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Even if you do make it to the country of your dreams, it doesn’t take much for the dream to become a nightmare. Dave looks at an infographic that shows why it’s worth removing the rose-tinted glasses when contemplating becoming an expat.
Two contrasting experiences in dealing with utility problems gives Dave food for a bit of thought.
Dave reviews Professor Muhammad Yunus’s remarkable story of the Grameen Bank and the micro-credit revolution in fighting world poverty.
“I’ve yet to fully understand how two largely dysfunctional legacy carriers with a raft of problems can truly benefit from the United/Continental merger. As a fellow aviation professional, my first thoughts are with the employees of the respective airlines.” Our aviation correspondent Roy Hinds takes a sceptical view of recent airline mergers.
Some of you may remember that when British Airways was formed in the early 1970s out of the old BOAC and BEA their advertising jingle ran:…