Tax havens have come under scrutiny as governments scramble to fill their coffers. What, if anything, should be done about them? Simon Wilson reports.
The number of people who don’t have electricity in their home has fallen below one billion for the first time ever.
An awful lot of people think globalisation can only go in one direction – forwards. They’re wrong, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
John Stepek looks to the global economy’s most important charts to if they can shed any light on the direction of the world’s markets.
As central-bank largesse comes to an end, stocks are starting to look very highly valued indeed. Marina Gerner reports.
Once a sleepy backwater, the country embraced the credit boom with gusto. Then came the crunch. Ten years on, the economy is back on its feet and its prospects look good, says Simon Wilson.
Economics and history didn’t end with the fall of communism after all. TS Lombard’s Charles Dumas tells Merryn Somerset Webb where they’re going next.
Investors enjoyed a 25% increase in the Philippines’ benchmark index in 2017. This year, however, has been a disappointment.
There’s water everywhere, but if there is to be a drop to drink in the future, big changes will be needed. Investors can help keep the taps running, says Stuart Watkins.
Australia has announced plans to restrict some skilled migrants from living in its largest cities.
The disappearance of a critic has sparked a storm. Matthew Partridge reports.