East Asia’s Economies Face Slowing Growth and Rising Inequality, World Bank Warns

Most countries in East Asia and the Pacific face major setbacks in recovering from the coronavirus, the World Bank said, adding to concerns that the resurgent pandemic will widen the economic divide between the region and the West.

Facebook Says AI Can Enforce Its Rules, but the Company’s Own Engineers Are Doubtful

AI has only minimal success in removing hate speech, violent images...

Supply-Chain Bottlenecks, Elevated Inflation to Last Well Into Next Year, Survey Finds

Economists see supply constraints and labor shortages as bigger risks to...

With Few Cars to Sell, What Do Car Salespeople Do All Day?

Salespeople who once spent days walking dealership lots offering test drives...

Alibaba Faces New Threat as Shopping Habits Change

The e-commerce company, already under regulatory scrutiny, is losing market share...