Tag: recession

Categories: Dr. Who

31 October 2008

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Looking forward to seeing him die

It’s Saturday night. Door shut. The mother is banned from the living room. Even the dog – K9 – is not allowed to bark. Being Swiss and German respectively they just don’t get it. My half-British 11-year-old son does. Read on ›

Categories: Crisis management

30 October 2008

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Reasons to be cheerful Part 3

London’s latest shopping extravagnza, the Westfield London Centre, was planned in a boom in another century and opens at the beginning of a recession.

Oh doom, oh gloom, oh glum. Thank goodness, Boris says that view’s nonsense. Read on ›

Categories: Trust and reputations

29 October 2008

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I smell big business for PR

Yesterday in the midst of recession, Volkswagen briefly became the world’s most valuable company, worth £238 billion. Hedge funds were gambling, which is what they do for a living, that VW shares would fall. Read on ›