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Future of Consumption in Fast-Growth Consumer Markets: ASEAN

The World Economic Forum’s Platform on Shaping the Future of Consumption in collaboration with Bain & Company has just published the report: Future of Consumption in Fast-Growth Consumer Markets: ASEAN. This report sheds light on one of the fastest-growing economic regions in the world – ASEAN. ASEAN is expected to become the world’s fourth-largest economy …
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The Impact of COVID-19 on the Future of Advanced Manufacturing and Production

The World Economic Forum has just published the report: The Impact of COVID-19 on the Future of Advanced Manufacturing and Production: Insights from the World Economic Forum’s Global Network of Advanced Manufacturing Hubs. While powerful megatrends like global trade tensions, climate change, new technology innovations, and the current COVID-19 crisis impact all parts of the …
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Connecting Digital Economies: Policy Recommendations for Cross-Border Payments

The World Economic Forum has just published the report: Connecting Digital Economies: Policy Recommendations for Cross-Border Payments. The rapid expansion of access to digital payments has made it possible for consumers to conveniently make purchases for goods and services from merchants around the world. The current COVID-19 public health crisis will only accelerate digital trade …
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Cybersecurity Leadership Principles: Lessons Learnt During the COVID-19 Pandemic to Prepare for the New Normal

The World Economic Forum has just published the report: Cybersecurity Leadership Principles: Lessons learnt during the COVID-19 pandemic to prepare for the new normal. The world is experiencing an unprecedented crisis that is causing chaos in the global economy, disrupting supply chains, and transforming society. The new reality is accelerating business model transformation at a …
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COVID-19 Risks Outlook: A Preliminary Mapping and its Implications

Two new reports from the WEF team behind the annual Global Risks Report identify the headline risks, challenges and, encouragingly, the opportunities the world is facing as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, with the aim of raising awareness, fostering widespread debate and enabling better decision-making. Based on the perceptions of 350 of the world’s …
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Impact of COVID-19 on the Global Financial System

As the human and economic costs of the COVID-19 pandemic have unfolded, the global financial system has been both a source of strength—with banks and fintechs helping distribute support to small businesses and households in need—and an area of potential risk, with record levels of market volatility and growing concern around credit losses. Governments, central …
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Fostering Effective Energy Transition 2020 Edition

The year 2020 marks the beginning of the “decade of delivery” on energy transition. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has put a stop to business as usual, setting off a chain of events disrupting all sectors – including energy. The current status of the energy transition and progress in multistakeholder collaboration have been slow to achieve …
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Understanding Value in Media: Perspectives from Consumers and Industry

The disruption of the media industry, with the rise of social media, the digitization of content and the increase in mobile consumption has changed traditional funding models beyond recognition. The role of media historically has been central to the making of society and the construction of identity. At this dark moment for humanity, threatened by …
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Guidelines for City Mobility: Steering towards Collaboration

How people and goods get around our cities is undergoing considerable change. As new mobility options are introduced, cities and communities are trying to lower emissions, improve safety and increase affordability and accessibility of transport networks. Cities, mobility partners, and communities are taking a systems perspective to rethink the movement of people and goods. Developed …
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The Global Risks Report 2020

The World Economic Forum has recently published the Global Risk Report 2020. The 15th edition of the World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report is published as critical risks are manifesting. The global economy is facing an increased risk of stagnation, climate change is striking harder and more rapidly than expected, and a fragmented cyber space …
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