This post explores five train rides from different parts of the world, ranging from a bare-bones trip in Vietnam to a luxury land cruise in India featuring a presidential suite with marble floors and two showers.
Welcome back to Global Glance.This week we look at: China’s massive state layoffs and zombie plants; Nigeria’s ghost workers; and Barclays’ Africa exit.
In this week's Global Glance we look at a Spanish case that may force a company to bottle Coke against its will, cracking down on illicit financial flows from Africa, and a travel jacket company that received $9 million in Kickstarter Funding.
In this week's Global Glance, we look at the lasting effects of Japan’s 2011 tsunami, Starbucks’ expansion into sub-Saharan Africa, and a great Instagram account from a Turkish photographer.
In this week's Global Glance we look at Uber’s and Airbnb’s differing global strategies, a pro golfer’s UK visa woes and luxury vacations.
In this week's Global Glance we look at Nestlé’s recent troubles in Africa and India, choosing an international cellphone plan, and tips for avoiding jet lag.
This week, we look at competition for Uber in African countries, an Australian tax announcement that has Uber upset and Airbnb relieved, and a US-based company that is marketing to English-speaking readers in India and beyond.