Opinion

Emerging technologies

These and other amazing technologies are rapidly transforming our world, and the businesses that can produce and make use of them are flourishing.

Through the lens of conflict

From a neo-realistic point of view, one can reasonably infer that the magnitude of the Russo-Ukraine conflict will not only envelop the economic world with tremors but that the aftershocks of this dispute will reach the BRI and in essence CPEC and Pakistan as well.

A political conversation

Much of this is true. At the UN General Assembly, African countries formed a significant proportion of countries either abstaining from or opposing a resolution to condemn the Russian actions.

East Asia’s inclusive growth model

Looking forward, China is finding out that it no longer has a competitive advantage in producing labour-intensive goods. ICT and decline in communication costs have allowed it to divide the tasks that are in line with their advantage.