News

Trump Wields More Powerful Weapon Than ……

  • Posted by bigadmin
  • On May 25, 2019
  • 0 Comments
President Donald Trump’s trade war against China has so far focused on attacking imports. His new front: Weaponizing American exports. The Trump administration is seeking to choke off Beijing’s access to key technologies by limiting the sale of vital U.S. components to China’s Huawei Technologies Co. The U.S. is considering putting at least five Chinese […]
Read More
 

Building a Silicon Valley of the Sea

  • Posted by bigadmin
  • On November 3, 2018
  • 0 Comments
Norway has built the world’s biggest salmon-farming industry. But it wants to go bigger. With their lucrative oil fields now in decline, Norwegians have ambitious plans for aquaculture to power their economy far into the future. Climate change could make those dreams harder to realize. As waters warm, more salmon farmers may have to move […]
Read More
 

Ocean Shock – The Climate Crisis

  • Posted by bigadmin
  • On October 30, 2018
  • 0 Comments
To stand at the edge of an ocean is to face an eternity of waves and water, a shroud covering seven-tenths of the Earth. Hidden below are mountain ranges and canyons that rival anything on land. There you will find the Earth’s largest habitat, home to billions of plants and animals – the vast majority […]
Read More
 

The Islamic Finance Debate

  • Posted by bigadmin
  • On October 20, 2018
  • 0 Comments
In a world where equities are rallying and technology is disrupting our relationship with money, what role does Islamic Finance have to play?
Read More
 

Economies With Most & Least Efficient Health Care

  • Posted by bigadmin
  • On September 21, 2018
  • 0 Comments
Want medical care without quickly draining your fortune? Try Singapore or Hong Kong as your healthy havens. The U.S. will cost you the most for treatment, both in absolute terms and relative to average incomes, while life expectancy of Americans — about 79 years — was exceeded by more than 25 countries and territories, according […]
Read More
 

The World’s Most Powerful Passports

  • Posted by bigadmin
  • On November 4, 2017
  • 0 Comments
In the world of international travel, some passports are more valuable than others.   Passports from some countries allow you to travel the globe relatively hassle-free, while others can effectively prohibit your movements.   Although advances in mobility and technology have created a world that feels smaller and more interdependent than ever before, there is still a […]
Read More
 1

Where is the Clever Money Going ….

  • Posted by bigadmin
  • On October 24, 2017
  • 0 Comments
Sterling movements continue to drive returns for UK investors. Since our last posting towards the end of September, the FTSE 100 has moved steadily upward, remaining above 7500 since 10 October and closing at a new record high of 7556 on 12 October – boosted by falls in the pound against the dollar, as Brexit […]
Read More
 

The fate of Trillions of dollars rest on 30 minutes

  • Posted by bigadmin
  • On September 22, 2017
  • 0 Comments
It’s an unlikely place – far from global money centers – but this is where reporters and editors from Reuters, along with other major media organizations, are sequestered ahead of the release of the policy statement from the U.S. Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee meeting.
Read More
 

$400 Trillion Financial Time Bomb

  • Posted by bigadmin
  • On June 3, 2017
  • 0 Comments
The world is sitting on a $400 trillion financial time bomb. Financial disaster is looming, and not because of the stock market or subprime loans. The coming crisis is more insidious, structural, and almost certain to blow up eventually.
Read More
 

The Road to Digital Transformation

  • Posted by bigadmin
  • On May 22, 2017
  • 0 Comments
By 2019, a fifth of all brands are expected to abandon their mobile solutions in favour of newer, lower-friction, higher-engagement digital innovation. From healthcare to financial services, from retail to entertainment, digital disruption has fueled game-changing forces across a range of industries. By 2020, it is estimated that algorithms will have altered the behaviour of […]
Read More