Also in this week's round-up of top global stories: how Islamic finance works and why Macron succeeded and Hillary failed.
With the right leadership, planning and determined execution, no urban challenge in the United Arab Emirates is too big to be overcome.
Governments must stop silencing young activists and instead work with them to respond to human rights issues. The key question is - how?
Planning for success without planning for the rights of women is an unequal formula doomed to fail.
Effective, long-term change in managing NCDs will only be achievable if all sectors of society – public, private and the individual – truly work together.
A comprehensive digital strategy could add $1 trillion to ASEAN’s GDP over the next decade. If the region is to achieve this growth, then security is fundamental.
The same technology that made Nigeria famous for cybercrime is now bringing jobs and opportunities to the country's digitally enabled young.
Digital transformation is a powerful tool for companies and societies. But the divergence of Africa’s economies means the region faces additional challenges when it comes to embracing the...
Mark Zuckerberg has added more detail to Facebook's long-term plan - especially for augmented reality.
With an extensive and robust network, a way to connect with each other, and a commitment to education, Latin America has an unprecedented opportunity to rise to the top of the market and ...
Digital technology is a defining feature of modern life. In 2016, there were 3.4 billion internet users and 3.8 billion unique mobile users. On average, people spend six hours a day online.
Also in this week's round-up of top global stories: data without privacy laws and the people who spend six hours a day commuting.
Globe-trotting baby boomers will remain a critical demographic for the global tourism industry for years to come.
With modern technologies and the right tools, we can construct a new framework for the future of travel to keep us connected and make us all safer.
As the Fourth Industrial Revolution marches forward, there is one dimension that needs to be addressed: regulation.