China and India, the two most populous countries in the world and Asia's economic giants, have had a chequered history.
The World Bank's Managing Director Sri Mulyani Indrawati has been appointed as the country's new finance minister, among a wider cabinet reshuffle.
Singapore's policymakers have long battled the country's low birth rate, but will little success so far.
The World Bank’s issued its latest set of forecasts for oil prices but interpreting the numbers may depend on your disposition.
World Bank President Jim Yong Kim says it's crucial that global institutions highlight the importance of global integration and trade.
Escalating health care costs are set to place an unsustainable burden on citizens, underlining the need for drastic reforms, according to the World Bank.
Beijing will be aggressive over the issue in the short term, experts say, but does want to get along with its neighbors.
The fallout from this latest attack will deal a serious blow to the euro area's tourism sector and fragile economic recovery.
While many investors have shunned emerging markets over their volatility, the post-Brexit world has made them suddenly much more attractive.
Former World Bank economist Pedro Pablo Kuczynski won 41,438 more votes than Keiko Fujimori in Peru's photo finish presidential election.
Gold rose more than one percent to a near three-week high on Wednesday, bolstered by a weaker dollar.
World Bank Development Prospects Director Ayhan Kose weighs in on worrying global trends, commodity markets, outlook for developing economies and global risks.
The World Bank slashed its 2016 global growth forecast on Wednesday to 2.4 percent from the 2.9 percent estimated in January.
The growth outlook cuts are mostly for commodity-exporting EMs, but things could improve as commodity prices rebound, says TAC Economics' Thierry Apoteker.
Slave labor and trafficking is rampant in the fishing industry. Here's what can be done to stop it, say top WEF officials.
American officials urged citizens to come forward before they become incriminated by the Panama Papers, reports NBC News.
Negative interest rates risk hitting consumer spending and undermining economic growth, said BlackRock CEO Larry Fink, the Financial Times reports.
Jim Yong Kim, president of the World Bank, talks about the importance of getting capital and finance into emerging and developing economies.
The IMF and World Bank are discussing possible financing aid for Azerbaijan to help it cope, the institutions said on Wednesday.
In its latest report, the bank has lowered its 2016 forecast for crude oil prices to $37 per barrel.