Tag: FT

What is the business behind climate change?

What is the business behind climate change?

Life on earth depends on a Goldilocks climate – not too hot and not too cold. Humankind is changing that. Industrialisation has raised temperatures around 1 degree. Experts think a further rise of another degree is possible by…

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Notre-Dame: an exclusive first look at restoration works

Notre-Dame: an exclusive first look at restoration works

This is the first time the reconstruction team at Notre-Dame has opened the cathedral doors to the media. In April, the world watched as the Gothic masterpiece went up in flames. A massive effort is now under way…

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1MDB scandal: the Malaysian fraud explained

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The 1MDB scandal is one of the greatest financial frauds in history. $4.5bn was allegedly misappropriated from the Malaysian state investment fund and used to buy luxury real estate, expensive works of art, and even to produce a…

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Why did we sell off the railways? | FT Feature

Why did we sell off the railways? | FT Feature

[BIRDS CHIRPING] [TRAIN ON TRACKS] People are feeling romantic about nationalisation because they don’t remember how awful it was. The railway is a natural monopoly. You don’t get to choose which train you travel on, which company you…

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How to start your own business

How to start your own business

Are you an aspiring entrepreneur desperate to escape corporate life? Maybe you dream of starting your own business but haven’t yet built up the courage to take the plunge. I want to know what it’s like to give…

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How to succeed at interviews

How to succeed at interviews

How are you? Me too. How are you? Please have a seat. So in this section, we’re going to talk about interviewing… how to ace the interview. So there’s really only one question people have in an interview,…

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Why investors buy bonds with negative returns | Charts that Count

Why investors buy bonds with negative returns | Charts that Count

Why would anyone want to buy an asset that they knew would lose money? Like any fixed interest rate asset, when you buy a bond if you pay a higher price for it you get less back in…

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