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Peter Day's World of Business

Insights into the business world with Peter Day - featuring content from his Radio 4 In Business programme, and also Global Business from the BBC World Service. You can visit In Business at http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/news/inbusiness/inbusiness.shtml and Global Business at http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/programmes/global_business.shtml

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    In Business: Medellin Miracle 21 May 15

    Medellin used to be one of the most dangerous cites ...

    Medellin used to be one of the most dangerous cites on earth; with a reputation for kidnapping and murder, as well as a thriving drugs trade. Now Colombia's second city has become a top global tourist destination. Peter Day reports on a remarkable...

    May 21, 2015 Read more
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    Global Business: Silicon Alley 14 May 15

    New York City has its own Silicon Alley and Manhattan ...

    New York City has its own Silicon Alley and Manhattan is fast becoming a hub for high tech start ups. Peter Day talks to the entrepreneurs trying to make it in the Big Apple by taking advantage of the brain power no longer locked up in banks and the...

    May 14, 2015 Read more
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    In Business: Thinking Machines 07 May 15

    One of the most famous computer systems in the world ...

    One of the most famous computer systems in the world is called Watson, developed by IBM. It's best known in for beating two human contestants to win the American game show, Jeopardy. Watson may now be leading a revolution in 'machine learning'. Peter...

    May 7, 2015 Read more
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    In Business: Immigration - The Business View

    Immigration is one of the key issues of the General ...

    Immigration is one of the key issues of the General Election campaign. Peter Day asks businesses, big and small, what they think about immigration. How dependent is Britain on workers from other countries in Europe, and beyond? What impact have...

    Apr 30, 2015 Read more
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    In Business: Circular Economy

    As Dame Ellen MacArthur circumnavigated the globe she got first-hand ...

    As Dame Ellen MacArthur circumnavigated the globe she got first-hand knowledge of the finite nature of the world's resources. When she retired from sailing she created a foundation to promote the concept of a 'Circular Economy' - where resources are...

    Apr 23, 2015 Read more
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    Global Business: What’s Ailing Argentina 23 Apr 15

    Businesses in Argentina say they suffer from too much red ...

    Businesses in Argentina say they suffer from too much red tape, rampant inflation and import restrictions. Middle class Buenos Aires residents say the cost of everyday goods in supermarkets makes life difficult. Peter Day hears from business leaders...

    Apr 23, 2015 Read more
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    In Business: Last Tango 16 Apr 15

    Less than fifteen years since Argentina last plunged into a ...

    Less than fifteen years since Argentina last plunged into a serious economic crisis, there are fears that trouble is looming again. Peter Day reports from Buenos Aires on why the country finds it so hard to learn from its past and hears about...

    Apr 16, 2015 Read more
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    In Business: Blank Screens 09 Apr 15

    The Information Technology department used to be a mysterious backroom ...

    The Information Technology department used to be a mysterious backroom operation, but has become the vital component of a successful company. With relentless technical developments businesses are facing a constant risk of their computer systems being...

    Apr 9, 2015 Read more
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    Global Business: Second Curve 09 Apr 15

    Business commentator and social philosopher Charles Handy speaks to Peter ...

    Business commentator and social philosopher Charles Handy speaks to Peter Day about his new book, The Second Curve, and asks if we should all plan on reinventing ourselves in later life to take advantage of new trends, innovations and ideas that will...

    Apr 9, 2015 Read more
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    In Business: The Freelance Economy/Micros 2 Apr 2015

    The growing freelance and micro-business economy is explored by Peter ...

    The growing freelance and micro-business economy is explored by Peter Day. Why are so many people setting up on their own and will it be a decision they'll come to regret?...

    Apr 2, 2015 Read more
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