Why is poverty rising in Japan? | CNBC Explains
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Why is poverty rising in Japan? | CNBC Explains

Despite record employment under Abenomics, Japan’s poverty rate is the second highest among the Group of Seven nations at 15.7%, and above the OECD average. CNBC’s Timothyna Duncan…

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What is ByteDance? | CNBC Explains
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What is ByteDance? | CNBC Explains

ByteDance is known as China’s most famous consumer app factory. The company is behind social media apps like international sensation TikTok, Douyin, and AI-powered news aggregator Toutiao. CNBC’s…

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Dubai’s iconic tourist attractions reopen amid the pandemic | CNBC Reports
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Dubai’s iconic tourist attractions reopen amid the pandemic | CNBC Reports

As countries around the world grapple with reopening their economies amid the coronavirus pandemic, the emirate of Dubai is back open for tourism, a sector vital to its…

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Old dog, new tricks: What are the skills needed to land your next job? | CNBC International
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Old dog, new tricks: What are the skills needed to land your next job? | CNBC International

The coronavirus pandemic has fundamentally altered the workforce, prompting many to wonder about the jobs of the future and the skills needed to secure them. CNBC Make It’s…

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How gig workers are surviving the pandemic | CNBC Make It
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How gig workers are surviving the pandemic | CNBC Make It

Independent workers have come under new pressure this year as the coronavirus-induced downturn and shifting consumer habits have dramatically altered their workload. CNBC Make It’s Karen Gilchrist speaks…

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How to fix rising income inequality during Covid-19 | CNBC Reports
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How to fix rising income inequality during Covid-19 | CNBC Reports

Poverty levels are rising for the first time since 1998 due to the coronavirus pandemic, which has exacerbated income inequality. CNBC’s Silvia Amaro looks at what steps governments…

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These start-ups are preparing for a future after the pandemic | CNBC Make It
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These start-ups are preparing for a future after the pandemic | CNBC Make It

The coronavirus pandemic has uprooted most aspects of daily life. But some entrepreneurs are finding opportunities in crisis by sowing the seeds for a new future. CNBC Make…

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The problem of education inequality | CNBC Reports
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The problem of education inequality | CNBC Reports

The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted education inequality affecting both poor and rich nations across the world. CNBC’s Tom Chitty goes to find out the best ways of tackling…

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How Rwanda slowed the spread of the Coronavirus | CNBC Reports
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How Rwanda slowed the spread of the Coronavirus | CNBC Reports

From imposing the first nationwide lockdown in Africa to enlisting robots in its fight against Covid-19, Rwanda has managed to keep its death rate low. CNBC’s Timothyna Duncan…

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How big businesses in Singapore are managing the challenges of coronavirus | Make It International
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How big businesses in Singapore are managing the challenges of coronavirus | Make It International

The uncertainty from the coronavirus-induced downturn has hamstrung global economies, and big businesses are stepping up with innovative solutions. From leading crisis response efforts to paving the way…

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