Year in the Arab World special report

Year in the Arab World

Rarely a peaceful region, the Arab world was convulsed in 2014 by existential crises

a worker pours a glass of whisky at a distillery in Taiwan
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The Business of Whisky

Exports fell in the first half of this year, but the industry is bullish

Emerging Voices

The FT/OppenheimerFunds Emerging Voices awards will recognise the most inventive and creative fiction writers, film-makers and artists from emerging market countries in Africa and the Middle East, Asia-Pacific and Latin America.

Innovation in Healthcare

The contours of a more efficient health landscape are slowly coming into view

Working in Asia

Latest video: The FT talks to women at leading IT companies, who see the sector as a catalyst for better opportunities

illustration for top story of The Connected Business December 2014
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The Connected Business

Established IT groups are keen to demonstrate they are still relevant

FT’s Year in Finance

Many are still asking whether enough has been done to stop another financial crisis

Investing in Bogotá

Dark days of fear give way to hope

An attendant, right, shows a Panasonic Corp. Viera 4K television to a visitor at the Cutting-Edge IT & Electronics Comprehensive Exhibition (CEATEC) in Chiba, Japan, on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014
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Japan: Technology & Innovation

Some companies are finally trying to improve returns to shareholders

the Red Arrows display team passes St James Concert and Assembly Hall in St Peter Port during an air show in September
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Guernsey as a Financial Centre

Global uncertainty can play to the advantage of offshore centres. The island is seeing growth again as confidence rises

FT Wealth

In this edition: Atlantic City’s boardwalk, Brutalist architecture under threat, Bolivia rising, galleries in exile

Investing in Portugal

Fall of Espírito Santo may hold promise for more productive areas of the economy

North America Innovative Lawyers

There are fascinating signs of structural change as firms move to embrace new technology and the potential for radical efficiencies

New Trade Routes: Brazil

Brazil is undergoing a deep shift in trade flows with the end of the commodity supercycle

Investing in Kenya

Initial turmoil of Kenyatta presidency recedes but transparency is a concern