Cities with a population between 0.5 million and 10 million will drive the world’s economic and population growth by 2025.
Autonomous vehicles set to be fastest-growing automotive sector with more than 11m sales by 2033, at a healthy compound annual growth rate of 76.09%.
While trade risks have come sharply into focus in recent months, asset manager State Street Global Advisors continue to see room for moderate global economic growth.
3D printing has found its application in different sectors of the power industry, both in building prototypes and in mainstream production, leading to process simplification and operational efficiency.
Asia can reap massive gains from the digital economy if there are right government policies.
Asia Pacific consumers are the most positive about their financial situation, with 70% feeling more optimistic than five years ago, followed by Africa and the Middle East (52%) and Latin America (49%).
As consumer spending eclipses trade in driving economic growth, the 21 economies of the Pacific rim are stepping up efforts to reduce tariffs, barriers in the services sector and bottlenecks in trade facilitation.
The economy in the Middle East is expected to grow this year by around 3.5 percent, according to the latest Global Economic Conditions Survey from ACCA.
Solid consumer confidence, willingness to buy, especially among young generations, expected to drive growth of 18 to 20 percent in China's luxury market.
China's economic rise is a model developing economies can adapt for local application, using shared policy lessons and experiences.