The economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic will burden our societies for years to come, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development's (OECD) Secretary-General Angel Gurria warned.
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As we approach the end of 2019, many organisations and institutions publish their forecasts for the state of the world economy in 2020.
Ray Dalio, founder of the world’s largest hedge fund by assets under management, says gold is poised to be a top investment, as the era of low interest rates and quantitative easing comes to an end.
Will 2018 be a great year for the world economy?
On the occasion of an open letter signed by 116 founders of robotics and artificial intelligence companies from 26 countries which urges the United Nations to urgently address the challenge of lethal autonomous weapons (often called ‘killer robots’) and ban their use internationally, we present t
Stephen Hawking once told the BBC, “I think the development of full artificial intelligence could spell the end of the human race.” Elon Musk, a larger-than-life figure who risks where most don’t dare, could not agree more.
Mohammed Dewji is a Tanzanian businessman, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and former politician. He serves as the President and CEO of Mohammed Enterprises Tanzania Limited (METL), an industrial conglomerate founded by his father in the 1970s.
Asia’s richest person and Alibabas's founder and chairman Jack Ma has warned the world of the impending Third World War, which can be caused by new technologies such as artificial intelligence.
Jimmy Wales, an internet entrepreneur best known for co-founding Wikipedia, has launched Wikitribune, an online news platform aimed at countering the spread of fake news.