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A study looks at whether citizens of 25 nations think their country is heading in the right direction.
These charts explore the middle class following a tumultuous year in 2016.
An economist at Boston University has come to two surprising conclusions about the relationship between technology and occupations.
The World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report looks at the biggest risks and challenges facing humanity.
Some of the most talked about technologies from the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.
Cash is still king - but for how long?
North Korea's internet may contain as few as 28 websites, according to a recent data leak from a national server.
The world of work is changing. But education systems aren't keeping up. A new World Economic Forum report outlines ways to remedy that.
Hundreds of mosques are going green in Morocco as part of a wider push towards renewable energy.
A look back at the biggest economic issues of 2016 using World Economic Forum data and reports.
A look at how much Europeans are spending on Christmas.
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This start-up wants to build passenger planes faster than Concorde, but with fares a fraction of the price.
Popular support for the EU has grown since the Brexit vote, and in Britain most of all, according to a new Bertelsmann poll.