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Forget about the politics of the Arab Spring – Its the economy stupid!


Once again our attention is being drawn back to the unfolding drama in the Middle East. Enthralled though I am by the daily 24 hour news coverage – yes, I’m a news junkie – I find myself none the wiser … Continue reading

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A Weekend in Sao Paulo


The sheer size of Sao Paulo is breathtaking. With a population of 20 million and rising Sao Paulo is the fifth largest city in the world. Its urban sprawl consumes some 30,000 square kilometres. Catching a taxi from the airport … Continue reading

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