Internal displacements due to climate-related extreme weather events are soaring, with those in poorer countries more at risk.
The OECD’s latest global test of 15-year-olds in math, science, and reading revealed that Asian countries excel in education, with China and Singapore ranked first and second, respectively.
China’s “free from meat” market, has grown 33.5% since 2014 to be worth $9.7 billion last year, according to Euromonitor. It is set to reach $11.9 billion by 2023.
Could China's steps towards greater regulation of personal data collection by apps and internet companies contribute to a global legal framework?
Akin to Black Friday and Cyber Monday in the United States, Singles’ Day has grown to become the world’s biggest online sales event.
The globalization debate is often tinged with nationalism, self-interest, and lack of economic understanding, resulting in misguided public policies. Redressing the negative bias in the d...
Following the advice of classical economists has lead to a boom in China's economy. But how can other countries copy its success?
The escalating tariffs are having a mounting impact on global trade volumes, industrial production, capital formation and the tactic of relying exclusively on barriers to trade and protec...
Research conducted by the McKinsey Global Institute shows the extent to which the global center of gravity is shifting towards Asia.
Growing geopolitical pressures and a strong dollar are turning Chinese tourists away from traveling to the US.
China is marking 70 years since the Communist Party took control, a period in which its economy has changed beyond recognition.
More than 80% of global GDP is generated by countries with rapidly ageing populations. This fact will have profound consequences both economically and politically - as these countries' ex...
Changes in fuel sources, transportation methods, and embracing eco-friendly urbanization have all been paramount in allowing one of the fastest growing countries to be eco friendly.
We hear a lot about the impact of the trade war on goods – but what about its pervasive ramifications on different services sectors?
To explore Russia's strategy of developing closer ties with countries to its east, the World Economic Forum spoke to Yaroslav Lisovolik, Programme Director at the Valdai Discussion Club