Latest News: The Biggest Sports Stadiums In The World

August 16, 2018

Over the next couple of weeks, the major European soccer leagues will get the new season started, beginning with the Premier League in England this weekend. Even though many people in UK consider... more.

Latest News: The World's Most Liveable Cities

August 16, 2018

If you want to move to the world's most liveable city, pack your bags and book a flight to Vienna. The Economist assessed 140 major cities worldwide on stability, healthcare, culture and... more.

Latest News: Banking sector dominates brand value ranking

July 5, 2018

Banks make up five of the ten most valuable brands in Australia this year, according to a study from WPP and Kantar Millward Brown naming Australia’s 40 most valuable brands. Despite the value... more.

Latest News: How Much Does OPEC Disagree On Oil Prices?

June 22, 2018

The last 12 months have witnessed a rally in oil prices. After bottoming out at around 40 dollars in June 2017, the price of the Brent barrel has almost doubled since then. The main exporters of... more.

Latest News: The World's Highest Paid Athletes

June 8, 2018

Having beaten Conor McGregor in their blockbuster fight last year, boxer Floyd 'Money' Mayweather is the highest earning athlete in the world over the last twelve months. The ten rounds he fought... more.

Latest News: Burgernomics: The Price of a Big Mac in Global Comparison

June 7, 2018

Invented by The Economist in 1986, the Big Mac index has ever since been the go to guide for burger connoisseurs to check purchasing-power parity around the globe. Even though it was never... more.

Latest News: Venezuela's Hyperinflation Problem In Perspective

May 30, 2018

At the beginning of this month, Venezuela's opposition-dominated National Assembly released a report showing that the country's annual inflation rate increased to a mind-blowing 13,779 percent... more.

Latest News: The World's Most Chosen Consumer Brands

May 18, 2018

According to the 2018 edition of Kantar Worldpanel's Brand Footprint report, Coca-Cola remains the most chosen FMCG brand in the world for the sixth year running. According to the report, which... more.

Latest News: Where Tourism Gives The Biggest Economic Boost

May 15, 2018

With the weather improving, summer is finally on the horizon. That means hotels, restaurants and attractions in tourist hotspots across the world are preparing themselves for a lucrative holiday... more.

Latest News: The Countries With The Highest Density Of Robot Workers

May 1, 2018

The rise of the machines has well and truly started. Data from the International Federation of Robotics reveals that the pace of industrial automation is accelerating across much of the developed... more.

Latest News: Facebook and Twitter Are Old News to Young People

April 12, 2018

When it comes to their social media preferences, U.S. teens are about as loyal as Brutus was to Caesar. Back in 2013, Facebook was still their social network of choice. In 2014, Instagram took the... more.

Latest News: The Global Rise of Bike Sharing

April 11, 2018

In recent years, bike-sharing services, especially so-called free-floating ones, where users can just park their bike wherever their ride ends, have seen a steep increase in popularity.... more.