The Economist Intelligence Unit - Latest News [Page 1]

Auckland Tops The Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU) Global Liveability Ranking; 8 Asia-Pacific Cities Make The Top Ten

Thursday, 10 June 2021, 6:16 am | The Economist Intelligence Unit

The EIU’s long-standing Global Liveability Ranking finds that the COVID-19 pandemic caused global liveability to plummet Eight Asia-Pacific cities dominate the top ten, including Osaka (2nd), Adelaide (3rd), Wellington and Tokyo (joint 4th), Perth (6th), ... More >>

Western Powers Have Lost The Vaccine Diplomacy Battle

Wednesday, 28 April 2021, 5:31 pm | The Economist Intelligence Unit

New report by The Economist Intelligence Unit (The EIU) outlines strategy, goals and risks behind Russia and China’s successful vaccine diplomacy drive. China and Russia have been sending millions of doses of coronavirus vaccines to developing ... More >>

Japan, South Korea And Taiwan Upgraded To "Full Democracies" In The EIU's 2020 Democracy Index

Thursday, 4 February 2021, 7:08 am | The Economist Intelligence Unit

Taiwan rose up the Democracy Index rankings by 20 places, to 11th place globally and 3rd regionally, making a spectacular entry to the “full democracy” category. Hong Kong dropped down the rankings by 12 places, becoming a “hybrid regime” ... More >>

Four In Ten Asian Executives Say Being Openly LGBT Would Hinder One’s Career, According To New EIU Research

Tuesday, 8 December 2020, 6:25 am | The Economist Intelligence Unit

Nearly half of respondents say enacting more LGBT-friendly workplace policies and practices presents a business opportunity Three in five respondents believe the business world has a fundamental imperative to drive change around LGBT diversity and inclusion ... More >>

Paris And Zurich Displace Singapore And Osaka, Joining Hong Kong As The World’s Most Expensive Cities

Thursday, 19 November 2020, 8:09 am | The Economist Intelligence Unit

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) reveals the world’s most expensive cities, assessing COVID-19’s impact on global prices and income: Hong Kong remains the only Asian city in the top spot, with Paris and Zurich displacing Singapore and Osaka ... More >>

Covid-19 Causes Most G7 Countries To Lose Four Years Of Economic Growth

Wednesday, 15 July 2020, 6:44 pm | The Economist Intelligence Unit

A new report by The Economist Intelligence Unit (The EIU) shows that BRICS and G7 countries have lost several years of economic output because of the pandemic. The EIU expects the global economy to recover to pre-coronavirus levels in 2022. However, ... More >>