The future consumer

Health is a priority for all three of the world’s new consumer groups, says Erwan Rambourg.

Could the sweet spot turn sour?

The global economic recovery is set to continue. But risks remain – including protectionism.

The changing face of Southeast Asia

Demographic shifts and accelerating urbanisation will shape the region’s economic development.

The data dilemma

How much personal information are people willing to share – and how can companies earn trust?

China sets a green example

The Belt and Road Initiative could be a chance to showcase high standards in sustainable design.

Re-energising the world

The move to a post-fossil fuel world needs a major shift in infrastructure, says Stephen King.

The global inequality challenge

Tackling inequality could support long-term economic growth, says Janet Henry.

Will technology overtake freight firms?

Technology is as much an opportunity as a threat for freight operators, says Edward Stanford.

Asians invest in Asia

Asian savers are putting more money into equities and bonds as their wealth increases.

Getting the global balance right

Central banks are grappling with tough decisions, even while financial markets show optimism.