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The US and China in 2020
How the battle of the superpowers might unfold this year
Uber and Lyft vs California
A battle is looming over the future of the gig economy
North Korea: Suffering under sanctions?
Are the toughest economic sanctions in the world actually having any effect?
Can’t save/won’t save? The raw financial deal facing millennials and generation Z.
Brand Meghan and Harry
Royal brands and the value of the monarchy
The next big thing
How easy is it to predict where tech will take us in the next decade?
The power-hungry internet
Why our growing use of technology is a threat to the planet
Where has all the good soil gone?
How soil degradation is reducing crop yields and adding to climate change
Microworkers teaching robots
How the rise of 'microwork' is helping develop artificial intelligence
Insomnia and the smartphone
Modern tech is accused of interfering with our sleep, but could an app provide the cure?
Being watched at work
The ethics of monitoring technology in the workplace
Cities at a standstill
How strikes and protests affect business in Paris and Hong Kong
We revisit the Zanzibar government's efforts to chart its territory using drones
The products used again and again and again...
Why don't more manufacturers embrace the principles of the circular economy?
What next for Africa's richest woman?
Isabel dos Santos faces charges in her native Angola
Forced labour in China
The Uighur Muslims forced to work in Chinese detention centres
Chinese forced labour: The brands
Are Western brands doing enough to keep forced labour out of their supply chains?
Britain's Huawei gamble
The UK's decision to let the Chinese firm into its 5G network risks US retaliation
Does quarantining do more harm than good?
How will China's efforts to contain the corona virus affect the country's economy?
Brexit day, Brexit visions
As the UK officially leaves the EU, what kind of economic future should it aim for?
Does coal have a future?
Could burning coal to generate electricity soon become commercially unviable?
So is the future hydrogen?
The gas could provide the critical missing piece in decarbonising the global economy
Will immersive tech ever go mainstream?
VR and AR have been around for years, and billions have been spent on popularising them
Saudi money, English Football
The Arab kingdom reportedly wants to buy Premier League football team Newcastle United
Out of jail but not out of work
Ali Niaz is a reformed drug dealer who built his own music empire
When a work colleague dies
How companies and staff deal with death at work
Coronavirus: A shortage of masks
The business impact of the coronavirus outbreak
Tesla: To infinity and beyond
Can anyone stop - or even make sense of - the rise and rise of Tesla's share price?
Firing workers in Virtual Reality
VR is finding a surprising new use - training managers how to handle delicate situations
The case for free trade
Does the backlash against globalisation ignore the huge benefits of world trade?
EU farm subsidies: who's benefiting?
Is the European farm subsidy system being left vulnerable to corruption?