Festival organisers admit they didn't foresee a pandemic scenario but for next year's editions, they'll have backup plans
The new guidelines are aimed at easing restrictions in areas with low transmission of the coronavirus, while holding the line in harder-hit locations.
The winners of World Press Photo 2020 have been announced. Check out work from some of the world's leading photojournalists here.
The International Monetary Fund has given a bleak assessment in its World Economic Outlook briefing on COVID-19.
The IMF has declared a global recession and urged countries in need of financial help to request it sooner rather than later
They've been put forward as a way of financing the coronavirus fight and rebuilding economies. But what are 'corona bonds'?
A sustainable society is an inherently resilient society with a broad-based economy, making it much better equipped to face a pandemic threat than a globalised, grow-forever consumer society.
The EU is looking at different ways of how to help businesses and workers weather the economic storm created by coronavirus uncertainty.
Business line looks at why is the coronavirus making some travellers nervous, what are the automotive offerings for 2020, and what does it take to run a successful private-members’ business club.
Emmanuel and Brigitte Macron walked hand-in-hand on Paris' Champs-Elysees on Monday "to send a message of confidence to the French economy" amid coronavirus.
Rather than a top-down solution crafted in Washington DC (a strategy that has failed for three decades), the world should focus on “quick wins” to reinvigorate the Palestinian economy and increase startup programmes, business ties and social integration between Israelis and Palestinians.
"To think that we might accept EU supervision on so-called level playing field issues simply fails to see the point of what we are doing", the British negotiator David Frost said in a speech he gave on a visit to Brussels.
France is to ban the culling of male chicks and the castrating of piglets without anaesthesia in a move welcomed by animal welfare groups.
Angola seeks to attract foreign investment in Davos. The nation is in no short of wealth, but unemployment and poverty have fertile ground.
"It’s not about giving handouts, it’s about giving a hand up," said the CEO of a philanthropic organisation in Africa.
About 100 protesters marched through a Hong Kong mall shouting, “Liberate Hong Kong!” and “Return to the mainland!”
Europeans, Iran to cross swords at nuclear talks
The European Union's proposed "carbon border tax" on imports could introduce uncertain and harmful factors to otherwise friendly cooperation in climate talks, an adviser to China's negotiating team at a United Nations conference said on Wednesday.
Facebook issues first correction notice at Singapore's request
France is said to be seriously considering enacting a mechanism in the 2015 nuclear treaty with Iran, which would lead to UN sanctions.
Protesters clashed violently with vehicles of the security force in Santiago on Thursday when the demonstrations that shook Chile moved to its second month.
Europe dominates the ranking with 15 of the world's 20 most inclusive cities located on the Old Continent.
In his new book “A Bit of Everything: Power, People, Profits and Progressive Capitalism for an Age of Discontent”, Professor Stiglitz argues that capitalism needs to be transformed if it is to meet the challenge of creating a more equal society.
German economy grows by shock 0.1%
A Reuters poll has found that sterling would bounce in the case of a Conservative win in the UK election, whereas a Labour win would see the opposite.
A team of French volunteers have found engine fragments that fell from an Airbus A220 during a mid-air engine explosion in July.