Economy & Finance

China 2019 - Closing Remarks

Remarks by - Børge Brende, President, World Economic Forum - Jin Guowei, Vice-Mayor of Dalian, People's Republic of China - Jin Xiangjun,...

China 2019 - The Quest for Leadership 4.0

The sweeping technology changes of the Fourth Industrial Revolution are profoundly changing the ways governments and businesses operate. How can...

China 2019 - What do investors need to know about Cybersecurity?

Companies currently do not have the right incentive structure to prioritize security. The cybersecurity challenges that we face today have arisen...

China 2019 - The Future of the Belt and Road Initiative

Since the launch of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) in 2013, China has signed cooperation agreements with 126 countries and 29 international...

China 2019 - China's New Business Leaders

Within only four decades, many Chinese business leaders have grown from self-taught factory managers to highly sophisticated international tycoons....

China 2019 - Rethinking Capitalism

What would you do to change capitalism as we know it? Join Jennifer Lyn Morone to discover how to bring about a data-dignified world and improve...

China 2019 - Tech for Good: Empowering AI Leadership

AI holds the promise of making organizations 40% more efficient by 2035, potentially unlocking $14 trillion in economic value. As AI enters more...

China 2019 - How can individuals safely engage with new banking technologies?

Technological advances are reshaping financial services and changing financial literacy needs around the world. The opportunity to apply for credit...

Kanye West And The Creative Process Behind His Adidas Yeezy Shoes | Forbes

Kanye West is the third highest-earning celebrity on Earth. Mostly due to his Yeezy line with Adidas, Forbes pegs his pretax income at $150 million...

Trump officials promote pressure campaign on Iran

Read more at https://on.ft.com/2Jlivgm Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told attendees at an evangelical summit that the Trump administration has...

Turkish lira sheds 2% in wake of central banker's sacking

Governor Murat Cetinkaya's removal came after clash over pace of interest rate change drew howls of outrage. His three years in office were marred...

French economic elites see choppy waters ahead

At the annual gathering in Aix-en-Provence, France's top economists and business executives' talk to FT's Harriet Agnew and share their views of...

Bill Gates calls Steve Jobs a 'wizard' who saved Apple

Steve Jobs was a wizard who "cast spells on people" to help keep Apple afloat during the company's darkest days, according to longtime rival Bill...

China 2019 - How to Design and Scale the Factory of the Future in Asia

Factories around the world are changing. The World Economic Forum’s global community of “Lighthouses” are manufacturing sites leading the way in...