On any rational cost-benefit basis, investing in preparedness, whether for pandemics or natural hazards, is possibly one of the best investments any country can make. A dollar spent on…

Abhas Jha |

A growing number of Malaysians, especially those in urban areas, feel that they have trouble making ends meet. Addressing the cost of living issue in the country will require the right combination…

Richard Record |

Moldova frequently experiences severe weather events such as storms, floods, extreme temperatures and droughts. And, due to climate change, it is projected that the country will face more extreme…

Daniel Werner Kull |

В Молдове часто происходят опасные погодные явления – бури, паводки, экстремальные температуры и засухи. В будущем, по прогнозам, в стране все чаще будут происходить экстремальные погодные явления…

Daniel Werner Kull |

Moldova este frecvent ținta unor fenomene meteorologice adverse severe, cum ar fi furtunile, inundațiile, temperaturile extreme sau secetele.

Daniel Werner Kull |

From Canada to Kenya, nearly every country struggles to provide housing for all its residents. It’s a goal that has become a moving target: Migration – both rural-to-urban and cross-border – is…

Luis Triveno, Olivia Nielsen |

As one of the key foundations for manufacturing, trade and growth, logistics is a strategic component of every economy. The sector can also contribute significantly to job creation. For example,…

Yin Lam |

Photo by World/Bank The purpose of any education system is to equip learners with the ability to live a fulfilling and productive life. Currently, East Asia is home to seven of the top ten…

Raja Bentaouet Kattan, May Bend |

Sedang Malaysia menghampiri status negara berpendapatan tinggi, ia perlu peka akan aspek pembangunan yang lebih luas tetapi tidak tercakup dalam angka pertumbuhan GDP. Foto: Getty Images/Anadolu…

Richard Record |

As Malaysia moves closer towards achieving high-income country status, it is important to be aware of the broader aspects of development that are not captured by GDP growth.  (Photo: Getty Images/…

Richard Record |