In cold economic terms, the attacks and the conflict that ensued will be good news for the IT vendors. An estimated $40bn of equipment was destroyed in the attacks, all of which will need to be replaced.
Post 11 September thinking will also spark a burst of new technology buying as companies review the way they work. The panel foresaw a rise in demand for storage and backup systems and services, and a greater focus on trying to capture knowledge held in people’s heads.
Does Darwin's theory apply to taxation? Colin ponders...
The EC has been instructed to draft a European Union (EU) directive authorising an EU financial transaction tax, which would apply to ten of the EU’s 28 member states
Accountancy watchdog the FRC has dropped its investigation into the former chief financial officer of Tesco, nearly two years after the supermarket was engulfed in an accounting scandal
Colin imagines how Apple's logo might change in the wake of the EC's ruling over its Irish tax arrangements