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Jobs and Growth: Can’t Have One Without the Other?

The lesson here needs to be learnt: austerity alone will NOT do the trick. Jobs and Growth: Can’t Have One Without the Other?. Advertisements

Making Goldilocks Happy

Making Goldilocks Happy.

What the Euro in your pocket means « Super Commuter

Design, culture, finance and identity… this is an interesting piece! What the Euro in your pocket means « Super Commuter.  

Rolex Middle Sea Race: Latest News

Rolex Middle Sea Race: Latest News.

Of hospital floors and odd busses

One tends to notice the oddest things during a crisis. Not necessarily because the things themselves are odd; no, it really is the act of noticing that surprises. Unfortunately, you find it hard to ignore them afterwards. They may be little things, an unfortunate use of language, for example. The sort of thing that would … Continue reading

Payments on the go

Advertising the M-PESA service in Tanzania. Photo from sociate on Flickr Some time ago I had looked into the development of mobile money for a Maltese news magazine. It was, then, a hot topic. At least, I thought so and with luck, you may agree with me. Now the European Union is drawing close to … Continue reading

Ramping up the pressure?

I would hate to be the commander of the NATO forces providing protection to Libya‘s citizens. The task is close to impossible: bombs, missiles and planes may be very powerful weapons, but if your brief is to use them to protect without killing people, they have their limitations. The death of Saif al Arab Ghaddafi along with three children … Continue reading