news - News THE ECONOMIST en_GB latest news: THE ECONOMIST. http://news.voxquo.com/media/ECO/The-Economist/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-06-20T00:26:49+00:00 201-06-08T14:46:07+00:00 <![CDATA[Tech firms hoard huge cash piles]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/881529/Tech-firms-hoard-huge-cash-piles/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-31T19:43:39+00:00 <![CDATA[The cheery new leader of Canada’s Conservatives]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/881412/The-cheery-new-leader-of-Canadas-Conservatives/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-29T14:49:48+00:00 <![CDATA[A drug used to treat sleeping sickness may also help with autism]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/881512/A-drug-used-to-treat-sleeping-sickness-may-also-help-with-autism/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-28T16:01:34+00:00 <![CDATA[One bitcoin is worth twice as much as an ounce of gold]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878132/One-bitcoin-is-worth-twice-as-much-as-an-ounce-of-gold/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[How becoming a Hong Kong pensioner can save you tax]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878133/How-becoming-a-Hong-Kong-pensioner-can-save-you-tax/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[A new code aims to clean up the foreign-exchange market]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878134/A-new-code-aims-to-clean-up-the-foreign-exchange-market/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[A trade deal between the EU and east Africa is in trouble]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878135/A-trade-deal-between-the-EU-and-east-Africa-is-in-trouble/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[Machine-learning promises to shake up large swathes of finance]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878136/Machine-learning-promises-to-shake-up-large-swathes-of-finance/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[Why companies in the chemicals industry are mixing]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878141/Why-companies-in-the-chemicals-industry-are-mixing/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[Netflix still gets booed at Cannes]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878142/Netflix-still-gets-booed-at-Cannes/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[The two Theresa Mays]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878148/The-two-Theresa-Mays/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[Election fatigue and a predictable race may suppress turnout]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878149/Election-fatigue-and-a-predictable-race-may-suppress-turnout/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[A Northern Irish party seeks a path between sectarianism]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878150/A-Northern-Irish-party-seeks-a-path-between-sectarianism/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[How online campaigning is influencing Britain’s election]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878151/How-online-campaigning-is-influencing-Britains-election/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[The Tories wisely defer plans to fiddle with human-rights laws]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878152/The-Tories-wisely-defer-plans-to-fiddle-with-human-rights-laws/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[A magnificent U-turn raises questions about Tory competence]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878153/A-magnificent-U-turn-raises-questions-about-Tory-competence/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[Canada’s war over “cultural appropriation”]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878048/Canadas-war-over-“cultural-appropriation”/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[Argentina’s new, honest inflation statistics]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878049/Argentinas-new-honest-inflation-statistics/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[The fate of Brazil’s president hangs in the balance]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878050/The-fate-of-Brazils-president-hangs-in-the-balance/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[Brazil’s fabulous Batista boys]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878051/Brazils-fabulous-Batista-boys/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[The parable of Italians in the South]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878052/The-parable-of-Italians-in-the-South/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[Ukraine and Russia are both trapped by the war in Donbas]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878057/Ukraine-and-Russia-are-both-trapped-by-the-war-in-Donbas/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[Ukraine is struggling with corruption, sometimes successfully]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878058/Ukraine-is-struggling-with-corruption-sometimes-successfully/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[The billionaire who will probably be the next Czech prime minister]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878059/The-billionaire-who-will-probably-be-the-next-Czech-prime-minister/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:49+00:00 <![CDATA[The land of morosité and ennui is embracing life coaches]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878060/The-land-of-morosité-and-ennui-is-embracing-life-coaches/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:46+00:00 <![CDATA[“Disco bacteria” could churn out drugs and useful chemicals]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878127/“Disco-bacteria”-could-churn-out-drugs-and-useful-chemicals/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[Airports switch to “virtual” control towers]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878128/Airports-switch-to-“virtual”-control-towers/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[Using light to fingerprint paper]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878129/Using-light-to-fingerprint-paper/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[How to build cheaper smart weapons]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878130/How-to-build-cheaper-smart-weapons/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[Male and female beetles fight over penis spines]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878131/Male-and-female-beetles-fight-over-penis-spines/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[To forecast share returns, count buy-backs as well as dividends]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878137/To-forecast-share-returns-count-buy-backs-as-well-as-dividends/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[What the German economic model can teach Emmanuel Macron]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878138/What-the-German-economic-model-can-teach-Emmanuel-Macron/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[Is efficient-market theory becoming more efficient?]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878139/Is-efficient-market-theory-becoming-more-efficient/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[Noble Group, a big Asian commodities trader, is teetering]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878140/Noble-Group-a-big-Asian-commodities-trader-is-teetering/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[Among private tech firms, Airbnb has pursued a distinct strategy]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878143/Among-private-tech-firms-Airbnb-has-pursued-a-distinct-strategy/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[An abrupt change at the top at Ford]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878144/An-abrupt-change-at-the-top-at-Ford/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[Jeff Immelt’s record shows the pitfalls of capital allocation]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878145/Jeff-Immelts-record-shows-the-pitfalls-of-capital-allocation/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[The market for rare trainers]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878146/The-market-for-rare-trainers/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[Masayoshi Son and Saudi Arabia launch a monster technology fund]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878147/Masayoshi-Son-and-Saudi-Arabia-launch-a-monster-technology-fund/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[More women are being put behind bars. Fewer should be]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878046/More-women-are-being-put-behind-bars-Fewer-should-be/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[Congressional hearings on election meddling grind on]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878053/Congressional-hearings-on-election-meddling-grind-on/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[The White House’s budget goes from unrealistic to innumerate]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878054/The-White-Houses-budget-goes-from-unrealistic-to-innumerate/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[Schemes to topple the president quickly would hurt the country]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878055/Schemes-to-topple-the-president-quickly-would-hurt-the-country/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[Before Republicans replace Obamacare, the White House is killing it]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878056/Before-Republicans-replace-Obamacare-the-White-House-is-killing-it/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[How Trump, Putin and Erdogan unsettle the EU]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878061/How-Trump-Putin-and-Erdogan-unsettle-the-EU/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[Greece meets creditors’ demands but gets no relief]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878062/Greece-meets-creditors-demands-but-gets-no-relief/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T13:49:45+00:00 <![CDATA[The hunt is on for the Manchester bomber’s accomplices]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878154/The-hunt-is-on-for-the-Manchester-bombers-accomplices/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T09:33:34+00:00 <![CDATA[Too many prisons make bad people worse. There is a better way]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/878047/Too-many-prisons-make-bad-people-worse-There-is-a-better-way/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-25T08:33:16+00:00 <![CDATA[America’s trade policy has a new face, Robert Lighthizer]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/873298/Americas-trade-policy-has-a-new-face-Robert-Lighthizer/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-18T13:46:19+00:00 <![CDATA[Numismatics—acquiring old coins—outperforms other investments]]> http://news.voxquo.com/article/873299/Numismatics—acquiring-old-coins—outperforms-other-investments/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss-media 2017-05-18T13:46:19+00:00