As the ripple effects of the coronavirus pandemic are felt across the globe, the nature, pace and scope of China's Belt and Road Initiative will also be affected. Here's how.
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Ahead of International Mother Language Day 2020, UNESCO shares how some endangered languages at borders manage to thrive, promoting peace and empathy.
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Thanks to the internet, more women are benefitting from global trade.
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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...
Global tourism is growing, and there’s more of an emphasis on sustainability than ever before. Here are the 10 top destinations for 2020, according to the Lonely Planet.
Research shows children living in polluted cities have increased risk of Alzheimer's and cognitive decline.
From the rise of China to growing inequality, businesses must find a way of staying responsive to the challenges of the new era.
After three days in Dalian covering everything from the future of trade to the history of whales, here's a look back at some of the key moments from this year's Annual Meeting of the New ...