Category Archives: City

Report: Mitigating Political & Regulatory Risk for Successful Infrastructure Projects

The world’s huge infrastructure demand cannot be met by the public sector alone; private investors and operators are needed, but they worry about political and regulatory risk. Today, political and regulatory risk takes many forms – from community protests to … Continue reading

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World’s Biggest Brainstorming Meeting on the Global Agenda Opens

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 9 November 2014 – The World Economic Forum Summit on the Global Agenda, the world’s biggest brainstorming meeting, bringing together more than 1,000 experts from 80 countries on the most pressing global challenges, opened today. “There … Continue reading

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CITY LEADERS TO CONVERGE AT WORLD CITIES SUMMIT MAYORS FORUM TO SHARE ON COMMON CHALLENGES AND SOLUTIONS

First time event is held outside Singapore 1st June 2013, Singapore – The next annual World Cities Summit (WCS) Mayors Forum will be held in Bilbao, Spain, from 13 to 15 June 2013. A flagship event under the World Cities … Continue reading

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IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde Emphasizes Asia, China Role in Global Recovery

10th Nov. 2011 – Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) emphasized the important role of Asia, and especially China, in achieving global economic recovery. “The rise of Asia in the global economy is really the … Continue reading

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