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Youth unemployment across the wealthy Middle East is one of the region's greatest challenges and liabilities, WEF warns.
Experts in the killer virus warned CNBC that airport screening was unlikely to prevent another potential victim from entering the U.S.
The risk of civil unrest disrupting business has risen in 1/5 of the world, with Hong Kong protests leading the way, says a new report.
The IMF has downgraded its global growth forecast for both this year and next, as a divergence emerges between economies.
Experts are concerned that autonomous vehicles could be susceptible to sinister cybercriminal activity.
The Ebola epidemic could have “significant implications” for commodities, Deutsche Bank warned, as deaths top 3,300.
The sharp rise in income inequality across the world is one of the most worrying developments of the past 200 years the OECD said on Thursday.
Economist Nouriel Roubini has revealed the key flashpoints that are keeping him up at night, which he believes could hit "rationally complacent" financial markets.
A “poisonous combination” of low economic growth and high debt could catapult the world into its next crisis, led by China.
Governments are at risk of being infected by their own kind of "moral hazard" just as damaging as the mindset that led to the financial crisis, Citi analysts warn.
The world's attention may have shifted to U.S. airstrikes on Syria, but West Africa continues to be ravaged by the worst outbreak of Ebola.
The increasing frequency and severity of extreme weather events could cost the world $421 billion yearly by 2030, the Red Cross warned.
CNBC highlights the three key areas that the Bank of England believes could pose a threat with well-known voices in the industry adding to the argument.
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Despite India's huge talent pool of graduates, few are equipped with skills to be gainfully employed.
Even by summer's low stock volume standards, this year has been light, culminating in a "dismal" August leaving volumes down year-on-year.
Everyone knows the danger hackers pose to networks, but most people don't consider themselves to be the actual hacking risk.
Eugene Kaspersky, CEO of Kaspersky CEO, says that terrorists will soon start to use cyber tools for their crimes and discusses digital payments following the launch of Apple Pay.
China's economy is set to suffer a further slowdown in 2015 as rebalancing pains become more acute.
There are a deck of "wild cards" that could trip up the global economy in the coming year, experts warned at the World Economic Forum in Tianjin, China.
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