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Watches and Jewellery

Swiss watchmakers hit by weakness in a number of key markets


Expatriates flock to China’s business capital, drawn by lucrative job offers. Why do they stay?
Westonbirt School near Tetbury, Gloucestershire.
Why the rarefied world of UK boarding schools appeals to parents around the world

Investing in Poland

After 25 years of democracy and a decade of EU membership, Warsaw faces political uncertainty and economic challenges

The Future of Retirement

Persuading workers in their 20s and 30s to save for a distant retirement is a challenge for government and employers alike

Emerging Voices

The FT/OppenheimerFunds Emerging Voices awards recognise artists from emerging market countries

Global Currencies: Renminbi

Internationalisation of the renminbi means challenges for Beijing

African Entrepreneurs

Start-ups are thriving and helping to change perceptions of business

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Managing Risk in a Globalised World

Technology is bringing new problems that businesses must now face

People are at work as part of the grape harvest at the vineyards of chateau Haut-Brion, a Bordeaux grand cru, on August 31, 2011 in Pessac, southwestern France
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FT Wine: Bordeaux

While prices have fallen in recent years, international demand is beginning to show signs of a revival

Skills: The government’s target of 3m new apprenticeships can be achieved only by working with the private sector
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Responsible Business

Awards highlight companies’ good work, from education initiatives to preventive healthcare

New Trade Routes: Arab World

Oil prices are set to rise and infrastructure investment could help forge new trade links

Corporate Longevity

Global probe into the innovation and focus companies need to ensure long-term survival

The Business of Rum

Troubled history has spawned thriving drinks industry stretching from the Americas to Asia

Vienna as a Business Location

Financial crisis has arrived, but Austria’s capital is reinventing itself

FT Wealth

In this edition: a revival in Old Masters; rise of the Asian family office; investing in athletes; Mexico’s rich uncovered

Investing in Spain

Business leaders and investors want a government that is both stable and capable of pushing through further reforms