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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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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

Strategy Pharmaceutical executive discusses how the lack of government incentives on pricing has led to a disconnect between need and cost in drug pricing strategies

Pharmaceutical developer: pricing should “always be on a value basis”

Pharmaceutical executive discusses how the lack of government incentives on pricing has led to a disconnect between need and cost in drug pricing strategies

Strategy Academic argues humanitarian concerns supersede potential economic losses that Ukraine will face following severed ties with Russia

Turning away from Russia: Ukrainians willing to pay massive economic price

Academic argues humanitarian concerns supersede potential economic losses that Ukraine will face following severed ties with Russia

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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Strategy Jules Gray asks whether the technology industry is more caring than others, or if it’s all just a publicity stunt

Why are tech billionaires so generous?

Jules Gray asks whether the technology industry is more caring than others, or if it’s all just a publicity stunt

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Strategy The American fast food industry must take heed of changing consumer appetites, if only to keep pace with its fast casual competition

‘Fast casual’ industry bites into McDonald’s profits

The American fast food industry must take heed of changing consumer appetites, if only to keep pace with its fast casual competition

Strategy Healthcare should act in a more retail way says American health economist

What Obamacare can learn from the NHS – and vice versa

Healthcare should act in a more retail way says American health economist

Strategy An innovation expert reveals how other companies can achieve billion dollar valuations, similar to Elon Musk’s Tesla

The secret to a billion dollar valuation

An innovation expert reveals how other companies can achieve billion dollar valuations, similar to Elon Musk’s Tesla

Strategy For all the apps swirling around the web, very few have worked out the best way to make money. Jules Gray looks up from his phone to ask why

Tinder and other apps struggle to monetise their offerings

For all the apps swirling around the web, very few have worked out the best way to make money. Jules Gray looks up from his phone to ask why

Strategy Coursera, a Silicon Valley start-up, is taking strides to democratise learning. But education is still big business

Online learning platform Coursera shakes up the face of education

Coursera, a Silicon Valley start-up, is taking strides to democratise learning. But education is still big business

Featured Demand for meat will soon be unsustainable, so ‘vegetarian’ food companies are adapting their strategies to encompass meat-lovers as well

The vegetarians that are feeding the carnivores

Demand for meat will soon be unsustainable, so ‘vegetarian’ food companies are adapting their strategies to encompass meat-lovers as well

Strategy Businesses are fixated with big data, but Aaran Fronda thinks they should exercise a little more caution

Big data is not without its problems

Businesses are fixated with big data, but Aaran Fronda thinks they should exercise a little more caution

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