Any other business

The party’s almost over — but not in the land of the weeping camel

9 May 2007 4:30 pm

The Dow Jones Industrial Average of leading US stocks passed 13200 for the first time last week.

The elder statesman of open skies

2 May 2007 3:23 pm

Judi Bevan meets Sir Michael Bishop of BMI, who wants to give BA and Virgin a run for their money over the Atlantic — and has no plans to sell out to either of them

Make a date at the destination station

2 May 2007 3:16 pm

If you have a long-lost Continental lover, you have a little under six months to arrange the perfect reunion under the clock at St Pancras on 14 November

It’s dotcom boom-time again — but can Soho really be the new Silicon Valley?

2 May 2007 3:09 pm

The heady days of 1999 are back. Once again it’s fashionable to work for an internet start-up, even more so if you’re a part of the so-called ‘Web 2.0’ bonanza

Oxbridge investors fail to win glittering prizes

25 April 2007 5:49 pm

Jonathan Davis says that if Britain’s ancient universities want to remain world-class, they should take tutorials from Harvard and Yale in how to invest their endowments

Aux armes, actionnaires!

25 April 2007 5:42 pm

Aux armes, actionnaires!

Why come to Kazakhstan?

25 April 2007 5:40 pm

Why come to Kazakhstan?

Shoppers think fresh – and think less of products endorsed by World Cup losers

25 April 2007 5:36 pm

Shoppers think fresh – and think less of products endorsed by World Cup losers

The brothers are back — and they’re setting the agenda

18 April 2007 5:46 pm

Matthew Lynn says British business has been too limp in its response to campaigns by media-savvy trade unions on issues such as private equity and outsourcing

A frenzy for Chinese art

18 April 2007 5:41 pm

A frenzy for Chinese art

The only Western oligarch in Moscow

18 April 2007 5:35 pm

The only Western oligarch in Moscow

The house may be a bargain — but how about the Chippendale to go with it?

18 April 2007 5:31 pm

The house may be a bargain — but how about the Chippendale to go with it?

Banking on victory for the Scottish Nationalists

12 April 2007 8:56 am

George Kerevan says the leaders of Scotland’s booming financial sector see the prospect of independence under an SNP government as an opportunity rather than a threat

Can Sarko halt France’s decline?

12 April 2007 8:54 am

When I first moved to Britain in 1995, after a misspent youth in France, there were few Gallic accents to be heard outside the tourist hotspots.

The island state that wishes it could be towed to less murky waters

12 April 2007 8:52 am

Singapore’s property market is roaring. I know that because our lease will soon expire and our landlady wants 70 per cent more rent than she did in 2004.

French trains: faster, cheaper, greener, sexier

4 April 2007 2:47 pm

Neil Collins meets Guillaume Pepy, France’s top railwayman, and asks what lessons Britain can learn from the record-breaking success of the TGV network

A way out of this Kafkaesque world

4 April 2007 2:44 pm

The regulator of premium-rate telephone services, ICSTIC, is investigating television companies which dangle prizes before viewers’ eyes and then make it extremely difficult to claim them.

Market-leading eco-warriors

4 April 2007 2:41 pm

Margareta Pagano visits Kingspan, a family-run firm at the forefront of zero-carbon building technology

In business since 1537, the City companythat’s acquiring targets in Basra

4 April 2007 2:39 pm

To Armoury House, headquarters of the Honourable Artillery Company, for lunch with the recruiting officer

Channel 4 heads closer to the edge

28 March 2007 3:13 pm

Edie Lush says competition from digital channels and the internet imperils the financial viability of Britain’s most provocative television broadcaster

A radical, reforming Budget? No – it was tax-and-spin as usual

28 March 2007 3:12 pm

Gordon Brown’s 11th and final Budget was a masterpiece of spin and obfuscation

Not so dark continent

28 March 2007 3:09 pm

Nigeria’s more than what you think it is.

Auctioneer by appointment to the world’s new rich

21 March 2007 6:33 pm

Jussi Pylkkanen, president of Christie’s Europe, says buyers from Russia, China and the Middle East are driving art prices to record highs

A duvet day’s as good as a pay rise

21 March 2007 6:31 pm

A duvet day’s as good as a pay rise

High-street icons are safe in private hands

21 March 2007 6:07 pm

High-street icons are safe in private hands