Global CEOs Commit to Collective Action on Cyber Resilience

For the first time, 18 global organizations from the oil and gas ecosystem are championing a unified approach to mitigating growing cyber risks and pledging to promote cyber resilience The global cost of cybercrime is expected to reach $10.5 trillion a year by 2025; the threat of infrastructure breakdown due to a cyberattack is the …

World stumbling into a new era of risk, concludes SIPRI report 

Stockholm, 23 May 2022) World leaders are failing to prepare for a new era of complex and often unpredictable risks to peace as profound environmental and security crises converge and intensify, according to a major report by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). The report, Environment of Peace: Security in a New Era of …

World Economic Forum Unveils Virtual Global Collaboration Village as the Future of Strong Public-Private Cooperation

The Forum today unveils a major initiative at the Annual Meeting 2022 in Davos to harness the power of the metaverse to grow and diversify participation in advancing the global public interest The Global Collaboration Village will leverage new technology to shape innovative solutions for critical global challenges For more information on the Annual Meeting, …

Capgemini signs agreement to acquire Chappuis Halder & Cie to further expand its consulting expertise in Financial Services  

Acquisition will support the growth of Capgemini’s strategy, business transformation and sustainability services for Corporate Investment Banking and Wealth Management clients   India, May 16, 2022 – Capgemini announced today that it has entered into a share purchase agreement (SPA) to acquire Chappuis Halder & Cie (Chappuis Halder), a global strategy and management consulting firm …

Urgent Action Needed to Ensure a Resilient Energy Transition Amid Severe Global Challenges

World Economic Forum’s new report, Fostering Effective Energy Transition 2022, says energy transition must address the challenges to environmental sustainability, energy security and energy justice and affordability The pace of energy transition needs to be supercharged, as demonstrated by recent spike in fuels prices, challenges to energy security, and the slow progress on climate action …

Rising inflation and external shocks may lead to slowdown in growth – Dun & Bradstreet report

Mumbai, May 05, 2022 Key economic forecast: Real Economy: Dun & Bradstreet expects industrial production during March to have been impacted by uncertainty posed by the Russia-Ukraine war, the rise in commodity prices, volatility in the financial markets and supply chain bottlenecks. Dun & Bradstreet expects the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) to have grown …