Biotech, artificial intelligence and 3D printing are among the things that the people at the the World Economic Forum in Davos think will change our future
This year’s World Economic Forum has opened in the Swiss ski resort of Davos in a climate of uncertainty as stock markets around the world experience
Concerns about global growth are alive and kicking. Commodity currencies took a beating on Friday (January 15) as oil prices fell back below 30
On the season finale of Business Middle East we summarise a volatile year and discuss the 2016 forecast for global and MENA markets with Nour Eldeen
The Paris-based Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has issued another gloomy outlook for the global economy, its second in a row
The Federal Reserve, Bank of of England and the People’s Bank of China. three central banks play a hugely influential role in the performances of the
The outlook for the world economy is less bright than it was a few months ago, according to the OECD. The Paris-based Organisation for Economic
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The themes of the panel were a more
It’s been a truly roller-coaster week on the world’s stock markets. The panic selling that took hold in China and elsewhere earlier in the week
Income inequality in industrialised countries is now at its highest level in 50 years
Here’s a warning for the global economic outlook, issued by the International Monetary Fund: the US, UK and India cannot alone relaunch the world’s
The new season of Business Middle East looks at the world’s most important economic events as they affect the Middle East, with central banks in focus
The global response to the worst Ebola outbreak in history is a key topic at the World Economic Forum.
The UN’s World Food Programme is feeding
Falling oil prices and sanctions are pressuring Russia's economy. The International Monetary Fund says this is an opportunity for the country to enact reforms.
Growth in China has slowed to its lowest rate in more than 20 years and its economy is expected to lose more momentum in 2015. Growth of 7.4 percent
As the World Economic Forum prepares to get underway at Davos in Switzerland, the charity Oxfam has published a report claiming that by 2016 half of
The energy sector was constantly in the headlines in 2014 as the world saw the biggest drop in crude oil prices in very a long time.
A slowdown in
For many financial markets 2014 was a difficult year, but there are some positive elements moving forward, and a long wish list for the upcoming
Business Middle East this week take a closer look at the International Monetary Fund’s latest predictions. A pessimistic IMF has lowered its
Richard Branson is one of Britain’s and the world’s most successful entrepreneurs. His maverick style has taken him to extremes, not only in business
Montecarlo, in the Principality of Monaco, hosted the sixth edition of the World Policy Conference (WPC). Debates and workshops were centred around
A more competitive Europe is the European dream in these days of austerity. But how to achieve it is always the question.
In this week’s Real
The guardian of global growth and economic stability has set its sites lower for the coming year in its twice-yearly World Economic Outlook. The
The World Trade Organisation (WTO), was set up 20 years ago with the aim of creating a prosperous and unified global trading block. That has not
There has been plenty of soul searching and remorse in the wake of last month’s deadly tradegy at a Bangladesh clothing factory, but will there be
As part of the Women’s Forum in Deauville, one particular section was dedicated to young talent. “Rising Talents” is a growing initiative that