Pandemic risks creating economic winners and losers

The pandemic risks creating economic winners and losers and will stunt progress on climate action over the next five years, the World Economic Forum (WEF) said.

In particular, vaccine inequality will make economic recover uneven globally, which threatens Read more

Global GDP could rise over 4 per cent in 2022

Global GDP could rise over 4 per cent in 2022, but risks abound, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU).

While different regions will recover at varying speeds, global risks could derail growth everywhere.

Divided world

First, the Read more

Risk of recession looms

Many countries could be plunged into recession if the coronavirus extends into the summer.  The European Commission (EC) recently revised its 2020 forecasts downwards, for example.

“Assuming an extension of the health crisis up to the beginning of Read more

A third of companies still to mitigate supply chain risk

A third of companies are still to mitigate supply chain risk, according to ICSA: The Governance Institute.

ICSA’s Bellwether Summer 2017 survey of FTSE 350 companies asked, “has your board actively sought to review its supply chain risks, including Read more