A transatlantic handshake

Business

In February 2017, the European Parliament voted in favour of CETA (the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement) – a new trade deal aiming to boost investments and facilitate the export of goods and services by cutting 98% of tariffs between Canada and the EU. Canada In February 2017, the European Parliament voted in favour of CETA (the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement) – a new trade deal aiming to boost investments and facilitate the export of goods and services by cutting 98% of tariffs between Canada and the EU. Canada is a significant market for the EU’s exports and a country rich in natural resources, which the EU may benefit from. Positioning itself as a progressive agreement, CETA goes beyond setting aside customs duties; the parties pledge to ensure the co-existence of economic growth, social matters and environmental protection and, by more

National Front Presidential candidate Marine Le Pen. Credit @pinterest.com.

Striving for innovation

News & Politics

With the French Presidential elections occurring on the 23rd April, the candidates have seemingly recently begun their campaigns, attempting to … more

The 2016 Six Nations champions England with the Triple Crown trophy. Credit @pinterest.com.

An international masterclass

Sport

The beginning of February signalled the commencement of the Six Nations, a rugby tournament contested between a selection of the … more

World Ecomonic Forum. Credit@flickr

Global leadership

Business

In what may seem like a rapidly evolving and progressively more interconnected world characterised by cutting-edge technologies, demographic shifts … more

Michael Keaton stars as Ray Kroc who played a key role in McDonald's expansion. Credit@FilmNationEntertainment.TheWeinstein Company

Fast Food Founder

Entertainment

The name “McDonald’s” seems to be internationally recognised. Along with its golden arches, resembling the letter “M”, this international … more

MOANA is an adventurous, tenacious and compassionate 16-year-old who sails out on a daring mission to save her people. Along the way, she discovers the one thing she's always sought: her own identity. Directed by the renowned filmmaking team of Ron Clements and John Musker (“The Little Mermaid,” “Aladdin,” “The Princess & the Frog”) and featuring newcomer Auli'I Cravalho as the voice of Moana, Walt Disney Animation Studios' “Moana” sails into U.S. theaters on Nov. 23, 2016. ©2016 Disney. All Rights Reserved.

Art in Moana

Art & Design

Achieving some of the highest public and professional ratings in the time since its release, Disney’s Moana aims to … more

Allegra forecasts the total UK coffee shop market will exceed 20,500 outlets and turnover of £8.7 billion by 2018. Image credit - @Paul Heskesviaflickr.com

Essential economic role

Food & Drink

The total UK coffee shop market is estimated at 16,501 outlets and continues to show strong sales growth of … more

Mimi shopping in Italy. Credit@Mimi Kirk

In the raw

Business

Voted sexiest vegetarian over 50 by PETA, Mimi Kirk is the author of Live Raw: Raw Food Recipes for … more

My brother and I love 3D puzzles!

Puzzles or keepsakes?

Children

Last year I wrote about the really awesome 3D gifts which were around on the high street for us … more

Golden Tours London bus. Credit@Wikimedia Commons

Hop on hop off

Travel

London’s tour industry seems to play an important part in the city’s economy, aiming to provide a safe and … more

Libratus developers Prod. Tuomas Sandholm and Ph.D. student Noam Brown stad between the 4 Texas Hold 'em Poker specialists. Credit@2017 Rivers Casino. All rights reserved.

An artificial bluff

Science & Technology

The term artificial intelligence or A.I, as it’s often abbreviated, is used to describe a form of intelligence demonstrated … more

The Swiss women's pair performing at the World Championships. Credit @UCI via Facebook.

A canvas of credentials

Sport

Recently, the World Championships for indoor cycling occurred, with the event of artistic cycling, a culmination of gymnastics and bike … more

Rally in support of refugees. Credit@flick

Unity in diversity

News & Politics

Staying true to his campaign promises, on January 27th, 2017, president Donald Trump issued an executive order marking numerous changes … more