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Not a good time to run big business due to global uncertainty: Krugman

September 7, 2019

The US-China trade tensions and the ensuing uncertainty make this a difficult time for running big businesses, said economist Paul Krugman. “I wouldn’t want to be running a large business now, because nobody knows (what will happen). You’re trying to make a plan when you have very little certainty about what the global environment will […]

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Technology is terrorism’s most effective ally. It delivers a global audience

March 17, 2019

 A vigil on Takapuna beach, Auckland, in memory of the Christchurch mosque attacks. Photograph: Cam McLaren/Getty Images Terrorism is effective because it always seems near. It always seems new. And it always seems personal. Ever since the first wave of terrorist violence broke across the newly industrialised cities of the west in the late 19th century this […]

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