Topic : Asia

  • Photo illustration of a computer mouse illuminated by a projection of a Chinese flag Forum Article

    Alibaba and the rise of China’s internet giants

    For years, Westerners pictured it as the creation of a snake charmer from a Persian souk. But this week, when the… more

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    Top 27 photos from #amnc14

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Pedestrians walk under red lanterns which was recently installed as Chinese New Year decorations, at Pudong Financial Area in Shanghai Forum Event

    Why China is embracing the circular economy

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Chimneys are seen through a window at a coal-fired power plant on a hazy day in Shimen county Forum Article

    Don’t be surprised if China puts a cap on carbon

    In China – the world’s largest emitter of carbon dioxide – policy-makers have been discussing the possibility of… more

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    Top 11 photographs from day one of #amnc14

    A selection of the top photographs taken during the first day of the Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014 in… more

  • Chinese Premier Li Keqiang speaks next to Klaus Schwab, founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum (WEF), during a session of the WEF in the Chinese port city of Tianjin Forum Article

    Professor Klaus Schwab’s opening speech to #amnc14

    This is the transcript of Professor Klaus Schwab's address at the Opening Plenary of the Annual Meeting of the New… more

  • The moon is seen framed between skyscrapers in Astana Strategic Foresight Article

    What will Central Asia look like in 2035?

    In his 2013 opus How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia, Mohsin Hamid documents the fate of an ambitious emerging market… more

  • People wait for the New Year tree to be lit up in Tbilisi Forum Article

    Why Georgia must work closely with its neighbours

    Collaborating with neighbours is vital for any country to ensure sustainable development. The example of Georgia is one… more

  • The Baiterek is seen in Astana Strategic Foresight Article

    2 key challenges for Eurasia

    As an economic policy adviser and someone who teaches policies for competitiveness, I often wonder which policies… more

  • RTX13YRG Forum Article

    3 ways China can tool up for digital jobs

    Technological transformation is rapidly changing China’s economy as well as the economies of other developing markets… more

  • Scientist Nancy Tang inspects stents in a laboratory at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in Silver Spring Forum Event

    Why curiosity matters

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • A family rides a bicycle past a palace in the Forbidden City in Beijing, Women Leaders & Gender Parity Event

    China can and must close its gender gap

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Forum Article

    Three steps for China on liberalizing capital

    The rest of the world has a huge stake in how China manages its tricky transition from a state of binding capital… more

  • RTR2KJPK Forum Event

    Can China be a leader in the circular economy?

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Forum Article

    How China can avoid a hard landing

    It is now widely accepted that the recent global financial crisis was actually a balance sheet crisis. Long periods of… more

  • Man talks on a mobile phone near the Pudong financial district in Shanghai Young Global Leaders Event

    Why Created in China is the new Made in China

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • People walk past a lantern decorated with a dragon pattern ahead of the Lantern Festival at Yu Yuan Garden in downtown Shanghai Young Global Leaders Event

    Has China’s growth only just begun?

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • To match Interview CHINA-HEALTH/ Forum Event

    How can China ensure healthcare for all?

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China