Policymakers must reconsider their priorities and put significant improvements to people's living standards at the heart of their economic policies, according to the findings of the World Economic Forum's (WEF) Inclusive and Development Report 2017.
A technician for Essilor making lenses at a factory in France. The merger would combine Essilor with Luxottica, whose brands include Ray-Ban and Oakley.
Indian migrant daily wage workers bath at a public well in New Delhi. New information shows that poverty in China and India is worse than previously thought.
Many of us will be feeling the post-Christmas pinch in our wallets as we wait for the January pay packet that every year always seems to take an age to arrive.
Goals Soccer Centres has said it has "turned the corner" following a strong second half to its financial year. The East Kilbride-based five-a-side football company saw group sales increase by 1.3% to �33.4m in the 12 months to the end of December.