Economic

Poverty rate in India was slashed, says report, but globally 1.2bn still poor

The FINANCIAL -- Index shows 1 in 5 people in the developing world living in multidimensional poverty. Hundreds of millions lack…

1 month ago

PwC announces record global revenues of US$50 billion

PwC firms around the world achieved gross revenues of US$50.3 billion – up 13.4% in local currency and 11.4% in…

2 months ago

Why some countries lead – and others lag – in the race to clean energy: Study

A new analysis published in the journal Science explores the politics that influence some countries to adopt cleaner sources of…

2 months ago

Driving high? Chemists make strides toward a marijuana breath analyzer

A UCLA chemist and colleagues are now a step closer to their goal of developing a handheld tool similar to…

2 months ago

Will the U.S. economy fall into recession in 2023?

The U.S. economy has little chance of falling into a recession this year or next unless the Federal Reserve raises…

2 months ago

Balancing economic policy outcomes for sustainable development

The FINANCIAL -- Researchers at the University of Manchester have published new research which seeks to allow policymakers to identify…

2 months ago

Colliers announces entry into automatic share purchase plan

The FINANCIAL-- Colliers International Group Inc. (“Colliers”) announced today that it has established an automatic share purchase plan (“ASPP”) in…

2 months ago

One in four companies globally have suffered a data breach that cost them US$1 – 20 million or more in the past three years

The FINANCIAL -- One in four companies (27%) globally have suffered a data breach that cost them US$1- 20 million…

2 months ago

100 Million People in America Are Saddled With Health Care Debt

Elizabeth Woodruff drained her retirement account and took on three jobs after she and her husband were sued for nearly…

3 months ago

While Inflation Takes a Toll on Seniors, Billions of Dollars in Benefits Go Unused

Millions of older adults are having trouble making ends meet, especially during these inflationary times. Yet many don’t realize help…

3 months ago

British Airways announces September Sale for flights and Holidays.

The FINANCIAL -- British Airways and British Airways Holidays have launched their September sale, with reductions made across a range…

3 months ago

What is driving global supply chain bottlenecks?

The FINANCIAL -- Bottlenecks in the world economy have been a key reason for high inflation among traded goods. This…

3 months ago

Reflections on the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022

The FINANCIAL -- Over the weekend of the 6th through 7th of August 2022, US senators voted through the night…

4 months ago

Global events threaten financial market stability

The FINANCIAL -- Globally-significant events have driven recent financial market volatility and contributed to the emergence of a risk-off environment, according…

5 months ago

M&A market down, but hardly out, in the first half of 2022

The FINANCIAL --  Merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in the first half of 2022 resets to pre-pandemic levels of approximately…

5 months ago