Africa-based vendors have started selling products on eBay’s US shopping site, sidestepping traditional trade rules.
Humanity has pushed Earth and ourselves to the brink of destruction - but there is growing evidence that we are beginning to head in the right direction.
There is a digital revolution in consumer industries. To survive in a new, more collaborative environment, players must reinvent themselves to drive inclusive growth for business and soci...
Humanity has created 8.3 billion tonnes of plastic – a figure that will quadruple by 2050 at the current rate of production, according to new research.
China's overall GDP growth may be slowing, but its consumer economy is still growing - and growing fast.
It's widely accepted that Artificial Intelligence (AI) will have a huge impact on our lives in the coming decades - but what's its value to the global economy?
Zhang Si talks about being a vegetarian in China, and what the online platform she started means for other vegans and vegetarians in the country.
The state congress has passed a bill that puts Hawaii on the path to universal basic income.
Over the past two decades, China's prevailing diet has shifted towards a Western diet, leaving the country short of land.
Rethinking the way we work will be crucial for job protection in emerging economies.
A company called Momentum Machines has raised a new round of venture funding as part of its quest to replace humans with robots in the kitchens of fast-food restaurants.
The idea of a guaranteed monthly income paid to everyone is gaining traction – but do the numbers add up?
Walmart is testing a giant self-service kiosk where customers can pick up online grocery orders without interacting with employees.
There are artificial intelligence opportunities for retailers to make money without cutting jobs, despite fears the future will see robots replace humans in the workplace.
The world's plastic problem, requires a global solution.