The world is emerging from the cheap-money era with a mountain of debt that’s about to get dangerously expensive. The total owed by households, businesses and governments stands at $290 trillion, up more than one-third from a decade ago. Madis Kabash explains.
"I’m full of both anticipation and trepidation as the prices for the next day is published." Scandinavians confronted by staggering energy costs this winter are saving money by using appliances during off-peak times. Bloomberg's Lars Paulsson explains how the system works.
There are over 1,000 species of cactus and most can be found in Mexico. Two entrepreneurs have found a way to turn this hardy plant into an alternative form of leather. Desserto is out to offer sustainable alternatives to more than just the fashion industry.