The World Economic Forum in the news
The Global Competitiveness Report is attracting coverage around the world: India continues to climb (Wall Street Journal), Brexit vote puts Britain’s competitiveness at risk (The Guardian), Hong Kong slips two spots (South China Morning Post), Declining openness a ‘major threat’ (Deutsche Welle).
Africa may get a $7.6 billion train line. The Forum is helping the African Development Bank find investors. (Bloomberg)
Universities need to train engineers for the new economy. The Future of Jobs Report helps explain why. (The Hindu)
Can the oil shock kickstart Saudi Arabia’s tech sector? Cites Global Information Technology Report. (ZDNet)