July 16, 2019

How Luxembourg is positioning itself to be the centre of space business

Luxembourg is creating a business environment to service the growing number of space start-ups.
July 12, 2019

Food system needs a revolution, not tinkering around edges by the ultra-processed producers

Ultra-processed products have little or no intact 'food' remaining in them. And much-praised industry led reformulation is doing nothing effective about this.
July 12, 2019

The ‘yield curve’ is one of the most accurate predictors of a future recession – and it’s flashing warning signs

The latest data is not promising – central banks must react accordingly.
July 12, 2019

Deutsche Bank job cuts are tip of the iceberg for the finance industry

A number of banks are doomed to fail if they don't adapt to the new realities of the finance industry.
July 11, 2019

Food waste: using sustainable innovation to cut down what we throw away

Business minds using up leftovers.
July 11, 2019

Modern Slavery Act is having unintended consequences for women’s freedom in Sri Lanka

Rather than requiring companies to ensure a living wage for their global supply chain workforce, the Modern Slavery Act ends up punishing them.
July 9, 2019

Zero-hour contracts take a huge mental and physical toll – poor eating habits, lack of sleep and relationship problems

Zero-hours contracts exploit workers and need to be banned.
July 8, 2019

US-China trade war is making China stronger

Pressure from US tariffs on Chinese goods is forcing China to restructure its economy, become more innovative and it is boosting domestic morale.
July 5, 2019

George Osborne is a bad fit for the IMF – top economist takes a close look at his bid for the job

The main distinguishing feature of Osborne’s policy record was presiding over one of the worst economic recoveries in British history.
July 5, 2019

Women’s football: to grow the game, don’t banish it to pay-TV

The lesson from other sports is clear: women's football must be broadcast on free-to-air if it isn't to disappear.
July 5, 2019

Women’s football may be growing in popularity but the game is still fighting for survival

Survey of 3,000 players in 33 different countries outlines how difficult it is for women footballers.
July 1, 2019

Libra, Iran and the potential end of cryptocurrencies as we know them

Iran has long recognised the benefits of using cryptocurrencies to counter US sanctions.