February 26, 2019

If anyone won the Oscars this year it was Netflix – the prize for its industry disruption

With 15 nominations and three Oscars, Netflix is besting the big film industry players at their own party.
February 25, 2019

Maduro has pushed Venezuela to the brink of revolution – sanctions and aid may tip it over the edge

Food and medical aid at Venezuela's borders could spark a revolution.
February 25, 2019

Roma: how Alfonso Cuarón’s movie is spurring Mexico to treat domestic workers more fairly

While other Latin American countries like Argentina and Brazil led the way on reforming legal protections for domestic workers, Mexico looked the other way.
February 22, 2019

Airlines are going bust in droves, so why do so many people try to launch them?

Flybmi's unravelling is the latest in a long line of airlines that have got stuck on the runway.
February 22, 2019

Honda: why Swindon, like so much of England, is powerless to fight factory closures

Regional authorities require real teeth to protect their towns from big shocks like factory closures.
February 22, 2019

Why big businesses move their headquarters around the world – tax, talent and trepidation

The economic impact of losing big business.
February 21, 2019

Basic income: world’s first national experiment in Finland shows only modest benefits

The Finnish experiment will only fuel further debate on whether or not universal basic income is a good idea.
February 20, 2019

Honda closure: Brexit is tipping the UK’s car industry over the edge

Globally, the car industry is struggling. But Brexit is pushing manufacturers out of the UK.
February 20, 2019

Miscarriage: why no one wants to talk about it in the workplace

Added to the complications of dealing with such a unique type of loss, is the fact that many people feel uncomfortable talking about personal issues with their colleagues.
February 19, 2019

Facebook needs regulation – here’s why it should be done by algorithms

The end of the era of self-regulation for big tech companies is nigh.
February 18, 2019

Revolut: could allegations of Russian involvement sidetrack a fintech revolution?

Revolut recently got an EU banking licence from Lithuania but it's facing some political headwinds.
February 15, 2019

Nigerian elections: why poor economic performance is front and centre

Buhari’s handling of the economy has been somewhere between poor and appalling. But the same could be said of past administrations.