Technology Not Government Is The Key to Global Trade

David Cottle / October 4, 2016 at 11:00 PM 615 views

Or, more precisely, I made a deal with a company based there. A journalist, I was approached via LinkedIn (other social media websites are available), by a Chinese firm. It wanted to branch out into the English-speaking world. It wanted…

Pounded? A sterling excuse for a lower currency.

David Cottle / August 16, 2016 at 11:00 PM 629 views

Ever since June the 23rd’s seismic shock, Remainers and Brexiteers, the Roundheads and Cavaliers de nos jours, have been hitting each other with statistics. Broadly speaking you can take your choice. For every crumbling economic indicator, there’s another one doing…

Of course there is no plan for Brexit. So what?

David Cottle / May 9, 2016 at 11:00 PM 725 views

So the engine is spluttering and stall speed dangerously close. You’ve screwed your courage to the sticking place and are about to bet your life on whoever was packing parachutes this morning. Then you notice something. Your co-pilot is still…