World Review | Analysis and insights from experts on global affairs - covering issues in economics, politics, defence and security, and energy.

Analysis and insights from experts on world affairs - reliable and unbiased

  • Log in
    Log in with Xing
    OR LOG IN using our form
    Not a member?
    Register Here
  • Register
    Register with World Review to create your personal profile, where you can receive recommended content, follow our experts and collect your favourite reports.
    • English
    • Deutsch
Latest Updates
Ebola takes its toll on Guinea’s economy

Ebola takes its toll on Guinea’s economy

GUINEA’S President Alpha Conde has implemented key economic and security reforms in what is one of [...]

How Africa profits from the great haul of China

How Africa profits from the great haul of China

A QUARTER of the world’s population will live in Africa by 2050. Its vast mineral wealth and [...]

Searching for face-saving compromise in Greek debt crisis

Searching for face-saving compromise in Greek debt crisis

GREEK Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and finance minister Yanis Varoufakis are negotiating a way out [...]

Vested interests are the real winners in Japan’s polls

Vested interests are the real winners in Japan’s polls

JAPANESE Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s gamble to call a snap election after only two years in office [...]

Europe’s QE could be excuse to delay reforms

Europe’s QE could be excuse to delay reforms

MARIO Draghi has launched the European Central Bank’s ultimate and most powerful monetary weapon, [...]

Weak euro and cheap oil could spur eurozone growth

Weak euro and cheap oil could spur eurozone growth

WHILE most commentators have been following the presentation of the European Central Bank’s [...]

Oil raises Kenya’s prospects for growth

Oil raises Kenya’s prospects for growth

CONFIDENCE is rising in Kenya. Despite the continuing presence of security threats, East Africa's [...]

Debt ‘vultures’ still hovering as Argentina prepares for polls

Debt ‘vultures’ still hovering as Argentina prepares for polls

AS THE summer holidays begin in Argentina, its economy drifts further into recession. Meanwhile the [...]

Weakness of euro currency could boost good business

Weakness of euro currency could boost good business

THE EURO is continuing to weaken and has dropped almost 18 per cent against the American dollar in [...]

Purges and power struggles on China’s slow road to reform

Purges and power struggles on China’s slow road to reform

XI JINPING, China’s President, is best known for two things. One is his ‘tigers and flies’ campaign [...]

Greece is broke but questions over new bailout

Greece is broke but questions over new bailout

GREECE is making headlines again. Its latest political crisis means the country faces new elections [...]

Contrasting economic outlook for Europe and US in 2015

Contrasting economic outlook for Europe and US in 2015

THE RALLYING cry on international financial markets over the last few weeks has been ‘prudence’. [...]

Crime thrives as Peru’s gold star loses its shine

Crime thrives as Peru’s gold star loses its shine

PERU has been one of Latin America’s star economic performers, but the end of the global cycle of [...]

TPP stalls as China and South Korea agree tariff-free deals

TPP stalls as China and South Korea agree tariff-free deals

THE AMBITIOUS Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) project, aimed at establishing a comprehensive free- [...]

Economic trouble for Ghana – Africa’s ‘rising star’

Economic trouble for Ghana – Africa’s ‘rising star’

GHANA was seen as a role model for sub-Saharan Africa based on a rare combination of stability, [...]

How Russia will cope with falling oil prices

How Russia will cope with falling oil prices

THE DOLLAR price of oil has dropped about 45 per cent in less than six months. Unsurprisingly, net [...]

China becoming a player in the innovation game

China becoming a player in the innovation game

CHINA is often derided as the great imitator, a maker of cheap fakes and an intellectual property [...]

Ukraine's financial timebomb set to explode

Ukraine's financial timebomb set to explode

UKRAINE'S viability as a sovereign state is in doubt. The prospect of a default by Kiev, and the [...]

This small advertisement space could deliver big results for your Company.
Click here for more details.

close Item successfully added to list Add Description
Add a new playlist
If you choose to set your list as "public", it will be featured in the website's right sidebar for a while, allowing other community members to access it. Setting it as "private" would keep it for your own reference. In both cases, your lists are always accessible via the "My World Review" page.