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The Connected Business

IT will also play a critical role in reshaping health systems

Working in Global Energy

The challenge of filling posts is prompting creative recruiting, with the military being tapped for North Sea jobs


There are increasing signals that airlines are expanding their fleets too quickly

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Responsible Business

Good corporate citizens shine. Many companies, however, insist on business cases for sustainability programmes


Confidence is slowly returning but hurdles still loom ahead

New Trade Routes: Arab World

The centuries-old Silk Road is being reconstituted and strengthened for the modern era

Sustainable Healthcare

Increasing longevity combined with lifestyle conditions such as obesity are raising costs and forcing a policy rethink

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FT Wealth

The growing number of Chinese museums; South Korea’s use of literature as a form of ‘soft power’; investing in Kazakhstan

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FT 300 Top Registered Investment Advisers

The inaugural list asks what makes a top-quality adviser

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The Connected Business

The web is enabling smart ways to make inventions real and involve customers in development plans

Investing in Spain

National institutions face hostile scrutiny and there is a threat of secession

Modern Energy

Utilities are reinventing their business models as high street retailers and telecoms companies move into their territory

Financial Training

The financial crisis highlighted failings of information and understanding. Educators are trying to fill the void

Working in the International Public Sector

Want to work for the UN or Oxfam? Get ready for a fast-changing world

Engineering the Future

Many of the world’s most exciting companies have engineering innovation at their heart, including those set up in recent years to explore novel areas of science and technology