UK companies can navigate shifts in global trade patterns by focusing on fast-growing services and digital trades, redoubling efforts in emerging markets, and digitizing their supply chains.
The Medicaid program has experienced significant changes since 2010, when the Affordable Care Act was passed. Five trends are likely to affect how the program will change over the next five to ten years.
Despite challenges, the West of Shetland is increasingly important to offshore UK oil and gas activity. Four levers can help lower breakeven costs to make the province globally competitive.
Crude oil prices continued on a downward trajectory in the fourth quarter, resulting in a somber outlook for the sector going into 2019. OFSE performance in the last quarter itself was mixed, with outcome varying greatly at company level.
Respondents report an overall wary economic outlook and are increasingly concerned over trade. Yet there are signs of optimism among emerging economies and for companies’ prospects.
Indian consumers have strongly embraced digital technologies. Now India’s companies must follow suit.
Is Daylight Saving Time annoying? Millions of Germans say, ja. The notoriously time-conscious nation is behind a new initiative from the European Parliament to end the practice of pushing clocks forward by one hour in the spring (which will occur this Sunday in Europe), and back by one hour in the fall. On Tuesday, the […]
European-listed tech giants are so scarce they are set to be trumped in size by a newcomer that hasn’t decided what to call itself yet. African conglomerate Naspers Ltd. revealed this week that it plans to list a portfolio that includes a range of tech investments, from food delivery to online platforms for second-hand goods. […]
Through Medicare, the government health-insurance program created in 1965 to help older Americans afford their medical bills, the U.S. helps one in five of its citizens pay for doctor visits, blood tests, prescription drugs, stays in hospitals or nursing facilities, and hospice care. Why not offer those benefits to everybody? “Medicare for All” has emerged […]
The Geneva Motor Show this year was characterized by what might as well have been alien life forms. There wasn’t much room to navigate between the $2 million electric cars in carbon fiber exoskeletons and $3 million jet-propelled bugs designed to break 300 mph. But those who paid attention to more mundane matters were rewarded […]