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In Business: Start-up Scotland
Douglas Fraser asks what more can be done to encourage new businesses in Scotland.
In Business: Brexit and the Future of Farming
Jonty Bloom looks at the future of farming in the UK.
In Business: Corporations and the Arts
Andrew Dickson asks: Who pays for the arts? Who should pay for the arts?
In Business: Transforming Trains?
With work on HS2 close to starting, what does big infrastructure mean for business?
In Business: Mexico and Mr Trump
How is Mexico preparing for the impact of Donald Trump's economic pledges?
In Business: The NHS and Productivity
With demand soaring and austerity continuing to bite, can the NHS do more for less?
In Business: The NHS - The Recruitment Dilemma
The NHS has relied on staff from overseas all its life. Will Brexit change this?
Denmark's Wind Power Progress
Denmark is on course to generate 50% of its electricity from wind power
Mexican remittances on the rise
Why are Mexicans working abroad sending more money back home?
In Business: Why are the French so productive?
Jonty Bloom explores why France appears to get more out of its workers than the UK does.
In Business: Northern Ireland and Brexit
How are businesses in Northern Ireland preparing for life outside the EU?
From Ex-Offender to Entrepreneur
How entrepreneurship can break the cycle of re-offending for women after prison.
The Big Fat Greek Struggle
How have Greek businesses fared in an economy that has shrunk by nearly a third?
Rebooting Rural Russia
Can small businesses revive Russia's rural economy?
The Art of the Meeting
Tanya Beckett looks at the art of the office meeting
Keeping Up with the Burgers
Matthew Gwyther looks at how McDonalds in the UK is trying to present a new image.
Engineering the Future
For decades the UK has not produced enough engineers. What is needed to change that?
India's Cashless Economy
Buying habits in India after bank notes were removed from circulation.
Forecasting: How to Map the Future
Why do so many economic and business forecasts fail to correctly map the future?
Managing a Tower Block
Tower blocks are in the news. Matthew Gwyther discovers the challenges of managing them.
Fish to Share
Lesley Curwen explores the potential future of fishing in the UK, after it leaves the EU
What role can the community play in rejuvenating their local economy?
The Secrets of Germany's Success
From sick man of Europe to world's richest exporter - how did Germany do it?
Private Prisons: Who Profits?
Does incarcerating people for profit work?
Crossing the Line
What red lines need to be crossed before companies retreat from foreign markets?
Playing the Market
Andrew Dickson examines fictional depictions of the worlds of finance and banking.
The Business of Food Waste
With food waste a huge global problem, can business find new and profitable solutions?
Uganda’s Refugee Entrepreneurs
You're a refugee in Uganda, with no money, how on earth do you start a business?
Starting Up in Bulgaria
Can entrepreneurs at Sofia Tech Park kick-start one of the EU's poorest countries?
American Jobs: The Ties that Bind
Why are so many US workers forced into job contracts that make it hard for them to leave?
Diversifying Russia's Economy
Can Russia diversify its economy beyond the energy sector?
What Keeps the Chancellor Awake at Night?
What keeps the Chancellor of the Exchequer awake at night?
What does Moscow's new park reveal about development projects in Russia?
Can electric cars replace petrol and diesel vehicles in a new motoring revolution?
Ryanair - a Change of Direction?
In September Ryanair was in crisis. Has this forced the company to change direction?
Tanzania’s Second-hand Trade War
Could banning the import of second-hand clothes revive Tanzania's textiles industry?
Mental Health at the Workplace
Why can you phone in sick with flu but not with depression? David Baker reports.
The Transparency Detectives
Many investment fees and charges have been hidden for years. Is this finally changing?
Putting the Fizz Back into Catalonia’s Cava
Why Spain’s sparkling fizz, Cava, is seeking to re-invent itself.
Can Frankfurt become Europe’s new financial capital?
Will Frankfurt beat Paris to the top spot as financial capital of Europe post-Brexit?
The Fish Farming Revolution
How off-shore fish farming is changing the price and availability of fish.
Belarus' Tractor Town
Can Belarus' vast Soviet-era tractor factory survive the latest phase of capitalism?
Kenya's Basic Income Experiment
Is the best way to bring people out of poverty simply to give them money?
The Global Trade Referee
The WTO has facilitated global trade since the 1990s but is now under threat
Ireland's Brexit Challenge
How will the UK leaving the EU impact on business in Ireland? Ruth Alexander reports.
The Economic Impact of America's Opioid Epidemic
How have workers and businesses fared in Ohio, one of the worst hit states?
Confronting Sexual Harassment
From training to employing more senior women: How business can stop workplace harassment.
Out of Office: The Rise of the Digital Nomad
What do digital nomads mean for the world of work?
How Much is Your Rubbish Worth?
The global recycling industry is in turmoil. Ruth Alexander investigates.
Pop for Export in South Korea
As K-pop and K-drama go global, what are the secrets of their success?
Our 5G Future
With the 5G mobile network looming Keith Moore examines how it could impact business.
The Neopolitan Tech Experiment
Can tech entrepreneurs revitalise Southern Italy's failing economy?
Has Taiwan Lost Its Roar as an “Asian Tiger” Economy?
Once known as a booming Asian Tiger economy, has Taiwan lost its roar?
Failures, Flops and Flaws
Ruth Alexander visits the Museum of Failure in Sweden to learn the secrets of success
Banking on Change?
Is old style personal banking dead in an increasingly Online world?
More and more of us will have to work into our 70s, so is this the end of retirement?
Soft Power Seduction: China Lures Taiwan's Youth
Is China using its economic clout to lure the youth of Taiwan?
How Sex Toys Became Sexy
Once objects of embarrassment, sex toys have become a multi-billion dollar industry.
On the Trade War Frontline
Jonty Bloom discovers how the US state of Wisconsin is faring in a new global economy.
Retail's AI Revolution
Will artificial intelligence change how we shop and decide which retailers succeed?
Colombia’s Coffee Revolutions
Can the fashion for high-end coffee save Colombia’s struggling farmers?
Recrafting Serbia's Economy
Can reviving traditional crafts bring an economic boost to Serbia?
Is Tunisia’s Media Freedom in Danger?
Marie Keyworth explores the threats to Tunisia’s cherished media freedom.
The US Media: “Enemies of the people?”
Chris Bowlby on the technological, editorial and political challenges facing the US media
Global Business: How Free are Hong Kong’s Media?
How much influence does China have on Hong Kong’s media?
Aleks Krotoski explores new ways that we are watching and listening to content.
Are Freeports the Future?
Can 'freeports' spark a post-Brexit manufacturing boom?
The Business of Tutors
Caroline Bayley delves into the booming industry of private tutoring.
The Golden Opportunity
Will life sciences lead Britain towards a new economic future?
David Baker investigates the growing industry dedicated to improving our 40 winks.
On the Rails
Matthew Gwyther asks what's next for the UK's rail industry after a turbulent year.
Meet the companies trying to fundamentally change how houses are built.
Potholes - the road to the future
Potholes - the hidden costs, and opportunities, lurking in our roads
Beyond the Barbed Wire - Cyber Security in the UK
Can the UK become a world leader in making the internet safer?
Koreans in South Africa
How South Korean business is using South Africa as a springboard to the whole of Africa.
Hungary’s “Slave” Law
The row over Hungary’s new overtime law.
Brexit: Germany Gets Ready
How are companies in Hamburg in Germany preparing for Britain's departure from the EU?
Uruguay: the World’s Marijuana Pioneers
Uruguay legalised recreational cannabis five years ago - so how's business?
Light Bulb Moments and How to Have Them
How do we create an innovative environment?
Portugal’s Ocean Economy
Portugal with its historic links to the sea is now investing heavily in the Ocean Economy
A Tale of Two Towns
How can the British high street be revived?
The Irresistible Rise of eSports
Sport, but not as you know it. The irresistible rise of competitive gaming or Esports.
Behind the Facades
How the changing relationship between landlord and tenant is reshaping our high street.
Green Shoots: growing food in UAE’s deserts
The United Arab Emirates plans to grow vegetables in the desert.
Lesley Curwen looks at the fast-changing process of getting hired for a job
Guyana: Getting Rich Quick
What happens when big oil hits a small, poor nation?
Plastic Backlash: The Business Response
How are businesses responding to the public backlash against plastic packaging?
The Berlin Airport Fiasco
What’s gone so wrong at the new Berlin Airport?
Business Making an Impact
How businesses are changing the way they work by focusing on their impact on us all.
Who are Huawei?
How has Huawei, one of the world's most controversial companies, become so powerful?
How do we have fresh berries 52 weeks a year? And at what price?
Managing Volunteers: Free and Easy?
Twenty million Brits give their time for free each year, but is managing volunteers easy?
India’s fashion industry
India has emerged as one of the world’s fastest-growing fashion markets
The Business of Clicks
Behind the economics of e-commerce
Can aviation become sustainable? Katie Prescott asks if a tech fix can be found.
How Politics Broke up with Business
Why have politicians gone from cosying up to business, to turning a deaf ear?
Can Liberian rubber bounce back?
Liberia is one of the poorest countries yet rich in natural resources. Can rubber help?
Belarus: Harvesting the whirlwind
The future of farmland ruined by Chernobyl
What is the value of women’s work?
Iceland has a radical approach to the gender pay gap. What lessons could others learn?
Keeping the Lights On
How can Britain ensure a consistent supply of electricity when its sources are changing?
The pub is dead! Long live the micropub!
British pubs have been closing down but a new type of pub - the micropub - is popping up.