From the ashes of a bloody civil war, modern Sri Lanka was born. Today it is one of the most promising business destinations in Asia, with unprecedented growth and plenty of opportunity. Rita Lobo looks at the long road from war to riches
Famed for fine wools and Genghis Khan, Mongolia is charging ahead, this time on the back of the wealth buried beneath its feet
The horrors of war prompt strong responses from many artists. As the world commemorates the centenary of the First World War, Jo Caird explores the deeply personal work of Käthe Kollwitz
Stunning mountains, snow-capped cities, frosty alpine trees; winter makes everything that bit more magical.
The biannual fashion showcase comes around once again this September, marking the first of the major four fashion weeks. Since its establishment in 1943 the week-long event has stood fast as a major milestone on the fashion calendar and is still a must-see event for those looking to either tap into the latest trends, or discover the industry’s hottest designers.
The 48-hour party takes place over a star-studded weekend and welcomes some of the world’s coolest acts to perform at over 30 clubs across some of the city’s most distinctive venues, none more so than Tempelhof Airport. Not content with the most talked-about music acts, the festival also features an Art Village, populated by graffiti, comic and graphic artists.
The Paris Autumn Festival invites artists from all corners of the globe, in any number of disciplines, to come and practice their craft in the French capital. Boasting an eclectic programme of events, spanning music, film, dance and performing arts, the festival is a four-month-long celebration of art and a reflection of why France is a hotbed for emerging and established talent.
Bangalore’s constant congestion is costing its IT and BPO industries billions
Your estate agent will be one of the most important ingredients when you are buying property abroad, particularly once you have arrived in your new country of choice on a viewing trip
Silicon Valley has been king of the startup world for decades, but not for lack of competition. Lizzie Meager counts down ten of its rivals
Europe offers some of the most stunning and intriguing places in the world – Laura French takes a look at five of the best cities on the continent for weekend getaways
There’s an ever-expanding library of apps out there, just waiting to make travel easier. We bring you the best of the bunch
Data roaming doesn’t have to ground global business travel, writes Vodafone Global Enterprise CEO, Jan Geldmacher
Montenegro has long struggled to organise its ailing economy, but thanks to a skyrocketing tourism industry with dynamic healthcare options, the tide may finally be turning in its favour
Younger C-suites and technological advances have put the power of booking in the hands of the traveller
Alpine resorts are famed for their ski seasons, but plentiful summer activities make property here a solid investment
Having recently hosted the Winter Olympics, Sochi is becoming a prime destination for MICE travel. Its central location and diverse facilities are making this unconventional location an outright winner
With direct flights to many intriguing European destinations and all the continent’s key transport hubs, Montenegro Airlines can take you where you want to be
Les Mariannes Wellness Sanctuary, situated in an idyllic Mauritian village, is the perfect place to rejuvenate both mind and body, and recover from the stresses of a hectic, modern life
What started over 50 years ago with careful experimentation and high hopes is now available to patients all over the world – dental implant treatment has reached new heights
Hotel of choice for international sports stars, The Torch Doha gives every guest a true taste of Qatari luxury
Hotel Spiwak Chipichape Cali provides innovation and development in a country of investment opportunities and tourism, finds Karen González
A lesser-known natural gem, the Faroe Islands is beautiful, accessible and full of exciting and quirky options for meetings and incentives packages
Stuttgart is an important industrial centre in Germany, and a well-established tourist destination. It’s no surprise then, that Stuttgart Airport is becoming one of the most modern, well-equipped transportation hubs in Europe
Lively, luscious and full of cultural curiosities, Madrid is the perfect location for a charming meeting or inspiring convention
A sharp and unexpected increase in the number of business class bookings has led some to speculate about the re-emergence of business class-only airlines
In the heart of Europe, Montenegro is the ideal location for medical tourism, and Optimal Day Hospital is the perfect place for expert eye treatment
Gone are the days when the winged hammer and sickle meant old planes, poor food and grumpy stewardesses. Today’s Aeroflot stands up against any global airline, with its excellent safety, modernity and service
Poker is enjoying a surge in popularity, and those in the corporate world are beginning to realise the valuable business lessons contained within
For the children of successful executives, a permanent base for schooling is invaluable. In Sweden’s beautiful Sigtuna, SSHL offers educational excellence for international scholars
As Supercity Aparthotels plans to double its London offering over the next two years, we look at the secret of its success and discover why aparthotels are the accommodation of choice for business travellers
App-led supper clubs offer something new for business travellers hungry for cultural enlightenment. We sent our reporter to put it to the test
Luxury jets, helicopters and boats are an increasingly popular option for travellers sick of the hassle and decreasing standards of commercial travel
Fans praised the football at this summer’s Brazil World Cup, but chronic mismanagement shone a light on a bitter reality: mega events may no longer be a viable model
Iran’s tentative steps back into the geopolitical fold have piqued the curiosity of many. Cyrus Massoudi, a British-born Iranian, went to discover his roots and uncover the true Iran, writes Jules Gray
The Boeing 747 revolutionised commercial flight on its introduction over 40 years ago. But as Matt Timms discovers, the ‘Queen of the Skies’ is fast becoming a relic of aviation history
Gary Connery, professional stuntman, is best known for his portrayal of the Queen, skydiving into the 2012 Olympics. His work takes him all over the globe, diving from cliff tops and treading on unsuspecting crocodiles along the way
Frequent-flyer miles have long been an enjoyable perk for busy business travellers. However, some firms are now starting to claim them as their own. Who is right?
Business travel is becoming increasingly exotic, yet visa processing is still proving difficult in some of the most lucrative destinations
Using a host of devices is often vital to doing the best business possible abroad – XCom Global has a cheap, quick solution