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South Africa: improve productivity and the efficiency of public spending to bolster living standards

South Africa needs to step up its reform efforts to avoid its economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic losing steam, according to a new...

United Kingdom: Accelerate structural reforms to keep recovery on track

After a strong post-pandemic recovery, the UK economy is facing slower growth with rising inflation and labour shortages exacerbated by Russia’s war of aggression...

Vietnam’s Economy Forecast to Grow 7.5% in 2022

Vietnam’s economic recovery accelerated over the last six months on the back of resilient manufacturing and a robust rebound in services. GDP growth is...

Financial education gaps are primary barrier to retail investing in capital markets

New research from the World Economic Forum finds that 40% of non-investors have chosen not to invest because they do not know how or...

Global economy: Outlook worsens as global recession looms

Still reeling from the COVID pandemic and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the global economy is facing an increasingly murky and uncertain outlook, according to...

Slow Moving Regulatory Decision Making for Cryptocurrency not Economically Favourable

A new study by the World Economic Forum suggests that the current, indecisive regulatory approach for both crypto and stablecoins poses the greatest risk...

Urgent nature action needed to salvage Sustainable Development Goals

The climate crisis, COVID-19 and the war in Ukraine are threatening to stall progress on several key environmental targets under the Sustainable Development Goals...

Governments seen as reliable post-pandemic but giving citizens greater voice is critical

People generally trust the reliability of government, but levels of trust vary significantly across institutions and few people feel they have a say in...

Reforms Can Support Inclusive Growth in Turbulent Economic Times

Reforms supported by investments in green and digital infrastructure and human capital can boost, and even double, the growth potential in some EU member...

World population to reach 8 billion this year, as growth rate slows

15 November 2022 is predicted to be the day that the global population reaches eight billion. The projection is revealed in the UN’s World...

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