The richest 1% hold almost a quarter of Asia’s wealth, urgent government action needed to tackle extreme inequality

A quarter of wealth in Asia is concentrated in the hands of the wealthy one per cent, as the region faces a crisis of extreme inequality exacerbated by the disproportional COVID-19-related health and economic impacts– according to an Oxfam report published today. India has the highest level of income inequality in Asia, followed by Lao, … Read more