Chart of the Week February 26, 2021: Exacerbation of Income Inequality in India during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Summary:  The COVID-19 pandemic did not just cause a healthcare crisis but also an economic crisis, the impact of which is likely to sustain for years to come. The crisis made Indian billionaires richer by increasing their wealth by more than one-third, and simultaneously put around 400 million informal workers at risk of falling deeper into poverty.[1] This […]

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Riau Islands

On Thursday, 27 August 2020, ACI conducted a webinar for the Riau Islands province, titled “The Inaugural Provincial Dialogue on the Economy and Development 2020 for Riau Islands”. The webinar was a part of ACI’s Subnational Competitiveness Webinar Series. Those in attendance included senior officeholders from various government agencies from Riau Islands province, members of […]

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