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Going Global

Oct, 2017

As the waves of technological advances in automation ripple through global trade markets, brands born in the digital age are prospering while those resistant to change struggle. The Going Global special report, published in The Times, delves into the proliferation of online retailers pushing digital frontiers in Asia, lessons to be learnt from the rising middle classes of Africa and the havoc terrorism wreaks on economies. Also featured are expert opinions on businesses navigating possible post-Brexit trade rules, the increasing threat of automation to jobs in South Asia and some troubling insights into so-called trademark squatting in China


Big business has become more globalised over recent decades, expanding into new territories, buying up local companies and, as a result, has increased trade and cultural exchange around the world. But globalisation is starting to face some resistance. Using a recent survey from YouGov of more than 20,000 people across 19 countries, this infographic explores how globalisation is viewed around the world and the possible reasons for these differing attitudes