After the recent success of the Regional Roaming Agreement, landmark progress on economic competitiveness and innovation has been achieved in the region.
Eden bonds - a newly proposed financial instrument - would fund rewilding projects at the same time as generating safe, long-term returns for institutional investors. Here's how they woul...
The European Central Bank has two vacant positions for the executive board, but who will fill them? The members must be able to influence the ECB on policy decisions to make a broader agr...
With a young and tech-savvy population, near double-digit growth and a modernizing, forward-facing economy, Bangladesh is open and ready for business, says the country's Prime Minister Sh...
Simply calling for “more infrastructure” is worse than insufficient. When it suggests more of the same, it’s simply wrong
From the Peak District to John O’Groats, nearly 1,300 kilometres of off-road ups and downs, forest trails and canal paths await two-wheeled adventurers in the UK. The newly launched Grea...
Africa has an enormous opportunity to take advantage of its abundance of natural resources, according to the 2019 edition of the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report.
The launch of the World Economic Forum’s Sub-Saharan Africa Risks Landscape report highlights the key challenges to the region.
African businesses must understand why the reasons why the Chinese have opted for lending rather than investment over the decade.
In the face of the affordable house shortage in the UK, one architect company is constructing homes out of shipping containers.
1 billion people worldwide currently live in slums - this is expected to reach 3 billion within the next 30 years. Is 'development' really helping them?
'Forecast-based funding', money in advance of an expected disaster, could help vulnerable people to avoid the worst losses, backers say.
As the WTO’s Aid for Trade initiative comes under review, here are the key issues to consider in the context of today's fast-changing global trading system
Will the spread of digital technologies will enable informal businesses to access wider markets?
Long-term scientific projects like CERN and the European fusion project ITER produce many discoveries in unexpected fields along the way.