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Construction of the Nicaragua Canal has begun and it could transform world trade. But it could also bring irreversible damage

What will the Nicaragua Canal mean for locals?

Construction of the Nicaragua Canal has begun and it could transform world trade. But it could also bring irreversible damage

Social network participation among Fortune 500 CEOs Positive trends point to a US embrace of solar power
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Despite a reputation for inaction, the SFC has announced a probe into China’s largest solar power company
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The rumour was true! Hanergy is under investigation

Despite a reputation for inaction, the SFC has announced a probe into China’s largest solar power company

Perspectives The Chinese economy is slowing down, creating deflationary headwinds for the global economy and holding back financial recovery

It’s the end of China’s investment age

The Chinese economy is slowing down, creating deflationary headwinds for the global economy and holding back financial recovery

Technology The healthcare technology industry has helped save millions of lives, but struggled to provide solutions at a low cost: that’s something it must work at if it is to survive in today’s economy

Future of healthcare technology on agenda at European MedTech Forum 2014

The healthcare technology industry has helped save millions of lives, but struggled to provide solutions at a low cost: that’s something it must work at if it is to survive in today’s economy

Talking heads Artificial reefs are a way of protecting nature that can, if not planned carefully, damage it. They are a crude unbalancing of marine biology that attracts thousands of tourists. They are, in short, a bit controversial

Making waves in the debate around artificial reefs

Artificial reefs are a way of protecting nature that can, if not planned carefully, damage it. They are a crude unbalancing of marine biology that attracts thousands of tourists. They are, in short, a bit controversial

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Strategy M&As in the tech sector could be headed for an all-time high this year, but we might be overlooking the negative implications

Tech M&As soar, but startups get swallowed

M&As in the tech sector could be headed for an all-time high this year, but we might be overlooking the negative implications

Business In their efforts to balance inflation, governments are overestimating monetary policy’s power against global deflation

The deflation/inflation balancing act

In their efforts to balance inflation, governments are overestimating monetary policy’s power against global deflation

Energy Innovative technologies are making better use of our cities’ leftovers. Arthur Kay spoke to The New Economy about how he is turning our waste coffee into clean green biofuels

Turning city waste into biofuels

Innovative technologies are making better use of our cities’ leftovers. Arthur Kay spoke to The New Economy about how he is turning our waste coffee into clean green biofuels

Business The massive project to widen the Panama Canal is long overdue. When complete, it will have a dramatic effect on global trade

Panama Canal expansion to enhance global trade

The massive project to widen the Panama Canal is long overdue. When complete, it will have a dramatic effect on global trade

Business Growing economies are built on small companies with big goals. National administrations must do what they can to create healthy trading environments

Fanning the flame: How governments must encourage small enterprises

Growing economies are built on small companies with big goals. National administrations must do what they can to create healthy trading environments

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Saudi Arabia could cause the death of the OPEC

For some, the influence on the global price of oil that the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has held in the global economy …

Business Nintendo is falling behind its closest competitors in the video game industry, but a change in focus could revive its fortunes

Can Nintendo get its mojo back?

Nintendo is falling behind its closest competitors in the video game industry, but a change in focus could revive its fortunes

Business The climate is changing and the first product to be seriously affected could be your morning cup of joe

Climate change could cause coffee apocalypse

The climate is changing and the first product to be seriously affected could be your morning cup of joe

Energy There could be a dramatic reshaping of the global energy markets this year, with mergers on a scale not seen since the end of the last century

Energy mergers are on the up

There could be a dramatic reshaping of the global energy markets this year, with mergers on a scale not seen since the end of the last century

Energy World leader Carnival Corporation’s goal is to promote environmental responsibility as it paves the way for a more sustainable cruise industry

Carnival Corporation stays committed to environmental sustainability

World leader Carnival Corporation’s goal is to promote environmental responsibility as it paves the way for a more sustainable cruise industry

Strategy Resolute Forest Products is the recipient of the 2014 New Economy Award for Best Forestry and Paper Solutions. Seth Kursman tells us how the company is working towards its ambitious sustainability targets

Businesses can be competitive and environmentally-friendly

Resolute Forest Products is the recipient of the 2014 New Economy Award for Best Forestry and Paper Solutions. Seth Kursman tells us how the company is working towards its ambitious sustainability targets

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Business The third edition of the World Happiness Report offers an insight into the state of global happiness. Here we take a look at the five most notable entries

World Happiness Index leaves Greece sad

The third edition of the World Happiness Report offers an insight into the state of global happiness. Here we take a look at the five most notable entries

Technology Tech giant finally unveils its plans to rival telecom firms with budget cellular network, as industry faces big changes

Google enters telecoms market with Project Fi

Tech giant finally unveils its plans to rival telecom firms with budget cellular network, as industry faces big changes

Technology Carlo Montemagno explains how the work he and his colleagues at Ingenuity Lab are conducting will help mankind harness the very building blocks of nature

Ingenuity Lab blends technology and nature

Carlo Montemagno explains how the work he and his colleagues at Ingenuity Lab are conducting will help mankind harness the very building blocks of nature