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How do you persuade people to buy sustainable goods?
How do you persuade people to buy sustainable goods?
Remembering the pride we felt after making environmentally friendly decisions is more likely to motivate us to make green choices [...]
December 13, 2019
Watchdog probes Viagogo's $4bn Stubhub buyout on competition grounds
Watchdog probes Viagogo's $4bn Stubhub buyout on competition grounds
Regulators will investigate whether secondary ticketing site Viagogo’s buyout of rival Stubhub will lessen competition in the market, it was [...]
December 13, 2019
Have yourself a very modern Christmas: How to keep things woke on the big day, from vegan-friendly to zero-carbon
Have yourself a very modern Christmas: How to keep things woke on the big day, from vegan-friendly to zero-carbon
The cards may read “peace to all men” but Christmas is a time for bitter fights, tantrums and physical conflict, [...]
December 13, 2019
The Ocean at the End of the Lane at the National Theatre review
The Ocean at the End of the Lane at the National Theatre review
Neil Gaiman’s The Ocean at the End of the Lane is one of those novels that seems impossible to stage. [...]
December 13, 2019
A Taste of Honey at Trafalgar Studios review: A kitchen sink drama with real heart
A Taste of Honey at Trafalgar Studios review: A kitchen sink drama with real heart
I first heard about A Taste of Honey through Morrissey, who had a penchant for nicking its best lines. I’m [...]
December 13, 2019
The Duchess of Malfi at the Almeida review: A shocking, brilliant drama
The Duchess of Malfi at the Almeida review: A shocking, brilliant drama
Since the explosion of the #MeToo movement, theatre directors have been bringing to the fore the themes of patriarchal violence [...]
December 13, 2019
Fairview at the Young Vic review: A strange and thrilling masterpiece
Fairview at the Young Vic review: A strange and thrilling masterpiece
When talking about her Pulitzer Prize-winning play, Fairview, writer Jackie Sibblies Drury explains that she cannot reveal what it is [...]
December 13, 2019
Why the latest SALT conference is a geopolitical win for the Middle East
Why the latest SALT conference is a geopolitical win for the Middle East
The global business conference, which has become a regular annual feature in Las Vegas, moved its latest edition to another desert oasis...
December 13, 2019
Delivery Hero takes a bite out of Asian market with $4bn Woowa deal
Delivery Hero takes a bite out of Asian market with $4bn Woowa deal
Delivery Hero has agreed a $4bn (£3bn) deal to purchase South Korea’s biggest food delivery app and form a joint [...]
December 13, 2019
Topshop boss Sir Philip Green bags £310m loan for Oxford Street store
Topshop boss Sir Philip Green bags £310m loan for Oxford Street store
Sir Philip Green has bagged a £310m deal to remortgage the flagship Topshop store on Oxford Street, securing the future [...]
December 13, 2019
General election 2019: SNP victory a 'clear mandate for indyref2' says Sturgeon
General election 2019: SNP victory a 'clear mandate for indyref2' says Sturgeon
The Scottish National Party has made huge gains across Scotland this election winning an additional 15 seats to bring the [...]
December 13, 2019
PA Awards 2019
They’re the too-often unsung heroes of the business world, but on Wednesday evening the capital’s best PAs and EAs were [...]
December 13, 2019
City reacts: Business 'eager for clarity' after Boris Johnson’s election victory
City reacts: Business 'eager for clarity' after Boris Johnson’s election victory
As Boris Johnson enjoys his General Election victory, business leaders have woken bleary eyed – but largely satisfied – with [...]
December 13, 2019
General Election night: Who are the big MP casualties?
General Election night: Who are the big MP casualties?
As Frankie Valli once sang, oh what a night. On a night of a seismic shift in the UK’s political [...]
December 13, 2019