1990, to less than a million today.
Research into how we feel about teachers has uncovered some unexpected statistics: men respect teachers more than women, as do older people and parents.
R&D tax breaks are often offered to businesses to encourage innovation. This column uses evidence from a tax reform in China to study the relationship between tax enforcement and firm...
China is perfectly placed to innovate digital solutions for waste, especially in its fast-growing food industry.
You may have had the annual dilemma over which Christmas tree to buy - artificial or real. But which is better for the environment?