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Known for glazing in windows with high insulating properties, the sector is now extending into new territory.   The innovation is called “smart-tinting glass”, to be placed into the global marketplace by early 2018, is not just glass, it is a system for the management of natural light that transitions from clear to dark in less than 3 minutes. Offering sun blocking, anti-glare protection and near privacy, this smart-tinting system makes of the building’s occupants wish it’s command.

Innovation is called “smart-tinting glass”

Glass unlimited, used to be AGC’s tagline. What seemed to be a material producer’s wish has become plain reality

“A great entrepreneur is optimistic for the future and asks what problem you can solve, and how you can solve it different from the others, better than the others,” he continued.

Jack Ma warns against the one mistake that can destroy start-ups

Jack Ma is a global icon in business, ranked second on Fortune’s list of the World’s 50 Greatest Leaders and one of the richest men in China, with a personal fortune of nearly $30 billion, according to Forbes

Well-intentioned policymakers believed that the benefits and costs of free market policies would be shared equally. That belief was wrong because it elided the fact that many people own little more than their skills and their time, and the free market doesn’t guarantee a use for them.

Capitalism is losing support. It is time for a new deal

The financial crisis has led many to question the legitimacy of capitalism

Overseeing the preparation of 180,000 meals each day is a team of five executive chefs and sous chefs. During peak periods such as the summer this figure rockets, with the 2017 record in July when 220,000 meals were processed in a 24-hour period. Like everything else at the Emirates Flight Catering Centre (EKFC), this is undertaken with military-style precision.The airline boasts a global spread of destinations and also sources ingredients used in its dishes from around the globe. There’s bananas from the Philippines, lamb sourced from New Zealand, vegetables from the Middle East and locally-sourced meat. Oh, and not forgetting (still popular) baked beans from the UK.

Top airline expands service from Brussels - and flies the flag for onboard cuisine

Leading airline Emirates is doing best to dispel traditional myths about onboard food with an innovative and inventive approach to eating at 34,000ft

So far this year, 46 global technology companies have reached unicorn status, according to research from CB Insights. Of those, China has produced 17 – only slightly fewer than the 19 created in the US.

This map will change how you see the world’s tech titans

Chinese unicorns are on the rise


BitLocation in talks to bring Bitcoin Trading to the High Street

By: EBR | Tuesday, October 10, 2017

3 ways the future of work can be fair as well as flexible

By: EBR | Friday, October 06, 2017

Rajeev Kher: ‘A social business does not remain a social business forever’

By: EBR | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Social Media and SMEs

By: EBR | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

The nine major ways of doing business in the world

By: EBR | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Digitally enabling customer loyalty

By: EBR | Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Business can help create a more collaborative and inclusive society, but first this needs to change

By: EBR | Friday, August 25, 2017

The Rise of Digital Workers

By: EBR | Friday, August 18, 2017

Trust in the age of AI: We need cybersecurity by design

By: EBR | Tuesday, August 08, 2017

The dark and the darker sides of the market

By: EBR | Friday, August 04, 2017

We’re losing trust in business. How can we get it back?

By: EBR | Friday, July 28, 2017

China’s $900 billion New Silk Road. What you need to know

By: EBR | Friday, June 30, 2017

How the Berlin government could rein in Airbnb and protect local housing

By: EBR | Friday, June 30, 2017

How to get the most from your agency relationships in 2017

By: EBR | Monday, June 26, 2017

Turning the linear circular: the future of the global economy

By: EBR | Friday, June 02, 2017

Does Silicon Valley still care about climate change?

By: EBR | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Why it’s time for the Arab world to unshackle its start-ups

By: EBR | Monday, May 29, 2017

Over 9.4 million people employed in the renewable energy sector

By: EBR | Friday, May 05, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg: The end of smartphones and TVs is coming

By: EBR | Friday, April 21, 2017

Q&A with Vietnam’s inspiring Social Entrepreneur of the year

By: EBR | Friday, March 31, 2017

Start-ups won’t save the economy. But ‘scale ups’ could

By: EBR | Friday, March 31, 2017

The black box of executive compensation

By: EBR | Thursday, March 23, 2017

The finance world’s short-termism will destroy our communities, economies and the planet

By: EBR | Friday, March 17, 2017

The world’s 10 biggest economies in 2017

By: EBR | Friday, March 17, 2017

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