A third of the world’s shipping goes through the South China Sea's waters, and it is an important fishing ground
Cash still rules in the UK—but only just
Assets are easier to identify than profits and in the last decade they have increased hugely in value
This year could see the infrastructure put in place to make sci-fi imaginings a reality
The Obama administration has much to say—but it doesn’t really want friends
A new dating culture is on the rise
Now that expansion has slowed, the children of the baby boomers have less favourable prospects than their parents.
Lower prices are a good thing—so long as they do not fall too far. The health of the global economy in 2015 will depend on whether this balance is reached
Russia and the US are both preparing to make major shifts
Who'd want to be a politician now?