[LONDON] A majority of people around the world believe capitalism in its current form is doing more harm than good, a survey found ahead of this week's Davos meeting of business and political...

[MONTREAL] The 100 highest-paid CEOs in Canada made 227 times more than the average worker in 2018, an unprecedented high, according to a report published Thursday.

[WASHINGTON] JPMorgan Chase & Co Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon called US income inequality a "huge problem," but he stopped short of saying America's top executives were being paid too...

IN 2015, the last time any study of its kind was published, the Finance Ministry looked at incomes of those born from 1978-1982 (aged 37-41 this year) and concluded that inter-generational income...

[NEW YORK] Widening income inequality and under-investment in public education "pose an existential risk for the US," hedge fund billionaire Ray Dalio wrote in a paper released Thursday.

[CHONBURI, Thailand] It's polo season in Thailand and teams of jodhpur-clad Argentines and monied Asians gallop onto the flawless field, as spectators spill from a pavilion - glasses of...

IN case you have not noticed, long-established political parties across the democratic world are blowing up, with Britain's Labour Party just the latest to fracture. Could America's...

[WASHINGTON] Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren proposed Thursday to impose a wealth tax on Americans worth more than US$50 million, a pitch aimed at satisfying the hunger on the...

[DAVOS, Switzerland] The world's 26 richest people own the same wealth as the poorest half of humanity, Oxfam said on Monday, urging governments to hike taxes on the wealthy to fight soaring...